Davis Junction is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,293 people and just one neighborhood, Davis Junction is the 455th largest community in Illinois. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Davis Junction, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Davis Junction, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Davis Junction’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Davis Junction does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $65,197.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Davis Junction is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Davis Junction is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Davis Junction who work in office and administrative support (15.22%), sales jobs (8.03%) and management occupations (7.56%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Davis Junction is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Davis Junction really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Davis Junction perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Davis Junction is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Davis Junction, the average commute to work is 32.32 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small village, Davis Junction doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.