Davis is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 653 people and just one neighborhood, Davis is the 710th largest community in Illinois. Davis has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Davis isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Davis are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Davis is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Davis who work in office and administrative support (16.67%), management occupations (10.77%) and healthcare (9.23%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Davis 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 really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Davis 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.
In Davis, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.05 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.