Delavan is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,663 people and just one neighborhood, Delavan is the 523rd largest community in Illinois. Delavan has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Delavan is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Delavan is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Delavan who work in office and administrative support (14.74%), management occupations (7.95%) and computer science and math (7.51%).
Also of interest is that Delavan has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In Delavan, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.91 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Delavan is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.