Dwight is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 4,057 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dwight is the 360th largest community in Illinois.
Dwight is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dwight is a village of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dwight who work in sales jobs (9.74%), office and administrative support (7.89%), and teaching (7.27%).
The percentage of adults in Dwight who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.32% of the adults in Dwight have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Dwight in 2010 was $27,342, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,368 for a family of four. However, Dwight contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Dwight home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dwight residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dwight include Irish, English, Danish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Dwight is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.