East Galesburg is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 806 people and just one neighborhood, East Galesburg is the 677th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, East Galesburg is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.32% of the East Galesburg workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, East Galesburg is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in East Galesburg who work in office and administrative support (11.69%), sales jobs (10.13%) and healthcare (8.05%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The village is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, East Galesburg has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes East Galesburg a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
East Galesburg is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.