Eureka is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 5,373 people and just one neighborhood, Eureka is the 325th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Eureka isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Eureka are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Eureka is a city of professionals, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Eureka who work in office and administrative support (14.17%), business and financial occupations (10.99%) and food service (9.72%).
Also of interest is that Eureka has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Eureka, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Eureka provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.