Evansville is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 682 people and just one neighborhood, Evansville is the 700th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Evansville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.08% of the Evansville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Evansville is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Evansville who work in office and administrative support (15.15%), food service (7.07%) and personal care services (6.40%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Evansville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
In Evansville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.67 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Evansville 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.