Fairbury is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 3,678 people and just one neighborhood, Fairbury is the 382nd largest community in Illinois. Fairbury 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, Fairbury isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fairbury are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fairbury is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairbury who work in office and administrative support (16.96%), sales jobs (9.76%) and healthcare (7.66%).
Also of interest is that Fairbury has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small city, Fairbury does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.