Flat Rock is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 325 people and just one neighborhood, Flat Rock is the 779th largest community in Illinois. Flat Rock has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Flat Rock is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Flat Rock is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Flat Rock who work in office and administrative support (15.04%), food service (12.39%) and sales jobs (11.50%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Flat Rock is worth considering.
Being a small village, Flat Rock does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.