Germantown is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,288 people and just one neighborhood, Germantown is the 589th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Germantown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Germantown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Germantown is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Germantown who work in office and administrative support (14.53%), sales jobs (6.95%) and healthcare (6.95%).
Also of interest is that Germantown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Germantown is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Germantown really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Germantown perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Being a small village, Germantown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.