Golden Eagle is a very small town located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,344 people and just one neighborhood, Golden Eagle is the 452nd largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Golden Eagle was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Golden Eagle is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Golden Eagle is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Golden Eagle who work in management occupations (9.39%), food service (9.21%) and sales jobs (8.57%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Golden Eagle has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Golden Eagle has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Golden Eagle than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Golden Eagle may be for you.
In Golden Eagle, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.92 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.