Grant Park is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,299 people and just one neighborhood, Grant Park is the 577th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Grant Park is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grant Park is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Grant Park who work in office and administrative support (15.88%), healthcare (8.22%) and food service (6.82%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Grant Park’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) Grant Park 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. Grant Park has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Grant Park than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Grant Park may be for you.
One downside of living in Grant Park is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Grant Park, the average commute to work is 32.39 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.