Hinckley is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,070 people and just one neighborhood, Hinckley is the 479th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Hinckley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hinckley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hinckley is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hinckley who work in office and administrative support (19.39%), management occupations (8.80%) and sales jobs (8.51%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Hinckley 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, Hinckley really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hinckley 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.
In Hinckley, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.87 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small village, Hinckley doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.