Illiopolis is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 886 people and just one neighborhood, Illiopolis is the 660th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Illiopolis isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Illiopolis are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Illiopolis is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Illiopolis who work in office and administrative support (17.54%), management occupations (10.73%) and teaching (6.54%).
Of important note, Illiopolis is also a village of artists. Illiopolis has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Illiopolis’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Illiopolis 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, Illiopolis really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Illiopolis 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.
Illiopolis is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.