Jerseyville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 8,469 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Jerseyville is the 247th largest community in Illinois.
Jerseyville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Jerseyville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Jerseyville who work in office and administrative support (13.77%), management occupations (10.97%), and healthcare (10.68%).
The citizens of Jerseyville are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.50% of adults in Jerseyville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Jerseyville in 2010 was $25,578, which is middle income relative to Illinois, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,312 for a family of four. However, Jerseyville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Jerseyville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jerseyville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Jerseyville include Irish, English, French , and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Jerseyville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.