Johnsburg is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 6,310 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Johnsburg is the 293rd largest community in Illinois.
Johnsburg real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Johnsburg house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Johnsburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Johnsburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Johnsburg is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Johnsburg who work in sales jobs (16.61%), office and administrative support (15.77%), and management occupations (9.96%).
Also of interest is that Johnsburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Johnsburg is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Johnsburg a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Johnsburg has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Johnsburg’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Johnsburg, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.65 minutes every day commuting to work.
The percentage of people in Johnsburg who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.24% of adults in Johnsburg have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Johnsburg in 2010 was $35,655, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $142,620 for a family of four. However, Johnsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Johnsburg is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Johnsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Johnsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Johnsburg include Irish, Polish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Johnsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.