Lebanon is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 4,466 people and just one neighborhood, Lebanon is the 353rd largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Lebanon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lebanon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lebanon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lebanon who work in office and administrative support (19.99%), management occupations (11.86%) and teaching (9.80%).
There are many members of the armed forces living in Lebanon. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.
Also of interest is that Lebanon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Lebanon is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Lebanon enrolled in college, Lebanon has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.