Lincolnshire is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 7,940 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lincolnshire is the 263rd largest community in Illinois.
Lincolnshire home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but Lincolnshire real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Lincolnshire is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 97.24% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lincolnshire is a village of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lincolnshire who work in management occupations (27.51%), computer science and math (15.07%), and sales jobs (14.74%).
Also of interest is that Lincolnshire has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Lincolnshire telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 18.45% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
In addition, Lincolnshire is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Lincolnshire is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Lincolnshire’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Despite being a small village, Lincolnshire has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
If knowledge is power, Lincolnshire is a pretty powerful place. 73.19% of the adults in Lincolnshire have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Lincolnshire in 2018 was $82,088, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $328,352 for a family of four.
Lincolnshire is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Lincolnshire home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lincolnshire residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lincolnshire include German, Polish, Irish, Russian, and English.
In addition, Lincolnshire has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.64%).
The most common language spoken in Lincolnshire is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Korean.