Long Creek is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,318 people and just one neighborhood, Long Creek is the 579th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Long Creek is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Long Creek is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Long Creek who work in office and administrative support (11.89%), healthcare (9.40%) and sales jobs (9.10%).
Also of interest is that Long Creek has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Long Creek 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, Long Creek’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small village, Long Creek doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.