Macon is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,142 people and just one neighborhood, Macon is the 617th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Macon is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Macon is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Macon who work in office and administrative support (26.17%), sales jobs (7.97%) and business and financial occupations (5.72%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Macon has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Macon has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Macon than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Macon may be for you.
Being a small city, Macon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.