Manteno is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 9,002 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Manteno is the 232nd largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Manteno is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Manteno is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Manteno who work in office and administrative support (14.37%), sales jobs (11.11%), and management occupations (9.97%).
Of important note, Manteno is also a village of artists. Manteno has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Manteno’s character.
In Manteno, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.72 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The education level of Manteno citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.39% of adults in Manteno have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Manteno in 2018 was $33,029, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $132,116 for a family of four. However, Manteno contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Manteno is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Manteno home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Manteno residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Manteno include German, Irish, Polish, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Manteno is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.