Maroa is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,756 people and just one neighborhood, Maroa is the 513th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Maroa is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Maroa is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Maroa who work in sales jobs (12.28%), office and administrative support (11.15%) and management occupations (8.02%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Maroa 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 city’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, Maroa’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Maroa doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.