Maryville is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 7,826 people and just one neighborhood, Maryville is the 266th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Maryville is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 89.43% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Maryville is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Maryville who work in sales jobs (12.12%), teaching (11.89%) and food service (8.87%).
Also of interest is that Maryville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.16% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Maryville 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, Maryville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Maryville is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.