Merrionette Park is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,897 people and just one neighborhood, Merrionette Park is the 497th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Merrionette Park is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Merrionette Park is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Merrionette Park who work in office and administrative support (14.43%), sales jobs (12.26%) and management occupations (8.35%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Merrionette Park is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Merrionette Park, the average commute to work is 33.81 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the village, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Merrionette Park, even though it is a small village, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, village who have a need for low-cost transportation.