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Milledgeville - Chadwick, IL

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Overview


Milledgeville - Chadwick is a very small town located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,427 people and just one neighborhood, Milledgeville - Chadwick is the 529th largest community in Illinois. Milledgeville - Chadwick has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Milledgeville - Chadwick is a blue-collar town, with 35.21% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Milledgeville - Chadwick is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Milledgeville - Chadwick who work in management occupations (14.86%), office and administrative support (9.62%), and teaching (8.98%).

Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Milledgeville - Chadwick is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Milledgeville - Chadwick a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Milledgeville - Chadwick has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Milledgeville - Chadwick’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Demographics

The education level of Milledgeville - Chadwick citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.24% of adults in Milledgeville - Chadwick have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Milledgeville - Chadwick in 2022 was $34,409, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $137,636 for a family of four. However, Milledgeville - Chadwick contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Milledgeville - Chadwick home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Milledgeville - Chadwick residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Milledgeville - Chadwick include German, Irish, English, Swedish, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Milledgeville - Chadwick is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Other Indo-European.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Milledgeville - Chadwick, the neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Real Estate

This neighborhood has wide open spaces, few people, and lots of space to stretch out. If you like locations that fit that description, you may like this neighborhood. Based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, with only 22 people per square mile living here, this neighborhood is less crowded than 94.3% of America.

People

If you're planning where to retire, the neighborhood in Milledgeville - Chadwick is a great option to consider. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive retirement dream area analysis, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety ratings compared to other neighborhoods in IL, offers a wide range of housing options, and has already attracted an enviable mix of college educated seniors. This neighborhood ranks as better for retirement living than 89.1% of the neighborhoods in Illinois. If you are considering retiring to Illinois, this is a good neighborhood to look at. In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for families with school-aged children.

Diversity

Did you know that the neighborhood has more Greek and Swedish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.6% of this neighborhood's residents have Greek ancestry and 4.7% have Swedish ancestry.

The Neighbors

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the neighborhood in Milledgeville - Chadwick are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 44.7% of the neighborhoods in America. With 15.6% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 61.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the neighborhood, 40.5% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 32.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (14.1%), and 10.2% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.

Languages

The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 99.5% of households. Some people also speak Polish (3.8%).

Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the neighborhood in Milledgeville - Chadwick, IL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (33.6%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (7.7%), and residents who report English roots (6.9%), and some of the residents are also of Swedish ancestry (4.7%), along with some Mexican ancestry residents (3.9%), among others.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.7% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (83.4%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (8.3%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.


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