Momence is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 3,213 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Momence is the 409th largest community in Illinois.
Momence is a blue-collar town, with 36.34% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Momence is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Momence who work in office and administrative support (16.88%), teaching (9.02%), and sales jobs (7.39%).
Also of interest is that Momence has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small city, Momence doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Momence with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.05% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Momence in 2010 was $20,821, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,284 for a family of four. However, Momence contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Momence is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Momence home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Momence residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Momence also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.42% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Momence include Irish, French , English, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Momence is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.