Mounds is a tiny city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 763 people and just one neighborhood, Mounds is the 679th largest community in Illinois. Mounds has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mounds is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mounds is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mounds who work in office and administrative support (12.80%), sales jobs (7.58%) and personal care services (7.11%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Mounds has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Mounds a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.