Nashville is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 3,148 people and just one neighborhood, Nashville is the 413th largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Nashville was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Nashville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Nashville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nashville who work in teaching (12.75%), office and administrative support (10.85%) and sales jobs (9.87%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.74% 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
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.38 minutes getting to work every day.