New Baden is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 3,330 people and just one neighborhood, New Baden is the 405th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, New Baden isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in New Baden are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Baden is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in New Baden who work in office and administrative support (15.32%), sales jobs (9.10%) and management occupations (6.74%).
Also of interest is that New Baden has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, New Baden is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, New Baden really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is New Baden perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Being a small village, New Baden does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.