Oak Grove is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 574 people and just one neighborhood, Oak Grove is the 768th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Oak Grove is a blue-collar town, with 35.71% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Oak Grove is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oak Grove who work in sales jobs (17.86%), food service (13.21%) and office and administrative support (9.29%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Oak Grove has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Oak Grove has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Oak Grove than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Oak Grove may be for you.
Oak Grove is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.