Oakwood Hills is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,070 people and just one neighborhood, Oakwood Hills is the 475th largest community in Illinois.
Real Estate Prices
Oakwood Hills real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Oakwood Hills house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Oakwood Hills is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Oakwood Hills is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oakwood Hills who work in office and administrative support (15.76%), management occupations (12.34%) and sales jobs (11.43%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Oakwood Hills is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Oakwood Hills’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Oakwood Hills is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Oakwood Hills, the average commute to work is 33.04 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.