Okawville is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,403 people and just one neighborhood, Okawville is the 557th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Okawville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Okawville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Okawville is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Okawville who work in office and administrative support (15.38%), sales jobs (11.97%) and management occupations (9.54%).
Also of interest is that Okawville 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, Okawville 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, Okawville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Okawville 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.