Oneida is a tiny city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 688 people and just one neighborhood, Oneida is the 701st largest community in Illinois. Oneida has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Oneida is a blue-collar town, with 41.91% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Oneida is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Oneida who work in office and administrative support (13.79%), teaching (9.28%) and sales jobs (8.49%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Oneida 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, Oneida really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Oneida 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 city, Oneida does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.