Palestine is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,330 people and just one neighborhood, Palestine is the 571st largest community in Illinois. Palestine has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Palestine is a blue-collar town, with 42.41% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Palestine is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Palestine who work in office and administrative support (14.08%), sales jobs (7.67%) and food service (5.95%).
Setting & Lifestyle