Pawnee is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,725 people and just one neighborhood, Pawnee is the 437th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pawnee is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pawnee is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pawnee who work in office and administrative support (16.31%), management occupations (12.88%) and sales jobs (7.22%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Pawnee 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, Pawnee’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small village, Pawnee does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.