Pocahontas is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 756 people and just one neighborhood, Pocahontas is the 686th largest community in Illinois. Pocahontas has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Pocahontas is a blue-collar town, with 49.46% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Pocahontas is a village of service providers, construction workers and builders and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pocahontas who work in office and administrative support (11.19%), healthcare suport services (11.19%) and maintenance occupations (8.66%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Pocahontas’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Pocahontas is worth considering.
Pocahontas is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.