Reynolds is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 523 people and just one neighborhood, Reynolds is the 745th largest community in Illinois. Reynolds has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Reynolds is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Reynolds is a village of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Reynolds who work in office and administrative support (14.47%), management occupations (10.64%) and sales jobs (8.51%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Reynolds 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, Reynolds’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Reynolds, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.43 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small village, Reynolds doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.