Robbins is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 5,480 people and just one neighborhood, Robbins is the 323rd largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Robbins is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.67% of the Robbins workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Robbins is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Robbins who work in sales jobs (12.31%), personal care services (10.33%) and office and administrative support (10.08%).
Setting & Lifestyle
For a small village, Robbins has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in Robbins exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.