Robinson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 7,631 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Robinson is the 259th largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some cities, Robinson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Robinson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Robinson is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Robinson who work in office and administrative support (14.54%), sales jobs (8.79%), and teaching (8.55%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 14.28 minutes getting to work every day.
The percentage of adults in Robinson who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.59% of the adults in Robinson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Robinson in 2010 was $21,136, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $84,544 for a family of four. However, Robinson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Robinson is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Robinson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Robinson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Robinson include Irish, English, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Robinson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.