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 (14.04%), sales jobs (11.39%), and food service (6.46%).
One of the benefits of Robinson is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.13 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Robinson rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.98% of adults 25 and older in Robinson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Robinson in 2010 was $20,749, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,996 for a family of four. However, Robinson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Robinson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.