Sheffield is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 897 people and just one neighborhood, Sheffield is the 656th largest community in Illinois. Sheffield 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, Sheffield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sheffield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sheffield is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sheffield who work in office and administrative support (12.15%), food service (10.13%) and management occupations (8.35%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Sheffield’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small village, Sheffield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.