Sidney is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,240 people and just one neighborhood, Sidney is the 595th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Sidney isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sidney are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sidney is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sidney who work in office and administrative support (15.26%), management occupations (8.88%) and sales jobs (7.63%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Sidney is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Sidney a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Sidney has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Sidney’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.