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
Sidney is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Sidney really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Sidney perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.