Sleepy Hollow is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 3,340 people and just one neighborhood, Sleepy Hollow is the 410th largest community in Illinois.
Real Estate Prices
Sleepy Hollow real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Sleepy Hollow house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sleepy Hollow is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sleepy Hollow is a village of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sleepy Hollow who work in sales jobs (17.21%), management occupations (14.74%) and office and administrative support (14.44%).
Also of interest is that Sleepy Hollow has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Sleepy Hollow is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Sleepy Hollow 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, Sleepy Hollow has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Sleepy Hollow’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Sleepy Hollow, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.08 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.