Sorento is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 476 people and just one neighborhood, Sorento is the 753rd largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Sorento was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Sorento, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.59% of Sorento’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Sorento is a village of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sorento who work in maintenance occupations (9.72%), food service (9.26%) and office and administrative support (8.80%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Sorento is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One downside of living in Sorento is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Sorento, the average commute to work is 32.15 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Sorento is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.