South Pekin is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,138 people and just one neighborhood, South Pekin is the 613th largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in South Pekin was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, South Pekin isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in South Pekin are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, South Pekin is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Pekin who work in office and administrative support (12.88%), sales jobs (10.37%) and personal care services (9.20%).
Also of interest is that South Pekin has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small village, South Pekin doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.