Tampico is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 758 people and just one neighborhood, Tampico is the 684th largest community in Illinois. Tampico has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Tampico is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.29% of the Tampico workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Tampico is a village of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Tampico who work in office and administrative support (24.05%), teaching (7.28%) and sales jobs (6.01%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Tampico’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
As is often the case in a small village, Tampico doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.