Willow Springs is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 5,621 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Willow Springs is the 317th largest community in Illinois.
Willow Springs home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but Willow Springs real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Willow Springs is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 85.78% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Willow Springs is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Willow Springs who work in management occupations (12.40%), sales jobs (10.89%), and office and administrative support (10.43%).
Also of interest is that Willow Springs has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Willow Springs, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.38 minutes every day commuting to work.
The population of Willow Springs is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.68% of adults in Willow Springs have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Willow Springs in 2018 was $45,382, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $181,528 for a family of four.
Willow Springs is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Willow Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Willow Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Willow Springs also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.95% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Willow Springs include Polish, German, Irish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Willow Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.