Windsor - Strasburg is a very small town located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 3,299 people and just one neighborhood, Windsor - Strasburg is the 445th largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Windsor - Strasburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Windsor - Strasburg is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windsor - Strasburg who work in office and administrative support (13.46%), sales jobs (9.78%), and management occupations (9.52%).
Overall, Windsor - Strasburg’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Windsor - Strasburg is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Windsor - Strasburg who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.39% of the adults in Windsor - Strasburg have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Windsor - Strasburg in 2018 was $29,447, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,788 for a family of four. However, Windsor - Strasburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Windsor - Strasburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windsor - Strasburg residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Windsor - Strasburg include German, English, Irish, European, and French.
The most common language spoken in Windsor - Strasburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the neighborhood stands out by having 90.0% of commuters doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.2% of all American neighborhoods.
Unpopulated, and rural, the neighborhood is one of the least crowded neighborhoods in all of America. If you like open space, no traffic, and lots of room, this neighborhood may be just what you are looking for. According to NeighborhoodScout's leading research, this neighborhood is less densely populated than 93.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.
The neighbors in the neighborhood in Windsor - Strasburg are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 40.8% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 6.4% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 60.9% of America's neighborhoods.
What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.
In the neighborhood, 30.9% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 29.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (25.0%), and 14.4% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.9% of households.
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the neighborhood in Windsor - Strasburg, IL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (22.2%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (9.1%), and residents who report Irish roots (9.1%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (3.0%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (2.5%), among others.
How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (36.5% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (90.0%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (6.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.