Winnebago is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 3,026 people and just one neighborhood, Winnebago is the 420th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Winnebago isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Winnebago are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Winnebago is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winnebago who work in office and administrative support (14.72%), management occupations (10.04%) and teaching (8.67%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Winnebago is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Winnebago a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Winnebago has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Winnebago’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small village, Winnebago does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.