Yates City is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 678 people and just one neighborhood, Yates City is the 705th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Yates City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Yates City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Yates City is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Yates City who work in office and administrative support (22.60%), sales jobs (12.38%) and healthcare (6.81%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Yates City is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Yates City 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, Yates City has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Yates City’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Yates City is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.