Collinsville is a very small town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 1,965 people and just one neighborhood, Collinsville is the 121st largest community in Mississippi.
Real Estate Prices
Collinsville real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Collinsville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Collinsville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Collinsville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Collinsville is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Collinsville who work in office and administrative support (21.38%), healthcare (10.53%) and sales jobs (9.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Collinsville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Collinsville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Collinsville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Collinsville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Collinsville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Collinsville may be for you.
Being a small town, Collinsville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.