Jerseyville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 8,200 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Jerseyville is the 247th largest community in Illinois.
Jerseyville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Jerseyville is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jerseyville who work in healthcare (10.53%), management occupations (9.85%), and office and administrative support (8.49%).
Also of interest is that Jerseyville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of Jerseyville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.48% of adults in Jerseyville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Jerseyville in 2018 was $27,737, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $110,948 for a family of four. However, Jerseyville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Jerseyville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jerseyville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Jerseyville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Jerseyville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.