Roscoe is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 10,510 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Roscoe is the 211th largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Roscoe is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Roscoe is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Roscoe who work in sales jobs (12.07%), office and administrative support (10.48%), and healthcare (8.48%).
Also of interest is that Roscoe has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Roscoe 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 village’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, Roscoe’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The citizens of Roscoe are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.99% of adults in Roscoe have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Roscoe in 2018 was $37,712, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $150,848 for a family of four.
The people who call Roscoe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Roscoe residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Roscoe include German, Irish, English, Swedish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Roscoe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.