Chillicothe is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 6,073 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Chillicothe is the 300th largest community in Illinois.
Chillicothe is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Chillicothe is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chillicothe who work in office and administrative support (15.04%), sales jobs (13.64%), and food service (6.05%).
The percentage of adults in Chillicothe who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.41% of the adults in Chillicothe have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chillicothe in 2010 was $25,585, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $102,340 for a family of four. However, Chillicothe contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Chillicothe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chillicothe residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Chillicothe include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Chillicothe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.