Milan is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 5,096 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Milan is the 333rd largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some villages, Milan isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Milan are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Milan is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Milan who work in office and administrative support (10.51%), sales jobs (9.49%), and management occupations (8.52%).
Also of interest is that Milan has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The village is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Milan has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Milan a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small village, Milan does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Milan with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.73% of adults in Milan have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Milan in 2010 was $24,077, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,308 for a family of four. However, Milan contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Milan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Milan residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Milan include Irish, English, Swedish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Milan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.