Shiloh, IL

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Living in Shiloh

Shiloh is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 13,586 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Shiloh is the 191st largest community in Illinois.

Shiloh is a military town: the armed forces employs 6.28% of the workforce, making the military a major focus of life in the city. In the civilian sector, Professional, scientific, and technical services and Healthcare are important in the local economy and are the village’s largest civilian employers, employing 12.94% and 12.92% of the civilian workforce respectively.

Also of interest is that Shiloh has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Shiloh is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 43.25% of adults in Shiloh have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Shiloh in 2018 was $45,989, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $183,956 for a family of four. However, Shiloh contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Shiloh is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Shiloh home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Shiloh residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Shiloh include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Shiloh is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.