Shiloh is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 12,961 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Shiloh is the 191st largest community in Illinois.
The armed forces are a huge part of the life in Shiloh, employing 6.15% of the workforce. While it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy, where the Healthcare and Public Service industries employ 14.37% and 11.80% 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. 41.27% 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 2010 was $36,546, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $146,184 for a family of four. However, Shiloh contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Shiloh is a very 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 Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Shiloh is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.