Shiloh, IL


Shiloh profile

Living in Shiloh

Shiloh is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 13,011 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Shiloh is the 191st largest community in Illinois.

Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Shiloh is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Shiloh is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shiloh who work in office and administrative support (13.46%), business and financial occupations (9.81%), and management occupations (9.23%).

Shiloh is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Shiloh, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.

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.

In Shiloh, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Shiloh is a relatively small village. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

Shiloh is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 42.58% 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 $42,143, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $168,572 for a family of four.

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 Irish, English, French , and Italian.

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