Silvis is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 7,526 people and just one neighborhood, Silvis is the 269th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Silvis is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Silvis is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Silvis who work in office and administrative support (15.70%), sales jobs (9.31%) and teaching (5.64%).
Of important note, Silvis is also a city of artists. Silvis has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Silvis’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle