Tilden is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 901 people and just one neighborhood, Tilden is the 653rd largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Tilden, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.56% of Tilden’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Tilden is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tilden who work in office and administrative support (11.93%), sales jobs (7.41%) and farm management occupations (6.58%).
Also of interest is that Tilden has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Tilden’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Tilden has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Tilden a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Tilden, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.68 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small village, Tilden doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.