The village of Tilton was founded in 1858, and had a population of 2,976 as of the 2000 census. Tilton is a bedroom community to Danville.
Tilton is located approximately 120 miles south of Chicago, 30 miles east of Champaign-Urbana (home to the University of Illinois), and 90 miles west of Indianapolis, Indiana. Interstate 74 runs through the north end of the village. Students in Tilton attend Danville schools.
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Tilton Illinois Home Page
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Tilton Illinois Wikipedia Page
Vermilion Advantage (Chamber of Commerce)
Tilton Illinois City Data
Tilton Illinois Statistics
Vermilion County Reference and Yearbook