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Shillington is a borough in Berks County, in the Reading metro area.
The community was named for Samuel Shilling, settler
The latitude of Shillington is 40.307N. The longitude is -75.965W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 351 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 5,009.
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36% of Shillington residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Shillington ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Shillington was $22,322, compared with $21,587 nationally.
29% of Shillington residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Shillington, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $501. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $965.
Libraries in Shillington include Mifflin Community Library ... View libraries
Berks County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Shillington political report.
The average commute time for Shillington workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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