The Village of Shiloh is a community of 13,000 residents and is approximately 20 miles east of downtown St. Louis.  Immediately east of the Shiloh is Scott Air Force Base, which is home to as many as 13,000 military and civilian employees. In addition, nearly 10,000 family members are assigned to Scott AFB and there are approximately 19,000 retired military members assigned to Scott AFB.  Several former military members have elected to retire in Southern Illinois and raise their families in Shiloh Illinois. Shiloh is the closest community to Scott AFB and has a wide range of affordable homes, a very strong educational system, significant recreational open space for all ages, and a solid infrastructure system. Shiloh’s location and easy access to local amenities and downtown St. Louis make it very attractive for home owners.

Yorktown Golf Course, an 18 hole par 3 lighted golf course, as well as Tamarack Golf Club, a 100 year old 18 hole, championship course are located in Shiloh Illinois.  Shiloh is also home to Memorial Hospital East, a new $124 million, 94-bed full service, state of the art, hospital with 673 employees opened in April of 2016.

Shiloh Illinois is surrounded by other Southern Illinois communities including Scott Air Force Base, O’Fallon, Smithton, Fairview Heights, Mascoutah, Swansea, Troy, Lebanon, Belleville, Columbia and Caseyville.

Shiloh schools have an excellent reputation for providing the best education possible.

  • Shiloh Elementary
  • Shiloh Middle School
  • Whiteside Elementary School
  • O’Fallon Township High School
  • Belleville Township High School East

A few subdivisions in Shiloh Illinois include: Meadows on Hartman Lane, Innsbruk, Villages at Wingate, Windsor Estates, Ashford Farms, High Valley Lake Estates, Deerfield, Keswick Estates, Eagles Landing, The Manors at Woodfield, Ravenwood Lake Estates and Waterford Place.

Several new homes are being built in Shiloh Illinois.  

  • The Wingate:
    The Wingate is a new subdivision located off Carlyle Avenue and within the Mascoutah School District.  Several homes in The Wingate Subdivision are being built by Dettmer Homes, CNR Inc. and CA Jones. 
  •  Greystone Estates:
    Greystone Estates is a new subdivision in Shiloh Illinois and it features a neighborhood Swimming Pool, which includes a splash pool, and a Pool House. Fulford Homes is building new homes in this community, which is located 10 minutes from Scott Air Force Base and is conveniently located close to shopping, dining, downtown St. Louis, Sporting events, and it offers easy access to Interstate 64. Fulford Homes is currently building 2 model homes, the Heritage and Cornerstone Collections models. If you’re looking for a new construction home in Shiloh, call us today.

Scott AFB has a significant impact on the communities it surrounds.  In fact, Scott AFB’s regional economic impact is roughly $2.1 billion.

Scott Air Force Base is home to the Air Mobility Command and the U.S. Transportation Command.  The base is also home to the Air Force Reserve Command’s 932 Airlift Wing, the 126th Illinois Air National Guard Refueling Wing and is operated by the 375th Air Mobility Wing.  In addition, two new cybersecurity squadrons were added to the base.

Greenmount Crossings Shopping Center is located in Shiloh, Illinois and is home to Target, Dierberg’s, Applebee’s, 54th Street Bar and Grill, Cracker Barrel, St. Louis Bread Company, Qdoba, Quizno’s, Hallmark, World Market and Ashley Furniture.