The city of Chilton is located in the county of Calumet. It covers a total area of 10.39 sq. km. The economic development of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, automotive, finance, construction, textiles, information technology, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, health, real estate and transport. Commercial spaces are utilized by wine shops, thrift shops, service stations, recreation centers and pet shops, contribute to the economic development of the city.