Peoria, IL Demographic Data

Peoria, IL Summary

Peoria is located in Peoria County in Illinois
  • Population: 116,845
  • Area: 50.23 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 48.01 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 2.22 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 2,326.33 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 726.05 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Peoria, IL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
60,475
52%
50.8
Male
56,813
48%
49.2
Total Population
117,288
 
318,857,056

Peoria, IL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
9,203
7.8% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
6,935
5.9% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
8,159
7.0% 
6.5
15 to 19 Years
7,921
6.8% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
9,502
8.1% 
7.1
25 to 34 Years
16,872
14.4% 
13.6
35 to 44 Years
15,232
13.0% 
12.8
45 to 54 Years
12,643
10.8% 
13.6
55 to 59 Years
7,489
6.4% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
7,485
6.4% 
5.9
65 to 74 Years
8,791
7.5% 
8.3
75 to 84 Years
4,780
4.1% 
4.3
85 Years and Over
2,276
1.9% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
88,377
75.4%
76.9
Male
41,948
47.5%
48.6
Female
46,429
52.5%
51.4
21 Years and over
82,993
70.8%
72.7
62 Years and over
19,774
16.9%
17.9
65 Years and over
15,847
13.5%
14.5
Male
6,592
41.6%
44.0
Female
9,255
58.4%
56.0
Median Age (years)
35
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
112,638
96.0% 
97.0
White
72,749
62.0% 
73.4
Black or African American
29,175
24.9% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
505
0.4% 
0.8
Asian
6,125
5.2% 
5.2
Asian Indian
NR
NR 
1.1
Chinese
NR
NR 
1.2
Filipino
NR
NR 
0.9
Japanese
NR
NR 
0.2
Korean
NR
NR 
0.5
Vietnamese
NR
NR 
0.5
Other Asian
NR
NR 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
36
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
4,048
3.5% 
4.7
Two or More Races
4,650
4.0% 
3.0
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
6,728
5.7% 
17.3
Mexican
NR
NR 
11.1
Puerto Rican
NR
NR 
1.7
Cuban
NR
NR 
0.6
Other Hispanic or Latino
NR
NR 
4.0
Not Hispanic or Latino
110,560
94.3% 
82.7

Peoria, IL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
3,353
4.4% 
5.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
5,031
6.7% 
7.5
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
17,457
23.1% 
27.7
Some college, no degree
15,838
21.0% 
21.0
Associate's Degree
5,924
7.8% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
17,046
22.6% 
18.7
Graduate or professional degree
10,919
14.4% 
11.4
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
8,384
11.1%
13.1
High School Graduate or Higher
67,184
88.9%
87.0
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
27,965
37.0%
30.1

Peoria, IL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
36,839
39.6%
33.3%
Now Married
38,965
41.9%
47.7
Divorced
10,876
11.7%
11.0%
Separated
1,628
1.8%
2.1
Widowed
4,683
5.0
5.9%

Peoria, IL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
93,547
86.5%
78.9%
Languages other than english
14,538
13.5%
21.1%
Spanish
6,243
5.8%
13.1%
Other indo-european languages
3,796
3.5%
3.6%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
3,081
2.9%
3.4%
Other Languages
1,418
1.3%
1.0%

Peoria, IL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
4,143
8.7%
7.3
$10,000 to $14,999
3,001
6.3%
5.3
$15,000 to $24,999
5,190
10.9%
10.5
$25,000 to $34,999
5,784
12.2%
10.0
$35,000 to $49,999
5,644
11.9%
13.5
$50,000 to $74,999
8,702
18.3%
17.8
$75,000 to $99,999
5,399
11.4%
12.0
$100,000 to $149,000
5,089
10.7%
13.1
$150,000 to $199,999
2,327
4.9%
5.2
$200,000 or more
2,153
4.5%
5.3
Median household income
49,840
 
53,657
Per capita income
28,895
 
28,889

Peoria, IL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
0
0.0%
2.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
4,485
8.8%
9.8
Construction
1,660
3.2%
6.3
Educational services, health care and social assistance
15,036
29.4%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
2,813
5.5%
6.5
Information
822
1.6%
2.2
Manufacturing
7,118
13.9%
10.3
Other services except public administration
2,455
4.8%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
6,169
12.1%
11.1
Public administration
1,068
2.1%
4.7
Retail trade
6,305
12.3%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
2,083
4.1%
5.0
Wholesale trade
1,101
2.2%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Management, professional, and related occupations
22,064
43.2%
36.9%
Service occupations
9,435
18.5%
18.2%
Sales and office occupations
12,327
24.1%
23.7%
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2,247
4.4%
8.9%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
5,042
9.9%
12.3%

Peoria, IL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
50,069
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
40,194
80.3%
76.5
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
4,335
8.7%
9.2
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
2,259
4.5%
5.2
Walked
1,511
3.0%
2.7
Other means
701
1.4%
1.9
Worked at home
1,069
2.1%
4.5
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
16.6
 
26.0

Peoria, IL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
5,610
11.8%
9.1
1 vehicles
21,583
45.5%
33.7
2 vehicles
15,705
33.1%
37.3
3 or more
4,534
9.6%
19.9

Peoria, IL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
47,432
88.5%
87.5
Owner Occupied
27,337
57.6%
63.1
Renter Occupied
20,095
42.4%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
6,175
11.5%
12.5
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
5
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
7
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.5
NR
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.2
NR
2.6

Peoria, IL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
53,607
1 room
1,460
2.7%
2.0
2 rooms
1,639
3.1%
2.5
3 rooms
6,026
11.2%
9.2
4 rooms
7,619
14.2%
16.6
5 rooms
10,042
18.7%
20.4
6 rooms
9,029
16.8%
17.9
7 rooms
6,934
12.9%
12.1
8 rooms
3,500
6.5%
8.4
9 rooms or more
7,358
13.7%
10.8
Median Rooms
6
 

Peoria, IL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
53,607
 
 
1-unit, detached
35,573
66.4%
61.5
1-unit, attached
1,915
3.6%
5.8
2-units
1,813
3.4%
3.8
3 or 4 units
1,873
3.5%
4.5
5 to 9 units
2,445
4.6%
4.9
10 to 19 units
3,828
7.1%
4.6
20 or more units
5,369
10.0%
8.7
Mobile home
791
1.5%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Peoria, IL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
11,680
21.8%
13.1%
1940 to 1949
6,035
11.3%
5.2%
1950 to 1959
7,590
14.2%
10.6%
1960 to 1969
6,872
12.8%
11.0%
1970 to 1979
6,750
12.6%
15.7%
1980 to 1989
4,242
7.9%
13.7%
1990 to 1999
4,084
7.6%
14.0%
2000 to 2004
2005 or later

Peoria, IL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
NR
NR
48.5
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
NR
NR
4.8
Electricity
NR
NR
37.4
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
NR
NR
5.3
Coal or coke
NR
NR
0.1
Wood
NR
NR
2.1
Solar energy
NR
NR
0.1
Other fuel
NR
NR
0.5
No fuel used
NR
NR
1.2

Peoria, IL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
With Mortgage
18,217
 
47174889.0
Less than $300
0
0.0%
0.3
$300 to $499
395
2.2%
1.8%
$500 to $699
2,285
12.5%
5.6%
$700 to $999
3,700
20.3%
15.7%
$1,000 to 1,499
6,180
33.9%
29.2%
$1,500 to 1,999
2,298
12.6%
19.9%
$2,000 or more
3,359
18.4%
27.6%
Not Computed
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
9,185
50.4%
42.1%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,401
13.2%
16.0%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,656
9.1%
11.1%
30.0% to 34.9%
982
5.4%
7.4%
35.0% or more
3,993
21.9%
23.4%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Renter-Occupied Units
19,586 
 
40,975,355 
Less than $200
240
1.2%
1.4%
$200 to $299
1,520
7.8%
3.1%
$300 to $499
1,370
7.8%
7.0%
$500 to $749
7,891
40.3%
20.4%
$750 to $999
5,402
27.6%
24.1%
$1,000 to $1,499
1,971
10.1%
27.2%
$1,500 or more
1,192
6.1%
16.8%
No Cash Rent
509
NR
2,292,077
Median (Dollars)
716
NR
934
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
3,889
20.3%
12.0%
15.0% to 19.9%
2,484
13.0%
12.3%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,063
10.8%
12.6%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,989
10.4%
11.4%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,872
9.8%
9.2%
35.0% or more
6,827
35.7%
42.6%
Not Computed
971
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
27,337
 
73,991,995
Less then $50,000
3,755
13.7%
9.8%
$50,000 to $99,999
7,193
26.3%
9.8%
$100,000 to $149,000
5,436
19.9%
15.2%
$150,000 to $199,000
3,989
14.6%
14.7%
$200,000 to $299,999
3,936
14.4%
18.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
2,046
7.5%
16.1%
$500,000 to $999,999
919
3.4%
8.8%
$1,000,000 or more
63
0.2%
2.4%
Median (Dollars)
124,300
 
181,200
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