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
60,305
52%
50.8
Male
56,540
48%
49.2
Total Population
116,845
 
313,914,040

Peoria, IL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
7,063
6.0% 
6.3
5 to 9 Years
8,883
7.6% 
6.5
10 to 14 Years
8,542
7.3% 
6.6
15 to 19 Years
8,182
7.0% 
6.9
20 to 24 Years
10,861
9.3% 
7.2
25 to 34 Years
16,649
14.2% 
13.4
35 to 44 Years
14,867
12.7% 
13.0
45 to 54 Years
13,301
11.4% 
14.1
55 to 59 Years
7,676
6.6% 
6.6
60 to 64 Years
5,633
4.8% 
5.7
65 to 74 Years
8,169
7.0% 
7.6
75 to 84 Years
4,107
3.5% 
4.2
85 Years and Over
2,912
2.5% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
88,008
75.3%
76.5
Female
45,583
51.8%
51.4
Male
42,425
48.2%
48.6
21 Years and over
81,614
69.8%
72.1
62 Years and over
18,280
15.6%
17.1
65 Years and over
15,188
13.0%
13.7
Female
8,428
55.5%
56.4
Male
6,760
44.5%
43.6
Median Age (years)
34
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
112,599
96.4% 
97.1
White
73,170
62.6% 
73.9
Black or African American
31,270
26.8% 
12.6
American Indian and Alaska Native
682
0.6% 
0.8
Asian
6,040
5.2% 
5.0
Asian Indian
NR
NR 
1.0
Chinese
NR
NR 
1.2
Filipino
NR
NR 
0.8
Japanese
NR
NR 
0.2
Korean
NR
NR 
0.5
Vietnamese
NR
NR 
0.5
Other Asian
NR
NR 
0.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
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
1,437
1.2% 
4.6
Two or More Races
4,246
3.6% 
2.9
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
6,887
5.9% 
16.9
Mexican
5,764
4.9% 
10.8
Puerto Rican
326
0.3% 
1.6
Cuban
68
0.1% 
0.6
Other Hispanic or Latino
729
0.6% 
3.8
Not Hispanic or Latino
109,958
94.1% 
83.1

Peoria, IL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,752
2.4% 
5.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
6,335
8.6% 
7.9
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
20,140
27.5% 
28.0
Some college, no degree
15,936
21.7% 
21.3
Associate's Degree
6,641
9.1% 
8.0
Bachelor's Degree
13,366
18.2% 
18.2
Graduate or professional degree
9,144
12.5% 
10.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
8,087
11.0%
13.7
High School Graduate or Higher
65,227
89.0%
86.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
22,510
30.7%
29.1

Peoria, IL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
36,113
39.1%
32.7%
Now Married
38,649
41.8%
48.0
Divorced
10,509
11.4%
11.1%
Separated
1,539
1.7%
2.2
Widowed
5,547%
6.0
5.9%

Peoria, IL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
NR
NR
79
Languages other than english
NR
NR
21
Spainish
NR
NR
13
Other indo-european languages
NR
NR
3.8
Asian and Pacific islander languages
NR
NR
3.3
Other Languages
NR
NR
0.9

Peoria, IL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
5,964
12.5%
7.7
$10,000 to $14,999
2,960
6.2%
5.6
$15,000 to $24,999
6,032
12.6%
11.1
$25,000 to $34,999
6,194
12.9%
10.4
$35,000 to $49,999
6,552
13.7%
13.8
$50,000 to $74,999
7,059
14.8%
18.0
$75,000 to $99,999
4,841
10.1%
11.9
$100,000 to $149,000
5,849
12.2%
12.4
$150,000 to $199,999
982
2.1%
4.6
$200,000 or more
1,419
3.0%
4.6
Median household income
40,929
 
51,371
Per capita income
25,379
 
27,319

Peoria, IL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
46
0.1%
2.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
6,183
11.6%
9.6
Construction
2,032
3.8%
6.2
Educational services, health care and social assistance
15,639
29.3%
23.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
2,004
3.8%
6.6
Information
1,087
2.0%
2.1
Manufacturing
7,518
14.1%
10.5
Other services except public administration
2,686
5.0%
5.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
5,021
9.4%
10.9
Public administration
1,707
3.2%
4.9
Retail trade
6,371
11.9%
11.6
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
1,842
3.5%
4.9
Wholesale trade
1,254
2.3%
2.6
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2,668
5.0%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
20,330
38.1%
36.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
6,844
12.8%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
12,204
22.9%
24.5%
Service occupations
11,344
21.2%
18.3%

Peoria, IL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
52,946
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
41,574
78.5%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
5,446
10.3%
9.7
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
2,018
3.8%
5.0
Walked
1,535
2.9%
2.8
Other means
647
1.2%
1.8
Worked at home
1,726
3.3%
4.4
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
18.8
 
25.7

Peoria, IL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
6,587
13.8%
9.2
1 vehicles
18,041
37.7%
34.1
2 vehicles
17,536
36.6%
37.3
3 or more
5,688
11.9%
19.3

Peoria, IL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
47,852
90.3%
87.6
Owner Occupied
26,285
54.9%
63.9
Renter Occupied
21,567
45.1%
36.1
Vacant Housing Units
5,113
9.7%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.5
NR
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.3
NR
2.5

Peoria, IL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
52,965
1 room
871
1.6%
1.9
2 rooms
1,829
3.5%
2.5
3 rooms
5,616
10.6%
9.2
4 rooms
8,691
16.4%
16.7
5 rooms
12,142
22.9%
20.5
6 rooms
8,392
15.8%
18.1
7 rooms
6,716
12.7%
12.2
8 rooms
3,700
7.0%
8.4
9 rooms or more
5,008
9.5%
10.4
Median Rooms
5
 

Peoria, IL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
52,965
 
 
1-unit, detached
34,403
65.0%
61.6
1-unit, attached
2,680
5.1%
5.8
2-units
1,666
3.1%
3.8
3 or 4 units
1,629
3.1%
4.4
5 to 9 units
3,116
5.9%
4.8
10 to 19 units
4,407
8.3%
4.5
20 or more units
4,548
8.6%
8.7
Mobile home
516
1.0%
6.4
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Peoria, IL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
11,865
22.4%
13.4%
1940 to 1949
5,732
10.8%
5.3%
1950 to 1959
7,778
14.7%
10.9%
1960 to 1969
6,215
11.7%
11.0%
1970 to 1979
7,717
14.6%
15.8%
1980 to 1989
3,745
7.1%
13.8%
1990 to 1999
4,158
7.9%
13.9%
2000 to 2004
5,456
10.3%
14.9%
2005 or later
299
0.6%
0.9%

Peoria, IL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
NR
NR
48.8
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
NR
NR
4.8
Electricity
NR
NR
36.9
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
NR
NR
5.9
Coal or coke
NR
NR
0.1
Wood
NR
NR
2.1
Solar energy
NR
NR
0.0
Other fuel
NR
NR
0.4
No fuel used
NR
NR
0.9

Peoria, IL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
With Mortgage
17,251
 
48726257.0
Less than $300
0
0.0%
0.2
$300 to $499
387
2.2%
1.9%
$500 to $699
2,044
11.8%
5.7%
$700 to $999
4,043
23.4%
15.6%
$1,000 to 1,499
5,454
31.6%
28.7%
$1,500 to 1,999
2,849
16.5%
19.8%
$2,000 or more
2,474
14.3%
28.0%
Not Computed
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
7,761
45.0%
38.2%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,336
13.5%
16.2%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,921
11.1%
11.7%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,657
9.6%
8.2%
35.0% or more
3,576
20.7%
25.8%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Renter-Occupied Units
20,534 
 
39,629,329 
Less than $200
968
4.7%
1.8%
$200 to $299
642
3.1%
3.2%
$300 to $499
2,328
3.1%
8.2%
$500 to $749
7,954
38.7%
23.0%
$750 to $999
5,323
25.9%
24.3%
$1,000 to $1,499
2,281
11.1%
25.2%
$1,500 or more
1,038
5.1%
14.1%
No Cash Rent
1,033
NR
2,220,955
Median (Dollars)
692
NR
884
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
2,785
13.9%
11.8%
15.0% to 19.9%
2,333
11.6%
12.2%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,151
10.7%
12.5%
25.0% to 29.9%
2,286
11.4%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,561
7.8%
8.9%
35.0% or more
8,972
44.7%
43.1%
Not Computed
1,479
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
26,285
 
74,119,256
Less then $50,000
2,629
10.0%
9.2%
$50,000 to $99,999
6,911
26.3%
9.2%
$100,000 to $149,000
6,200
23.6%
16.5%
$150,000 to $199,000
4,814
18.3%
15.3%
$200,000 to $299,999
4,017
15.3%
18.1%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,130
4.3%
14.9%
$500,000 to $999,999
331
1.3%
7.7%
$1,000,000 or more
253
1.0%
2.0%
Median (Dollars)
127,600
 
171,900