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
62,432
53%
50.8
Male
56,229
47%
49.2
Total Population
118,661
 
321,419,000

Peoria, IL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
9,297
7.8% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
9,122
7.7% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
7,624
6.4% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
6,938
5.8% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
10,143
8.5% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
19,209
16.2% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
13,826
11.7% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
13,208
11.1% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
6,369
5.4% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
6,638
5.6% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
9,459
8.0% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
4,790
4.0% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
2,038
1.7% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
88,702
74.8%
77.1
Female
47,473
53.5%
51.4
Male
41,229
46.5%
48.6
21 Years and over
83,539
70.4%
72.9
62 Years and over
20,105
16.9%
18.3
65 Years and over
16,287
13.7%
14.9
Female
9,918
60.9%
55.9
Male
6,369
39.1%
44.1
Median Age (years)
33
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
112,260
94.6% 
96.9
White
71,113
59.9% 
73.1
Black or African American
31,525
26.6% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
149
0.1% 
0.8
Asian
5,699
4.8% 
5.4
Asian Indian
NR
NR 
1.2
Chinese
NR
NR 
1.3
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
56
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
3,718
3.1% 
4.8
Two or More Races
6,401
5.4% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
6,874
5.8% 
17.6
Mexican
NR
NR 
11.1
Puerto Rican
NR
NR 
1.7
Cuban
NR
NR 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
NR
NR 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
111,787
94.2% 
82.4

Peoria, IL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
2,361
3.1% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
6,664
8.8% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
17,368
23.0% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
17,030
22.5% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
6,443
8.5% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
15,099
20.0% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
10,572
14.0% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
9,025
11.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
66,512
88.0%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
25,671
34.0%
30.6

Peoria, IL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
35,741
38.6%
33.5%
Now Married
37,624
40.6%
47.5
Divorced
11,991
12.9%
11.0%
Separated
1,591
1.7%
2.1
Widowed
5,671
6.1
5.8%

Peoria, IL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
97,313
89.0%
78.5%
Languages other than english
12,051
11.0%
21.5%
Spanish
NR
NR
13.3
Other indo-european languages
NR
NR
3.7
Asian and Pacific islander languages
NR
NR
3.5
Other Languages
NR
NR
1

Peoria, IL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
5,551
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
2,818
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
4,920
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
4,535
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
6,461
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
7,058
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
5,950
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
5,902
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
1,818
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
2,743
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
49,121
 
55,775
Per capita income
30,408
 
29,979

Peoria, IL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
313
0.6%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
4,692
9.2%
9.8
Construction
1,750
3.4%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
14,685
28.9%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
2,027
4.0%
6.5
Information
658
1.3%
2.1
Manufacturing
9,045
17.8%
10.3
Other services except public administration
2,483
4.9%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
5,510
10.8%
11.3
Public administration
1,997
3.9%
4.6
Retail trade
4,886
9.6%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
2,383
4.7%
5.1
Wholesale trade
469
0.9%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2,821
5.5%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
21,242
41.7%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
5,964
11.7%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
11,725
23.0%
23.6%
Service occupations
9,146
18.0%
18.0%

Peoria, IL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
49,906
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
37,964
76.1%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
6,131
12.3%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
1,928
3.9%
5.2
Walked
833
1.7%
2.8
Other means
1,322
2.6%
1.8
Worked at home
1,728
3.5%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
17.0
 
26.0

Peoria, IL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
7,864
16.5%
8.9
1 vehicles
18,931
39.6%
33.5
2 vehicles
15,114
31.6%
37.2
3 or more
5,847
12.2%
20.3

Peoria, IL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
47,756
88.3%
87.7
Owner Occupied
26,954
56.4%
63.0
Renter Occupied
20,802
43.6%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
6,355
11.7%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
11
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Peoria, IL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
54,111
1 room
702
1.3%
2.3
2 rooms
1,755
3.2%
2.5
3 rooms
6,393
11.8%
9.0
4 rooms
7,932
14.7%
16.6
5 rooms
10,980
20.3%
20.0
6 rooms
8,269
15.3%
17.9
7 rooms
6,633
12.3%
12.1
8 rooms
4,597
8.5%
8.5
9 rooms or more
6,850
12.7%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Peoria, IL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
54,111
 
 
1-unit, detached
36,064
66.6%
61.4
1-unit, attached
1,842
3.4%
5.8
2-units
1,054
1.9%
3.7
3 or 4 units
989
1.8%
4.5
5 to 9 units
3,395
6.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
4,155
7.7%
4.6
20 or more units
6,043
11.2%
8.8
Mobile home
569
1.1%
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
12,272
22.7%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
4,650
8.6%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
8,443
15.6%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
6,378
11.8%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
8,214
15.2%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
3,333
6.2%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
4,422
8.2%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
5,417
10.0%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
917
1.7%
2.5%
2014 or later
65
0.1%
0.5%

Peoria, IL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
NR
NR
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
NR
NR
4.7
Electricity
NR
NR
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
NR
NR
5.1
Coal or coke
NR
NR
0.1
Wood
NR
NR
2.0
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
Housing units with a mortgage
17,106
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
225
1.3%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
1,075
6.3%
6.8%
$3,000 or more
1,127
6.6%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
1,142
6.7%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
1,974
11.5%
20.3%
$500 to $999
5,701
33.3%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
5,862
34.3%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
8,601
50.5%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
3,011
17.7%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,255
7.4%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,290
7.6%
7.3%
35.0% or more
2,861
16.8%
22.3%
Not Computed
88
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
19,908 
 
41,410,200 
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
167
0.8%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
395
2.0%
4.1%
$1,500 to $1,999
834
4.2%
11.0%
Less than $500
3,226
16.2%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
4,124
20.7%
27.9%
$500 to $999
11,162
56.1%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
894
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
787
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
3,850
20.1%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
1,659
8.6%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,157
11.2%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
2,369
12.3%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,214
6.3%
9.2%
35.0% or more
7,941
41.4%
41.4%
Not Computed
1,612
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
26,954
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
3,785
14.0%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
6,668
24.7%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
5,197
19.3%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
4,014
14.9%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
4,105
15.2%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
2,650
9.8%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
359
1.3%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
176
0.7%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
132,100
 
194,500
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