Peoria, IL Demographic Data

Peoria, IL Summary

Peoria is located in Peoria County in Illinois
  • Population: 115,466
  • Area: 50.22 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 48.00 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 2.22 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 2,299.16 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
60,411
52%
50.8
Male
55,055
48%
49.2
Total Population
115,466
 
311,536,594

Peoria, IL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
8,252
7.1% 
6.4
5 to 9 Years
8,029
7.0% 
6.6
10 to 14 Years
7,886
6.8% 
6.6
15 to 19 Years
8,610
7.5% 
7.0
20 to 24 Years
9,993
8.7% 
7.1
25 to 34 Years
17,351
15.0% 
13.4
35 to 44 Years
13,463
11.7% 
13.1
45 to 54 Years
13,713
11.9% 
14.3
55 to 59 Years
7,171
6.2% 
6.5
60 to 64 Years
5,794
5.0% 
5.6
65 to 74 Years
7,643
6.6% 
7.4
75 to 84 Years
4,695
4.1% 
4.2
85 Years and Over
2,866
2.5% 
1.8
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
86,809
86,809.0%
237,659,116.0
Female
46,150
53.2%
51.4
Male
40,659
46.8%
48.6
21 Years and over
80,424
69.7%
71.9
62 Years and over
18,394
15.9%
16.7
65 Years and over
15,204
15,204.0%
41,851,042.0
Female
8,922
58.7%
56.6
Male
6,282
41.3%
43.4
Median Age (years)
33.3%
37.3

Peoria, IL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
111,642
96.7% 
97.2
White
73,235
63.4% 
74.0
Black or African American
30,694
26.6% 
12.6
American Indian and Alaska Native
465
0.4% 
0.8
Asian
5,701
4.9% 
4.9
Asian Indian
2,774
2.4% 
1.0
Chinese
685
0.6% 
1.1
Filipino
232
0.2% 
0.8
Japanese
103
0.1% 
0.3
Korean
255
0.2% 
0.5
Vietnamese
537
0.5% 
0.5
Other Asian
1,115
1.0% 
0.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
1,547
1.3% 
4.7
Two or More Races
3,824
3.3% 
2.8
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
6,011
5.2% 
16.6
Mexican
4,765
4.1% 
10.7
Puerto Rican
279
0.2% 
1.6
Cuban
71
0.1% 
0.6
Other Hispanic or Latino
896
0.8% 
3.7
Not Hispanic or Latino
109,455
94.8% 
83.4

Peoria, IL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
2,445
3.4% 
5.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
5,687
7.8% 
8.0
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
19,407
26.7% 
28.1
Some college, no degree
15,137
20.8% 
21.2
Associate's Degree
6,278
8.6% 
7.8
Bachelor's Degree
14,565
20.0% 
18.0
Graduate or professional degree
9,177
12.6% 
10.8
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
8,132
11.2%
13.9
High School Graduate or Higher
64,564
88.7%
85.9
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
23,742
32.6%
28.8

Peoria, IL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
37,060
40.6%
32.2%
Now Married
37,235
40.8%
48.8
Divorced
9,706
10.6%
10.8%
Separated
1,412
1.5%
2.2
Widowed
5,886%
6.4
6.0%

Peoria, IL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
96,392
89.9%
79.3%
Languages other than english
10,822
10.1%
20.7%
Spanish
4,210
3.9%
12.9%
Other indo-european languages
2,860
2.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
2,808
2.6%
3.3%
Other Languages
944
0.9%
0.9%

Peoria, IL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
5,235
11.1%
7.2
$10,000 to $14,999
2,594
5.5%
5.4
$15,000 to $24,999
5,809
12.3%
10.8
$25,000 to $34,999
5,114
10.8%
10.3
$35,000 to $49,999
6,478
13.7%
13.6
$50,000 to $74,999
7,873
16.7%
17.9
$75,000 to $99,999
5,610
11.9%
12.2
$100,000 to $149,000
5,170
11.0%
12.9
$150,000 to $199,999
1,567
3.3%
4.9
$200,000 or more
1,752
3.7%
4.8
Median household income
45,270
 
53,046
Per capita income
27,781
 
28,155

Peoria, IL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
163
0.3%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
5,147
10.0%
9.3
Construction
1,603
3.1%
6.2
Educational services, health care and social assistance
15,073
29.3%
23.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
2,699
5.2%
6.7
Information
755
1.5%
2.2
Manufacturing
8,050
15.7%
10.5
Other services except public administration
2,185
4.2%
5.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
5,267
10.2%
10.8
Public administration
1,962
3.8%
5.0
Retail trade
5,690
11.1%
11.6
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
1,692
3.3%
4.9
Wholesale trade
1,130
2.2%
2.8
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Management, professional, and related occupations
20,970
40.8%
36.2%
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2,136
4.2%
9.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
5,628
10.9%
12.0%
Sales and office occupations
12,471
24.3%
24.6%
Service occupations
10,211
19.9%
18.1%

Peoria, IL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
50,668
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
41,238
81.4%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
4,366
8.6%
9.8
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
1,509
3.0%
5.0
Walked
1,486
2.9%
2.8
Other means
843
1.7%
1.8
Worked at home
1,226
2.4%
4.3
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
NR
 
NR

Peoria, IL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
6,193
13.1%
9.1
1 vehicles
19,495
41.3%
33.8
2 vehicles
15,659
33.2%
37.5
3 or more
5,855
12.4%
19.6

Peoria, IL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
5,278
89.9%
87.5
Owner Occupied
26,749
56.7%
64.9
Renter Occupied
20,453
43.3%
35.1
Vacant Housing Units
47,202
10.1%
12.5
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
NR
2.6%
2.2
Rental Vacancy Rate
8
NR
7.3
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
NR
2.5%
NR
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
NR
2.2%
NR

Peoria, IL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
52,480
1 room
1,191
2.3%
1.9
2 rooms
1,157
2.2%
2.4
3 rooms
5,721
10.9%
9.1
4 rooms
9,435
18.0%
16.6
5 rooms
10,808
20.6%
20.4
6 rooms
7,944
15.1%
18.2
7 rooms
6,221
11.9%
12.3
8 rooms
4,234
8.1%
8.5
9 rooms or more
5,769
11.0%
10.6
Median Rooms
 
5.5

Peoria, IL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
52,480
 
 
1-unit, detached
33,833
64.5%
61.7
1-unit, attached
2,027
3.9%
5.8
2-units
2,163
4.1%
3.8
3 or 4 units
1,688
3.2%
4.4
5 to 9 units
3,139
6.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
3,964
7.6%
4.5
20 or more units
5,282
10.1%
8.5
Mobile home
384
0.7%
6.5
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Peoria, IL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
11,055
21.1%
13.5%
1940 to 1949
5,261
10.0%
5.5%
1950 to 1959
8,557
16.3%
11.0%
1960 to 1969
6,961
13.3%
11.1%
1970 to 1979
8,412
16.0%
15.9%
1980 to 1989
3,462
6.6%
13.9%
1990 to 1999
3,670
7.0%
13.9%
2000 to 2004
4,803
9.2%
14.7%
2005 or later
299
0.6%
0.6%

Peoria, IL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
35,326
74.8%
49.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
193
0.4%
4.9
Electricity
11,263
23.9%
36.1
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
40
0.1%
6.1
Coal or coke
17
0.0%
0.1
Wood
35
0.1%
2.1
Solar energy
22
0.0%
0.0
Other fuel
158
0.3%
0.5
No fuel used
148
0.3%
0.9

Peoria, IL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
With Mortgage
17,587
 
49820840.0
Less than $300
26
0.1%
0.2
$300 to $499
479
2.7%
1.6%
$500 to $699
1,512
8.6%
5.0%
$700 to $999
4,308
24.5%
14.0%
$1,000 to 1,499
5,733
32.6%
27.4%
$1,500 to 1,999
2,564
14.6%
20.3%
$2,000 or more
2,965
16.9%
31.5%
Not Computed
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
8,597
49.0%
36.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,891
16.5%
16.1%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,866
10.6%
12.0%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,302
7.4%
8.5%
35.0% or more
2,874
16.4%
27.1%
Not Computed
117
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Renter-Occupied Units
19,672 
 
38,336,617 
Less than $200
771
3.9%
1.6%
$200 to $299
948
4.8%
3.3%
$300 to $499
2,079
4.8%
7.8%
$500 to $749
7,322
37.2%
21.8%
$750 to $999
5,134
26.1%
24.2%
$1,000 to $1,499
2,400
12.2%
26.3%
$1,500 or more
1,018
5.2%
15.0%
No Cash Rent
781
NR
2,197,899
Median (Dollars)
710
NR
904
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
3,357
17.5%
11.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
2,107
11.0%
12.1%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,997
10.4%
12.5%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,836
9.6%
11.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,686
8.8%
9.1%
35.0% or more
8,161
42.6%
43.2%
Not Computed
1,309
NR
NR

Peoria, IL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
26,749
 
75,075,700
Less then $50,000
3,247
12.1%
9.0%
$50,000 to $99,999
7,380
27.6%
9.0%
$100,000 to $149,000
5,891
22.0%
16.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
4,364
16.3%
15.2%
$200,000 to $299,999
3,657
13.7%
18.3%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,599
6.0%
15.6%
$500,000 to $999,999
433
1.6%
8.2%
$1,000,000 or more
178
0.7%
2.1%
Median (Dollars)
122,100
 
176,700