Peoria, Illinois Population 2018

Peoria, Illinois's estimated population is 112,883 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Peoria, Illinois is the 7th largest city in Illinois based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2342.46 people/mi² (904.43 people/km²), with a household density of 423.33 people/km² (1096.41 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 34.1 years, 33.2 years for males, and 35.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 52,836 households in the city, with an average size of 2.38 people per household. The vacancy rate was 11%, with a median rent of $740/month. The median house has 5.4 rooms, and has a value of $127,200.

The median income for households in Peoria, Illinois is $46,547, while the mean household income is $67,716. The per capita income is $28,316, and 16% of families and 21.7% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 29.8% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 10.7% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017112,883-1,468-1.28%
2016114,351-820-0.71%
2015115,171-698-0.60%
2014115,869-610-0.52%
2013116,4798100.70%
2012115,6693430.30%
2011115,3263920.34%
2010114,9341,9981.77%
2000112,936-568-0.50%
1990113,504-10,656-8.58%
1980124,160-2,803-2.21%
1970126,96323,80123.07%
1960103,162-8,694-7.77%
1950111,8566,7696.44%
1940105,0871180.11%
1930104,96928,84837.90%
192076,1219,17113.70%
191066,95010,85019.34%
190056,10015,07636.75%
189041,02411,76540.21%
188029,2596,41028.05%
187022,8498,80462.68%
186014,0458,950175.66%
18505,0953,595239.67%
18401,5000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White70,497
Black or African American30,708
Asian6,359
Two or More Races5,458
Some Other Race2,513
American Indian and Alaska Native440
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Peoria Il Population Pyramid 2018

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Peoria Il Median Age

34.1


Total

33.2


Male

35.3


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 84,549 adults in Peoria Il.

Peoria Il Age Dependency

63.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Peoria Il Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.4
Houses Without Mortgage
9,496
Houses With Mortgage
16,756
Vacancy Rate
11
Median Rent
740
Median Home Value
127,200
Renter-Occupied Units
20,781
Owner-Occupied Units
26,252
Total Housing Units
52,836

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Peoria Il for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.2% and the labor force participation rate is 63.1%.

Peoria Il Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.38
Average Family Size
3.14
Total Households
47033
Married Couple Households
17157
Male Householder (no wife) Families
2011
Female Householder (no husband) Families
7510
Non Family Households
20355
Total Families
26678
Households With Own Children
12453
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5

Peoria Il Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
5,328
$10,000 to $14,999
2,675
$15,000 to $24,999
5,511
$25,000 to $34,999
5,191
$35,000 to $49,999
6,186
$50,000 to $74,999
7,538
$75,000 to $99,999
5,444
$100,000 to $149,999
5,179
$150,000 to $199,999
1,840
Over $200,000
2,141

Peoria Il Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Peoria Il

Illinois

$46,547

$59,196

$67,716

$81,865

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Peoria Il Education Data

Peoria Il Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
2,3443.18%
9th to 12th Grade
5,9288.04%
High School Graduate
17,87324.23%
Some College
15,88521.54%
Associates Degree
6,7189.11%
Bachelors Degree
14,95320.27%
Graduate Degree
10,06013.64%