East Peoria, Illinois Population 2022

22,300
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East Peoria is a city located in Tazewell County Illinois. East Peoria has a 2020 population of 22,300. East Peoria is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -0.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,484 in 2010.

The average household income in East Peoria is $76,496 with a poverty rate of 7.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $699 per month, and the median house value is $143,100. The median age in East Peoria is 42.2 years, 40.8 years for males, and 43.6 years for females.

East Peoria Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Peoriawas:

  • White: 93.91%
  • Asian: 2.19%
  • Black or African American: 1.82%
  • Two or more races: 1.75%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of East Peoria, Illinois is 22,300 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 22,484.

East Peoria, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,23793.91%
Black or African American4111.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.07%
Asian4962.19%
Some Other Race610.27%
Two or More Races3951.75%
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East Peoria Population by Race

East Peoria Population Pyramid 2022

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East Peoria Median Age

42.7


Total

42


Male

44.1


Female

East Peoria Adults

There are 18,442 adults, (4,560 of whom are seniors) in East Peoria.

East Peoria Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

East Peoria Sex Ratio

Female

11,064

48.92%

Male

11,551

51.08%

East Peoria Population by Age

East Peoria Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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East Peoria Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
Male83.5%16.5%
All72.7%27.3%
Female56.1%43.9%
Non Family49.1%50.9%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Peoria Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,7072.2972.7
Married5,2712.8789.6
Male3573.2883.5
Female4992.7556.1
Non Family3,5801.2849.1

2.82

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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East Peoria Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3672.24%
9th to 12th Grade9435.75%
High School Graduate5,21031.78%
Some College3,99724.38%
Associates Degree1,78310.87%
Bachelors Degree2,80417.10%
Graduate Degree1,2927.88%
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East Peoria Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

East Peoria Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races15013181
Asian350276108
White15,32714,1233,879
Hispanic43643278
Black18518515
Native American1515
Other Race4532

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 54.00%.

East Peoria Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,110$51,644$34,927
Less Than 9th Grade$28,079$27,083$28,354
High School Graduate$35,736$41,405$25,864
Some College$37,733$51,819$29,673
Bachelors Degree$58,171$75,297$45,391
Graduate Degree$63,240$71,106$58,578

$42,110

Average Earnings

$51,644

Average Male

$34,927

Average Female

East Peoria Earnings by Educational Attainment

East Peoria Language by Age

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East Peoria Language

95.47% of East Peoria residents speak only English, while 4.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.17% of the population.

East Peoria Language

East Peoria Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1515100.00%
Hispanic6028714.45%
Black3654311.78%
Asian4965210.48%
White20,4271,5157.42%
OtherNaN%
Multiple38482.08%

7.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.75%

Male Poverty Rate

7.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Peoria

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Peoria is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Peoria is Multiple, with 2.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.74%.

East Peoria Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.74%
High School6.64%
Some College5.97%
Bachelors or Greater1.76%

East Peoria Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.69%
Male Unemployed15.46%
Female Employed4.70%
Female Unemployed5.59%

East Peoria Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

East Peoria Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$65,164$80,929
Families$85,234$91,706
Married Families$88,899-
Non Families$37,900$59,723
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Income by Household Type

East Peoria Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

Female Marriage Rate

East Peoria Married by Age and Sex

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East Peoria Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

East Peoria Marital Status by Race

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East Peoria Marital Status

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1,426

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War206
First Gulf War234
Vietnam546
Korea124
World War II38

East Peoria Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34138
35 to 54317
55 to 64205
65 to 74355
75+411

East Peoria Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4078.06%
Asian153.65%
2+ Races41.96%
Hispanic71.34%

East Peoria Veterans by Race

East Peoria Veterans by Education

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0.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Peoria Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

East Peoria Employment by Age

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East Peoria Employment by Race

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East Peoria Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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79.20%

Born in East Peoria

97.01%

Native Born

2.99%

Foreign Born

1.98%

Non Citizen

1.01%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.01% of East Peoria residents were born in the United States, with 79.20% having been born in Illinois. 1.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

East Peoria Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19305,0270.00%
19406,8061,7793.08%
19508,6981,8922.48%
196012,3103,6123.53%
197018,6716,3614.25%
198022,3853,7141.83%
199021,378-1,007-0.46%
200022,6381,2600.57%
201023,4027640.33%
201123,310-92-0.39%
201223,218-92-0.39%
201323,126-92-0.40%
201423,034-92-0.40%
201522,942-92-0.40%
201622,850-92-0.40%
201722,758-92-0.40%
201822,666-92-0.40%
201922,574-92-0.41%
202022,484-90-0.40%
202122,392-92-0.41%
202222,300-92-0.41%

East Peoria Population by Year