Living in Pekin, IL

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Pekin, Illinois Info Snack

Population
32,846
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
14.9%
Median Home
$106,200
Median Income
$50,973
Median Rent
$659

Pekin SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
9
Diversity
4
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8

Pekin, IL Cost Of Living

88
Pekin's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pekin Illinois National Average
Overall 88 98 100
Services 103 98 100
Groceries 91 97 100
Health 95 100 100
Housing 60 95 100
Transportation 108 112 100
Utilities 98 97 100

Pekin, IL Photos

Tazewell Countyc Illinois Courthouse From W
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Pekin in Illinois

Map Of Pekin, IL

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Population over time in Pekin

Year Population % Change
2019 32,846 -1.6%
2018 33,371 -1.1%
2017 33,747 -0.8%
2016 34,003 0.3%
2015 33,905 -0.1%
2014 33,928 0.2%
2013 33,858 0.5%
2012 33,700 -0.2%
2011 33,758 0.1%
2010 33,733 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pekin

White
93.6% (30,728)
African American
2.0% (673)
American Indian
0.2% (76)
Asian
0.5% (153)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (576)
Hispanic
1.9% (632)
Race Pekin IL USA
White 93.6% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 2.0% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Pekin

Female
51.0% (16,757)
Male
49.0% (16,089)
Gender Pekin IL USA
Female 51.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pekin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (328)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (2,627)
High School / GED
37.0% (12,153)
Some College
25.0% (8,211)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (3,284)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (4,269)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,313)
Professional Degree
1.0% (328)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (328)
Education Pekin IL USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pekin, Illinois

Less than $10,000
6.2% (203,970)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (132,508)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (387,834)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (412,543)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (469,228)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.2% (727,946)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (414,481)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.3% (372,088)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (88,177)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (75,822)
Income Pekin IL USA
Less than $10,000 6.2% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.2% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.3% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 8.3% 7.7%

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