Pekin, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Pekin, Illinois Info Snack

Population
32,796
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
15.5%
Median Home
$104,000
Median Income
$50,552
Median Rent
$671

Pekin SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8

Pekin, IL Cost Of Living

84
Pekin's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pekin Illinois National Average
Overall 84 98 100
Services 93 95 100
Groceries 97 97 100
Health 91 99 100
Housing 59 96 100
Transportation 104 105 100
Utilities 98 94 100

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
2020 32,796 -1.7%
2019 33,371 -1.1%
2018 33,747 -0.8%
2017 34,003 0.3%
2016 33,905 -0.1%
2015 33,928 0.2%
2014 33,858 0.5%
2013 33,700 -0.2%
2012 33,758 0.1%
2011 33,733 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pekin

White
92.6% (30,384)
African American
2.2% (714)
American Indian
0.3% (98)
Asian
0.6% (203)
Hawaiian
0.0% (15)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (678)
Hispanic
2.1% (704)
Race Pekin IL USA
White 92.6% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 2.2% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.6% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.1% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Pekin

Female
50.6% (16,610)
Male
49.4% (16,186)
Gender Pekin IL USA
Female 50.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pekin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (655)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (2,295)
High School / GED
37.0% (12,134)
Some College
25.0% (8,199)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (3,607)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (3,935)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,311)
Professional Degree
1.0% (327)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (327)
Education Pekin IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 22.0% 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
6.3% (207,102)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (170,443)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (372,070)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (310,177)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.1% (559,891)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (612,023)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (438,962)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.7% (416,585)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (119,262)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (73,081)
Income Pekin IL USA
Less than $10,000 6.3% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.1% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.7% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 8.8% 8.3%

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