Living in Peoria, IL

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

Peoria, Illinois Info Snack

Population
113,532
Unemployment
9.3%
Poverty
19.7%
Median Home
$125,700
Median Income
$51,771
Median Rent
$806

Peoria SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

Peoria, IL Crime Report

5,318
Total Crimes
4,792.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
93.52%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Peoria
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,318 4,792.9 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,158 1,043.7 406.9 366.7
Murder 25 22.5 6.6 5.0
Robbery 268 241.5 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 800 721.0 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 4,160 3,749.3 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 758 683.2 271.7 340.5
Larceny 2,959 2,666.8 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 443 399.3 148.2 219.9

Peoria, IL Cost Of Living

92
Peoria's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Peoria Illinois National Average
Overall 92 98 100
Services 103 98 100
Groceries 91 97 100
Health 95 100 100
Housing 72 95 100
Transportation 108 112 100
Utilities 98 97 100

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Map Of Peoria, IL

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Population over time in Peoria

Year Population % Change
2019 113,532 -0.9%
2018 114,512 -0.8%
2017 115,424 -0.5%
2016 115,990 0.1%
2015 115,847 0.1%
2014 115,718 0.2%
2013 115,466 0.6%
2012 114,754 0.4%
2011 114,315 0.4%
2010 113,853 -

Race / Ethnicity in Peoria

White
56.6% (64,247)
African American
26.9% (30,530)
American Indian
0.3% (367)
Asian
6.0% (6,778)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.2% (175)
Two Or More
3.8% (4,285)
Hispanic
6.3% (7,142)
Race Peoria IL USA
White 56.6% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 26.9% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 6.0% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.8% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.3% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Peoria

Female
52.0% (58,990)
Male
48.0% (54,542)
Gender Peoria IL USA
Female 52.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Peoria for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (3,405)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (7,947)
High School / GED
24.0% (27,247)
Some College
22.0% (24,977)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (10,217)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (23,841)
Master's Degree
10.0% (11,353)
Professional Degree
3.0% (3,405)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,135)
Education Peoria IL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Peoria, Illinois

Less than $10,000
11.1% (1,263,736)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (643,191)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (1,248,721)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (993,955)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (1,364,166)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (1,962,558)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (1,319,120)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.8% (1,344,474)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.4% (608,976)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (604,299)
Income Peoria IL USA
Less than $10,000 11.1% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.8% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.4% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 8.3% 7.7%

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