Peoria Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Peoria, AZ

General Peoria Information

State: Arizona

County: Maricopa County

Close cities: Glendale, AZ, Youngtown, AZ, El Mirage, AZ, Waddell, AZ, Surprise, AZ, Phoenix, AZ, Litchfield Park, AZ, Sun City, AZ, Peoria, AZ, Sun City West, AZ

Peoria Population (census data)
Total 146,743 (+31.4% since 2000)
Male 70,495 (48.0%)
Female 76,248 (52.0%)

Population Density: 1,062 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 95.7 (US Avg is 100)

Peoria Elevation: 1,142 feet above sea level

Land Area: 138.2 square miles

Median Household Income: $62,458

Zip Codes: 85385, 85383, 85380, 85382, 85381, and 85345.

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Peoria Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (77.9%)
  • Hispanic (15.4%)
  • Other race (7.1%)
  • Black (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.2%)
  • Irish (12.4%)
  • English (11.3%)
  • Italian (6.4%)
  • United States (5.6%)
  • Polish (3.8%)
Foriegn Born: 6,685 people (4.6%)
  • Latin America (48.2%)
  • Europe (26.8%)
  • Asia (25.0%)

Local Peoria Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: San Diego Padres, Arizona Diamondbacks
NFL Football: San Diego Chargers, Arizona Cardinals
NBA Basketball: Phoenix Suns
NHL Hockey: Phoenix Coyotes
NCAA Sports: Northern Arizona University, Arizona State University

Peoria School Information

High Schools
Centennial High School (14388 N 79th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85381 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Centennial High School AOHT (14388 North 79th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85381 - Peoria Unified School District #11 District)
Centennial High School AOIT (14388 North 79th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85381 - Peoria Unified School District #11 District)
Peoria Accelerated High School (8885 W Peoria Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Accelerated Public Charter High School District)
Peoria High School (11200 N 83rd Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Peoria High School AOF (11200 North 83rd Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District #11 District)
Skyline Junior High School (17667 N 91st Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Skyline Technical High School District)
Sunrise Mountain High School (21200 N 83rd Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Sunrise Mountain High School AOF (21200 North 83rd Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Peoria Unified School District #11 District)
Sunrise Mountain High School AOHT (21200 North 83rd Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Peoria Unified School District #11 District)
Sunrise Mountain High School AOIT (21200 North 83rd Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Peoria Unified School District #11 District)
West-Mec - Centennial High School (14388 N 79th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85381 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
West-Mec - Peoria High School (11200 N 83rd Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
West-Mec - Sunrise Mountain High School (21200 N 83rd Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
Elementary Schools
Apache Elementary School (8633 W John Cabot Road, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Cheyenne Elementary School (11806 N 87th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Country Meadows Elementary School (8409 N 111th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Coyote Hills Elementary School (21180 North 87th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Desert Harbor Elementary School (15585 N 91st Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Frontier Elementary (21258 N 81st Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Oakwood Elementary School (12900 N 71st Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85381 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Oasis Elementary School (7841 W Sweetwater, Peoria, AZ, 85381 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Parkridge Elementary (9970 W Beardsley Road, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Paseo Verde Elementary School (7880 W Greenway Road, Peoria, AZ, 85381 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Peoria Elementary School (11501 N 79th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Redwood Elementary Academy (9510 N 75th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Edkey, Inc. - Redwood Academy District)
Santa Fe Elementary School (9880 N 77th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Sky View Elementary School (8624 W Sweetwater, Peoria, AZ, 85381 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Sundance Elementary School (7051 W Cholla Street, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Terramar Elementary (7000 W Happy Valley Road, Peoria, AZ, 85383 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Other/Private Schools
Alta Loma School (9750 N 87th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Copper Canyon Academy (7785 W Peoria Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Employ-Ability Unlimited, Inc. dba Copper Canyon Academy District)
Cotton Boll School (8540 W Butler Drive, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Desert Pointe Academy (7785 W Peoria Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Employ-Ability Unlimited, Inc. dba Copper Canyon Academy District)
Happy Valley School (7140 W Happy Valley Road, Peoria, AZ, 85383 - Happy Valley School, Inc. District)
Ira A Murphy School (7231 W North Lane, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Ombudsman Learning Center - Northwest (9516 W Peoria Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Ombudsman Educational Services, Ltd.,a Subsidiary Of Educational Services of America District)
Paramount Academy (11039 W Olive Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Paramount Education Studies Inc. District)
Peoria Ecampus (6625 W Cholla, Peoria, AZ, 85304 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Peoria Horizons Charter School (11820 North 81st Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Scottsdale Horizons Charter School District)
Skyline West Preparatory School (17667 N 91st Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85382 - Skyline Technical High School District)
Sun Valley School (8361 N 95th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85345 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Tutor Time - Deer Valley (8348 W Deer Valley Road, Peoria, AZ, 85383 - Peach Springs Unified District District)
Tutor Time - Peoria/67th (10260 N 67th Avenue, Peoria, AZ, 85302 - Peach Springs Unified District District)

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