Peoria Information

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: Litchfield Park, AZ, Phoenix, AZ, Glendale, AZ, Sun City West, AZ, El Mirage, AZ, Peoria, AZ, Waddell, AZ, Youngtown, AZ, Surprise, AZ, Sun City, 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, 85380, 85383, 85345, 85381, and 85382.

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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: Arizona Cardinals, San Diego Chargers
NBA Basketball: Phoenix Suns
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Arizona State University, Northern Arizona 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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