Peoria Information

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

General Peoria Information

State: Illinois

County: Peoria County

Close cities: Norwood, IL, North Pekin, IL, East Peoria, IL, Mossville, IL, Germantown Hills, IL, Mapleton, IL, Spring Bay, IL, Creve Coeur, IL, Bartonville, IL, West Peoria, IL, Pekin, IL, Peoria Heights, IL, Bellevue, IL, Marquette Heights, IL, Groveland, IL, Morton, IL

Peoria Population (census data)
Total 113,546 (+0.2% since 2000)
Male 53,759 (47.3%)
Female 59,787 (52.7%)

Population Density: 2,557 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.6 (US Avg is 100)

Peoria Elevation: 600 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1892

Land Area: 44.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,931

Zip Codes: 61601, 61654, 61633, 61651, 61630, 61653, 61641, 61637, 61650, 61615, 61606, 61603, 61635, 61625, 61614, 61643, 61636, 61604, 61638, 61607, 61629, 61652, 61639, 61612, 61656, 61634, 61602, 61605, 61655, 61613, 61610, 61616, and 61611.

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Peoria Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (68.3%)
  • Black (24.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • Asian Indian (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.9%)
  • Irish (12.2%)
  • English (8.8%)
  • United States (5.6%)
  • Italian (3.1%)
  • Swedish (2.2%)
Foriegn Born: 4,978 people (4.4%)
  • Asia (57.5%)
  • Latin America (22.5%)
  • Europe (20.0%)

Local Peoria Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks, St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Bradley University, Illinois State University

Peoria School Information

High Schools
Manual High School (811 South Griswold Street, Peoria, IL, 61605 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Peoria High School (1615 N North Street, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Richwoods High School (6301 N University Street, Peoria, IL, 61614 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Woodruff High School (1800 NE Perry Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61603 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Middle Schools
Blaine-Sumner Middle School (919 South Matthew Street, Peoria, IL, 61605 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Calvin Coolidge Middle School (2708 W Rohmann Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Charles A Lindbergh Middle School (6327 N Sheridan Road, Peoria, IL, 61614 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Columbia Middle School (2612 N Bootz Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Lincoln Middle School (700 Mary Street, Peoria, IL, 61603 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Mark W Bills Middle School (6001 N Frostwood Parkway, Peoria, IL, 61615 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Pleasant Valley Middle School (3314 W Richwoods Boulevard, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Pleasant Valley School District 62 District)
Sterling Middle School (2315 N Sterling Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Trewyn Middle School (1419 South Folkers Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61605 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Von Steuben Middle School (801 E Forrest Hill, Peoria, IL, 61603 - Peoria School District 150 District)
White Middle School (304 E Illinois Street, Peoria, IL, 61603 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Elementary Schools
Limestone Walters Elementary School (8223 W Smithville Road, Peoria, IL, 61607 - Limestone Walters Community Consolidated School District 316 District)
Norwood Elementary School (6521 W Farmington Road, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Norwood ESD 63 District)
Pleasant Hill Elementary School (3717 W Malone Street, Peoria, IL, 61605 - Pleasant Hill School District 69 District)
Pleasant Valley Elementary School (4623 W Redbud Drive, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Pleasant Valley School District 62 District)
Pleasant Valley North Elementary School (4607 W Elwood Drive, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Pleasant Valley School District 62 District)
Ridgeview Elementary School (3903 W Ridgeview Drive, Peoria, IL, 61615 - Dunlap Community Unit School District 323 District)
Wilder-Waite Elementary School (10021 N Pacific Street, Peoria, IL, 61615 - Dunlap Community Unit School District 323 District)
Other/Private Schools
Charter Oak Primary School (5221 W Timberedge Drive, Peoria, IL, 61615 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Childrens Home School (2130 N Knoxville Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61603 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Franklin-Edison Primary School (807 W Columbia Terrace, Peoria, IL, 61606 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Garfield Primary School (1507 South Lydia Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61605 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Glen Oak Primary School (809 E Frye Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61603 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Greeley Alternative School (919 NW Jefferson Street, Peoria, IL, 61603 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Guardian Angel Home School (2900 W Heading Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Harrison Primary School (2702 W Krause Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61605 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Hines Primary School (4603 N Knoxville Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61614 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Hollis Consolidated Grade School (5613 W Tuscarora Road, Peoria, IL, 61607 - Hollis Consolidated School District 328 District)
Irving Primary School (519 NE Glendale Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61603 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Kellar Primary School (6413 Mt Hawley Road, Peoria, IL, 61614 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Kingman Primary School (3129 NE Madison Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61603 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Loucks-Edison Junior Academy (2503 N University Street, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Northmoor-Edison Primary School (1819 W Northmoor Road, Peoria, IL, 61614 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Norwood Primary School (200 Main Street, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Norwood ESD 63 District)
Peoria Alternative School (839 W Moss Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61606 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Peoria County Juvenile Detention Center (223 N Maxwell Road, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Peoria Developmental Center (2018 W Cimmarron Drive, Peoria, IL, 61614 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Robert A Jamieson School (2721 W Richwoods, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Rolling Acres Edison Junior Academy (5617 N Merrimac Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61614 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Roosevelt Magnet School (1704 W Aiken Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61605 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Thomas Jefferson Primary School (918 W Florence Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Tyng Primary School (2212 W Ann Street, Peoria, IL, 61605 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Valeska Hinton Early Charter Education Center (800 W Rb Garrett Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61605 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Washington Gifted School (3706 N Grand Boulevard, Peoria, IL, 61614 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Whittier Primary School (1619 W Fredonia Avenue, Peoria, IL, 61606 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Woodrow Wilson Primary School (1907 W Forrest Hill, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)
Youth Farm School (7225 W Plank Road, Peoria, IL, 61604 - Peoria School District 150 District)

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