Peoria County Demographics

2006 Demographics Peoria County Peoria, IL Metro State
Total Population 181,674 368,020 12,850,443
Total Households 69,987 140,036 4,691,797
Female Population 94,128 188,767 6,531,721
   % Female 51.80% 51.30% 50.80%
Male Population 87,546 179,253 6,318,722
   % Male 48.20% 48.70% 49.20%
Population Density (per Sq. Mi.) 288.1 146.2 228.1
 
Age:    
Age 0 - 4 7.10% 6.50% 7.00%
Age 5 - 14 13.80% 13.30% 13.90%
Age 15 - 19 7.10% 6.90% 7.10%
Age 20 - 24 7.00% 7.00% 7.00%
Age 25 - 34 13.30% 12.70% 13.90%
Age 35 - 44 12.80% 13.00% 14.60%
Age 45 - 54 13.80% 14.40% 14.20%
Age 55 - 64 11.00% 11.30% 10.20%
Age 65 - 74 6.90% 7.40% 6.20%
Age 75 - 84 5.00% 5.20% 4.10%
Age 85 + 2.30% 2.40% 1.90%
Median Age 36.4 38 35.8
   
Housing Units    
Total Housing Units 81,371 160,372 5,194,808
     Owner Occupied Housing Units 60.30% 65.40% 63.40%
     Renter Occupied Housing Units 25.70% 21.90% 27.00%
     Vacant Housing Units 14.00% 12.70% 9.70%
 
Race and Ethnicity    
American Indian, Eskimo, Aleut 0.10% 0.10% 0.16%
Asian 2.10% 1.40% 4.37%
Black 15.70% 8.10% 14.49%
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
White 80.10% 89.10% 75.42%
Other 0.70% 0.40% 4.01%
Multi-Race 1.20% 0.90% 1.54%
   
Hispanic Ethnicity 2.70% 2.00% 14.80%
Not of Hispanic Ethnicity 97.30% 98.00% 85.20%
 
Marital Status:    
Age 15 + Population 143,776 295,250 10,164,537
Divorced 10.30% 9.60% 8.83%
Never Married 28.10% 24.10% 28.57%
Now Married 50.10% 55.40% 51.05%
Separated 4.40% 3.90% 4.97%
Widowed 7.10% 7.00% 6.58%
 
Educational Attainment:    
Total Population Age 25+ 118,174 244,131 8,360,492
Grade K - 8 5.00% 4.60% 5.80%
Grade 9 - 12 9.50% 9.00% 7.50%
High School Graduate 29.80% 32.70% 28.50%
Associates Degree 7.50% 7.60% 7.60%
Bachelor's Degree 15.60% 14.40% 18.50%
Graduate Degree 8.80% 7.30% 11.90%
Some College, No Degree 23.90% 24.40% 20.20%
 
Household Income:    
Income $ 0 - $9,999 9.40% 7.40%
Income $ 10,000 - $14,999 5.50% 4.90% 12.00%
Income $ 15,000 - $24,999 11.90% 11.20% 9.60%
Income $ 25,000 - $34,999 12.30% 12.10% 10.30%
Income $ 35,000 - $49,999 14.90% 15.20% 14.40%
Income $ 50,000 - $74,999 20.10% 22.00% 20.20%
Income $ 75,000 - $99,999 11.40% 12.70% 13.10%
Income $100,000 - $124,999 6.70% 7.00% 12.60%
Income $125,000 - $149,999 3.00% 3.10%
Income $150,000 + 4.80% 4.40% 7.80%
   
Average Household Income $57,873 $59,112 $69,533
Median Household Income $44,860 $49,035 $53,861
Per Capita Income $23,125 $23,286 $26,169
 
Vehicles Available:    
0 Vehicles Available 8.40% 6.50% 8.35%
1 Vehicle Available 35.70% 32.20% 30.38%
2+ Vehicles Available 56.00% 61.30% 51.59%
Average Vehicles Per Household 1.7 1.8 1.8
Total Vehicles Available 121,098 257,123
 
Business and Employment:    
Number of Employees 114,331 183,814 5,771,487
Number of Establishments 9,205 16,413 504,483
   
     
   
2011 Demographics Peoria County Peoria, IL Metro State
   
Total Population 180,265 368,883 13,192,696
Total Households 68,054 137,710 4,771,811
Female Population 93,255 188,823 6,685,096
   % Female 51.70% 51.20% 50.70%
Male Population 87,010 180,060 6,507,600
   % Male 48.30% 48.80% 49.30%
 
Age:    
Age 0 - 4 6.90% 6.50% 6.90%
Age 5 - 14 13.60% 12.70% 13.40%
Age 15 - 19 6.80% 6.70% 6.90%
Age 20 - 24 6.90% 6.80% 6.80%
Age 25 - 34 13.40% 13.20% 13.40%
Age 35 - 44 12.50% 12.20% 13.70%
Age 45 - 54 12.90% 13.60% 14.30%
Age 55 - 64 12.30% 12.80% 11.70%
Age 65 - 74 7.90% 8.20% 7.20%
Age 75 - 84 4.70% 5.10% 4.00%
Age 85 + 2.20% 2.30% 1.80%
Median Age 36.9 38.4 36.9
   
Housing Units Trend    
Total Housing Units 83,488 165,239 5,439,966
     Owner Occupied Housing Units 58.70% 63.90% 63.40%
     Renter Occupied Housing Units 22.90% 19.50% 24.30%
     Vacant Housing Units 18.50% 16.70% 12.30%
 
Race and Ethnicity    
American Indian, Eskimo, Aleut 0.10% 0.10% 0.10%
Asian 2.50% 1.60% 5.10%
Black 15.30% 7.80% 14.00%
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.00% 0.00%
White 80.60% 89.50% 76.60%
Other 0.70% 0.40% 3.10%
Multi-Race 0.80% 0.50% 1.10%
   
Hispanic Ethnicity 3.30% 2.30% 16.60%
Not of Hispanic Ethnicity 96.70% 97.70% 83.40%
 
Marital Status:    
Age 15 + Population 143,334 298,088 10,518,811
Divorced 10.30% 9.50% 8.80%
Never Married 28.20% 24.10% 28.30%
Now Married 50.10% 55.60% 51.60%
Separated 4.40% 3.90% 4.90%
Widowed 7.00% 6.90% 6.50%
 
Educational Attainment:    
Total Population Age 25+ 118,744 248,449 8,709,935
Grade K - 9 4.50% 4.20% 4.60%
Grade 9 - 12 8.20% 7.80% 5.50%
High School Graduate 30.20% 33.10% 28.80%
Associates Degree 7.80% 7.90% 8.70%
Bachelor's Degree 16.20% 14.90% 19.90%
Graduate Degree 9.30% 7.80% 13.60%
Some College, No Degree 23.80% 24.30% 19.00%
 
Household Income:    
Income $ 0 - $9,999 9.00% 7.00%
Income $ 10,000 - $14,999 4.90% 4.40% 11.00%
Income $ 15,000 - $24,999 11.00% 10.30% 8.80%
Income $ 25,000 - $34,999 12.20% 11.90% 9.90%
Income $ 35,000 - $49,999 13.80% 13.80% 12.80%
Income $ 50,000 - $74,999 18.90% 20.50% 19.00%
Income $ 75,000 - $99,999 12.30% 14.00% 13.90%
Income $100,000 - $124,999 7.30% 7.90%
Income $125,000 - $149,999 4.30% 4.40% 14.50%
Income $150,000 + 6.30% 5.90% 10.10%
   
Average Household Income $62,251 $63,458 $75,197
Median Household Income $49,011 $53,391 $59,034
Per Capita Income $24,431 $24,542 $28,008
 
Vehicles Available    
0 Vehicles Available 7.80% 6.00% 7.60%
1 Vehicle Available 35.00% 31.40% 32.20%
2+ Vehicles Available 57.30% 62.60% 60.20%
Average Vehicles Per Household 1.7 1.8 1.9
Total Vehicles Available 121,144 259,060
   
     
   
2000 Census Demographics Peoria County Peoria, IL Metro State
   
Total Population 183,433 366,875 12,419,293
Total Households 72,733 143,597 4,591,779
Female Population 95,237 188,672 6,338,957
   % Female 51.90% 51.40% 51.00%
Male Population 88,196 178,209 6,080,336
   % Male 48.10% 48.60% 49.00%
 
Age:    
Age 0 - 4 6.90% 6.60% 7.10%
Age 5 - 14 14.10% 14.10% 14.80%
Age 15 - 19 7.30% 7.20% 7.20%
Age 20 - 24 7.20% 6.30% 6.90%
Age 25 - 34 13.20% 12.70% 14.60%
Age 35 - 44 14.40% 15.00% 16.00%
Age 45 - 54 13.80% 14.10% 13.10%
Age 55 - 64 8.90% 9.30% 8.40%
Age 65 - 74 7.00% 7.40% 6.20%
Age 75 - 84 5.20% 5.20% 4.30%
Age 85 + 1.90% 2.00% 1.50%
   
Median Age 36 37.2 34.7
   
Housing Units Trend    
Total Housing Units 78,204 153,291 4,885,615
     Owner Occupied Housing Units 63.00% 68.00% 63.20%
     Renter Occupied Housing Units 30.00% 25.70% 30.80%
     Vacant Housing Units 7.00% 6.30% 6.00%
 
Race and Ethnicity    
American Indian, Eskimo, Aleut 0.20% 0.20% 0.30%
Asian, and Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1.70% 1.10% 3.40%
Black 16.10% 8.40% 15.10%
White 79.40% 88.50% 73.50%
Other 1.00% 0.60% 5.80%
Two or More Races 1.70% 1.20% 1.90%
   
Hispanic Ethnicity 2.10% 1.50% 12.30%
Not of Hispanic Ethnicity 97.90% 98.50% 87.70%
 
Marital Status:    
Age 15 + Population 144,976 291,056 9,707,789
Divorced 10.40% 9.70% 8.90%
Never Married 27.90% 24.10% 28.90%
Now Married 50.10% 55.20% 50.30%
Separated 4.50% 4.00% 5.10%
Widowed 7.20% 7.10% 6.70%
 
Educational Attainment:    
Total Population Age 25+ 118,331 241,371 7,962,944
Grade K - 9 4.80% 4.70% 6.20%
Grade 9 - 11, No diploma 10.60% 10.20% 11.10%
High School Graduate 29.50% 32.40% 27.70%
Associates Degree 7.10% 7.20% 6.10%
Bachelor's Degree 15.20% 14.00% 16.50%
Graduate Degree 8.10% 6.80% 9.50%
Some College, No Degree 23.90% 24.40% 21.60%
No Schooling Completed 0.70% 0.50% 1.30%
   
Public School Enrollment 74.40% 80.80%
Private School Enrollment 25.60% 19.30%
 
Household Income:    
Income $ 0 - $9,999 10.10% 8.10%
Income $ 10,000 - $14,999 6.80% 6.10% 13.80%
Income $ 15,000 - $24,999 13.50% 13.00% 11.30%
Income $ 25,000 - $34,999 13.40% 13.40% 11.90%
Income $ 35,000 - $49,999 16.40% 17.00% 16.20%
Income $ 50,000 - $74,999 20.00% 22.10% 20.80%
Income $ 75,000 - $99,999 9.90% 10.70% 11.60%
Income $100,000 - $124,999 4.70% 4.70%
Income $125,000 - $149,999 1.90% 1.90% 9.00%
Income $150,000 - $199,999 1.50% 1.50% 5.40%
Income $200,000 or More 1.70% 1.40%
   
Average Household Income $52,366 $53,126 $61,544
Median Household Income $39,974 $43,004 $46,699
Per Capita Income $20,764 $20,794 $22,755
 
 
Vehicles Available    
0 Vehicles Available 9.10% 7.10% 11.80%
1 Vehicle Available 36.70% 33.30% 35.40%
2 Vehicles Available 38.80% 41.60%
3+ Vehicles Available 15.40% 18.00% 52.80%
Average Vehicles Per Household 1.5 1.7 1.5
Total Vehicles Available 120,942 254,366
   
Blue Collar Occupations 32,543 71,449 2,230,563
White Collar Occupations 52,749 103,656 3,603,003
% Blue Collar Workers 38.20% 40.80% 38.20%
% White Collar Workers 61.90% 59.20% 61.80%
   
     
   
1990 Demographics Peoria County Peoria, IL Metro State
   
Total Population 182,826 358,527 11,430,597
Total Households 70,795 136,764 4,202,247
Female Population 95,315 185,792 5,878,348
   % Female 52.10% 51.80% 51.40%
Male Population 87,511 172,735 5,552,249
  % Male 47.90% 48.20% 48.60%
 
Age:    
Total Population 182,826 358,527 11,430,597
Age 0 - 4 7.00% 6.90% 7.40%
Age 5 - 14 14.70% 15.00% 14.30%
Age 15 - 19 7.70% 7.50% 7.20%
Age 20 - 24 7.40% 6.60% 7.50%
Age 25 - 34 15.20% 15.00% 17.40%
Age 35 - 44 14.70% 14.90% 14.90%
Age 45 - 54 10.20% 10.60% 10.20%
Age 55 - 64 8.90% 9.30% 8.50%
Age 65 - 74 7.90% 7.80% 7.20%
Age 75 - 84 4.80% 4.80% 4.10%
Age 85 + 1.50% 1.60% 1.30%
Median Age 33.8 34.3 32.8
   
Housing Units    
Total Housing Units 75,212 144,481 4,506,271
     Owner Occupied Housing Units 60.30% 64.80% 59.90%
     Renter Occupied Housing Units 33.90% 29.90% 33.40%
     Vacant Housing Units 5.90% 5.30% 6.80%
 
Race and Ethnicity    
American Indian, Eskimo, Aleut 0.20% 0.20% 0.20%
Asian 1.20% 0.80% 2.50%
Black 13.60% 7.00% 14.80%
White 84.40% 91.60% 78.30%
Other 0.60% 0.40% 4.20%
   
Hispanic Ethnicity 1.40% 1.10% 7.90%
Not of Hispanic Ethnicity 98.60% 99.00% 92.10%
 
Educational Attainment:    
Total Population Age 25+ 115,529 229,180 7,271,318
Grade K - 9 9.00% 9.10% 10.30%
Grade 9 - 12 12.90% 12.50% 13.50%
High School Graduate 31.40% 34.70% 30.00%
Associates Degree 6.40% 6.60% 5.80%
Bachelor's Degree 12.90% 11.20% 13.60%
Graduate Degree 6.60% 5.30% 7.50%
Some College, No Degree 20.70% 20.60% 19.40%
   
 
1990 Household Income:    
Income $ 0 - $9,999 17.50% 15.10%
Income $ 10,000 - $19,999 18.10% 18.40% 22.00%
Income $ 20,000 - $29,999 16.90% 17.00% 16.20%
Income $ 30,000 - $39,999 14.00% 14.80% 15.50%
Income $ 40,000 - $49,999 11.30% 12.00% 19.10%
Income $ 50,000 - $59,999 7.80% 8.70%
Income $ 60,000 - $74,999 6.90% 7.20% 16.70%
Income $ 75,000 - $99,999 4.20% 4.00% 5.60%
Income $100,000 - $124,999 1.50% 1.40%
Income $125,000 - $149,999 0.70% 0.60% 3.10%
Income $150,000 + 1.10% 0.80% 1.80%
   
Average Household Income $35,583 $35,494 $40,895
Median Household Income $28,289 $29,677 $32,280
Per Capita Income $13,935 $13,664 $15,174
 
Vehicles Available    
0 Vehicles Available 10.00% 7.80% 13.10%
1 Vehicle Available 34.30% 31.50% 33.00%
2+ Vehicles Available 55.70% 60.60% 53.90%
Average Vehicles Per Household 1.6 1.7 1.6
Total Vehicles Available 115,174 237,191
   
     
   
Population Trend Peoria County Peoria, IL Metro State
     
   
   
1990 182,826 358,527 11,430,597
2000 183,433 366,875 12,419,293
   Change 1990 to 2000 0.30% 2.30% 8.70%
2006 181,674 368,020 12,850,443
2011 180,265 368,883 13,192,696
   Change 2006 to 2011 -0.80% 0.20% 2.70%
   
Household Trend    
1990 70,795 136,764 4,202,247
2000 72,733 143,597 4,591,779
   Change 1990 to 2000 2.70% 5.00% 9.30%
2006 69,987 140,036 4,691,797
2011 68,054 137,710 4,771,811
   Change 2006 to 2011 -2.80% -1.70% 1.70%
   
Average Household Size Trend  
1990 2.49 2.55 2.72
2000 2.43 2.47 2.7
2006 2.49 2.54 2.74
2011 2.54 2.59 2.77
   
Median Age Trend  
1990 34 34 32.8
2000 36 37 34.7
   Change 1990 to 2000 6.50% 8.30% 5.80%
2006 36 38 35.8
2011 37 38 36.9
   Change 2006 to 2011 1.40% 1.20% 3.00%
   
Housing Units Trend    
   
Total Housing Units  
   Change 1990 to 2000 4.00% 6.10% 8.40%
   Change 2006 to 2011 2.60% 3.00% 4.70%
Owner Occupied Housing Units    
   Change 1990 to 2000 8.70% 11.40% 14.40%
   Change 2006 to 2011 -0.20% 0.60% 4.80%
Renter Occupied Housing Units    
   Change 1990 to 2000 -7.90% -8.90% 0.00%
   Change 2006 to 2011 -8.70% -8.40% -5.60%
Vacant Housing Units    
   Change 1990 to 2000 24.00% 25.70% -3.40%
   Change 2006 to 2011 35.60% 35.40% 32.80%
   
Race and Ethnicity Trend    
   
American Indian, Eskimo, Aleut  
   Change 1990 to 2000 31.30% 33.10% 42.10%
   Change 2006 to 2011 -33.10% -32.50% -30.50%
Asian or Pacific Islander    
   Change 1990 to 2000 38.80% 39.70% 50.10%
   Change 2006 to 2011 16.80% 17.20% 19.50%
Black    
   Change 1990 to 2000 18.60% 22.40% 10.80%
   Change 2006 to 2011 -3.00% -2.90% -1.20%
White    
   Change 1990 to 2000 -5.60% -1.10% 1.90%
   Change 2006 to 2011 -0.20% 0.70% 4.30%
Other    
   Change 1990 to 2000 58.10% 57.60% 51.80%
   Change 2006 to 2011 -5.00% 0.70% -19.70%
Hispanic Ethnicity    
   Change 1990 to 2000 47.40% 49.10% 69.20%
   Change 2006 to 2011 18.40% 18.60% 15.30%
Not of Hispanic Ethnicity    
   Change 1990 to 2000 -0.30% 1.80% 3.40%
   Change 2006 to 2011 -1.30% -0.10% 0.50%