East Peoria, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 22,739 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.4%
 
Males: 10,950  (48.2%)
Females: 11,789  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

43.7 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61571.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,661 (it was $41,538 in 2000)
East Peoria:

$50,661
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,659 (it was $20,147 in 2000)

East Peoria city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $132,322 (it was $90,000 in 2000)
East Peoria:

$132,322
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $182,917; detached houses: $184,318; townhouses or other attached units: $109,658; in 2-unit structures: $150,655; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $262,191; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $97,342; mobile homes: $64,899

Median gross rent in 2017: $683.

March 2019 cost of living index in East Peoria: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.4%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.9% for Black residents, 23.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 16.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in East Peoria, IL (2017)
    • 20,72890.6%White alone
    • 6592.9%Black alone
    • 4982.2%Hispanic
    • 4201.8%Asian alone
    • 2971.3%Two or more races
    • 580.3%Other race alone
    • 170.07%American Indian alone

Races in East Peoria detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 61 registered sex offenders living in East Peoria, Illinois as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in East Peoria is 377 to 1.


Crime rates in East Peoria by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
27
(120.0)
16
(71.0)
23
(102.0)
26
(114.5)
25
(109.8)
32
(141.4)
21
(89.5)
10
(42.6)
20
(85.3)
15
(63.8)
20
(85.6)
12
(52.2)
25
(109.4)
37
(163.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
11
(48.9)
9
(39.9)
9
(39.9)
5
(22.0)
9
(39.5)
77
(340.1)
104
(443.1)
8
(34.1)
6
(25.6)
10
(42.5)
4
(17.1)
5
(21.7)
10
(43.8)
8
(35.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
127
(564.4)
136
(603.5)
91
(403.6)
77
(339.2)
72
(316.3)
9
(39.8)
5
(21.3)
65
(277.1)
59
(251.5)
51
(216.8)
72
(308.2)
78
(339.0)
62
(271.3)
68
(300.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
154
(684.4)
145
(643.4)
193
(855.9)
124
(546.2)
166
(729.3)
175
(773.0)
256
(1,091)
308
(1,313)
186
(792.9)
204
(867.4)
170
(727.8)
171
(743.2)
164
(717.5)
93
(410.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
655
(2,911)
590
(2,618)
605
(2,683)
519
(2,286)
499
(2,192)
542
(2,394)
662
(2,820)
626
(2,668)
476
(2,029)
433
(1,841)
454
(1,944)
439
(1,908)
504
(2,205)
482
(2,129)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
27
(120.0)
30
(133.1)
28
(124.2)
32
(141.0)
16
(70.3)
28
(123.7)
37
(157.6)
12
(51.2)
17
(72.5)
12
(51.0)
15
(64.2)
15
(65.2)
16
(70.0)
9
(39.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(8.9)
3
(13.3)
3
(13.3)
3
(13.2)
3
(13.2)
7
(30.9)
6
(25.6)
11
(46.9)
3
(12.8)
7
(29.8)
2
(8.6)
9
(39.1)
2
(8.8)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)397.5349.9360.3307.0307.4382.9410.5311.0268.7262.6269.1267.0298.9327.3

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in East Peoria, IL

Crime rate in East Peoria detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 51 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: German (22.2%), American (15.9%), Irish (8.4%), English (7.6%), European (6.0%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/29/1889

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 18.8 square miles.

Population density: 1,209 people per square mile   (low).

East Peoria, Illinois map

623 residents are foreign born (0.7% Asia, 0.7% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

2.7%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,073 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,976 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (4.9 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (126.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Creve Coeur, IL (1.8 miles ),
Marquette Heights, IL (2.2 miles ),
West Peoria, IL (2.2 miles ),
Peoria, IL (2.2 miles ),
Peoria Heights, IL (2.3 miles ),
North Pekin, IL (2.4 miles ),
Morton, IL (2.4 miles ),
Bartonville, IL (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.67 N, Longitude: 89.55 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,771 (+25.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,046 (27.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 309

Distribution of median household income in East Peoria, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in East Peoria, IL in 2017
East Peoria satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 94 buildings, average cost: $101,100
  • 1998: 123 buildings, average cost: $100,500
  • 1999: 80 buildings, average cost: $106,800
  • 2000: 55 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 2001: 54 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2002: 73 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2003: 94 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2004: 69 buildings, average cost: $109,500
  • 2005: 83 buildings, average cost: $132,100
  • 2006: 79 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2007: 70 buildings, average cost: $134,100
  • 2008: 35 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2009: 32 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 2010: 33 buildings, average cost: $189,300
  • 2011: 17 buildings, average cost: $216,400
  • 2012: 30 buildings, average cost: $200,400
  • 2013: 47 buildings, average cost: $207,500
  • 2014: 47 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2015: 22 buildings, average cost: $219,500
  • 2016: 17 buildings, average cost: $230,700
  • 2017: 18 buildings, average cost: $156,000
Number of permits per 10,000 East Peoria, IL residents
Average permit cost in East Peoria, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.6%
Illinois:

4.5%
Historical population in East Peoria, IL
Historical housing units in East Peoria, IL
Most common industries in East Peoria, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Machinery (10.2%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (14.9%)
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.2%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Machinery (4.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in East Peoria, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Computer specialists (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.7%)
  • Registered nurses (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)

Average climate in East Peoria, Illinois

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East Peoria, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.8. This is about average.

City:

74.8
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 0.927. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.927
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.57
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0102. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0102
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

East Peoria-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/29/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the East Peoria city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 tornado 14.5 miles away from the city center injured 3 people.

Earthquake activity:

East Peoria-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 177.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 155.4 miles away from East Peoria center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.2 miles away from East Peoria center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 176.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 163.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 64.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Tazewell County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Peoria topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in East Peoria:

  • BRIARBROOK PLACE (228 BRIARBROOK DRIVE)
  • HARRIS PLACE (209 HARRIS ROAD)
  • EAST PEORIA GARDENS HLTHCR CTR (1910 SPRINGFIELD ROAD)
  • FONDULAC REHABILITATION AND HCC (901 ILLINI DRIVE)
  • HEARTLAND OF RIVERVIEW (500 CENTENNIAL DRIVE)
  • ROSEWOOD CARE CENTER OF EAST PEORIA (900 CENTENNIAL DRIVE)
  • AFFILIATED HOME DIALYSIS, LLC (2500 NORTH MAIN ST., SUITE 1A)
  • FMC- EAST PEORIA DIALYSIS (3300 NORTH MAIN)

Amtrak station near East Peoria:

  • 8 miles: PEORIA AIRPORT (6100 W. EVERETT M. DIRKSEN PKY.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in East Peoria:

  • Illinois Central College (Full-time enrollment: 7,158; Location: 1 College Drive; Public; Website: www.icc.edu)
  • Midwest Technical Institute-East Peoria (Full-time enrollment: 1,148; Location: 280 High Point Ln; Private, for-profit; Website: www.midwesttech.edu)
  • Oehrlein School of Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 61; Location: 100 Meadow Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: oehrleinschool.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near East Peoria:

  • Bradley University (about 5 miles; Peoria, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,152)
  • Heartland Community College (about 30 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 32 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 32 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 50 miles; Oglesby, IL; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Western Illinois University (about 62 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Richland Community College (about 65 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)

Public high school in East Peoria:

Public elementary/middle schools in East Peoria:

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Library in East Peoria:

  • FONDULAC PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $1,270,331; Location: 140 EAST WASHINGTON STREET; 76,502 books; 7,135 e-books; 1,912 audio materials; 2,759 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 106 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in East Peoria: Fondulac Golf Course (A), East Peoria Fire Department Station 3 (B), Caterpillar Tractor Company Y 131 Fire Station (C), Northern Tazewell Fire Protection District Rescue Squad (D), East Peoria Fire Department (E), East Peoria City Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in East Peoria include: Assembly of God Church (A), Bethel Memorial Church (B), Bethel Temple (C), East Peoria Church of Christ (D), East Peoria Church of the Nazarene (E), East Peoria Community Church (F), East Peoria Mennonite Church (G), Faith United Methodist Church (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Guth Cemetery (1), Fondulac Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Peoria Lake (A), Fondulac Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Coal Creek (A), Kerfoot Creek (B), Dempsey Creek (C), Farm Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in East Peoria include: Thomas Park (1), Bennetts Terraqueous Gardens Nature Preserve (2), Cooper Park (3), Fondulac Park (4), Richland Park (5), McGlothlin Farm Park and Petting Zoo (6), East Peoria Pool and Recreation Area (7), Brady Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Splashdown Family Waterpark (Water Parks & Slides; 1 Eastside Drive) (1), East Peoria Festival of Lights (2200 East Washington Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Holiday Inn Exp East Peoria (300 Eastlight Court) (1), Hampton Inn East Peoria (11 Winners Way) (2), Hampton Inn (11 Winners Way) (3), Adams Wilson R (3813 East Washington Street) (4), Beacon Motel (3813 East Washington Street) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: William Lane Craig - Philosopher, Roger Phegley - Baseball player.

Tazewell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in East Peoria and their reported violations in the past:

CATERPILLAR TRAIL PWD (Population served: 4,400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-06-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
FAIRVIEW (Population served: 450, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-15-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-21-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-21-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-21-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from APR-18-2012 to APR-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (2 times from APR-18-2012 to APR-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-21-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2008), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2008), St BCA signed (FEB-10-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2009)
  • One other older monitoring violation
PEORIA SKEET & TRAP CLUB (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-03-2010)
DELUXE LAKE ESTATES MHP (Population served: 325, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SPRING BAY AMERICAN LEGION (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
WASTE MANAGEMENT INC/TAZEWELL TRANSFER (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 21 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in East Peoria that have no violations reported:

  • EAST PEORIA (Population served: 23,448, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ARMINGTON (Population served: 368, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROCK CHURCH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.9%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.2%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in East Peoria in 2010:

  • 227 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 48 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in East Peoria in 2000:

  • 265 people in nursing homes
  • 57 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in military ships

Banks with branches in East Peoria (2011 data):

  • Morton Community Bank: Washington Branch, Fondulac Plaza Branch, East Peoria Express Branch. Info updated 2010/12/15: Bank assets: $2,667.0 mil, Deposits: $2,086.4 mil, headquarters in Morton, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Community Bancorp, Inc. Esop And Trust
  • Regions Bank: Community Branch at 111 West Washington Street, branch established on 1993/11/19. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • CIBM Bank: East Peoria Branch at 803 West Camp Street, branch established on 1997/10/23. Info updated 2010/08/18: Bank assets: $500.2 mil, Deposits: $431.1 mil, headquarters in Champaign, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Cib Marine Bancshares, Inc.
  • South Side Trust & Savings Bank of Peoria: East Peoria Branch at 118 Cole Street, branch established on 1998/12/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $668.3 mil, Deposits: $535.4 mil, headquarters in Peoria, IL, positive income, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Mid Illinois Bancorp, Inc.
  • Associated Bank, National Association: East Peoria Branch at 300 East Washington Street, branch established on 1882/01/01. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp
  • Heritage Bank of Central Illinois: East Peoria Branch at 410 N Main Street, branch established on 2007/02/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $314.6 mil, Deposits: $242.0 mil, headquarters in Trivoli, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Trivoli Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in East Peoria:

Marital status in East Peoria, IL
  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

For population 25 years and over in East Peoria:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Illinois average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - East Peoria
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Religion statistics for East Peoria, IL (based on Tazewell County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant31,756118
Mainline Protestant15,40440
Catholic10,6507
Other1,1546
None76,430-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Tazewell County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Tazewell County:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 59
This county:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 101
Tazewell County:

7.72 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.7%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tazewell County:

27.1%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.2%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
East Peoria:

50.5%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
East Peoria:

47.5%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
East Peoria:

21.7%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.6%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
East Peoria:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
East Peoria:

36.7%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
East Peoria:

56.6%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
East Peoria:

77.4%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Peoria, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 47$284,486$72,6350$0
Police Protection - Officers 47$340,099$86,8340$0
Streets and Highways 15$70,927$56,7420$0
Police - Other 15$69,121$55,2970$0
Water Supply 13$71,839$66,3130$0
Sewerage 12$68,493$68,4930$0
Financial Administration 8$29,574$44,3610$0
Solid Waste Management 8$41,769$62,6540$0
Other and Unallocable 7$26,930$46,1660$0
Parks and Recreation 6$25,769$51,53893$72,320
Other Government Administration 3$22,473$89,8924$3,420
Housing and Community Development (Local) 2$7,688$46,1280$0
Fire - Other 1$3,840$46,0800$0
Totals for Government 184$1,063,008$69,32797$75,740

East Peoria government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $2,187,000 ($96.18)
    Regular Highways: $410,000 ($18.03)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,404,000 ($369.59)
    Police Protection: $7,011,000 ($308.32)
    Central Staff Services: $6,877,000 ($302.43)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,975,000 ($218.79)
    Regular Highways: $2,947,000 ($129.60)
    Water Utilities: $2,874,000 ($126.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,033,000 ($89.41)
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,280,000 ($56.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,030,000 ($45.30)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,650,000 ($204.49)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $2,613,000 ($114.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $710,000 ($31.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $522,000 ($22.96)
    Police Protection: $313,000 ($13.76)
    Regular Highways: $252,000 ($11.08)
    Water Utilities: $122,000 ($5.37)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($0.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,029,000 ($572.98)

East Peoria government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,701,000 ($162.76)
    Other: $2,669,000 ($117.38)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $5,249,000 ($230.84)
    Fines and Forfeits: $353,000 ($15.52)
    Interest Earnings: $74,000 ($3.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,359,000 ($147.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $16,108,000 ($708.39)
    Transit Utilities: $1,520,000 ($66.85)
    Highways: $787,000 ($34.61)
  • Tax - Property: $10,584,000 ($465.46)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,944,000 ($261.40)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,516,000 ($198.60)
    Public Utilities Sales: $654,000 ($28.76)
    Other License: $229,000 ($10.07)

East Peoria government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $97,534,000 ($4289.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $93,369,000 ($4106.12)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $17,455,000 ($767.62)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $17,265,000 ($759.27)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,835,000 ($608.43)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,670,000 ($425.26)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $190,000 ($8.36)

East Peoria government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,571,000 ($684.77)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,265,000 ($759.27)

5.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,369 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Peoria County, IL  2.13% ($49,964 average AGI)
from Woodford County, IL  0.43% ($61,892)
from McLean County, IL  0.33% ($52,270)


5.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,094 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Peoria County, IL  1.86% ($47,861 average AGI)
to Woodford County, IL  0.40% ($54,429)
to McLean County, IL  0.37% ($52,192)
Businesses in East Peoria, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Motel 61
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Advance Auto Parts1OfficeMax1
Applebee's1Panera Bread1
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Penske1
CVS2PetSmart1
Circle K1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Fashion Bug1Quiznos1
FedEx4SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Sprint Nextel1
Goodwill1Steak 'n Shake1
H&R Block2Subaru1
Hardee's1Subway3
Hilton1Super 81
Holiday Inn1T-Mobile2
IHOP1T.G.I. Driday's1
Jimmy John's1Taco Bell1
Kohl's1True Value1
Kroger1U-Haul2
La-Z-Boy1U.S. Cellular2
Long John Silver's1UPS4
Lowe's1Verizon Wireless1
Marriott1Walgreens1
McDonald's1Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in East Peoria:

  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPEO (1020 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PEORIA, IL)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOAM (1350 AM; 1 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: KELLY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Peoria:

  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXCL (104.9 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WSWT (106.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • W278AE (103.5 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WIXO (99.9 FM; BARTONVILLE, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WDQX (102.3 FM; MORTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WPPY (101.1 FM; GLASFORD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WZPW (92.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: B&G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPMJ (94.3 FM; CHILLICOTHE, IL; Owner: KELLY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFYR (97.3 FM; ELMWOOD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WRVP (98.5 FM; EUREKA, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WWCT (96.5 FM; FARMINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around East Peoria:

  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; PEORIA, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, L.L.C.)
  • WEEK-TV (Channel 25; PEORIA, IL; Owner: WEEK-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS VALLEY PUB TELECOMM CORP)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; PEORIA, IL; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • W67CW (Channel 67; PEORIA, IL; Owner: M.C. PRODUCTIONS)
  • W41BO (Channel 41; PEORIA, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of East Peoria fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 111Number of bridges
  • 1,440ft / 439mTotal length
  • $7,384,000Total costs
  • 1,628,800Total average daily traffic
  • 127,033Total average daily truck traffic
  • 797,960Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in East Peoria, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 151950-1959
  • 241960-1969
  • 91970-1979
  • 131980-1989
  • 91990-1999
  • 312000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for East Peoria, IL
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 84 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in East Peoria)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in East Peoria, IL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 112 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in East Peoria)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in East Peoria)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED117$114,586140$111,099596$118,15042$46,40045$80,4880$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$102,7194$69,34824$115,4412$65,3003$56,3470$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$121,58914$99,004139$109,08925$21,8274$136,0651$24,280
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$131,8066$113,915108$116,9974$21,2800$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$39,6600$09$138,2500$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0203.01, 0203.02, 0212.02, 0212.03, 0224.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED29$125,04841$144,5751$262,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$83,6639$134,1560$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$102,8984$138,2081$72,850
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$65,9305$129,8040$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$156,4001$102,7900$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0203.01, 0203.02, 0212.02, 0212.03, 0224.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in East Peoria, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in East Peoria, IL - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 91. The highest number of fire incidents - 131 took place in 2010, and the least - 50 in 2006. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in East Peoria, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (40.2%), and Structure Fires (33.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in East Peoria, IL
    • 62240.2%Outside Fires
    • 51233.1%Structure Fires
    • 26517.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1499.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for East Peoria, IL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in East Peoria, Illinois:

  • Hampton Inn East Peoria, 11 Winners Way, East Peoria, Illinois 61611 , Phone: (309) 694-0711, Fax: (309) 694-0407
  • Best Western Plus, 300 Eastlight Ct, East Peoria, Illinois 61611 , Phone: (309) 694-4959, Fax: (309) 694-4727
  • Embassy Suites-East Peoria, 100 Conference Center Dr, East Peoria, Illinois 61611 , Phone: (309) 694-0200, Fax: (309) 694-0201
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott, 200 Eastlight Ct, East Peoria, Illinois 61611 , Phone: (309) 699-4100, Fax: (309) 699-4300
  • Holiday Inn And Suites East Peoria, 101 Holiday Dr, East Peoria, Illinois 61611 , Phone: (309) 291-6023
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites East Peoria - Riverfront, 1100 Bass Pro Dr, East peoria, Illinois 61611 , Phone: (309) 694-9800, Fax: (309) 694-6771
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in East Peoria, Illinois
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in East Peoria, IL
  • 86.4%Utility gas
  • 12.2%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in East Peoria, IL
  • 57.2%Utility gas
  • 39.6%Electricity
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used


East Peoria compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.

East Peoria on our top lists:

  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military ships (population 1,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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