Peoria Heights, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 6,074 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.5%
 
Males: 2,986  (49.2%)
Females: 3,088  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61614.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,303 (it was $32,161 in 2000)
Peoria Heights:

$42,303
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,225 (it was $20,999 in 2000)

Peoria Heights village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $91,638 (it was $61,300 in 2000)
Peoria Heights:

$91,638
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $150,713; Detached houses: $152,178; Townhouses or other attached units: $142,705; In 2-unit structures: $111,640; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $94,930; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $191,621; Mobile homes: $15,680

Median gross rent in 2013: $661.

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  • Races in Peoria Heights, IL (2013)

    Peoria Heights races chart
    • 5,36187.4%White alone
    • 3085.0%Black alone
    • 2313.8%Two or more races
    • 1632.7%Hispanic
    • 380.6%Asian alone
    • 380.6%Other race alone
    • 20.03%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Peoria Heights: 84.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.0%), Irish (15.1%), English (9.3%), United States (5.5%), French (3.4%), Ukrainian (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/10/1901

Elevation: 789 feet

Land area: 2.64 square miles.

Population density: 2,297 people per square mile   (low).

Peoria Heights,IL real estate house value index trend

Peoria Heights, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Peoria Heights:

  • High school or higher: 92.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Peoria Heights village:

  • Never married: 38.6%
  • Now married: 37.6%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

144 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 1.4% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

This village:

2.3%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Peoria Heights, Illinois as of May 03, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Peoria Heights to the number of sex offenders is 557 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,198 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,744 (1.9%)

Peoria Heights satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (2.5 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (124.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Peoria, IL (1.6 miles ), West Peoria, IL (2.1 miles ), Bay View Gardens, IL (2.3 miles ), East Peoria, IL (2.3 miles ), Germantown Hills, IL (2.4 miles ), Spring Bay, IL (2.5 miles ), Bellevue, IL (2.5 miles ), Norwood, IL (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $292,500
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $350,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $205,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $205,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $205,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $205,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $1,230,400
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,230,400
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $78,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $108,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.74 N, Longitude: 89.58 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -612 (-10.0%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 455 (14.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 309

Peoria Heights household income distribution Peoria Heights home values distribution

Crime rates in Peoria Heights by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.016.20.0
Rapes 9333654052013
per 100,000 135.645.246.747.294.479.463.90.080.332.40.016.249.0
Robberies 344252213422622
per 100,000 45.260.362.231.578.731.832.016.348.2679.5421.132.432.7
Assaults 262727344135253216841419
per 100,000 391.9406.9420.0535.1645.0555.7399.6520.1256.8129.464.8226.9310.6
Burglaries 49505040425952425476385033
per 100,000 738.5753.6777.8629.5660.7936.8831.1682.6866.81,229.6615.4810.4539.5
Thefts 188158158110111103128135163238155155106
per 100,000 2,833.52,381.32,458.01,731.21,746.11,635.42,045.72,194.12,616.43,850.52,510.12,512.21,732.9
Auto thefts 1219191392420121531433
per 100,000 180.9286.4295.6204.6141.6381.1319.6195.0240.848.5226.748.649.0
Arson 2004031210120
per 100,000 30.10.00.063.00.047.616.032.516.10.016.232.40.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 391.2315.7325.8292.3366.1355.9315.3267.8324.0514.4309.8269.4228.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Peoria Heights detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 16 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.1%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -204 (-3.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Peoria Heights: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Peoria Heights, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Peoria Heights-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/29/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Peoria Heights village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 tornado 13.4 miles away from the village center injured 3 people.

Earthquake activity:

Peoria Heights-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 182.4 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 160.6 miles away from Peoria Heights 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 213.5 miles away from the city 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 182.0 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 60.7 miles away from Peoria Heights center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 168.5 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 Peoria County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Peoria Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Peoria Heights:

  • BELLA VISTA CARE CENTER (1629 GARDNER LANE)
  • HEIGHTS COLONIAL MANOR (1629 GARDNER LANE)
  • SAINT CLARE HOME (5533 NORTH GALENA ROAD)

Amtrak station near Peoria Heights:

  • 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 with over 2000 students nearest to Peoria Heights:

  • Illinois Central College (about 4 miles; East Peoria, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,158)
  • Bradley University (about 4 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Heartland Community College (about 33 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 35 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 36 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 47 miles; Oglesby, IL; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Western Illinois University (about 62 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)

Public high school in Peoria Heights:

Public elementary/middle school in Peoria Heights:

Private elementary/middle school in Peoria Heights:

  • ST THOMAS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 422; Location: 4229 N MONROE AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Peoria Heights

Library in Peoria Heights:

  • PEORIA HEIGHTS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $424,400; Location: 816 EAST GLEN AVENUE; 31,967 books; 851 audio materials; 923 video materials; 3 state licensed databases; 118 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Peoria Heights: Peoria Country Club (A), Peoria Heights Village Hall (B), Peoria Heights Library (C), Peoria Heights Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Peoria Heights include: Galena Road Baptist Church (A), Olivet Missionary Church (B), Peoria Heights Congregational Church (C), Saint Thomas Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Mulvaney Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Funks Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Peoria Heights include: Bielfeldt Park (1), Woods Park (2), Illinois River State Fish and Wildlife Area (3), Forest Park South Nature Preserve (4), Forest Park Nature Center (5), Hillside Park (6), Woods Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.76
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 18.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.79
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0102. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0102
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.9%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.2% for Black residents, 64.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.7% for other race residents, 37.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.1 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  51.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.3%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
137 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
10 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
92 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Peoria Heights, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Peoria Heights compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below 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.

Banks with branches in Peoria Heights (2011 data):

  • Heritage Bank of Central Illinois: Prospect Branch at 4488 N Prospect Road, branch established on 1998/11/09. 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.
  • First State Bank of Forrest: Peoria Heights Branch at 4717 North Prospect Road, branch established on 1973/01/17. Info updated 2011/01/04: Bank assets: $124.4 mil, Deposits: $107.8 mil, headquarters in Forrest, IL, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Forrest Bancshares, Inc.
  • Marshall County State Bank: Peoria Heights Branch at 4440 North Prospect Suite A, branch established on 2010/08/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $26.3 mil, Deposits: $22.4 mil, headquarters in Varna, IL, negative income in the last year, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Marshall-Putnam County Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Illinois average:

12.4

Peoria Heights travel time to work - commute Peoria Heights mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (20%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Peoria Heights village (based on Peoria County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant30,685123
Catholic26,16520
Other22,27616
Mainline Protestant18,34356
Black Protestant3,48215
Orthodox3962
None85,147-
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: 36
Peoria County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Peoria County:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
Peoria County:

3.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 159
Here:

8.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Peoria County:

28.2%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.9%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,268$39,2160$0
Other Government Administration 2$9,476$56,8569$2,267
Police Protection - Officers 11$53,984$58,8920$0
Police - Other 4$13,561$40,6831$213
Streets and Highways 4$16,964$50,8920$0
Health 3$9,688$38,75220$10,731
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$3,308$39,6960$0
Water Supply 5$21,478$51,5470$0
Totals for Government 31$131,727$50,99130$13,211

Peoria Heights government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $647,000 ($106.52)
    Regular Highways: $598,000 ($98.45)
    Financial Administration: $503,000 ($82.81)
    Water Utilities: $413,000 ($67.99)
    General - Other: $271,000 ($44.62)
    Libraries: $263,000 ($43.30)
    Fire Protection: $86,000 ($14.16)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $315,000 ($51.86)
    Benefit Payments: $80,000 ($13.17)
    Withdrawals: $35,000 ($5.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $65,000 ($10.70)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $972,000 ($160.03)

Peoria Heights government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $61,000 ($10.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $91,000 ($14.98)
    Local Employee Contribution: $35,000 ($5.76)
    Interest Revenue: $7,000 ($1.15)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $119,000 ($19.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $145,000 ($23.87)
    Interest Earnings: $128,000 ($21.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $760,000 ($125.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,137,000 ($187.19)
    Highways: $727,000 ($119.69)
    All Other: $32,000 ($5.27)
  • Tax - Property: $471,000 ($77.54)
    Total General Sales: $427,000 ($70.30)
    NEC: $235,000 ($38.69)

Peoria Heights government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,230,000 ($202.50)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,205,000 ($198.39)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $25,000 ($4.12)

Peoria Heights government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,053,000 ($667.27)

5.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,480 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($272 average AGI)
Peoria County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tazewell County, IL  1.32% ($34,650 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.28% ($37,812)
from Woodford County, IL  0.20% ($51,184)


5.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,358 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($489 average AGI)
Peoria County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tazewell County, IL  1.49% ($38,909 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.32% ($41,281)
to Woodford County, IL  0.25% ($52,554)

Strongest AM radio stations in Peoria Heights:

  • WPEO (1020 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PEORIA, IL)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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 Peoria Heights:

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

TV broadcast stations around Peoria Heights:

  • WAOE (Channel 59; PEORIA, IL; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS VALLEY PUB TELECOMM CORP)
  • WEEK-TV (Channel 25; PEORIA, IL; Owner: WEEK-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; PEORIA, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, L.L.C.)
  • W67CW (Channel 67; PEORIA, IL; Owner: M.C. PRODUCTIONS)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W41BO (Channel 41; PEORIA, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Peoria Heights fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Peoria Heights fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Benjamin J Aron, 4017 North Prospect Heights (Lat: 40.736944 Lon: -89.575000), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 61 m
    Registrant: 2022238837, , 1835 K STREET, N.W., SUITE 650
  • Elaine L Thompson, 1001 E. Toledo Ave. (Peoria Heights #50874) (Lat: 40.743278 Lon: -89.578750), Type: 64.0, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DR., Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Elaine L Thompson, 1001 E. Toledo Ave. (Peoria Heights #50874) (Lat: 40.743278 Lon: -89.578750), Type: 64.0, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DR., Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • 1226 E Hazard Ave (Lat: 40.736111 Lon: -89.574722), Type: 78.6, Overall height: 73.1 m
    Registrant: 3096820831, , 4017 N PROSPECT RD

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4017 N Prospect Rd (Lat: 40.736972 Lon: -89.575083), Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNWY308
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/28/2011, Expiration Date: 07/25/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/08/2011, Certifier: Dale Tripp
    Registrant: Supreme Radio Communcations, Inc., 4017 N. Prospect Ave., Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (309) 682-0831
  • Lat: 40.736139 Lon: -89.574806, Call Sign: WPMA439
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.150 MHz, 452.350 MHz, 452.450 MHz, 457.150 MHz, 457.350 MHz, 457.450 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/29/2008, Expiration Date: 05/04/2018, Certifier: Dale Tripp
    Registrant: Supreme Radio Communcations, Inc., 4017 N. Prospect Ave., Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (309) 682-0831, Fax: (309) 682-5949, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1226 E Hazard (Lat: 40.736139 Lon: -89.574806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73 m, Overall height: 79 m, Call Sign: WPJY602
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.025 MHz, 461.450 MHz, 466.025 MHz, 466.450 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/22/2011, Expiration Date: 12/13/2021, Certifier: Dale Tripp
    Registrant: Supreme Radio Communcations, Inc., 4017 N. Prospect Ave., Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (309) 682-0831, Fax: (309) 688-7414, Email:
  • 5615 Humbolt Ave (Lat: 40.922806 Lon: -89.524250), Call Sign: KSE732, Licensee ID: L00053116
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.5200 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/01/2003, Expiration Date: 02/11/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2013
    Registrant: N E Finch Company, Peoria, IL 61601
  • 4017 N Prospect Rd (Lat: 40.736972 Lon: -89.575083), Call Sign: WKN92, Licensee ID: L00002755
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/27/1997, Expiration Date: 01/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/21/2001
    Registrant: Central Illinois Light Company, 300 Liberty St, Peoria, IL 61602, Phone: (309) 693-4700
  • Lat: 40.747250 Lon: -89.579250, Call Sign: WQKN408
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.625 MHz, 155.220 MHz, 460.625 MHz, 155.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/22/2009, Expiration Date: 07/22/2019, Certifier: Norm P Reichert
    Registrant: Ragan Communications, Inc., 2 Ragan Court, Washington, IL 61571-1051, Phone: (309) 745-9386, Fax: (309) 745-3215, Email:
  • Lat: 40.758306 Lon: -89.571417, Call Sign: WQPX223
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.605 MHz, 173.275 MHz, 173.325 MHz, 159.660 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/06/2012, Expiration Date: 09/06/2022, Certifier: Todd Atkins
    Registrant: Supreme Radio Communications, Inc., 4017 N. Prospect Rd., Peoria Heights, IL 61616-7748, Phone: (309) 256-0660, Fax: (309) 682-5949, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, 4017 N Prospect Rd (Lat: 40.736972 Lon: -89.575083), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNEW287
    Assigned Frequencies: 2135.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/09/1998, Expiration Date: 09/09/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/15/2008
    Registrant: Supreme Radio Communications, Inc, 4017 N. Prospect Rd, Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (309) 682-0831, Fax: (309) 682-5949, Email:
  • PEORIA HEIGHTS, Lat: 40.740000 Lon: -89.580000, Call Sign: WQHS607
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.356 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/25/2007, Expiration Date: 10/25/2017, Certifier: Robert Roth
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • HAZARD, Lat: 40.736111 Lon: -89.574722, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 73.1 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQNI642
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/16/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Joshua A Powell
    Registrant: Rocket Communications, 5814 S Adams St, Bartonville, IL 61607, Phone: (309) 369-5704, Email:
  • HAZARD, Lat: 40.736111 Lon: -89.574722, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 73.1 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQNI642
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/16/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Joshua A Powell
    Registrant: Rocket Communications, 5814 S Adams St, Bartonville, IL 61607, Phone: (309) 369-5704, Email:
  • HAZARD, Lat: 40.736111 Lon: -89.574722, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 73.1 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQNI642
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/16/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Joshua A Powell
    Registrant: Rocket Communications, 5814 S Adams St, Bartonville, IL 61607, Phone: (309) 369-5704, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 1226 E Hazard Ave (Lat: 40.736111 Lon: -89.574722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73.1 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: KNKK555
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.075 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/08/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley
    Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:
  • 4017 North Prospect Road (Lat: 40.736972 Lon: -89.575083), Call Sign: KSC864, Licensee ID: L00122787
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.5800 MHz
    Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/29/1999
    Registrant: Arch Paging Inc, 1800 West Park Drive Suite 250, West Boorough, MA 01581

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Peoria Heights)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA T210L (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1799X , Serial Number: 21060819, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald R Trustee Peacock, 4962 Grandview Dr, Peoria Heights, IL 61616
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-150 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2090P , Serial Number: 23-678, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 08/15/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Vernon W Martin, 4509 Constantine Ave, Peoria Heights, IL 61616
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3897S , Serial Number: 17251097, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 01/03/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Vernon W Martin, 4509 Constantine Ave, Peoria Heights, IL 61616
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8860B , Serial Number: 36560, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 01/08/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald R Trustee Peacock, 4962 Grandview Dr, Peoria Heights, IL 61616

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED28$82,94641$105,593119$135,42419$41,9592$3,922,35036$118,273
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$99,9950$09$80,1600$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$41,4002$60,90038$103,83411$23,4520$02$23,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$84,2651$63,86026$100,0053$25,9170$01$106,600
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$69,0000$02$109,6200$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0042.00 , 0043.00, 0305.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$80,2868$91,6180$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$99,3101$137,5200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$68,2070$01$31,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0042.00 , 0043.00, 0305.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 11

Incident types - Peoria Heights

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Peoria Heights, IL
Businesses in Peoria Heights, IL
NameCountNameCount
CVS1New Balance1
Curves1UPS1
FedEx1Walgreens1
McDonald's1

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