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Total population: 33,580 (Urban population: 33,391, Rural population: 189 (all nonfarm))
Housing density: 1065 houses/condos per square mile
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $252,754.
Median contract rent in 2009: $430 (lower quartile is $319, upper quartile is $523)
Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $474
Median gross rent in Pekin, IL in 2009: $545
Housing units in Pekin with a mortgage: 5,428 (504 second mortgage, 835 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,230
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $63,629
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $33,838
Median monthly housing costs: $704
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Detached houses: $115,843Here:$115,843State:$252,233
Townhouses or other attached units: $133,555Here:$133,555State:$249,884
In 2-unit structures: $732,727Here:$732,727State:$282,193
In 3-to-4-unit structures: $336,397Here:$336,397State:$320,044
In 5-or-more-unit structures: $115,456Here:$115,456State:$280,866
Mobile homes: $28,394Here:$28,394State:$35,670
6,936 spouses, 9,058 children (8,096 natural, 125 adopted, 837 stepchildren), 443 grandchildren, 143 brothers or sisters, 95 parents, 231 other relatives, 515 non-relatives
Size of family households: 4,036 2-persons, 2,075 3-persons, 1,790 4-persons, 638 5-persons, 212 6-persons, 58 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 3,930 1-person, 518 2-persons, 87 3-persons, 26 4-persons, 8 5-persons.
5,096 married couples with children.
2,104 single-parent households (450 men, 1,654 women).
97.4% of residents of Pekin speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
Foreign born population: 285 (0.8%)
(44.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 65.8%
Number of people working at home: 237 (1.6% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
56% of Pekin residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 67% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Illinois.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 5.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.7%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 22.2%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 5.3%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $38,000
House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Pekin:
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
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Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)
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