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Pekin, IL (Illinois) Houses and Residents

Pekin,IL index of house prices

Total population: 33,824 (Urban population: 33,650, Rural population: 190 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 14,002 (13,337 occupied: 9,115 owner occupied, 4,900 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

35%
State:

34%

Housing density: 1,065 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $61,448.

Median contract rent in 2013: $349 (lower quartile is $238, upper quartile is $440)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $598


Median gross rent in Pekin, IL in 2013: $434

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: $62,474

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,944

Median monthly housing costs: $710


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Pekin, Illinois Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $97,674 (it was $76,100 in 2000)
Pekin:

$97,674
Illinois:

$169,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $78,021 - $141,909
Median year house/condo built: 1956

Median year apartment built: 1969

Household type by relationship:

Households: 31,605
  • In family households: 26,230 (6,956 male householders, 1,853 female householders)
    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
  • In nonfamily households: 5,375 (1,908 male householders (1,437 living alone)), 2,661 female householders (2,493 living alone)), 806 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,235 (2,038 institutionalized population)

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 number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.8
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Pekin, Illinois:

  • 6no bedroom
  • 1851 bedroom
  • 2,6852 bedrooms
  • 4,5153 bedrooms
  • 1,3104 bedrooms
  • 2685+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pekin, Illinois:

  • 84no bedroom
  • 1,5881 bedroom
  • 1,7822 bedrooms
  • 6723 bedrooms
  • 2234 bedrooms
  • 195+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Pekin in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 310no vehicle
  • 2,8821 vehicle
  • 4,3532 vehicles
  • 1,0403 vehicles
  • 2744 vehicles
  • 1105+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Pekin in renter-occupied apartments

  • 817no vehicle
  • 2,3201 vehicle
  • 9512 vehicles
  • 2453 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 355+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Pekin, Illinois:

  • 61 room
  • 152 rooms
  • 1263 rooms
  • 1,2044 rooms
  • 2,6545 rooms
  • 1,8986 rooms
  • 1,2957 rooms
  • 1,0228 rooms
  • 7499+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pekin, Illinois:

  • 841 room
  • 3182 rooms
  • 1,1703 rooms
  • 1,2614 rooms
  • 8315 rooms
  • 3756 rooms
  • 1687 rooms
  • 1058 rooms
  • 569+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Pekin, IL household income distribution

  • Pekin, IL household income distribution
  • 1,268Less than $10,000
  • 1,110$10,000 to $14,999
  • 915$15,000 to $19,999
  • 925$20,000 to $24,999
  • 986$25,000 to $29,999
  • 994$30,000 to $34,999
  • 783$35,000 to $39,999
  • 832$40,000 to $44,999
  • 712$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,307$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,455$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,183$75,000 to $99,999
  • 427$100,000 to $124,999
  • 218$125,000 to $149,999
  • 137$150,000 to $199,999
  • 126$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Pekin, IL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Pekin, IL
  • 92Less than $10,000
  • 80$10,000 to $14,999
  • 39$15,000 to $19,999
  • 13$20,000 to $24,999
  • 9$25,000 to $29,999
  • 22$30,000 to $34,999
  • 10$35,000 to $39,999
  • 396$40,000 to $49,999
  • 227$50,000 to $59,999
  • 565$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1,142$70,000 to $79,999
  • 1,124$80,000 to $89,999
  • 1,155$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,542$100,000 to $124,999
  • 982$125,000 to $149,999
  • 653$150,000 to $174,999
  • 378$175,000 to $199,999
  • 421$200,000 to $249,999
  • 121$250,000 to $299,999
  • 107$300,000 to $399,999
  • 16$400,000 to $499,999
  • 12$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Pekin, IL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Pekin, IL
  • 103Less than $100
  • 112$100 to $149
  • 7$150 to $199
  • 15$200 to $249
  • 227$250 to $299
  • 74$300 to $349
  • 474$350 to $399
  • 314$400 to $449
  • 597$450 to $499
  • 591$500 to $549
  • 813$550 to $599
  • 257$600 to $649
  • 250$650 to $699
  • 301$700 to $749
  • 106$750 to $799
  • 83$800 to $899
  • 104$900 to $999
  • 86$1,000 to $1,249
  • 13$2,000 or more
  • 204No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 431995 to March 2000
  • 721990 to 1994
  • 81985 to 1989
  • 151980 to 1984
  • 351975 to 1979
  • 51970 to 1974
  • 101965 to 1969
  • 97Before 1965
Pekin commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 842
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2,977
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,709
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,908
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 2,326
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,039
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,755
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 230
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 191
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 531
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 307
  • 90 or more minutes: 225
Pekin, IL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 65.8%
Number of people working at home: 237 (1.6% of all workers)

Pekin mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 12,682 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 1,933 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 48 (0%)
  • Taxi: 40 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 14 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 56 (0%)
  • Walked: 235 (2%)
  • Other means: 32 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 237 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 7,816
 United States or American: 3,443
 English: 2,436
 Irish: 2,284
 Other groups: 1,667
 Italian: 1,158
 French (except Basque): 704
 Scotch-Irish: 403
 Scottish: 376
 Dutch: 364
 Swedish: 304
 Norwegian: 258
 Polish: 209
 European: 142
 Greek: 131
 Welsh: 92
 Czech: 71
 Swiss: 64
 Danish: 62
 Croatian: 54
 Russian: 49
 French Canadian: 49
 British: 47
 Hungarian: 38
 Scandinavian: 32
 Belgian: 29
 Yugoslavian: 29
 Romanian: 25
 Canadian: 23
 Pennsylvania German: 22
 Portuguese: 20
 Lithuanian: 20
 Celtic: 18
 Slovak: 18
 Lebanese: 17
 Arab:: 17
 Macedonian: 16
 Serbian: 16
 Czechoslovakian: 13
 Maltese: 12
 Slavic: 11
 Austrian: 7
 Finnish: 3

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 24%Mexico
  • 15%Philippines
  • 13%Other Eastern Europe
  • 12%Germany
  • 9%Italy
  • 7%Canada
  • 6%Romania

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 28,223
  • Northeast: 390
  • Midwest: 2,620
  • South: 1,708
  • West: 542

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.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 45
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 43
  • 5th and 6th grade: 69
  • 7th and 8th grade: 349
  • 9th grade: 246
  • 10th grade: 492
  • 11th grade: 442
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 292
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,106
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,139
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,633
  • Associate degree: 527
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,043
  • Master's degree: 400
  • Professional school degree: 146
  • Doctorate degree: 50

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 50
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 29
  • 7th and 8th grade: 599
  • 9th grade: 365
  • 10th grade: 466
  • 11th grade: 347
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 366
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,600
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,171
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,584
  • Associate degree: 812
  • Bachelor's degree: 865
  • Master's degree: 304
  • Professional school degree: 225
  • Doctorate degree: 29

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.8%Males
  • 3.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 22.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.3%Females
Pekin marital status for males
Pekin marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,612
  • One, attached: 226
  • Two: 437
  • 3 or 4: 604
  • 5 to 9: 875
  • 10 to 19: 497
  • 20 to 49: 193
  • 50 or more: 465
  • Mobile homes: 93

Median worth of mobile homes: $4,949

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Pekin:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 93.5%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 63.5%Utility gas
  • 35.5%Electricity
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 258
Here:

7.5%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 85
Here:

4.5%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 217
Here:

17.1%
Illinois:

25.8%

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)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

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 (Noninstitutionalized)