Peoria Peoria County, Illinois

Peoria: County seat of Peoria County, Illinois, United States


Peoria is a city located in the county of Peoria in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 115,007 and a population density of 880 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 110,417 inhabitants.

The city was created 341 years ago in 1679.


Peoria is located at 40°41'37"N 89°35'20"W (40.6936500, -89.5889900).

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Peoria City Hall


Peoria forecast: Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 1 to 7 mph. more

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Peoria Quick Facts

Population : 110,417 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Peoria County
Postal code : 61602–61606, 61614, 61615
Phone Area Codes : 309
Area : 130.67 km2
Altitude : 659 feet / 200.9 meters
Capital city : Peoria is capital of Peoria County
Establishment : January 01, 1680 (341 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:55:04 (27th July 2021)
Density : 845 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -4.16% (2010-2019)
Weather : 91℉ Sunny 7-days weather

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According to census records, the population of Peoria decreased by 4.16% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2007 113,546 - Address Based Population Registration System
2010 115,007 1.27% census
2011 115,426 0.36% estimation process
2012 115,798 0.32% estimation process
2013 116,646 0.73% estimation process
2014 115,955 -0.6% estimation process
2015 115,183 -0.67% estimation process
2016 114,227 -0.84% estimation process
2017 112,618 -1.43% estimation process
2018 111,449 -1.05% estimation process
2019 110,417 -0.93% estimation process

Peoria zip code is 61602. County name: Peoria, County fips: 17143

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People born in Peoria (200)

People born in Peoria, including computer scientist Patrick Winston, Caterpillar, Inc. president and chairman Douglas R. Oberhelman, singer-songwriter and musician Dan Fogelberg, you can see a list of people who born in Peoria.


College & universities near Peoria

Code Name City ZIP
148575 Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing Peoria (IL) 61603-3783
143358 Bradley University Peoria (IL) 61625-0001
147819 Oehrlein School of Cosmetology East Peoria (IL) 61611
454999 Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Peoria Peoria (IL) 61614
145682 Illinois Central College East Peoria (IL) 61635-0001

Stations (12)

Amtrak & bus stations near Peoria

Code Name Address Type
PIA Peoria, Illinois 6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway BUS
BNL Uptown Station 100 East Parkinson St. RAIL
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL
GBB Galesburg station 225 South Seminary Street RAIL

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Peoria County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Peoria County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
North Peoria 113,004 City in Peoria County, Illinois, United States of America
Chillicothe 8,193 Civil township in northeast Peoria County, Illinois
Kickapoo 6,914 Township in Peoria County, Illinois
Bartonville 6,113 Village in Peoria County, Illinois
Peoria Heights 5,779 Village in eastern Peoria County, Illinois
West Peoria 4,445 City in Peoria County, Illinois
Bellevue 2,049 Village in Illinois, United States
Elmwood 2,011 City in Peoria County, Illinois, United States
Hollis 1,818 Township in Peoria County, Illinois
Princeville 1,672 Township in Peoria County, Illinois
Rome 1,618 Unincorporated census-designated place in Illinois, United States
Dunlap 1,448 Village in Illinois, USA
Hanna City 1,192 Human settlement in United States of America
Akron 1,029 City in United States of America
Trivoli 984 Civil township in western Peoria County, Illinois
Glasford 957 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Peoria distances to largest Illinois cities

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