Latest Data (2012)
Population 115,687
Nationwide Rank 230

Quick Facts

Peoria, Illinois is the 230th largest city in the United States as of 2012.

Peoria, Illinois is a city.

Peoria, Illinois is as large as it has ever been. In 2012 Peoria had its largest population ever.

Peoria, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Peoria, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2012
224 Beaumont, Texas 4.1%
225 Vallejo, California 0.3%
226 Independence, Missouri 3.2%
227 Springfield, Illinois 4.3%
228 Ann Arbor, Michigan 1.2%
229 Provo, Utah 9.7%
230 Peoria, Illinois 2.3%
231 Norman, Oklahoma 19.3%
232 Berkeley, California 12.0%
233 El Monte, California -0.9%
234 Murfreesboro, Tennessee 60.9%
235 Lansing, Michigan -4.4%
236 Columbia, Missouri 31.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2012 115,687 230
2011 115,310 227
2010 115,007 225
2009 115,520 219
2008 114,200 217
2007 113,726 220
2006 113,388 216
2005 112,921 215
2004 112,785 212
2003 112,588 210
2002 112,847 207
2001 112,705 208
2000 113,028 201
1990 113,822 164
1950 111,856 94
1940 105,087 86
1930 104,969 82
1920 76,121 91
1910 66,950 84
1900 56,100 67
1890 41,024 71
1880 29,259 67
1870 22,849 59
1860 14,045 65