|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of East Peoria is 22,276. East Peoria, Illinois is the 1,722nd largest city in the US.
East Peoria is located entirely in Tazewell County.
The peak population of East Peoria was in 2010, when its population was 23,402. In 2010, East Peoria was the 1,524th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,722nd largest city in the US. East Peoria is currently 4.8% smaller than it was in 2010.
East Peoria has shrunk 1.7% since the year 2000. East Peoria, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
East Peoria has a population density of 1,172.6 people per square mile.
|1720||Portsmouth, New Hampshire||22,277||6.9%|
|1722||East Peoria, Illinois||22,276||-1.7%|
|1723||Greenwood, South Carolina||22,221||-0.7%|
|1725||Mountain Brook, Alabama||22,158||6.5%|
The total voting age population of East Peoria, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 18,072. The voting age population is 49.4% male and 50.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.8% of the residents of East Peoria are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of East Peoria are 93.4% White, 2.5% Asian, 2.3% Black, 1.3% Two or more races, 0.4% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 2.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In East Peoria, 7.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.9%. On a per-household basis, 3.9% of families are below the poverty line in East Peoria.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.3% of East Peoria residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.5% of East Peoria residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.8% have a bachelor's degree and 8.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among East Peoria residents aged 5 and older, 4.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in East Peoria is 5.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In East Peoria, 13.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in East Peoria is $58,984.
In East Peoria, 72.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.9% of housing units in East Peoria.
Of all the housing units in East Peoria, 13.9% of them were build before 1940.
In East Peoria, 10.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in East Peoria is $687.
In East Peoria, 79.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.