Latest Data (2018)
Population 111,388
Nationwide Rank 269

Quick Facts

Peoria, Illinois is the 269th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Peoria, Illinois is a city.

Peoria, Illinois is currently 3.1% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Peoria, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Peoria, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
259 Manchester, New Hampshire 112,525 4.9%
260 High Point, North Carolina 112,316 29.6%
261 Downey, California 112,269 4.4%
262 Clovis, California 112,022 60.2%
263 Pompano Beach, Florida 111,954 11.5%
264 Pueblo, Colorado 111,750 9.4%
265 Elgin, Illinois 111,683 17.6%
266 Lowell, Massachusetts 111,670 6.1%
267 Antioch, California 111,535 21.8%
268 West Palm Beach, Florida 111,398 34.4%
269 Peoria, Illinois 111,388 -1.4%
270 Everett, Washington 111,262 15.5%
271 San Buenaventura (Ventura), California 111,128 9.7%
272 Centennial, Colorado 110,831 8.1%
273 Lakeland, Florida 110,516 29.9%
274 Gresham, Oregon 110,158 21.5%
275 Richmond, California 110,146 10.5%
276 Billings, Montana 109,550 19.1%
277 Inglewood, California 109,419 -2.9%
278 Broken Arrow, Oklahoma 109,171 35.3%
279 Sandy Springs, Georgia 108,797 28.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Illinois

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
118 Aurora 199,602 38.1%
175 Naperville 148,304 14.6%
176 Joliet 148,099 36.8%
178 Rockford 146,526 -3.4%
253 Springfield 114,694 2.1%
265 Elgin 111,683 17.6%
269 Peoria 111,388 -1.4%
377 Champaign 88,029 24.9%
385 Waukegan 86,792 -1.7%
423 Cicero 81,597 -4.5%
447 Bloomington 77,962 18.6%
472 Arlington Heights 75,249 -1.6%
473 Bolingbrook 75,178 31.9%
485 Evanston 74,106 0.0%
489 Schaumburg 73,509 -2.3%
507 Decatur 71,290 -12.9%
535 Palatine 68,053 2.5%
594 Skokie 63,280 -0.1%
642 Des Plaines 58,959 3.2%
652 Orland Park 58,312 13.4%
681 Tinley Park 56,204 14.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 111,388 269
2017 112,883 256
2016 114,265 244
2015 115,070 241
2014 115,828 236
2013 116,513 232
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