Latest Data (2016)
Population 114,265
Nationwide Rank 244

Quick Facts

Peoria, Illinois is the 244th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Peoria, Illinois is a city.

Peoria, Illinois is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Peoria, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Peoria, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
234 Odessa, Texas 117,871 30.2%
235 Wilmington, North Carolina 117,525 30.9%
236 Arvada, Colorado 117,453 14.8%
237 Independence, Missouri 117,030 3.0%
238 Provo, Utah 116,868 10.6%
239 Lansing, Michigan 116,020 -2.7%
240 El Monte, California 115,807 -0.3%
241 Springfield, Illinois 115,715 3.0%
242 Fairfield, California 114,756 18.5%
243 Clearwater, Florida 114,361 4.4%
244 Peoria, Illinois 114,265 1.0%
245 Rochester, Minnesota 114,011 27.5%
246 Carlsbad, California 113,952 43.4%
247 Westminster, Colorado 113,875 12.3%
248 West Jordan, Utah 113,699 43.0%
249 Pearland, Texas 113,570 146.5%
250 Richardson, Texas 113,347 22.8%
251 Downey, California 113,267 5.3%
252 Miami Gardens, Florida 113,058 12.2%
253 Temecula, California 113,054 64.5%
254 Costa Mesa, California 112,822 3.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Illinois

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
111 Aurora 201,110 39.1%
174 Joliet 148,262 36.9%
175 Rockford 147,651 -2.7%
177 Naperville 147,122 13.7%
241 Springfield 115,715 3.0%
244 Peoria 114,265 1.0%
256 Elgin 112,123 18.1%
367 Waukegan 88,182 -0.1%
381 Champaign 86,637 22.9%
404 Cicero 82,992 -2.9%
433 Bloomington 78,005 18.7%
460 Arlington Heights 75,525 -1.2%
463 Evanston 74,895 1.0%
467 Bolingbrook 74,518 30.8%
468 Schaumburg 74,446 -1.1%
482 Decatur 72,706 -11.2%
513 Palatine 68,766 3.6%
566 Skokie 64,270 1.4%
638 Orland Park 58,862 14.4%
646 Des Plaines 58,141 1.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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