StatisticEast PeoriaIllinoisNational
Population density (sq mi)1,14622891
Median age42.637.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1834%44%43%
Speak English97%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in East Peoria is 403% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in East Peoria is 14% higher than Illinois
  • In East Peoria 93.51% of the population is White
  • In East Peoria 2.83% of the population is Black
  • In East Peoria 1.46% of the population is Asian

Compare East Peoria, IL Demographics


      East Peoria population breakdown by race

      RaceEast PeoriaIllinoisNational
      American Indian0.18%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.73%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.28%5.86%4.75%
      In East Peoria, 2.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      East Peoria age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The East Peoria, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).