Income/capita 3%
Household income 8%
Unemployment 22%
IndexEast PeoriaIllinoisNational
Income per capita$30,753$31,502$29,829
Median household income$50,751$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$65,935$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,888$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$37,142$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$26,864$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.5%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in East Peoria is 3% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in East Peoria is 8% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in East Peoria is 22% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in East Peoria is 44% lower than the national average

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      East Peoria employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.4%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.1%0.5%
      Financial & insurance services2.7%6.7%
      Wholesale & retail services18.1%14.9%
      Public administration5.3%1.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.3%2.7%
      Education, health & social services9.4%43.7%

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      Lake Camelot, IL1,890$104,35889%
      Dunlap, IL1,351$101,66784%
      Germantown Hills, IL3,491$98,46278%
      Heritage Lake, IL1,482$98,01977%
      Morton, IL16,343$73,26332%
      East Peoria, IL23,090$50,7518%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      McDonough, GA23,086$45,51718%
      Solon, OH23,085$96,97675%
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      Rosemont, CA23,081$58,1535%
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      East Peoria, IL23,090$50,7518%
      Source: The East Peoria, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).