Peoria Heights demographics profile

StatisticPeoria HeightsIllinoisNational
Population6,01912,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,39722291
Median age36.337.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%44%43%
Speak English97%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%
Peoria Heights, IL has a population of 6,019 and is the 5,752nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,397 per sq mi which is 978% higher than the Illinois average and 2545% higher than the national average. The median age in Peoria Heights is 36 which is approximately 3% lower than the Illinois average of 37. In Peoria Heights, 51% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 83% of Peoria Heights residents were born in Illinois, 15% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Peoria Heights is 978% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Peoria Heights is 3% lower than Illinois.
  • In Peoria Heights 89.40% of the population is White.
  • In Peoria Heights 4.93% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Peoria Heights 0.22% of the population is Asian.

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Peoria Heights population breakdown by race

RacePeoria HeightsIllinoisNational
White89.40%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American4.93%14.30%12.63%
Asian0.22%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.15%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race4.85%2.34%3.06%
Other race0.45%5.86%4.75%
In Peoria Heights, 1.5% 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.

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