Ottawa-Peru, IL Micro Area has a population of 151,503 people with a median age of 42.5 and a median household income of $51,873. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Ottawa-Peru, IL Micro Area declined from 152,516 to 151,503, a 0.66% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,717 to $51,873, a 2.28% increase.
The population of Ottawa-Peru, IL Micro Area is 87.3% White, 8.77% Hispanic, and 1.9% Black. 6.87% of the people in Ottawa-Peru, IL Micro Area speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ottawa-Peru, IL Micro Area are Illinois Valley Community College, with 973 graduates, Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology-La Salle, with 18 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Ottawa-Peru, IL Micro Area is $118,400, and the homeownership rate is 73.6%. Most people in Ottawa-Peru, IL Micro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Ottawa-Peru, IL Micro Area is 2 cars per household.
Ottawa-Peru, IL Micro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining LaSalle County, IL; Bureau County, IL; and Putnam County, IL and the census places Ottawa, IL; Streator, IL; and Peru, IL.