In 2017, Peoria County, IL had a population of 186k people with a median age of 37 and a median household income of $53,063. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Peoria County, IL declined from 186,818 to 186,145, a -0.36% decrease and its median household income grew from $51,632 to $53,063, a 2.77% increase.
The population of Peoria County, IL is 70.4% White Alone, 17.4% Black or African American Alone, and 4.59% Hispanic or Latino. 8.38% of the people in Peoria County, IL speak a non-English language, and 96.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Peoria County, IL are Bradley University (1,579 degrees awarded in 2016), Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing (254 degrees), and Methodist College (145 degrees).
The median property value in Peoria County, IL is $128,000, and the homeownership rate is 65%. Most people in Peoria County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Peoria County, IL is 2 cars per household.