Peoria, IL Metro Area has a population of 376,044 people with a median age of 39.6 and a median household income of $57,090. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Peoria, IL Metro Area declined from 376,987 to 376,044, a 0.25% decrease and its median household income grew from $56,350 to $57,090, a 1.31% increase.
The population of Peoria, IL Metro Area is 82.5% White, 9.5% Black, and 3.46% Hispanic. 4.91% of the people in Peoria, IL Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 97.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Peoria, IL Metro Area are Illinois Central College, with 1,810 graduates, Bradley University, with 1,497 graduates, and Midwest Technical Institute-East Peoria, with 471 graduates.
The median property value in Peoria, IL Metro Area is $136,800, and the homeownership rate is 71.5%. Most people in Peoria, IL Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Peoria, IL Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Peoria, IL Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Peoria County, IL; Tazewell County, IL; and Woodford County, IL and the census places Peoria, IL; Pekin, IL; and East Peoria, IL.