Peoria Heights, IL


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Peoria Heights is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 5,979 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Peoria Heights is the 297th largest community in Illinois.

Unlike some villages, Peoria Heights isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Peoria Heights are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Peoria Heights is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Peoria Heights who work in office and administrative support (20.61%), sales jobs (16.01%), and teaching (6.54%).

Also of interest is that Peoria Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The citizens of Peoria Heights are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.84% of adults in Peoria Heights having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Peoria Heights in 2010 was $28,107, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $112,428 for a family of four. However, Peoria Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Peoria Heights is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Peoria Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Peoria Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Peoria Heights include Irish, English, Italian, and French .

The most common language spoken in Peoria Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

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