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Peoria Heights is a village in Peoria County, in the Peoria metro area. (The community straddles Peoria and Woodford counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)

The latitude of Peoria Heights is 40.747N. The longitude is -89.573W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 784 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 6,354.


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Median household income
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$32,161
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Peoria Heights demographic reports
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Peoria Heights demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Peoria County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Peoria-Pekin area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 61603 ZIP code.

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25% of Peoria Heights residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Peoria Heights ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Peoria Heights was $20,999, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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16% of Peoria Heights residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Peoria Heights, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $393.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $691.


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Libraries in Peoria Heights include Peoria Heights Public Library ... View libraries

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Peoria County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Peoria Heights political report.

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The average commute time for Peoria Heights workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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