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Peoria
  • Suburb of Phoenix, AZ

Peoria Residents

Peoria Residents Overview

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
168,196
Unemployment Rate
3.3%
Poverty Rate
7.4%
Non-Citizens
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 57 responses
  • Middle-class, mixed in with retirees
    44%
  • Caring, able to be out and say hi.
    11%
  • Lower Middle Class
    9%
  • WASPs. Very privileged, religious and mostly white
    9%
  • Mixed Area
    7%
  • Most high class but, with some middle class too
    7%
  • Family oriented
    5%

Peoria Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  12%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    69%
  • Hispanic
    20%
  • Asian
    4%
  • Two or more races
    3%
  • African American
    3%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    1%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    52%
  • Male
    48%
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    17%

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Income

Median Household Income
$75,323
National
$62,843
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    13%
  • $25-$44k
    15%
  • $45-$74k
    22%
  • $75-$149k
    35%
  • $150k+
    15%
Median Individual Income
$35,696
National
$31,133
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    23%
  • $15-$34k
    27%
  • $35-$64k
    28%
  • $65k+
    23%

Community

Poll
63%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 64 responses
Poll
52%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted. 61 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 36 responses
  • There is always something to do. Go have fun!
    33%
  • Great public schools
    25%
  • clean and safe
    17%
  • There are a varity of ethnics and very diverse.
    17%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    8%

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