Peoria, IL 61606 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 61606: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Peoria, IL 61606

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 172
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,901
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 696
  • County: Peoria County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.699, Longitude -89.61
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Peoria, IL 61606 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,185
Daytime Population: Workers 7,418
Daytime Population: Residents 4,252
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,670
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.43
Population in Households 6,232
Population in Familes 3,209
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,953
Population Density2 7,645
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $35,140
Average Household Income $56,576
Per Capita Income $18,766


Total Housing Units 2,932 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 907 (30.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,556 (53.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 469 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $92,171
Average Home Value $125,441


Total Households 2,463
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 972
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.14% -0.04%
Households 0.29% -0.03%
Families -0.17% -0.31%
Median Household Income   0.4%
Per Capita Income   2.36%

Peoria, IL 61606 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61606 to the other 1,377 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 402 71st
Population Density # 63 95th
Diversity Index # 174 87th
Median Household Income # 1323 4th
Per Capita Income # 1311 5th

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