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Peru City, Illinois Demographics Analysis

   (County: La Salle County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Peru City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Peru City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 223

5 to 9 years : 307

10 to 14 years : 258

15 to 17 years : 167

18 and 19 years : 94

20 years : 63

21 years : 55

22 to 24 years : 177

25 to 29 years : 301

30 to 34 years : 411

35 to 39 years : 349

40 to 44 years : 333

45 to 49 years : 468

50 to 54 years : 359

55 to 59 years : 190

60 and 61 years : 68

62 to 64 years : 138

65 and 66 years : 95

67 to 69 years : 124

70 to 74 years : 140

75 to 79 years : 106

80 to 84 years : 83

85 years and over : 68

Female:

Under 5 years : 243

5 to 9 years : 267

10 to 14 years : 354

15 to 17 years : 180

18 and 19 years : 74

20 years : 82

21 years : 43

22 to 24 years : 109

25 to 29 years : 258

30 to 34 years : 193

35 to 39 years : 322

40 to 44 years : 301

45 to 49 years : 428

50 to 54 years : 367

55 to 59 years : 247

60 and 61 years : 96

62 to 64 years : 137

65 and 66 years : 91

67 to 69 years : 195

70 to 74 years : 183

75 to 79 years : 216

80 to 84 years : 256

85 years and over : 127


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Peru City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,811

Multiple ancestry : 3,999

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 50

Ancestry not reported : 486


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Peru City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,941

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 48

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 145

Not a U.S. citizen : 212


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Peru City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 466

5 to 17 years : 1,533

18 to 24 years : 697

25 to 34 years : 1,163

35 to 44 years : 1,305

45 to 54 years : 1,622

55 to 59 years : 437

60 and 61 years : 164

62 to 64 years : 275

65 to 74 years : 828

75 years and over : 856

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 423

5 to 17 years : 1,454

18 to 24 years : 498

25 to 34 years : 999

35 to 44 years : 1,069

45 to 54 years : 1,373

55 to 59 years : 381

60 and 61 years : 134

62 to 64 years : 217

65 to 74 years : 685

75 years and over : 782

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 45

18 to 24 years : 121

25 to 34 years : 92

35 to 44 years : 174

45 to 54 years : 229

55 to 59 years : 50

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 110

75 years and over : 57

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 48

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 34

5 to 17 years : 34

18 to 24 years : 30

25 to 34 years : 72

35 to 44 years : 62

45 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 36

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 17


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Peru City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,933

Female : 4,082

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 470

Female : 456

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 48

Foreign born:

Male : 174

Female : 183


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Peru City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 7,527

Born in other state in the United States : 771

Native: born outside the United States : 14

Foreign born : 79


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Peru City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,528

Now married, except separated : 3,598

Divorced : 571

Separated : 224

Widowed : 554

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 199

Now married, except separated : 505

Divorced : 107

Separated : 0

Widowed : 71

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 48

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 69

Now married, except separated : 175

Divorced : 28

Separated : 0

Widowed : 17


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Peru City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 8,242

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 191

Speak English less than "very well" : 199

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 16

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 20

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 8


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Peru City, Illinois

  • German: 3,055   (24.5%)
  • Polish: 2,118   (17.0%)
  • Italian: 1,716   (13.8%)
  • Irish: 1,511   (12.1%)
  • English: 935   (7.5%)
  • Other Groups: 796   (6.4%)
  • United States Or American: 522   (4.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 288   (2.3%)
  • Scottish: 249   (2.0%)
  • Slovene: 174   (1.4%)
  • Swedish: 157   (1.3%)
  • Norwegian: 127   (1.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 110   (0.9%)
  • Dutch: 110   (0.9%)
  • Belgian: 78   (0.6%)
  • Danish: 62   (0.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 60   (0.5%)
  • Albanian: 45   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 43   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 40   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 29   (0.2%)
  • British: 25   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 21   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 21   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 19   (0.2%)
  • European: 18   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 14   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 14   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 14   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 10   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 7   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 7   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Peru City, Illinois is 9,346



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Peru City, Illinois: 4,577
Female Population in Peru City, Illinois: 4,769


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Peru City, Illinois: 38.4
Median Female Resident Age in Peru City, Illinois: 44.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Peru City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

45.7

Male

43.3

Female

48.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.5

Male

28.5

Female

20.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.5

Male

36.5

Female

27.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.1

Male

38.5

Female

33.1

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

26.3

Male

25.7

Female

28.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.9

Male

16.6

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.0

Male

24.6

Female

25.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.4

Male

43.9

Female

48.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Peru City, Illinois


  • White: 8,391
  • African American: 247
  • American Indian: 2
  • Asian: 157
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 401
  • Two or More Races: 148



(updated 2013)













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