West Peoria, IL Population by Race & Ethnicity

Racial distribution of West Peoria population: 71.53% are White, 16.26% are Black or African American, 3.26% are Asian and 8.95% are multiracial.
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Updated Aug 31, 2023

West Peoria, IL population by race

The table below shows West Peoria's population by race.

Race Population % of Total Population
White 3,076 71.53%
Black or African American 699 16.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0 -
Asian 140 3.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0 -
Some other race 0 -
Two or more races (multiracial) 385 8.95%
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West Peoria population by race

Of the 5 race categories (excluding ethnicity) identified by the Census Bureau, namely American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Black or African American, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and White; West Peoria has a population in all of the race categories.

This confirms that West Peoria's population has become increasingly diverse.

The percent distribution of West Peoria population by race (across all racial categories recognized by the U.S. Census Bureau): 71.53% are White, 16.26% are Black or African American, 3.26% are Asian and 8.95% are multiracial.

The bar chart shows West Peoria, IL population by race, in percentage. The numbers shown are based on the American Community Survey respondents self identified race. The Hispanic and Latino population is spread across the races identified and not as a separate race category.
West Peoria, IL population by race. The largest racial group in West Peoria is White with a population of 3,076 (71.53% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

West Peoria's racial breakdown clearly shows that there is an absolute majority (i.e. more than 50% of the population belong to one particular race) of White population in the city.

As per the latest data estimates from American Community Survey's 5-year estimates:

1. The largest racial group in West Peoria is White with a population of 3,076 (71.53% of the total population).

2. The multiracial population, i.e. population that identify themselves with two or more races, is 385 (8.95% of the total population).

Racial / Ethnic makeup of West Peoria, IL

By ethnicity, none of the population is Hispanic or Latino (of any race), and 4,3 (100% of the total population) is Non-Hispanic.

The pie chart shows racial / ethnic makeup of  West Peoria, IL. The numbers shown are based on the American Community Survey respondents self identified race and ethnicity. The Hispanic or Latino population is excluded from the other identified racial categories and shown as one single group as Hispanic or Latino population.
Racial / Ethnic makeup of West Peoria, IL. By ethnicity, none of the population of the total population is Hispanic or Latino (of any race) and 4,3 (100% of the total population) is Non-Hispanic. Please note that all Hispanic or Latino population are shown as one single group and the other racial categories are Non-Hispanic population percentages. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

With a zero Hispanic population, West Peoria is 100% Non-Hispanic. Among the Non-Hispanic population, the largest racial group is White alone with a population of 3,076 (71.53% of the total Non-Hispanic population).

West Peoria Non-Hispanic population by race

The distribution of the Non-Hispanic population across various race categories

Race Population % of Total Non-Hispanic Population
White alone 3,076 71.53%
Black or African American alone 699 16.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 0 0.00%
Asian alone 140 3.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.00%
Some other race alone 0 0.00%
Two or more races (multiracial) 385 8.95%
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As all of the population is Non-Hispanic or Latino, West Peoria's population is ethnically non-diverse.

Things to know

What percentage of West Peoria, IL is Hispanic?

As per the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey estimates, 0% of West Peoria population is Hispanic.

As all of the population is Non-Hispanic or Latino, West Peoria's population is ethnically non-diverse.

How many Black people does West Peoria, IL have?

West Peoria, IL has 699 Black or African American population as per the estimates from the latest American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. Overall 16.26% of the total population (excluding multiracial) in West Peoria is Black.

What is the largest minority group in West Peoria, IL?

With a 100% Non-Hispanic population, West Peoria is ethnically biased, and does not have any ethnic minority.

That being said, with a 16.26% of the total population, Black or African Americans are the largest racial minority in West Peoria.

What is the majority race in West Peoria, IL?

With a population of 3,076 (71.53% of the total population), Whites are the largest racial majority in West Peoria.

Black or African Americans are second largest race in West Peoria, with 16.26% of the total population.

References

Datasets

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2023
West Peoria, IL Population Breakdown by Race
Last updated August 18, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the population of West Peoria by race. It includes the population of West Peoria across racial categories (excluding ethnicity) as identified by the Census Bureau. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of West Peoria across relevant racial categories.

Key observations

The percent distribution of West Peoria population by race (across all racial categories recognized by the U.S. Census Bureau): 71.53% are white, 16.26% are Black or African American, 3.26% are Asian and 8.95% are multiracial.

West Peoria population by race

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Racial categories include:

  • White
  • Black or African American
  • American Indian and Alaska Native
  • Asian
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
  • Some other race
  • Two or more races (multiracial)

Variables / Data Columns

  • Race: This column displays the racial categories (excluding ethnicity) for the West Peoria
  • Population: The population of the racial category (excluding ethnicity) in the West Peoria is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the percentage distribution of each race as a proportion of West Peoria total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for West Peoria Population by Race & Ethnicity. You can refer the same here

West Peoria, IL Non-Hispanic Population Breakdown by Race
Last updated August 18, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Non-Hispanic population of West Peoria by race. It includes the distribution of the Non-Hispanic population of West Peoria across various race categories as identified by the Census Bureau. The dataset can be utilized to understand the Non-Hispanic population distribution of West Peoria across relevant racial categories.

Key observations

With a zero Hispanic population, West Peoria is 100% Non-Hispanic. Among the Non-Hispanic population, the largest racial group is White alone with a population of 3,076 (71.53% of the total Non-Hispanic population).

West Peoria Non-Hispanic population by race

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Racial categories include:

  • White
  • Black or African American
  • American Indian and Alaska Native
  • Asian
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
  • Some other race
  • Two or more races (multiracial)

Variables / Data Columns

  • Race: This column displays the racial categories (for Non-Hispanic) for the West Peoria
  • Population: The population of the racial category (for Non-Hispanic) in the West Peoria is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the percentage distribution of each race as a proportion of West Peoria total Non-Hispanic population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for West Peoria Population by Race & Ethnicity. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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