Pekin

Fast Facts

Population33858
Households14049
Median Age40.3
Median Income$46,583
Source: 2013 US Census Bureau

Educational Attainment

 Associate's Degree +Bachelor's Degree +
Pekin24.50%16.70%
Illinois38.90%31.40%
United States36.60%28.80%
Source: 2013 US Census Bureau

Workforce

Labor Force16528
Employed15075
Unemployed1453
Avg Unemployment Rate, 20138.10%
Source: 2013 US Census Bureau

Employment By Industry

Construction6584%
Manufacturing278919%
Retail Trade190213%
Transportation and warehousing7705%
Finance and Insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing9827%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services10787%
Educational Services, and health care and social assistance333122%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accomodation and food services144910%
Other13129%
Public administration8045%
Total15075100%
Source: 2013 US Census Bureau

Top Private Sector Employers

RankCompanyEmployees In City
1Pekin Insurance700
2Pekin Memorial Hospital657
3Walmart400
4Pekin School District350
5Federal Bureau of Prisions
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