Peotone, IL Population

By | January 13, 2021

Population: 3,385. Estimated population in 2021: 3,981 (+17.6% change)
Males: 1,632 (48.2%), Females: 1,753 (51.8%)

Will County

Zip code: 60468

Median resident age: 36.8 years
Median household income: $56,404
Median house value: $148,600

Races in Peotone:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)

Ancestries: German (41.6%), Irish (25.1%), English (15.4%), Polish (12.3%), Italian (10.4%), Dutch (4.1%).

Elevation: 702 feet

Land area: 1.5 square miles

Map of Peotone, IL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Peotone

  • High school or higher: 90.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Peotone village

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

1.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +295 (+9.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Peotone:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Peotone:

  • CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL (about 32 miles; CHICAGO, IL; Abbreviation: MDW)
  • GARY/CHICAGO (about 34 miles; GARY, IN; Abbreviation: GYY)
  • CHICAGO O’HARE INTL (about 45 miles; CHICAGO, IL; Abbreviation: ORD)

Other public-use airports nearest to Peotone:

  • SANGER (about 10 miles; MONEE, IL; Abbreviation: C56)
  • FRANKFORT (about 10 miles; FRANKFORT, IL; Abbreviation: C18)
  • HOWELL-NEW LENOX (about 13 miles; NEW LENOX, IL; Abbreviation: 1C2)

Amtrak stations near Peotone:

  • 16 miles: KANKAKEE (199 S. EAST AVE.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, full-service food facilities, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: HOMEWOOD (181 1ST ST. & PARK AVE.). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Peotone:

  • OLIVET NAZARENE UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; BOURBONNAIS, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,207)
  • GOVERNORS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; UNIVERSITY PARK, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,191)
  • PRAIRIE STATE COLLEGE (about 18 miles; CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,523)
  • SOUTH SUBURBAN COLLEGE (about 23 miles; SOUTH HOLLAND, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,599)
  • MORAINE VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 26 miles; PALOS HILLS, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,610)
  • SAINT XAVIER UNIVERSITY (about 27 miles; CHICAGO, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,161)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ST FRANCIS (about 27 miles; JOLIET, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,361)

Public high school in Peotone:

  • PEOTONE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 577; Location: 605 W NORTH ST; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Peotone:

  • PEOTONE JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 445; Location: 1 BLUE DEVIL DRIVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • PEOTONE ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 428; Location: 426 N CONRAD ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • CONNOR SHAW CENTER (Students: 140; Location: 212 W WILSON ST; Grades: 05 – 05)

Libraries

Library in Peotone:

  • PEOTONE P.L.D. (Operating income: $264,383; Location: 213 W. NORTH ST.; 39,671 books; 802 audio materials; 688 video materials; 101 serial subscriptions)

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