Creve Coeur, Illinois

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High Points

Creve Coeur strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):

Category Trophy
Short Commute Times
(vs. State)
Top 14% Creve Coeur Short Commute Times

Comparative Profile of Creve Coeur, Illinois

Comparing Creve Coeur to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 8 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 6
Age of the Population 5 5
Well-Paid Single Men 5 4
Senior Citizens 5 4
Female Share of the Population 3 3
Racial Diversity 2 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 3
Average Household Size 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 6 6
People in Middle Class or Better 5 4
Median Family Income 4 3
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 8 9
Public Transportation Use 6 7
Working at Home 4 4
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 8 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 7
People Living Alone 5 5
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 7
Housing Recently Built 2 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 3

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Creve Coeur Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 3 miles S of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 131 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois
County Tazewell
Metro Area Peoria - Pekin
Standard Zip Codes 61610
Phone Area Codes 309
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.647
Longitude -89.591

Creve Coeur Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 5 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 36 inches
Distance 22.2 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 63 F
Jul Temp 61 to 85 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 38.2 inches
Station MASON CITY 1 W
Distance 31.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 33 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 35.7 inches
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Creve Coeur Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 5,448 100%
Male 2,695 49.5%
Female 2,753 50.5%
Under 18 1,343 24.7%
18+ 4,105 75.3%
65+ 727 13.3%
Median Age 36.3
Average Family Size 2.97
White 5,292 97.1%
African-American 21 0.4%
Asian 10 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 29 0.5%
Other 44 0.8%
Mixed Race 51 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 106 1.9%

Estimated Creve Coeur Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 5,261
Growth -187
Growth % -3.4%

Creve Coeur Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 24.4%
US/American 23.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.8%
English 8.7%
Irish 7.8%
Italian 4.5%
French (except Basque) 4%
Scotch-Irish 2.8%
Welsh 2.4%
Swedish 2.1%
Scottish 1.9%
Polish 1.7%
Dutch 1.7%
European 0.9%
Hungarian 0.7%
Norwegian 0.6%
Danish 0.5%
Swiss 0.5%
Slovene 0.3%
French Canadian 0.3%
Croatian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Creve Coeur 5,448 $41,006
Bartonville 6,310 $49,909
East Peoria 22,638 $51,836
Marquette Heights 2,794 $50,714
North Pekin 1,574 $44,013
Peoria 112,936 $46,882
West Peoria 4,762 $51,420

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Student/teacher ratio: 11.3

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