East Peoria, IL Information and Homes for Sale
East Peoria is a city in Tazewell County, Illinois, United States. The population was 23,402 at the 2010 census. East Peoria is part of the Peoria, Illinois Metropolitan Statistical Area, located across the Illinois River from downtown Peoria. It is home to many Caterpillar Inc. facilities.
The city is also the site of the home campus of Illinois Central College, a regional community college and the Par-A-Dice Hotel and Casino. The main commercial area of East Peoria is just across the river from downtown Peoria. In concert with the renovation of old Caterpillar factories, the development of the downtown Peoria Riverfront Museum and Caterpillar Visitors Center, and the renovation of Interstate 74 and of the area's bridges, East Peoria's downtown and urban area have developed as well. In 2011 and 2012, a major renovation of Washington Street and other downtown and city streets took place, and a full-service Holiday Inn Center featuring a high-level restaurant has been added. .
East Peoria welcomes thousands of visitors each year during The Festival of Lights, which runs from Thanksgiving through New Years.
The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from Internet Data Display program of Peoria Area Association of REALTORS® Inc. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than the publisher of this website are marked with the PAAR logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.
Updated: 20th March, 2019 2:02 AM.