Community Links

Regional information

Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce

Peoria Area Chamber of Commerce

Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

Tri-County Regional Planning Commission

Morton Chamber of Commerce


Deer Creek, Village of

East Peoria, City of

Eureka, City of

Chillicothe, City of

Mackinaw, Village of

Morton, Village of

Pekin, City of

Peoria, City of

Peoria County

Washburn, Village of

Washington, City of


Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

State of Illinois

Demographic and Economic Profile Links

Census 2000 breakdown by IL DCEO

Census Data 2010 (U.S. Census Bureau)

Peoria Area Business Indicators

Peoria Area Consumer Confidence

FDIC Regional Economic Conditions (RECON)

State and County QuickFacts (U.S. Census Bureau)


Career Guide to Industries (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Employers’ Association

Illinois Department of Employment Security

Occupational Outlook Handbook (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Occupational Projections

Workforce Network (Central Illinois)

Workforce Development of Illinois


Career Link (Tazewell, Mason and Fulton)

Environmental Issues

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

Peoria's Ag Lab (National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research)

United States Environmental Protection Agency

Quality of Life

Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences and Planetarium

Pekin Park District

Par-A-Dice Casino

Peoria Art Guild

Peoria Chiefs

Peoria Civic Center

Peoria Park District

Peoria Riverfront

Peoria Riverman

Peoria Symphony Orchestra

Peoria Museum Square

Renaissance Park


Schools and Education

Bradley University

Eureka College

Illinois Central College

Illinois State Board of Education

Illinois State University

Midstate College

Pekin Public Schools District 108

Pekin Community High School District 303

Peoria School District 150

Professional Development Institute of Illinois Central College

Robert Morris College

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria

Small Businesses

Heartland Illinois Technology Enterprise Center

Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

Illinois Business Financial Services (SBA)

Illinois Small Business Administration

Illinois Manufacturing Extension Center (IMEC)

NAFTA International Trade Center

Peoria SCORE - Chapter 90

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)


CityLink - Greater Peoria Mass Transit District

Peoria International Airport

Illinois Department of Transportation

Peoria Barge Terminal

Peoria Charter Coach



Illinois-American Water Co.