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 Pekin resident, Aindrea Balagna

Moving to Central Illinois? Looking for that perfect piece of real estate? Consider Pekin, Illinois - located just 10 miles south of Peoria. From modest starter homes to new high-end residential developments, Pekin offers a quality of life that is by far the best value in the Peoria area.

  • We’re a place to play – with our very own water park, the 5th largest park district in the state and four championship golf courses.
  • We’re a place to learn – with an outstanding education system and many post-secondary education opportunities a short drive away.
  • We’re a place to work – with numerous employment opportunities available at nationally and regionally known companies.
  • We’re a place to enjoy life – with top-notch healthcare and many dining and retail options in town and nearby.

Plus Chicago, St. Louis and Indianapolis are only a few hours away!

Make your ideal home a reality in Pekin! We encourage you to browse through our site for more information on the city and all there is to do including shopping, entertainment and more.

For more information or to arrange a tour, please contact Bill Fleming,  Executive Director at the Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce by calling 309.346.2106 today!