Distance to the General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport: 8.5 mi
Distance to Peoria: 2 mi
Distance to Chicago: 165 mi
Distance to St. Louis: 166 mi
Located on the eastern side of the Illinois River, the city of East Peoria embraces the gorgeous green valley area of 22.14 sq mi. and accommodates over 23,500 inhabitants.
The city has a lot to offer for everybody. East Peoria’s major distinct feature is the combination of vibrant, urban lifestyle and beautiful country views.
Local residents enjoy numerous dining options that include the restaurants, cafes, delis and pubs serving American, Oriental, Mexican, Italian cuisines. You can choose from internationally recognized upscale restaurants to nationwide fast food cafes.
Shopping abounds here as well. East Peoria has dozens of shopping malls and family-owned boutiques located in almost every corner of the city.
The jewel of East Peoria is its “EastPort” marina that can’t be found anywhere else between Chicago and St. Louis. It features 280 25- or 50-feet long slips; gas, pump-out and diesel departments, as well as a swimming pool and two hot tubs.
East Peoria has its own Illinois Central College that provides education in 9 major fields, including Agricultural and Industrial Technologies and Heath programs.
The city is surrounded by majestic city parks, such as Farmdale Recreation Area, Oakwood Park, Fort Creve Coeur State Park, and a full-service Hillcrest Golf club.
East Peoria serves as a major business hub in the area attracting more and more entrepreneurs and business owners and creating a lot of jobs. Due to East Peoria incredible rapid growth, several newer hotels have been built to accommodate numerous visitors. The city’s hotels offer full-service or B&B options at a reasonable price. Visit locally-founded Par-A-Dice Hotel and Casino or America’s famous Hampton Inn, Marriott, Holiday Inn and others.
For those of you who decided to settle down in this lovely city, we can offer a great variety of housing options: from high-quality affordable town-homes, spacious duplexes to American-style 3BD/2BA houses and multi-million mansions. All of the houses have great views either facing EastPort marina or city parks or green valley.
Contact us for detailed information and we will be more than happy to find a house of your dream.