Pekin Tourism

The city of Pekin /ˈpiːkᵻn/ is the county seat of Tazewell County in the U.S. state of Illinois. Located on the Illinois River, Pekin is the largest city of Tazewell County and part of the Peoria metropolitan area. As of the 2010 census, its population is 34,094. A small portion of the city limits extend into Peoria County. Pekin is the 13th-most populous city in Illinois outside of the Chicago Metropolitan Area. It is the most populous municipality in the United States with the name Pekin. Pekin's Mineral Springs Park is located near Pekin Hospital and the Miller Senior Center. The city is also home to a high-rise residential facility of the United Auto Workers; the 1,538 megawatt, coal-fired Powerton Power Station (currently owned and operated by NRG Energy), the home of the Pekin Federal Correctional Institution; and the headquarters of a regional insurance company, Pekin Insurance.

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Pekin in United States awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Pekin. Pekin is located at a short trip away from Le Claire a major city in United States. Attractions in Le Claire include Antique Archeology, Buffalo Bill Museum, Mississippi River Distilling Company. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Pekin.

  • Know the pollution level of Pekin before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 40 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • How safe is Pekin for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Pekin.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 22.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 62.5 (High)
    • Attacks 35 (Low)
    • Drug offense 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.5 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Pekin is 184.08 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 66.05 (High)
    • Pollution Index 18.79 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23.33 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.52 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.76 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 0.85 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 94.51 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Pekin

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.6 USD

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