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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.

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Facts and Stats for Pekin*

  • Pollution Statistics in Pekin

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

    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Pekin: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Pekin for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Pekin.

    • Burglary and Theft 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 29.17 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 66.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.17 (Low)
  • Living in Pekin - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 60.16 (High)
    • Climate Index 67.21 (High)
    • Pollution Index 5.17 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 11.67 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.66 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.15 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 131.53 (Very High)
    • 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Pekin

    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 7 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40.17 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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