Looking for a job or two in the oldest European settlement in Illinois? Look no further. With over 116,500 residents, this city is the seventh-most populated in the state, and has plenty to do and see. The Peoria Riverfront Museum has a slew of interesting exhibits, as well as a planetarium, theater, and more, and the George L. Luthy Memorial Botanical Garden is a great place to take a stroll.
Animal lovers are sure to enjoy the Peoria Zoo, and the Dozer Park is the place to watch Bradley University’s baseball team strut their stuff. Catch some Bradley University basketball at the Carver Arena at the Peoria Civic Center, or get some delicious coffee at thirty-thirty Coffee Co. Whether you’re walking down a trail in Forest Park Nature Center or watching a performance at Corn Stock Theatre, you won’t run out of things to do or job opportunities here.