Peoria is a city in Maricopa and Yavapai counties in the state of Arizona. Most of the city is located in Maricopa County, while a tiny portion in the north is in Yavapai County. It is a major suburb of Phoenix.
Peoria was ranked #237 by the Nomad List which evaluates and ranks remote work hubs by cost, internet, fun and safety. Peoria has a population of over 175,961 people. Peoria also forms part of the wider Phoenix metropolitan area which has a population of over 4,737,270 people. Peoria is the #384 hipster city in the world, with a hipster score of 1.852 according to the Hipster Index which evaluates and ranks the major cities of the world according to the number of vegan eateries, coffee shops, tattoo studios, vintage boutiques, and record stores per 100,000 city residents.