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ZIP Code 61001

Primary City:Apple River, IL (View All Cities)
County: Jo Daviess County
Timezone: Central (8:12pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.46, -90.11
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61001

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61001. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 61001. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61001, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Apple River, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61001 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61001 is located in northwest Illinois and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 61001 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61001 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,179
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,209
Median Home Value $150,600
Land Area 38.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 541
Median Household Income $51,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male272425221626193029394353595863372711
Female292325201315222322374453637053251915
Total5647504229414153517687106122128116624626

Gender

 Male 608 52%
 Female 571 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,156 98.0%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22743721161346617
Renter31291310674
Total53952851261407321

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 337 62%
 Single Guardian 52 10%
 Singles 134 25%
 Singles With Roommate 18 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 444 82%
 Households with Kids 97 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male531147552536952726343
Female28888453373636117832
Total71119121591058109158883131175

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61001 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 61001 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 61001 real estate data, the median home value of $150,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61001. Rentals in 61001 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61001 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,179 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 236 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 241 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 64 5%
 Households Vacant 668 55%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 4.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 35 5.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 576 86.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 3.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 18%
 2 Bedroom 38 56%
 3+ Bedroom 18 26%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $51,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61001 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 61001. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 313 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 282 26%
 No Earnings 479 45%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 313 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 282 26%
 No Earnings 479 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 425 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 6%
 Worked at Home 32 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 58 11%
 High School Graduate 326 60%
 Associate's degree 27 5%
 Bachelor's degree 67 12%
 Master's degree 52 10%
 Professional school degree 14 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 163 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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