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ZIP Code 61021

Primary City:Dixon, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (5:52am)
Coordinates:41.8, -89.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61021

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61021. 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 61021. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61021, 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:
Dixon, IL
Acceptable:
Nelson
Unacceptable:
Grand Detour, Prairieville, Walton

Stats and Demographics for the 61021 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61021 is located in north Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 61021 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61021 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,745
Population Density 158 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,926
Median Home Value $109,600
Land Area 149.83 sq mi
Water Area 3.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,087
Median Household Income $49,105

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6996196017317408609419109801,1121,086899825567438320231147
Female666646621661621631602569722816919835713514456352319376
Total1,3651,2651,2221,3921,3611,4911,5431,4791,7021,9282,0051,7341,5381,081894672550523

Gender

 Male 12,706 54%
 Female 11,039 46%
Gender

Race

 White 20,872 87.9%
 Black Or African American 1,677 7.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.2%
 Asian 216 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 539 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 379 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner776699981,5121,4371,017681231
Renter287474388469337159190161
Total3641,1431,3861,9811,7741,176871392

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,414 49%
 Single Guardian 1,384 15%
 Singles 2,776 31%
 Singles With Roommate 513 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,508 72%
 Households with Kids 2,579 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male127139145149123117118123138116129122104130149124156147155157
Female126132149127130144123115134131106122130132144119126147125131
Total253271294276253261241238272247235244234262293243282294280288

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61021 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61021 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61021 real estate data, the median home value of $109,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61021. Rentals in 61021 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61021 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,083 88.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,289 9.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 207 0.9%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 78 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 82 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,320 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,302 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,465 25%
 Households Vacant 839 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 189 22.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.3%
 For Sale Only 164 19.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 197 23.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 239 28.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 114 5%
 1 Bedroom 625 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,010 43%
 3+ Bedroom 616 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 $49,105 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61021 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. More commuters in 61021 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,368 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,587 24%
 No Earnings 7,144 37%
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 7,368 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,587 24%
 No Earnings 7,144 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,342 94.5%
 Public transportation 70 0.7%
 Taxicab 30 0.3%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 143 1.4%
 Worked at Home 291 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,559 17.7%
 High School Graduate 5,075 57.6%
 Associate's degree 601 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,092 12.4%
 Master's degree 320 3.6%
 Professional school degree 137 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 28 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,763 71.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 671 17.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 418 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61021

ZIP Code 61021 is in the Dixon Usd 170 School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61021.

Jefferson Elementary School
800 4th Ave
Dixon, IL 61021
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dixon Usd 170 School District
Lincoln Elementary School
501 South Lincoln Ave
Dixon, IL 61021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dixon Usd 170 School District
Washington Elementary School
703 East Morgan St
Dixon, IL 61021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dixon Usd 170 School District
Reagan Middle School
620 Division St
Dixon, IL 61021
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dixon Usd 170 School District
Nelson Elementary School
207 Pope St
Nelson, IL 61021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nelson Public School District No 8
Dixon High School
300 Lincoln Statue Dr
Dixon, IL 61021
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dixon Usd 170 School District
St Anne Elementary School
1112 N Brinton Ave
Dixon, IL 61021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Mary Elementary & Jr High School
704 S Peoria Ave
Dixon, IL 61021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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