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ZIP Code 61028

Primary City:Elizabeth, IL (View All Cities)
County: Jo Daviess County
Timezone: Central (2:09pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.3, -90.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61028. 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 61028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61028, 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:
Elizabeth, IL
Unacceptable:
Woodbine

Stats and Demographics for the 61028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61028 is located in northwest 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 61028 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61028 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,989
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,125
Median Home Value $132,200
Land Area 106.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 862
Median Household Income $48,864

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male606561624140425063746075797445383520
Female534855514737455157776084845454423472
Total11311311611388778710112015112015916312899806992

Gender

 Male 984 49%
 Female 1,005 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,942 97.6%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner257841261611278328
Renter1027303330171631
Total12841141591911449959

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 456 53%
 Single Guardian 80 9%
 Singles 281 33%
 Singles With Roommate 45 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 652 76%
 Households with Kids 210 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male81691810151412141315137131791513812
Female910819911106127101016121013116118
Total1726173719262418262025232325272226191920

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61028 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61028 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61028 real estate data, the median home value of $132,200 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 61028. Rentals in 61028 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,955 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 34 2%
 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 377 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 291 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 194 17%
 Households Vacant 263 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 164 62%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 42 24%
 2 Bedroom 57 33%
 3+ Bedroom 76 43%
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 $48,864 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61028 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 61028 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 61028 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 596 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 494 31%
 No Earnings 518 32%
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 596 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 494 31%
 No Earnings 518 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 829 83.1%
 Public transportation 3 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 6.7%
 Worked at Home 98 9.8%
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 33 5%
 High School Graduate 411 58%
 Associate's degree 79 11%
 Bachelor's degree 69 10%
 Master's degree 99 14%
 Professional school degree 16 2%
 Doctorate degree 7 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 381 88.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61028

ZIP Code 61028 is in the Carroll/Jo Daviess/Stephenson Roe School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61028.

Rap Elizabeth
950 Hwy 20 West
Elizabeth, IL 61028
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Carroll/Jo Daviess/Stephenson Roe School District
Jo Daviess-Carrol Area Vocational Center
950 Us Hwy 20 West
Elizabeth, IL 61028
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jo Daviess-Carroll Area Voc Ctr School District

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