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ZIP Code 61039

Primary City:German Valley, IL (View All Cities)
County: Stephenson County
Timezone: Central (5:59am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.20, -89.46
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61039

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61039. 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 61039. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61039, 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:
German Valley, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61039 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61039 is located in north 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 61039 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61039 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 802
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 341
Median Home Value $120,100
Land Area 27.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 313
Median Household Income $58,173

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male31432330192131252129423029131010104
Female2121172913202325254226352517161187
Total526440593241545046716865543026211811

Gender

 Male 421 52%
 Female 381 48%
Gender

Race

 White 788 98.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22645695534227
Renter6205106321
Total84650796137248

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 211 67%
 Single Guardian 36 12%
 Singles 55 18%
 Singles With Roommate 11 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 208 66%
 Households with Kids 105 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6856513511945464776463
Female41475533503554578813
Total1099131018814144891181214141276

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61039 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61039 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61039 real estate data, the median home value of $120,100 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 61039. Rentals in 61039 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61039 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 802 100%
 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 179 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 81 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 16%
 Households Vacant 28 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Sale Only 3 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 18%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 12%
 2 Bedroom 7 9%
 3+ Bedroom 61 79%
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 $58,173 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61039 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 61039. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 340 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 321 38%
 No Earnings 178 21%
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 340 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 321 38%
 No Earnings 178 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 543 94.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 2.4%
 Worked at Home 15 2.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 61039 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 14 3.8%
 High School Graduate 274 74.9%
 Associate's degree 46 12.6%
 Bachelor's degree 30 8.2%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 2 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 177 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 15.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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