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ZIP Code 61053

Primary City:Mount Carroll, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (5:19pm)
Coordinates:42.1, -90.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61053

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61053. 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 61053. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61053, 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:
Mount Carroll, IL
Unacceptable:
Mt Carroll

Stats and Demographics for the 61053 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61053 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 61053 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61053 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,852
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,424
Median Home Value $112,300
Land Area 110.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,216
Median Household Income $47,143

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male 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
Male6171939780686274771001201281057660464144
Female648393835556626970106121126988562606888
Total125154186180135124124143147206241254203161122106109132

Gender

 Male 1,403 49%
 Female 1,449 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,792 97.9%
 Black Or African American 11 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 17 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 26 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner55811719923015110851
Renter3258505338312114
Total3711616725226818212965

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 642 53%
 Single Guardian 149 12%
 Singles 384 32%
 Singles With Roommate 41 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 914 75%
 Households with Kids 302 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1413121311101417192518112118162625151514
Female4121320921171719121921162524121216198
Total1825253320313134383737323743403837313422

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61053 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61053 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61053 real estate data, the median home value of $112,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61053 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61053 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61053 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,745 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 22 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 2.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 490 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 429 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 297 21%
 Households Vacant 208 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 27 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 60 19%
 2 Bedroom 134 43%
 3+ Bedroom 121 38%
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 $47,143 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61053 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 61053 can expect to fall in that range. 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 888 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 687 28%
 No Earnings 879 36%
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 888 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 687 28%
 No Earnings 879 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,177 88.8%
 Public transportation 4 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 2.9%
 Worked at Home 103 7.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 130 12%
 High School Graduate 660 63%
 Associate's degree 79 8%
 Bachelor's degree 103 10%
 Master's degree 33 3%
 Professional school degree 26 2%
 Doctorate degree 10 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 555 87.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 59 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 3.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61053

ZIP Code 61053 is in the West Carroll Community Unit School District 314. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61053.

West Carroll Middle School
633 South East St
Mount Carroll, IL 61053
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Carroll Community Unit School District 314

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