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ZIP Code 61070

Primary City:Rock City, IL (View All Cities)
County: Stephenson County
Timezone: Central (10:14pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.4, -89.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61070

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61070. 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 61070. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61070, 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:
Rock City, IL
Unacceptable:
Rock Grove

Stats and Demographics for the 61070 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61070 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 61070 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 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 61070 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,130
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 484
Median Home Value $121,900
Land Area 34.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 430
Median Household Income $52,607

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2842405826212438605340393128212067
Female27355042181928314449363944252914144
Total557790100444052691041027678755350342011

Gender

 Male 582 52%
 Female 548 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,102 97.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner73081907555328
Renter1131587242
Total843969882573610

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 294 68%
 Single Guardian 42 10%
 Singles 86 20%
 Singles With Roommate 8 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 285 66%
 Households with Kids 145 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male744977107119810761112141386
Female641156910371081010121297955
Total138151413162010181916201718232121221311

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61070 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61070 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 61070 real estate data, the median home value of $121,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61070 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61070 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61070 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,130 100%
 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 242 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 136 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 11%
 Households Vacant 54 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 48%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 10 9%
 2 Bedroom 14 12%
 3+ Bedroom 89 77%
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 $52,607 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61070 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. A higher percentage of people in 61070 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 61070 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 512 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 184 19%
 No Earnings 266 28%
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 512 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 184 19%
 No Earnings 266 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 537 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 1%
 Worked at Home 106 16%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 61070 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10 2%
 High School Graduate 329 80%
 Associate's degree 36 9%
 Bachelor's degree 25 6%
 Master's degree 13 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 295 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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