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ZIP Code 61075

Primary City:Scales Mound, IL (View All Cities)
County: Jo Daviess County
Timezone: Central (10:39am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.5, -90.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61075

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61075. 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 61075. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61075, 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:
Scales Mound, IL
Unacceptable:
Scalesmound

Stats and Demographics for the 61075 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61075 is located in northwest 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 61075 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61075 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 958
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 478
Median Home Value $143,800
Land Area 50.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 396
Median Household Income $55,488

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28293631253122233235414627302018139
Female191927292431202032344933382820111315
Total474863604962424364699079655840292624

Gender

 Male 496 52%
 Female 462 48%
Gender

Race

 White 945 98.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner427427573533615
Renter22617107432
Total653598580573917

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 254 64%
 Single Guardian 34 9%
 Singles 89 22%
 Singles With Roommate 19 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 293 74%
 Households with Kids 103 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6744410357684711955663
Female14454515437926965452
Total71189815410119151391718111010115

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61075 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61075 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61075 real estate data, the median home value of $143,800 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 61075. Rentals in 61075 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61075 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 958 100%
 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 188 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 137 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 71 15%
 Households Vacant 82 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 51%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 13%
 2 Bedroom 20 33%
 3+ Bedroom 32 53%
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 $55,488 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61075 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 61075 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 61075 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 352 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 242 30%
 No Earnings 206 26%
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 352 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 242 30%
 No Earnings 206 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 461 89.3%
 Public transportation 1 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 9.7%
 Worked at Home 4 0.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 15 5%
 High School Graduate 248 82%
 Associate's degree 4 1%
 Bachelor's degree 25 8%
 Master's degree 10 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 169 90.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61075

ZIP Code 61075 is in the Scales Mound Community Unit School District 211. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61075.

Scales Mound Elementary School
210 Main St
Scales Mound, IL 61075
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scales Mound Community Unit School District 211
Scales Mound Jr High School
210 Main St
Scales Mound, IL 61075
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Scales Mound Community Unit School District 211
Scales Mound High School
210 Main St
Scales Mound, IL 61075
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Scales Mound Community Unit School District 211

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