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ZIP Code 61101

Primary City:Rockford, IL (View All Cities)
County: Winnebago County
Timezone: Central (10:23am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.3, -89.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61101

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61101. 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 61101. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61101, 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:
Rockford, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61101 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61101 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 61101 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61101 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,593
Population Density 519 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,024
Median Home Value $78,600
Land Area 41.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,945
Median Household Income $30,103

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male95590485887572263056361262373671261250938423618913794
Female911852871870773744706709741755728636568401339252201185
Total1,8661,7561,7291,7451,4951,3741,2691,3211,3641,4911,4401,2481,077785575441338279

Gender

 Male 10,351 48%
 Female 11,242 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,774 49.9%
 Black Or African American 8,331 38.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 99 0.5%
 Asian 92 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 1,400 6.5%
 Two Or More Races 893 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner56423694972993667419160
Renter38984475967143524315268
Total4451,2671,4531,6431,428910571228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,790 35%
 Single Guardian 2,561 32%
 Singles 2,122 27%
 Singles With Roommate 472 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,865 61%
 Households with Kids 3,080 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male211202183183206180167193158169199154174162182166180189158167
Female196197167178189174153172164170171176164190175203168163161145
Total407399350361395354320365322339370330338352357369348352319312

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61101 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61101 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61101 real estate data, the median home value of $78,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61101 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61101 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61101 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,410 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 5 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 178 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,038 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,346 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,561 39%
 Households Vacant 1,079 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 327 30.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.6%
 For Sale Only 134 12.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 1.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 578 53.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 2%
 1 Bedroom 694 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,740 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,371 35%
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 $30,103 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61101 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. More commuters in 61101 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,470 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,599 28%
 No Earnings 7,501 45%
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 4,470 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,599 28%
 No Earnings 7,501 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,842 91.2%
 Public transportation 252 3.4%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 17 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 197 2.6%
 Worked at Home 184 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 1,635 25.6%
 High School Graduate 3,772 59.2%
 Associate's degree 327 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 459 7.2%
 Master's degree 114 1.8%
 Professional school degree 58 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,771 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 5.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 720 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61101

ZIP Code 61101 is in the Rockford School District 205. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61101.

Page Park School
5949 Safford Rd
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rockford School District 205
Lewis Lemon Elementary
1993 Mulberry St
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Kennedy Middle School
520 North Pierpont Ave
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Conklin Elementary School
3003 Halsted Rd
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Mcintosh Science and Tech Magnet
525 North Pierpont Ave
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Galapagos Rockford Charter School
2605 School St
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Summerdale Early Childhood Center
3320 Glenwood Ave
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Wilson Aspire
520 North Pierpont Ave
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rockford School District 205
Auburn High School
5110 Auburn St
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rockford School District 205
St Paul Lutheran School
811 Locust St
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Berean Baptist Christian School
5626 Safford Rd
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Rock River Academy
3445 Elmwood Rd
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Rockford Lutheran Academy
4700 Augustana Dr
Rockford, IL 61101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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