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ZIP Code 61102

Primary City:Rockford, IL (View All Cities)
County: Winnebago County
Timezone: Central (7:44am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -89.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61102

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61102. 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 61102. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61102, 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 61102 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61102 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 61102 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61102 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,538
Population Density 597 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,474
Median Home Value $80,400
Land Area 34.43 sq mi
Water Area 1.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,591
Median Household Income $32,441

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
Male85188687586472268566867467176269661546433522919212273
Female750850794829668638694691672684686574476352307203151135
Total1,6011,7361,6691,6931,3901,3231,3621,3651,3431,4461,3821,189940687536395273208

Gender

 Male 10,384 51%
 Female 10,154 49%
Gender

Race

 White 9,932 48.4%
 Black Or African American 7,098 34.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 125 0.6%
 Asian 102 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 2,551 12.4%
 Two Or More Races 729 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner684087171,006954646418132
Renter2246285034082661286124
Total2921,0361,2201,4141,220774479156

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,747 42%
 Single Guardian 2,104 32%
 Singles 1,420 22%
 Singles With Roommate 320 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,786 57%
 Households with Kids 2,805 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male167174155187195176196168151183179171164178170165160206163161
Female141160152152151156192169182188156151139160153176162168170159
Total308334307339346332388337333371335322303338323341322374333320

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61102 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61102 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61102 real estate data, the median home value of $80,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61102 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61102 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61102 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,154 93%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 963 5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 421 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,824 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,525 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,242 30%
 Households Vacant 883 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 258 29.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.7%
 For Sale Only 137 15.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 2.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 445 50.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 1%
 1 Bedroom 224 10%
 2 Bedroom 936 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,152 49%
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 $32,441 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61102 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 61102 can expect to fall in that range. 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 4,450 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,221 29%
 No Earnings 5,991 41%
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 4,450 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,221 29%
 No Earnings 5,991 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,253 91%
 Public transportation 111 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 245 4%
 Worked at Home 252 4%
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 1,675 27.7%
 High School Graduate 3,512 58.1%
 Associate's degree 243 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 370 6.1%
 Master's degree 201 3.3%
 Professional school degree 39 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,706 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 386 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 612 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61102

ZIP Code 61102 is in the Rockford School District 205. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61102.

Rockford Envrnmntl Science Academy
1800 Ogilby Rd
Rockford, IL 61102
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Ellis Arts Academy
222 South Central Ave
Rockford, IL 61102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Julia Lathrop Elementary School
2603 Clover Ave
Rockford, IL 61102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Washington Gifted School
1306 South Court St
Rockford, IL 61102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Barbour Two-Way Lang Immersion
1506 Clover Ave
Rockford, IL 61102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Dennis Early Childhood Center
730 Lincoln Park Blvd
Rockford, IL 61102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
King Elementary School
1306 South Court St
Rockford, IL 61102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Legacy Academy of Excellence Charter School
4029 Prairie Rd
Rockford, IL 61102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
St Paul Cogic Academy
1001 Bishop Washington Ave
Rockford, IL 61102
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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