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ZIP Code 61109

Primary City:Rockford, IL (View All Cities)
County: Winnebago County
Timezone: Central (2:39am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.19, -89.08
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61109

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61109. 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 61109. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61109, 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
Unacceptable:
Morristown, New Milford

Stats and Demographics for the 61109 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61109 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 61109 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61109 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,333
Population Density 734 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,056
Median Home Value $111,000
Land Area 38.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,082
Median Household Income $41,887

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0619829859719429879659989691,0891,03288080462140528715993
Female9809349149801,0361,0239659018511,0281,013901807624430311224181
Total2,0411,9161,8991,9511,9782,0101,9301,8991,8202,1172,0451,7811,6111,245835598383274

Gender

 Male 14,230 50%
 Female 14,103 50%
Gender

Race

 White 21,062 74.3%
 Black Or African American 3,071 10.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 119 0.4%
 Asian 1,051 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 2,094 7.4%
 Two Or More Races 921 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner888181,1731,6321,5891,112603177
Renter5841,0377957524132058024
Total6721,8551,9682,3842,0021,317683201

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,137 46%
 Single Guardian 2,214 20%
 Singles 2,993 27%
 Singles With Roommate 738 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,420 67%
 Households with Kids 3,662 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male206216205223206203202188183194220184201186179195189205203183
Female180202192186178187189202178194178188174180169196203205207203
Total386418397409384390391390361388398372375366348391392410410386

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61109 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61109 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 61109 real estate data, the median home value of $111,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61109 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61109 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61109 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,231 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 102 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,936 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,256 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,890 32%
 Households Vacant 974 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 472 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 189 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 253 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 68 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,241 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,915 46%
 3+ Bedroom 921 22%
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 $41,887 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61109 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 61109 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 8,225 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,861 27%
 No Earnings 7,649 35%
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 8,225 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,861 27%
 No Earnings 7,649 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,437 94.7%
 Public transportation 97 0.8%
 Taxicab 5 0.0%
 Motorcycle 59 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 169 1.4%
 Worked at Home 316 2.6%
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 2,102 23.1%
 High School Graduate 5,400 59.3%
 Associate's degree 522 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 847 9.3%
 Master's degree 169 1.9%
 Professional school degree 59 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,056 73.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 852 15.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 621 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61109

ZIP Code 61109 is in the Rockford School District 205. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61109.

Swan Hillman Elementary School
3701 Green Dale Dr
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Wm Nashold Elementary School
3303 20th St
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Arthur Froberg Elementary School
4555 20th St
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Riverdahl Elementary School
3520 Kishwaukee St
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockford School District 205
Jefferson High School
4145 Samuelson Rd
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rockford School District 205
St Rita School
6284 Valley Knoll Dr
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Edward School
3020 11th St
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rockford Iqra' School
5925 Darlene Dr
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cathedral Baptist School
5622 35th St
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Our Lady Sacred Heart Academy
3218 11th St
Rockford, IL 61109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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