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ZIP Code 61241

Primary City:Colona, IL (View All Cities)
County: Henry County
Timezone: Central (8:10pm)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.48, -90.32
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61241

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61241. 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 61241. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61241, 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:
Colona, IL
Acceptable:
Cleveland, Green Rock

Stats and Demographics for the 61241 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61241 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 61241 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61241 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,124
Population Density 395 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,900
Median Home Value $106,300
Land Area 18.04 sq mi
Water Area 1.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,772
Median Household Income $55,017

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male252253252248174221239232241279291253248181100775527
Female193230215219170198263241238273293261229187105955833
Total44548346746734441950247347955258451447736820517211360

Gender

 Male 3,623 51%
 Female 3,501 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,867 96.4%
 Black Or African American 34 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.2%
 Asian 21 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 64 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 119 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5632041754750334019746
Renter35867367542353
Total9140649061455736320249

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,678 61%
 Single Guardian 423 15%
 Singles 536 19%
 Singles With Roommate 135 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,826 66%
 Households with Kids 946 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5253594651505252485342514462634958314739
Female3732424951464059344334434649474349532735
Total8985101951029692111829676949011111092107847474

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61241 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61241 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 61241 real estate data, the median home value of $106,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61241 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61241 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61241 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,124 100%
 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 1,574 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 852 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 346 12%
 Households Vacant 128 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 34 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 66 18%
 2 Bedroom 226 61%
 3+ Bedroom 79 21%
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 $55,017 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61241 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 61241 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 2,367 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,233 23%
 No Earnings 1,687 32%
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 2,367 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,233 23%
 No Earnings 1,687 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,265 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 114 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 329 14.7%
 High School Graduate 1,494 66.7%
 Associate's degree 187 8.3%
 Bachelor's degree 182 8.1%
 Master's degree 35 1.6%
 Professional school degree 13 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,171 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 107 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 172 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61241

ZIP Code 61241 is in the Colona School District 190. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61241.

Colona Grade School
700 1st St
Colona, IL 61241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colona School District 190

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