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ZIP Code 61250

Primary City:Erie, IL (View All Cities)
County: Whiteside County
Timezone: Central (7:12pm)
Coordinates:41.7, -90.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61250

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61250. 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 61250. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61250, 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:
Erie, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61250 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61250 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 61250 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61250 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,737
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,133
Median Home Value $124,700
Land Area 85.69 sq mi
Water Area 1.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,084
Median Household Income $57,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7476991136772739275100118109736541433719
Female80821071036773747610210710092857055454132
Total15415820621613414514716817720721820115813596887851

Gender

 Male 1,346 49%
 Female 1,391 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,665 97.4%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 43 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner129914619816912010436
Renter244835352611165
Total3614718123319513112041

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 649 60%
 Single Guardian 146 13%
 Singles 236 22%
 Singles With Roommate 53 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 731 67%
 Households with Kids 353 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221591316201212161618212222262017222814
Female201421121412162416142228182528261327917
Total4229302530322836323040494047544630493731

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61250 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61250 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 61250 real estate data, the median home value of $124,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61250 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61250 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61250 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,737 100%
 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 530 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 354 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 200 18%
 Households Vacant 49 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 8%
 For Sale Only 12 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 19%
 2 Bedroom 54 31%
 3+ Bedroom 88 50%
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 $57,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61250 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 61250 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 847 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 461 24%
 No Earnings 643 33%
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 847 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 461 24%
 No Earnings 643 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,089 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 2%
 Worked at Home 31 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 51 6%
 High School Graduate 522 64%
 Associate's degree 65 8%
 Bachelor's degree 112 14%
 Master's degree 47 6%
 Professional school degree 16 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 592 97%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61250

ZIP Code 61250 is in the Erie Community Unit School District 1. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61250.

Erie Elementary School
605 6th Ave
Erie, IL 61250
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Erie Community Unit School District 1
Erie Middle School
500 5th Ave
Erie, IL 61250
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Erie Community Unit School District 1
Erie High School
435 6th Ave
Erie, IL 61250
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Erie Community Unit School District 1

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