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ZIP Code 61252

Primary City:Fulton, IL (View All Cities)
County: Whiteside County
Timezone: Central (7:58pm)
Coordinates:41.8, -90.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61252

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61252. 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 61252. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61252, 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:
Fulton, IL
Unacceptable:
East Clinton, East Fulton, Garden Plain

Stats and Demographics for the 61252 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61252 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 61252 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61252 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,436
Population Density 92 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,550
Median Home Value $120,400
Land Area 59.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,339
Median Household Income $53,586

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male114159208170115119137165162226252206161156123858066
Female12717316017111711813814316921922919920414311490106112
Total241332368341232237275308331445481405365299237175186178

Gender

 Male 2,704 50%
 Female 2,732 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,276 97.1%
 Black Or African American 21 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.1%
 Asian 42 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 33 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 56 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3214528444138829720996
Renter47109768450372618
Total79254360525438334235114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,308 56%
 Single Guardian 297 13%
 Singles 645 28%
 Singles With Roommate 89 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,700 73%
 Households with Kids 639 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2421242524283235404154363245373544371724
Female2522302240323728362544282439333444312929
Total4943544764606963766698645684706988684653

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61252 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61252 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61252 real estate data, the median home value of $120,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61252 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61252 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61252 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,382 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 54 1%
 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 1,096 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 796 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 447 18%
 Households Vacant 211 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 27 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 66 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 126 24%
 2 Bedroom 270 51%
 3+ Bedroom 136 26%
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 $53,586 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61252 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. More commuters in 61252 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 1,780 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,180 27%
 No Earnings 1,334 31%
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 1,780 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,180 27%
 No Earnings 1,334 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,402 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 2%
 Worked at Home 122 5%
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 104 5.7%
 High School Graduate 1,221 67.1%
 Associate's degree 145 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 225 12.4%
 Master's degree 104 5.7%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 916 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61252

ZIP Code 61252 is in the River Bend Community Unit School District 2. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61252.

River Bend Middle School
415 12th St
Fulton, IL 61252
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: River Bend Community Unit School District 2
Fulton Elementary School
1301 7th Ave
Fulton, IL 61252
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: River Bend Community Unit School District 2
Early Step Pre-School
1217 14th St
Fulton, IL 61252
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: River Bend Community Unit School District 2
Fulton High School
1207 12th St
Fulton, IL 61252
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: River Bend Community Unit School District 2
Unity Christian Elementary School
1000 11th Ave
Fulton, IL 61252
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Unity Christian High School
711 10th St
Fulton, IL 61252
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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