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ZIP Code 61256

Primary City:Hampton, IL (View All Cities)
County: Rock Island County
Timezone: Central (10:41am)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.56, -90.41
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61256

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61256. 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 61256. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61256, 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:
Hampton, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61256 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61256 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 61256 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61256 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,822
Population Density 1,301 people per sq mi
Housing Units 788
Median Home Value $147,700
Land Area 1.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 747
Median Household Income $66,734

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male52715946344248536362717977644923127
Female414176542041476555638080806740232017
Total9311213510054839511811812515115915713189463224

Gender

 Male 912 50%
 Female 910 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,736 95.3%
 Black Or African American 17 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 37 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 25 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5581001301621255418
Renter525182210771
Total10831181521721326119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 487 65%
 Single Guardian 82 11%
 Singles 153 20%
 Singles With Roommate 25 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 528 71%
 Households with Kids 219 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5106151020111515168101510511141156
Female65612101011191818917142099977
Total1115122720301226243426193224252023201213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61256 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61256 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 61256 real estate data, the median home value of $147,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61256 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61256 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61256 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,822 100%
 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 424 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 228 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 95 12%
 Households Vacant 41 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 36 29%
 2 Bedroom 21 17%
 3+ Bedroom 69 55%
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 $66,734 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61256 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 61256 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 636 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 348 20%
 No Earnings 741 43%
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 636 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 348 20%
 No Earnings 741 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 822 95.2%
 Public transportation 6 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 1.2%
 Worked at Home 22 2.5%
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. 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 115 14%
 High School Graduate 456 55%
 Associate's degree 54 7%
 Bachelor's degree 134 16%
 Master's degree 34 4%
 Professional school degree 16 2%
 Doctorate degree 13 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 369 88.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61256

ZIP Code 61256 is in the Hampton School District 29. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61256.

Hampton Elementary School
206 5th St
Hampton, IL 61256
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hampton School District 29

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