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ZIP Code 61259

Primary City:Illinois City, IL (View All Cities)
County: Rock Island County
Timezone: Central (11:04pm)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.4, -90.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61259

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61259. 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 61259. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61259, 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:
Illinois City, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61259 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61259 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 61259 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61259 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,276
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 533
Median Home Value $161,500
Land Area 76.43 sq mi
Water Area 8.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 501
Median Household Income $64,489

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3340443929222335407168493640352565
Female283950401822174542666065423126201015
Total617994794744408082137128114787161451620

Gender

 Male 640 50%
 Female 636 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,249 97.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5216713390763913
Renter414111011421
Total93578143101804114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 360 72%
 Single Guardian 32 6%
 Singles 99 20%
 Singles With Roommate 10 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 345 69%
 Households with Kids 156 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6996758101057149971210734
Female96638731110791412810613833
Total1515159151211212012162821171718231567

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61259 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61259 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61259 real estate data, the median home value of $161,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61259. Rentals in 61259 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61259 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,276 100%
 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 271 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 173 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 57 11%
 Households Vacant 32 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 42 43%
 3+ Bedroom 56 57%
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 $64,489 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61259 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. Most commuters in 61259 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 430 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 266 29%
 No Earnings 226 25%
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 430 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 266 29%
 No Earnings 226 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 505 92%
 Public transportation 9 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 33 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 61259 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 265 73%
 Associate's degree 41 11%
 Bachelor's degree 19 5%
 Master's degree 17 5%
 Professional school degree 19 5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 152 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61259

ZIP Code 61259 is in the Rockridge Community Unit School District 300. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61259.

Illinois City Elementary School
24017 122nd Ave West
Illinois City, IL 61259
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockridge Community Unit School District 300

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