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ZIP Code 61270

Primary City:Morrison, IL (View All Cities)
County: Whiteside County
Timezone: Central (9:44am)
Coordinates:41.8, -90.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61270

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61270. 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 61270. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61270, 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:
Morrison, IL
Unacceptable:
Clyde, Genesee, Malvern, Round Grove, Union Grove, Ustick

Stats and Demographics for the 61270 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61270 is located in north Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 61270 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61270 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,306
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,182
Median Home Value $111,400
Land Area 151.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,950
Median Household Income $54,206

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male198200226285225211178202219278307277214202157957874
Female193216247227140183167194206282292265252207171119142177
Total391416473512365394345396425560599542466409328214220251

Gender

 Male 3,626 50%
 Female 3,680 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,104 97.2%
 Black Or African American 37 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.4%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 55 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 69 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner27217325559516409251117
Renter50121978956464624
Total77338422648572455297141

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,687 57%
 Single Guardian 347 12%
 Singles 783 27%
 Singles With Roommate 133 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,128 72%
 Households with Kids 822 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4145423746354233444644475039455347707074
Female3642324847404941394145496052513759463428
Total778774859375917483878996110919690106116104102

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61270 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61270 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61270 real estate data, the median home value of $111,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61270 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61270 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61270 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,040 96.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 88 1.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 76 1.0%
 Other Institutional 33 0.5%
 College Student Housing 69 0.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,501 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 920 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 529 17%
 Households Vacant 232 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 75 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Sale Only 46 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 71 12%
 2 Bedroom 293 51%
 3+ Bedroom 209 36%
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 $54,206 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61270 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 61270 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 2,409 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,413 24%
 No Earnings 2,099 35%
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 2,409 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,413 24%
 No Earnings 2,099 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,948 90.4%
 Public transportation 10 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 141 4.3%
 Worked at Home 163 5.0%
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 229 10%
 High School Graduate 1,485 62%
 Associate's degree 224 9%
 Bachelor's degree 315 13%
 Master's degree 99 4%
 Professional school degree 38 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,049 82.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 3.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 176 13.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61270

ZIP Code 61270 is in the Morrison Community Unit School District 6. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61270.

Morrison Jr High School
300 Academic Dr
Morrison, IL 61270
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morrison Community Unit School District 6
Northside School
520 North Genesee St
Morrison, IL 61270
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morrison Community Unit School District 6
Southside School
100 Academic Dr
Morrison, IL 61270
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morrison Community Unit School District 6
Morrison High School
643 Genesee Ave
Morrison, IL 61270
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morrison Community Unit School District 6

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