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ZIP Code 61273

Primary City:Orion, IL (View All Cities)
County: Henry County
Timezone: Central (4:17am)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.36, -90.38
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61273

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61273. 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 61273. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61273, 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:
Orion, IL
Unacceptable:
Sunny Hill, Sunny Hill Estates, Warner, Western

Stats and Demographics for the 61273 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61273 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 61273 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 61273 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,316
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,341
Median Home Value $141,600
Land Area 46.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,291
Median Household Income $68,190

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1111211321266189791171061081241101128060573017
Female1011229712359771001201141201331061109075553836
Total2122432292491201661792372202282572162221701351126853

Gender

 Male 1,640 49%
 Female 1,676 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,245 97.9%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner811820223621717511137
Renter84145322715118
Total1615924726824419012245

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 821 64%
 Single Guardian 150 12%
 Singles 268 21%
 Singles With Roommate 52 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 831 64%
 Households with Kids 460 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1819222225292220253034281822213339181513
Female1826192226311927191320222121262529241914
Total3645414451604147444354503943475868423427

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61273 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61273 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 61273 real estate data, the median home value of $141,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61273. Rentals in 61273 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61273 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,316 100%
 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 671 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 433 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 187 14%
 Households Vacant 50 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 6%
 1 Bedroom 40 28%
 2 Bedroom 64 45%
 3+ Bedroom 30 21%
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 $68,190 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61273 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 61273 has very few people that work at home. 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 61273 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,297 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 546 21%
 No Earnings 810 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 1,297 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 546 21%
 No Earnings 810 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,672 97.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 1.1%
 Worked at Home 20 1.2%
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 128 11%
 High School Graduate 678 57%
 Associate's degree 112 9%
 Bachelor's degree 216 18%
 Master's degree 32 3%
 Professional school degree 14 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 521 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 33 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 98 15.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61273

ZIP Code 61273 is in the Orion Community Unit School District 223. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61273.

C R Hanna Elementary School
900 14th Ave
Orion, IL 61273
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orion Community Unit School District 223
Orion Middle School
800 12th Ave
Orion, IL 61273
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Orion Community Unit School District 223
Orion High School
1100 13th St
Orion, IL 61273
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orion Community Unit School District 223

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