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ZIP Code 61301

Primary City:La Salle, IL (View All Cities)
County: La Salle County
Timezone: Central (6:31pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.4, -89.1
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61301. 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 61301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61301, 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:
La Salle, IL
Unacceptable:
Dimmick, Rockwell, Tomahawk Bluff

Stats and Demographics for the 61301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61301 is located in north 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 61301 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61301 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,588
Population Density 266 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,865
Median Home Value $99,400
Land Area 39.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,365
Median Household Income $48,922

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male396374323331326382354301337400416368265184161119118168
Female351330307330297382309303316384406359295241166123149217
Total747704630661623764663604653784822727560425327242267385

Gender

 Male 5,323 50%
 Female 5,265 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,488 89.6%
 Black Or African American 169 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.2%
 Asian 97 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 577 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 231 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner47323457624605387281177
Renter153389251317182934633
Total200712708941787480327210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,868 43%
 Single Guardian 821 19%
 Singles 1,413 32%
 Singles With Roommate 263 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,079 71%
 Households with Kids 1,286 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7867837765738771785969815658556465796857
Female5878786371595967745663645767764662747260
Total136145161140136132146138152115132145113125131110127153140117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61301 has a slightly less than average 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 61301 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61301 real estate data, the median home value of $99,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61301 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61301 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,318 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 247 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,814 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,087 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,464 30%
 Households Vacant 500 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 113 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 98 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 206 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 105 7%
 1 Bedroom 414 28%
 2 Bedroom 453 31%
 3+ Bedroom 482 33%
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 $48,922 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61301 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 61301 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 3,617 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,319 28%
 No Earnings 2,376 29%
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 3,617 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,319 28%
 No Earnings 2,376 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,769 93.0%
 Public transportation 15 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 256 5.0%
 Worked at Home 90 1.8%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 511 12.9%
 High School Graduate 2,506 63.3%
 Associate's degree 295 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 577 14.6%
 Master's degree 37 0.9%
 Professional school degree 14 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,623 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 225 11.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 186 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61301

ZIP Code 61301 is in the Dimmick Ccsd 175 School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61301.

Dimmick Comm Cons School
297 North 33rd Rd
La Salle, IL 61301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dimmick Ccsd 175 School District
Lincoln Jr High School
1165 Saint Vincents Ave
La Salle, IL 61301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: La Salle Esd 122 School District
Northwest Elementary School
1735 Malcolm Ave
La Salle, IL 61301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Salle Esd 122 School District
Jackson School
345 6th St
La Salle, IL 61301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Salle Esd 122 School District
La Salle-Peru Area Career Center
542 Chartres St
La Salle, IL 61301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Salle-Peru Area Career Ctr School District
La Salle-Peru Twp High School
541 Chartres St
La Salle, IL 61301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: La Salle-Peru Twp Hsd 120 School District
Trinity Catholic Academy
650 4th St
La Salle, IL 61301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
La Salle Peru Christian School
200 24th St
La Salle, IL 61301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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