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ZIP Code 61310

Primary City:Amboy, IL (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Central (5:41am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.7, -89.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61310

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61310. 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 61310. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61310, 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:
Amboy, IL
Unacceptable:
Binghampton, Maytown, Shaws

Stats and Demographics for the 61310 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61310 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 61310 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61310 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,970
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,757
Median Home Value $121,200
Land Area 107.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,583
Median Household Income $44,962

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male115115137161108115100961291751661581017670733833
Female1021171451509192931171351671651391269983685461
Total2172322823111992071932132643423312972271751531419294

Gender

 Male 1,966 50%
 Female 2,004 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,875 97.6%
 Black Or African American 17 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 42 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1710316531427317714331
Renter3173756347272717
Total4817624037732020417048

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 814 51%
 Single Guardian 242 15%
 Singles 447 28%
 Singles With Roommate 80 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,080 68%
 Households with Kids 503 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2918162423252015322128233233343038293021
Female1720261822302223202628322336353930281816
Total4638424245554238524756555569696968574837

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61310 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 61310 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61310 real estate data, the median home value of $121,200 is slightly less 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 61310. Rentals in 61310 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 61310 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,900 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 43 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 783 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 440 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 360 20%
 Households Vacant 174 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 14.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 37 21.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 5.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 10.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 47.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 79 20%
 2 Bedroom 140 36%
 3+ Bedroom 167 43%
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 $44,962 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61310 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 61310 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 1,188 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 985 30%
 No Earnings 1,149 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 1,188 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 985 30%
 No Earnings 1,149 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,660 90%
 Public transportation 18 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 5%
 Worked at Home 58 3%
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 202 14%
 High School Graduate 928 66%
 Associate's degree 146 10%
 Bachelor's degree 87 6%
 Master's degree 40 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 546 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 66 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61310

ZIP Code 61310 is in the Amboy Community Unit School District 272. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61310.

Amboy Central Elementary School
30 East Provost St
Amboy, IL 61310
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amboy Community Unit School District 272
Amboy Jr High School
140 South Appleton Ave
Amboy, IL 61310
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Amboy Community Unit School District 272
Amboy High School
11 East Hawley St
Amboy, IL 61310
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Amboy Community Unit School District 272

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