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ZIP Code 61362

Primary City:Spring Valley, IL (View All Cities)
County: Bureau County
Timezone: Central (2:19am)
Coordinates:41.34, -89.22
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61362

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61362. 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 61362. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61362, 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:
Spring Valley, IL
Unacceptable:
Ottoville, Webster Park

Stats and Demographics for the 61362 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61362 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 61362 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 slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61362 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,911
Population Density 237 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,616
Median Home Value $99,800
Land Area 24.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,407
Median Household Income $48,558

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male 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
Male18920919017315720115917418121423419418611188825355
Female17522117619913817019517018819024123118113913082105130
Total364430366372295371354344369404475425367250218164158185

Gender

 Male 2,850 48%
 Female 3,061 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,345 90.4%
 Black Or African American 82 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.3%
 Asian 29 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 320 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 115 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2418225037138822917383
Renter6515510811798715637
Total89337358488486300229120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,175 49%
 Single Guardian 403 17%
 Singles 715 30%
 Singles With Roommate 114 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,675 70%
 Households with Kids 732 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3640354831485039414046314033344738282627
Female3034424239414844494137382832453627573422
Total6674779070899883908183696865798365856049

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61362 has a small 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 61362 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61362 real estate data, the median home value of $99,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61362 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61362 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61362 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,825 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 71 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,053 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 647 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 707 27%
 Households Vacant 209 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 34.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 36 17.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 4.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 88 42.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 52 8%
 1 Bedroom 227 36%
 2 Bedroom 281 45%
 3+ Bedroom 63 10%
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 $48,558 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61362 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 61362 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 1,661 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,322 30%
 No Earnings 1,471 33%
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 1,661 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,322 30%
 No Earnings 1,471 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,401 92.9%
 Public transportation 7 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 125 4.8%
 Worked at Home 52 2.0%
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 261 14%
 High School Graduate 1,116 62%
 Associate's degree 157 9%
 Bachelor's degree 193 11%
 Master's degree 24 1%
 Professional school degree 51 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 809 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 79 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 140 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61362

ZIP Code 61362 is in the Spring Valley Ccsd 99 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61362.

John F Kennedy Elementary School
800 North Richards St
Spring Valley, IL 61362
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spring Valley Ccsd 99 School District
Lincoln Elementary School
501 East Erie St
Spring Valley, IL 61362
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spring Valley Ccsd 99 School District
Hall High School
800 West Erie St
Spring Valley, IL 61362
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hall Hsd 502 School District

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