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ZIP Code 61470

Primary City:Prairie City, IL (View All Cities)
County: Mcdonough County
Timezone: Central (2:15am)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.60, -90.51
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61470

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61470. 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 61470. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61470, 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:
Prairie City, IL
Unacceptable:
Walnut Grove

Stats and Demographics for the 61470 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61470 is located in west 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 61470 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 61470 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 547
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 232
Median Home Value $55,000
Land Area 22.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 196
Median Household Income $39,423

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male152515241416122017161919211211934
Female142216101414132015162220201488722
Total294731342830254032324139412619171026

Gender

 Male 272 50%
 Female 275 50%
Gender

Race

 White 536 98.0%
 Black Or African American 5 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12028314627119
Renter18443102
Total228323549281111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 124 63%
 Single Guardian 24 12%
 Singles 37 19%
 Singles With Roommate 11 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 129 66%
 Households with Kids 67 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male52429235651441573361
Female11647551474014133120
Total6310616786101254556106481

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61470 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 61470 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61470 real estate data, the median home value of $55,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61470 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61470 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61470 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 522 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 25 5%
 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 86 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 87 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 10%
 Households Vacant 36 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 86%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 16%
 2 Bedroom 9 36%
 3+ Bedroom 12 48%
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 $39,423 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61470 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 61470 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 61470 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 131 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 117 26%
 No Earnings 208 46%
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 131 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 117 26%
 No Earnings 208 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 176 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 2%
 Worked at Home 27 13%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 27 15%
 High School Graduate 126 71%
 Associate's degree 8 4%
 Bachelor's degree 14 8%
 Master's degree 3 2%
 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 148 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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