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ZIP Code 61478

Primary City:Smithshire, IL (View All Cities)
County: Warren County
Timezone: Central (8:29pm)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.75, -90.76
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61478

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61478. 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 61478. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61478, 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:
Smithshire, IL
Unacceptable:
Ellison

Stats and Demographics for the 61478 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61478 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 61478 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61478 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 290
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 128
Median Home Value $166,700
Land Area 36.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 116
Median Household Income $54,167

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
Male710161173413861391154364
Female109167655136137611751095
Total17193218138926141920152212913159

Gender

 Male 140 48%
 Female 150 52%
Gender

Race

 White 289 99.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner152113229206
Renter22193020
Total372222259226

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 60 52%
 Single Guardian 14 12%
 Singles 36 31%
 Singles With Roommate 6 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 81 70%
 Households with Kids 35 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12120124332722114412
Female22242231124532204102
Total343623554561254318514

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61478 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61478 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61478 real estate data, the median home value of $166,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61478.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 290 100%
 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 51 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 46 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 15%
 Households Vacant 12 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 8%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $54,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61478 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 61478 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. More commuters in 61478 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 61 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 37 26%
 No Earnings 43 30%
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 61 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 37 26%
 No Earnings 43 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 74 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 9 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 61478 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 28 57%
 Associate's degree 21 43%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 53 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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