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ZIP Code 61479

Primary City:Speer, IL (View All Cities)
County: Stark County
Timezone: Central (2:41am)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.01, -89.64
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61479

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61479. 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 61479. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61479, 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:
Speer, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61479 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61479 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 61479 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61479 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 165
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 68
Median Home Value $159,400
Land Area 12.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 59
Median Household Income $72,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male987524375985344413
Female842245573465724132
Total1712976981481314101068545

Gender

 Male 91 55%
 Female 74 45%
Gender

Race

 White 159 96%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 4 2%
 Two Or More Races 2 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner06101110764
Renter10120100
Total16111310864

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 44 75%
 Single Guardian 5 8%
 Singles 9 15%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 43 73%
 Households with Kids 16 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male30221421011122111201
Female21210111111000020000
Total51431532122122131201

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61479 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61479 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61479 real estate data, the median home value of $159,400 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 61479. Rentals in 61479 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61479 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 165 100%
 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 24 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 30 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 5 7%
 Households Vacant 9 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 4 44%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 19 100%
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 $72,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61479 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 61479 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 61479 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 61479 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 71 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 14%
 No Earnings 25 23%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 71 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 14%
 No Earnings 25 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 43 61%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 15%
 Worked at Home 17 24%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 61479 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 37 73%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 14 27%
 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 42 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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