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ZIP Code 61537

Primary City:Henry, IL (View All Cities)
County: Marshall County
Timezone: Central (10:03am)
Coordinates:41.1, -89.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61537

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61537. 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 61537. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61537, 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:
Henry, IL
Unacceptable:
Saratoga Center

Stats and Demographics for the 61537 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61537 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 61537 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 61537 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,974
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,357
Median Home Value $82,500
Land Area 59.04 sq mi
Water Area 1.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,216
Median Household Income $46,893

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8483951126274848191107104110947648434038
Female86931011056585707978121111981108063706469
Total170176196217127159154160169228215208204156111113104107

Gender

 Male 1,426 48%
 Female 1,548 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,915 98.0%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 11 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 29 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner148813318921515010160
Renter2160394827332612
Total3514817223724218312772

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 660 54%
 Single Guardian 153 13%
 Singles 351 29%
 Singles With Roommate 52 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 849 70%
 Households with Kids 367 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1617151917101519222317131725222627142313
Female1515181517132319212018183213252623181320
Total3132333434233838434335314938475250323633

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61537 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 61537 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61537 real estate data, the median home value of $82,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61537 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61537 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61537 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,907 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 67 2%
 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 532 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 418 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 266 20%
 Households Vacant 141 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 22 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 72 26%
 2 Bedroom 152 55%
 3+ Bedroom 53 19%
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 $46,893 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61537 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 61537 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 804 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 656 28%
 No Earnings 895 38%
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 804 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 656 28%
 No Earnings 895 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,269 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 1%
 Worked at Home 42 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 95 10.5%
 High School Graduate 601 66.3%
 Associate's degree 65 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 116 12.8%
 Master's degree 22 2.4%
 Professional school degree 7 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 502 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61537

ZIP Code 61537 is in the Henry-Senachwine Community Unit School District 5. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61537.

Henry-Senachwine Grade School
201 Richard St
Henry, IL 61537
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry-Senachwine Community Unit School District 5
Henry-Senachwine High School
1023 College St
Henry, IL 61537
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Henry-Senachwine Community Unit School District 5

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