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ZIP Code 61602

Primary City:Peoria, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Warehouse District
County: Peoria County
Timezone: Central (4:24pm)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.68, -89.60
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61602. 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 61602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61602, 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:
Peoria, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61602 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 61602 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61602 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,055
Population Density 693 people per sq mi
Housing Units 665
Median Home Value $217,500
Land Area 1.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 619
Median Household Income $25,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4631684101826354685853421381066
Female4641550612114153736322713718612
Total81273113416210377691059485692615281218

Gender

 Male 677 64%
 Female 378 36%
Gender

Race

 White 683 65%
 Black Or African American 233 22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 1%
 Asian 55 5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 58 5%
 Two Or More Races 15 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12341137181910
Renter69131661108215158
Total7015470121119333418

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 55 9%
 Single Guardian 23 4%
 Singles 499 81%
 Singles With Roommate 42 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 600 97%
 Households with Kids 19 3%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10013011110110100788
Female11201111220020314345
Total21214122330130414101213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61602 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 61602 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61602 real estate data, the median home value of $217,500 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 61602. Rentals in 61602 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 777 74%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 200 19%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 78 7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 82 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 41 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 496 75%
 Households Vacant 46 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 74%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 154 35%
 1 Bedroom 256 58%
 2 Bedroom 23 5%
 3+ Bedroom 7 2%
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 $25,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61602 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. Residents in ZIP code 61602 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 61602 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 61602 has very few people that work at home. 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 61602 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 226 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 187 19%
 No Earnings 595 59%
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 226 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 187 19%
 No Earnings 595 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 143 57%
 Public transportation 21 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 86 34%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 119 23%
 High School Graduate 239 46%
 Associate's degree 16 3%
 Bachelor's degree 59 11%
 Master's degree 55 11%
 Professional school degree 17 3%
 Doctorate degree 13 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 100%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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