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ZIP Code 61605

Primary City:Peoria, IL (View All Cities)
County: Peoria County
Timezone: Central (12:11am)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.68, -89.62
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61605

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61605. 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 61605. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61605, 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 61605 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61605 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 61605 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61605 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,303
Population Density 3,921 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,105
Median Home Value $43,900
Land Area 4.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,124
Median Household Income $19,442

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8537026787454845054183844234674924223282311901379669
Female757715687730615601562520490497553475391272253196179186
Total1,6101,4171,3651,4751,0991,1069809049139641,045897719503443333275255

Gender

 Male 7,624 47%
 Female 8,679 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,061 31.0%
 Black Or African American 9,835 60.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.3%
 Asian 36 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 635 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 680 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner34221326530582395276112
Renter369801685632477332234118
Total4031,0221,0111,1621,059727510230

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,340 22%
 Single Guardian 2,469 40%
 Singles 1,943 32%
 Singles With Roommate 372 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,689 60%
 Households with Kids 2,435 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male159189159170163117135139148153130136134125151173144153124110
Female144154158139146139167128135135138137132145147150136146151118
Total303343317309309256302267283288268273266270298323280299275228

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61605 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 61605 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61605 real estate data, the median home value of $43,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61605 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61605 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61605 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,238 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 65 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,297 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,179 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,648 51%
 Households Vacant 981 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 350 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1%
 For Sale Only 43 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 553 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 115 3%
 1 Bedroom 777 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,407 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,384 38%
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 $19,442 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61605 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 61605 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 61605 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. More commuters in 61605 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 2,564 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,799 25%
 No Earnings 5,673 51%
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 2,564 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,799 25%
 No Earnings 5,673 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,901 87.1%
 Public transportation 340 7.6%
 Taxicab 12 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 163 3.6%
 Worked at Home 63 1.4%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,224 33.4%
 High School Graduate 2,120 57.8%
 Associate's degree 150 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 133 3.6%
 Master's degree 30 0.8%
 Professional school degree 8 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,622 88.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 122 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 359 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61605

ZIP Code 61605 is in the Peoria School District 150. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61605.

Day Treatment
1419 South Folkers Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Peoria School District 150
Valeska Hinton Early Ch Ed Center
800 West Romeo B Garrett Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Peoria School District 150
Harrison Comm Learning Cntr
2727 West Krause Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Peoria School District 150
Roosevelt Magnet School
1704 West Aiken Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Peoria School District 150
Trewyn K-8 School
1419 South Folkers Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Peoria School District 150
Pleasant Hill Elementary School
3717 West Malone St
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pleasant Hill School District 69
Manual Academy
811 South Griswold St
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Peoria School District 150
Christ Lutheran School
1311 S Faraday Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
King'S Kids/South Side Mission
1127 S Laramie St
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Life Christian Academy
3510 W Malone St
Peoria, IL 61605
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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