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ZIP Code 61616

Primary City:Peoria Heights, IL (View All Cities)
County: Peoria County
Timezone: Central (10:08pm)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.75, -89.57
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61616

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61616. 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 61616. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61616, 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 Heights, IL
Acceptable:
Peoria, Peoria Hts

Stats and Demographics for the 61616 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61616 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 61616 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. 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 61616 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,116
Population Density 2,414 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,058
Median Home Value $90,700
Land Area 2.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,833
Median Household Income $43,486

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1641461871872692722101941722442351951419891774540
Female1791591761602822651871861682342282072021391178370107
Total343305363347551537397380340478463402343237208160115147

Gender

 Male 2,967 49%
 Female 3,149 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,415 88.5%
 Black Or African American 379 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.4%
 Asian 61 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 48 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 185 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4024326037334224715987
Renter19428816821413945277
Total23453142858748129218694

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 954 34%
 Single Guardian 513 18%
 Singles 1,113 39%
 Singles With Roommate 253 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,128 75%
 Households with Kids 705 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2828362929232832342632454044373641393443
Female3045303931303727343345383525242825453860
Total58736668605365596859778375696164668472103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61616 has a small 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 61616 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61616 real estate data, the median home value of $90,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61616 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61616 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61616 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,969 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 137 2.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,166 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 585 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,082 35%
 Households Vacant 225 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 39 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 112 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 100 9%
 1 Bedroom 386 34%
 2 Bedroom 513 45%
 3+ Bedroom 143 13%
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 $43,486 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61616 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. The commute in 61616 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 2,173 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,194 23%
 No Earnings 1,766 34%
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 2,173 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,194 23%
 No Earnings 1,766 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,745 90.6%
 Public transportation 96 3.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 105 3.5%
 Worked at Home 76 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 161 8%
 High School Graduate 1,217 58%
 Associate's degree 278 13%
 Bachelor's degree 285 14%
 Master's degree 129 6%
 Professional school degree 29 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 695 71.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 186 19.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 89 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61616

ZIP Code 61616 is in the Peoria Heights Community Unit School District 325. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61616.

Peoria Heights Grade School
500 East Glen Ave
Peoria Heights, IL 61616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Peoria Heights Community Unit School District 325
Peoria Heights High School
508 East Glen Ave
Peoria Heights, IL 61616
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Peoria Heights Community Unit School District 325
St Thomas Elementary School
4229 N Monroe Ave
Peoria Heights, IL 61616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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