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ZIP Code 61736

Primary City:Downs, IL (View All Cities)
County: Mclean County
Timezone: Central (10:03am)
Coordinates:40.40, -88.83
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61736

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61736. 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 61736. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61736, 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:
Downs, IL
Acceptable:
Holder

Stats and Demographics for the 61736 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61736 is located in central 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 61736 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61736 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,808
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 657
Median Home Value $178,600
Land Area 36.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 629
Median Household Income $78,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5481858136504168658581615030221376
Female55698372353858677888675639312216810
Total109150168153718899135143173148117896144291516

Gender

 Male 916 51%
 Female 892 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,735 96.0%
 Black Or African American 20 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 9 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner663129162103562510
Renter51517195860
Total1178146181108643110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 436 69%
 Single Guardian 77 12%
 Singles 97 15%
 Singles With Roommate 19 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 348 55%
 Households with Kids 281 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1212111214112024122021151415191319161414
Female1561015161010181515139291715172114511
Total2718212730213042273534244332343040301925

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61736 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61736 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61736 real estate data, the median home value of $178,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61736. Rentals in 61736 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61736 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,808 100%
 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 411 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 143 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 75 11%
 Households Vacant 28 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 13 14%
 2 Bedroom 36 38%
 3+ Bedroom 46 48%
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 $78,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61736 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 61736 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 628 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 292 23%
 No Earnings 328 26%
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 628 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 292 23%
 No Earnings 328 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 810 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 1%
 Worked at Home 25 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 61736 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 21 4%
 High School Graduate 293 53%
 Associate's degree 42 8%
 Bachelor's degree 146 26%
 Master's degree 16 3%
 Professional school degree 28 5%
 Doctorate degree 7 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 393 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61736

ZIP Code 61736 is in the Tri Valley Community Unit School District 3. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61736.

Tri-Valley Middle School
505 East Washington St
Downs, IL 61736
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tri Valley Community Unit School District 3
Tri-Valley Elementary School
409 East Washington St
Downs, IL 61736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tri Valley Community Unit School District 3
Tri-Valley High School
503 East Washington St
Downs, IL 61736
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tri Valley Community Unit School District 3
Cornerstone Christian Academy of Mclean County
22017 E 1200 N Rd
Downs, IL 61736
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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