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ZIP Code 61738

Primary City:El Paso, IL (View All Cities)
County: Woodford County
Timezone: Central (6:47am)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.8, -89.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61738

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61738. 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 61738. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61738, 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:
El Paso, IL
Acceptable:
Kappa, Panola

Stats and Demographics for the 61738 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61738 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 61738 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 a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61738 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,212
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,670
Median Home Value $139,300
Land Area 79.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,584
Median Household Income $63,200

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1401591781291011131121211491671631681108684383029
Female1251351561379812012512715014818314712010780454983
Total2652943342661992332372482993153463152301931648379112

Gender

 Male 2,077 49%
 Female 2,135 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,089 97.1%
 Black Or African American 29 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 27 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 44 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner231492362862591887845
Renter427143665123168
Total652202793523102119453

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 957 60%
 Single Guardian 200 13%
 Singles 360 23%
 Singles With Roommate 67 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,048 66%
 Households with Kids 536 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2828282130292834383926323645172627342517
Female1931242631193423282831283237292130302717
Total4759524761486257666757606882464757645234

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61738 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 61738 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61738 real estate data, the median home value of $139,300 is slightly less 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 61738. Rentals in 61738 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61738 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,044 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 168 4%
 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 840 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 424 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 320 19%
 Households Vacant 86 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 22 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 14%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 3%
 1 Bedroom 16 4%
 2 Bedroom 183 51%
 3+ Bedroom 148 42%
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 $63,200 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61738 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 61738 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,577 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 894 27%
 No Earnings 845 25%
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 1,577 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 894 27%
 No Earnings 845 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,040 93.0%
 Public transportation 9 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 2.6%
 Worked at Home 89 4.1%
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 72 5.3%
 High School Graduate 901 66.6%
 Associate's degree 109 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 224 16.6%
 Master's degree 41 3.0%
 Professional school degree 5 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 842 85.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 101 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61738

ZIP Code 61738 is in the El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61738.

Centennial School
135 West 5th St
El Paso, IL 61738
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11
Jefferson Park School
250 West 3rd St
El Paso, IL 61738
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11
El Paso-Gridley High School
600 North Elm St
El Paso, IL 61738
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11

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