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ZIP Code 61744

Primary City:Gridley, IL (View All Cities)
County: Mclean County
Timezone: Central (2:03pm)
Coordinates:40.7, -88.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61744

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61744. 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 61744. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61744, 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:
Gridley, IL
Unacceptable:
Waldo

Stats and Demographics for the 61744 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61744 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 61744 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 small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61744 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,031
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 830
Median Home Value $121,100
Land Area 78.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 777
Median Household Income $63,846

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male767691744049616472796673673932182415
Female727075654351577955748278534029352829
Total148146166139831001181431271531481511207961535244

Gender

 Male 1,016 50%
 Female 1,015 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,973 97.1%
 Black Or African American 12 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.4%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner874124135133876125
Renter8272324205149
Total16101147159153927534

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 504 65%
 Single Guardian 73 9%
 Singles 175 23%
 Singles With Roommate 25 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 503 65%
 Households with Kids 274 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171916151712151517152313221819201610910
Female111711141418121016161316201012101712149
Total2836272931302725333136294228313033222319

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61744 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61744 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 61744 real estate data, the median home value of $121,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61744 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61744 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61744 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,031 100%
 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 402 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 245 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 130 16%
 Households Vacant 53 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 68%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 9%
 2 Bedroom 62 64%
 3+ Bedroom 26 27%
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 $63,846 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61744 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. However, that is not the case in 61744. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 646 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 317 22%
 No Earnings 462 32%
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 646 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 317 22%
 No Earnings 462 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 751 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 4%
 Worked at Home 61 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 25 4.3%
 High School Graduate 416 71.1%
 Associate's degree 23 3.9%
 Bachelor's degree 110 18.8%
 Master's degree 9 1.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 347 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 72 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61744

ZIP Code 61744 is in the El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61744.

El Paso-Gridley Jr High School
403 McLean St
Gridley, IL 61744
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11
Gridley Grade School
309 McLean St
Gridley, IL 61744
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11

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