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ZIP Code 61761

Primary City:Normal, IL (View All Cities)
County: Mclean County
Timezone: Central (3:48am)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.5, -88.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61761

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61761. 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 61761. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61761, 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:
Normal, IL
Acceptable:
Merna
Unacceptable:
College Hills Mall

Stats and Demographics for the 61761 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61761 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 61761 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61761 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 52,879
Population Density 1,242 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,982
Median Home Value $160,300
Land Area 42.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,149
Median Household Income $54,027

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 23

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3761,3801,2342,8656,4071,8761,4301,3221,1201,2381,140987801519405303264259
Female1,3851,3651,1863,9157,0701,7211,5111,3111,1871,3491,2861,159876636503451459583
Total2,7612,7452,4206,78013,4773,5972,9412,6332,3072,5872,4262,1461,6771,155908754723842

Gender

 Male 24,926 47%
 Female 27,953 53%
Gender

Race

 White 45,024 85.1%
 Black Or African American 4,266 8.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.2%
 Asian 1,692 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.0%
 Other Race 580 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,214 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2001,5762,1192,3451,9761,118768288
Renter3,8681,711711618344174152181
Total4,0683,2872,8302,9632,3201,292920469

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,329 40%
 Single Guardian 2,361 13%
 Singles 4,901 27%
 Singles With Roommate 3,558 20%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,087 72%
 Households with Kids 5,062 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2782922942792992982512672652402712532212492452802446941,4021,694
Female2882672822932682982692592712522132272442502672252361,0672,1202,192
Total5665595765725675965205265364924844804654995125054801,7613,5223,886

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61761 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61761 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 61761 real estate data, the median home value of $160,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61761 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61761 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61761 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 44,547 84.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 377 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 7,832 14.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 109 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,800 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,590 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,759 41%
 Households Vacant 833 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 456 55%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Sale Only 147 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 132 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 636 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,586 21%
 2 Bedroom 2,920 38%
 3+ Bedroom 2,560 33%
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 $54,027 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61761 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 61761 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 61761 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 14,672 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20,518 46%
 No Earnings 9,792 22%
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 14,672 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20,518 46%
 No Earnings 9,792 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22,870 82.1%
 Public transportation 698 2.5%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 74 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,153 11.3%
 Worked at Home 1,039 3.7%
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 618 5%
 High School Graduate 4,852 39%
 Associate's degree 662 5%
 Bachelor's degree 4,233 34%
 Master's degree 1,256 10%
 Professional school degree 231 2%
 Doctorate degree 448 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,433 79.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,055 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 595 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61761

ZIP Code 61761 is in the Mclean County Usd 5 School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61761.

Chiddix Jr High School
300 South Walnut St
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Colene Hoose Elementary School
600 Grandview Dr
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Fairview Elementary School
416 Fairview St
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Glenn Elementary School
306 Glenn Ave
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Oakdale Elementary School
601 South Adelaide St
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Parkside Jr High School
101 North Parkside Rd
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Sugar Creek Elementary School
200 North Towanda Ave
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Prairieland Elementary School
1300 East Raab Rd
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Grove Elementary School
1101 Airport Rd
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Parkside Elementary School
1900 West College Ave
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Kingsley Jr High School
303 Kingsley St
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Normal Community West High School
501 North Parkside Rd
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Normal Community High School
3900 East Raab Rd
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mclean County Usd 5 School District
Epiphany Catholic School
1002 E College Ave
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mulberry School
1101 Douglas St
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Christian Academy
1017 N School St
Normal, IL 61761
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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