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ZIP Code 61801

Primary City:Urbana, IL (View All Cities)
County: Champaign County
Timezone: Central (2:13pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.11, -88.21
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61801. 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 61801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61801, 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:
Urbana, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61801 is located in east Illinois and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 61801 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61801 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,937
Population Density 5,780 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,868
Median Home Value $152,900
Land Area 5.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,336
Median Household Income $25,647

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5574053492,5225,1911,9551,028578461440530491445265196172156117
Female5244083602,5264,5801,450867555425515591547473326251235223223
Total1,0818137095,0489,7713,4051,8951,1338869551,1211,038918591447407379340

Gender

 Male 15,858 51%
 Female 15,079 49%
Gender

Race

 White 18,313 59.2%
 Black Or African American 4,322 14.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.2%
 Asian 6,570 21.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 57 0.2%
 Other Race 642 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 964 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner108425555766876496414192
Renter3,8322,71966649737419414379
Total3,9403,1441,2211,2631,250690557271

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,875 23%
 Single Guardian 1,157 9%
 Singles 5,375 44%
 Singles With Roommate 2,929 24%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,535 85%
 Households with Kids 1,801 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111111891127287918570647567677676841087151,5391,422
Female96111103928980788081747074657767831037031,5701,535
Total2072221922041611671691651511381451411321531431672111,4183,1092,957

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61801 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 61801 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 61801 real estate data, the median home value of $152,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 61801 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,474 79.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 67 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 143 0.5%
 College Student Housing 6,217 20.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,418 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,414 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,504 61%
 Households Vacant 1,532 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,193 77.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 1.2%
 For Sale Only 98 6.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 3.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 141 9.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 250 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,222 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,873 38%
 3+ Bedroom 2,207 29%
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 $25,647 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 61801 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 61801 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 61801 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 5,267 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,433 54%
 No Earnings 7,904 28%
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 5,267 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,433 54%
 No Earnings 7,904 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,716 44.9%
 Public transportation 2,732 18.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 20 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,291 28.7%
 Worked at Home 1,195 8.0%
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 341 6%
 High School Graduate 1,659 27%
 Associate's degree 197 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,411 23%
 Master's degree 1,247 20%
 Professional school degree 325 5%
 Doctorate degree 921 15%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,770 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 273 12.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 106 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61801

ZIP Code 61801 is in the Urbana School District 116. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61801.

Leal Elementary School
312 West Oregon St
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbana School District 116
M L King Jr Elementary School
1108 Fairview Ave
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbana School District 116
Urbana Middle School
1201 South Vine St
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Urbana School District 116
Yankee Ridge Elementary School
2102 South Anderson St
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbana School District 116
Wiley Elementary School
1602 South Anderson St
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbana School District 116
Washington Early Childhood Center
1102 North Broadway Ave
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbana School District 116
University of Illinois High School
1212 West Springfield Ave
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: University of Ill Lab School District
Urbana High School
1002 South Race St
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Urbana School District 116
Campus Middle School for Girls
1203 W Green St
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Circle Academy
1204 N Division Ave
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Kingswood School
2111 Willow Rd
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Canaan Academy
207 N Central Ave
Urbana, IL 61801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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