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ZIP Code 61820

Primary City:Champaign, IL (View All Cities)
County: Champaign County
Timezone: Central (12:02pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.11, -88.24
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61820

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61820. 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 61820. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61820, 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:
Champaign, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61820 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61820 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 61820 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 61820 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,964
Population Density 5,656 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,760
Median Home Value $124,100
Land Area 6.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,753
Median Household Income $22,470

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5784654253,4708,4251,9861,0117105054855644973202171351048182
Female5744203763,0316,5651,468816564422456532506324244149150139168
Total1,1528858016,50114,9903,4541,8271,2749279411,0961,003644461284254220250

Gender

 Male 20,060 54%
 Female 16,904 46%
Gender

Race

 White 24,804 67.1%
 Black Or African American 5,052 13.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 90 0.2%
 Asian 4,477 12.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 32 0.1%
 Other Race 1,464 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,045 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner87423473633654379265134
Renter5,5172,8788686784821658037
Total5,6043,3011,3411,3111,136544345171

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,174 16%
 Single Guardian 1,437 10%
 Singles 6,017 44%
 Singles With Roommate 4,125 30%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,967 87%
 Households with Kids 1,786 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1231131119596118779975808880829592110878662,3152,392
Female10412911310575100748982767467867363871028801,8991,964
Total2272422242001712181511881571561621471681681551971891,7464,2144,356

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61820 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 61820 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 61820 real estate data, the median home value of $124,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61820 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61820 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 61820 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,872 78.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 10 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 33 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 89 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 7,789 21.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 171 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,913 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,135 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,705 73%
 Households Vacant 1,007 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 685 68%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 3%
 For Sale Only 73 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 902 9%
 1 Bedroom 3,014 30%
 2 Bedroom 3,295 33%
 3+ Bedroom 2,826 28%
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 $22,470 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61820 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. Residents in ZIP code 61820 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 61820 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 61820 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 6,805 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 19,102 57%
 No Earnings 7,329 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 6,805 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 19,102 57%
 No Earnings 7,329 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,536 52.5%
 Public transportation 1,290 7.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5,357 33.0%
 Worked at Home 1,061 6.5%
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 505 7%
 High School Graduate 2,538 36%
 Associate's degree 321 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,849 26%
 Master's degree 1,091 16%
 Professional school degree 197 3%
 Doctorate degree 513 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,835 75.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 387 16.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 202 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61820

ZIP Code 61820 is in the Champaign/Ford Roe School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61820.

R E a D Y Program
45 East University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Champaign/Ford Roe School District
Bottenfield Elementary School
1801 South Prospect Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Champaign Community Unit School District 4
Edison Middle School
306 West Green St
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Champaign Community Unit School District 4
Washington Elementary School
606 East Grove St
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Champaign Community Unit School District 4
Champaign Early Chldhd Cntr
809 North Neil St
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Champaign Community Unit School District 4
Stratton Elementary School
902 North Randolph St
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Champaign Community Unit School District 4
Franklin Middle School
817 North Harris Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Champaign Community Unit School District 4
South Side Elementary School
712 South Pine St
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Champaign Community Unit School District 4
Educ for Employment Sys 330
3 Henson Place
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Educ for Employment Sys 330 School District
Central High School
610 West University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Champaign Community Unit School District 4
Academic Academy
815 North Randolph St
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Champaign Community Unit School District 4
Holy Cross Elementary School
410 W White St
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Judah Christian School
908 N Prospect Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori Habitat School
801 W Kirby Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pavilion Foundation School
809 W Church
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Chesterbrook Academy
2001 S Oak St Ste a
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
University Primary School
51 Gerty Dr
Champaign, IL 61820
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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