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ZIP Code 61840

Primary City:Dewey, IL (View All Cities)
County: Champaign County
Timezone: Central (2:33am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.3, -88.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61840. 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 61840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61840, 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:
Dewey, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61840 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 61840 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61840 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 709
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 289
Median Home Value $216,500
Land Area 33.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 273
Median Household Income $71,087

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2020212312242116182637322512221348
Female2735211712182023172738322112111473
Total475542402442413935537564462433271111

Gender

 Male 354 50%
 Female 355 50%
Gender

Race

 White 694 97.9%
 Black Or African American 5 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12836585835267
Renter211470000
Total33940655835267

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 183 67%
 Single Guardian 33 12%
 Singles 43 16%
 Singles With Roommate 14 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 191 70%
 Households with Kids 82 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male37263473364245542932
Female46366966827282441621
Total7135129131391181141279831553

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61840 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61840 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 2000s. Looking at 61840 real estate data, the median home value of $216,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61840. Rentals in 61840 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 709 100%
 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 166 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 83 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 8%
 Households Vacant 16 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 27 100%
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 $71,087 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61840 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 61840 has very few people that work at home. 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 61840 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 293 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 7%
 No Earnings 315 48%
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 293 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 7%
 No Earnings 315 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 320 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 61840 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 244 83%
 Associate's degree 13 4%
 Bachelor's degree 19 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 11 4%
 Doctorate degree 8 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 110 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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