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ZIP Code 61843

Primary City:Fisher, IL (View All Cities)
County: Champaign County
Timezone: Central (12:25pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.31, -88.39
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61843. 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 61843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61843, 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:
Fisher, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61843 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 61843 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 large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61843 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,363
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 956
Median Home Value $140,900
Land Area 37.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 895
Median Household Income $57,885

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male91761089762496877839810070554525342712
Female758980925660658885997679644043452525
Total1661651881891181091331651681971761491198568795237

Gender

 Male 1,177 50%
 Female 1,186 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,313 97.9%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1178137189129898025
Renter18314424161482
Total291091812131451038827

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 545 61%
 Single Guardian 143 16%
 Singles 175 20%
 Singles With Roommate 32 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 552 62%
 Households with Kids 343 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1624172113221013182422242216211519212115
Female111515201413192518218161520212316161616
Total2739324127352938364530403736423835373731

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61843 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61843 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 61843 real estate data, the median home value of $140,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61843 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61843 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,363 100%
 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 503 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 235 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 157 16%
 Households Vacant 61 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 11 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 11%
 2 Bedroom 88 60%
 3+ Bedroom 43 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 $57,885 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61843 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. 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 61843 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 854 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 411 23%
 No Earnings 491 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 854 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 411 23%
 No Earnings 491 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,050 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 3%
 Worked at Home 30 3%
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 38 5%
 High School Graduate 458 64%
 Associate's degree 93 13%
 Bachelor's degree 100 14%
 Master's degree 23 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 438 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61843

ZIP Code 61843 is in the Fisher Community Unit School District 1. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61843.

Fisher Grade School
801 South 5th St
Fisher, IL 61843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fisher Community Unit School District 1
Fisher Jr/Sr High School
211 West Division St
Fisher, IL 61843
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fisher Community Unit School District 1

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