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ZIP Code 61846

Primary City:Georgetown, IL (View All Cities)
County: Vermilion County
Timezone: Central (8:30pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.97, -87.62
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61846

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61846. 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 61846. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61846, 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:
Georgetown, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61846 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61846 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 61846 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61846 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,101
Population Density 117 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,228
Median Home Value $63,700
Land Area 43.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,024
Median Household Income $37,316

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17218619824315513113416014415719117914411476664034
Female163147178190151138140154147174198183150138106956560
Total33533337643330626927431429133138936229425218216110594

Gender

 Male 2,524 49%
 Female 2,577 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,865 95.4%
 Black Or African American 126 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 84 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3313523930133523816861
Renter58117919458463713
Total9125233039539328420574

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,000 49%
 Single Guardian 402 20%
 Singles 538 27%
 Singles With Roommate 84 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,360 67%
 Households with Kids 664 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3144382547312831493037503348516149503230
Female2925303735312928244540332535385337293326
Total60696862826257597375778358838911486796556

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61846 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61846 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61846 real estate data, the median home value of $63,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61846 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61846 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61846 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,033 99%
 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 68 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 849 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 661 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 514 23%
 Households Vacant 204 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 43 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 110 20%
 2 Bedroom 223 40%
 3+ Bedroom 222 40%
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 $37,316 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61846 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 61846 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. However, that is not the case in 61846. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,496 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 739 19%
 No Earnings 1,694 43%
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 1,496 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 739 19%
 No Earnings 1,694 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,855 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 3%
 Worked at Home 18 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 271 15.6%
 High School Graduate 1,199 69.1%
 Associate's degree 176 10.1%
 Bachelor's degree 52 3.0%
 Master's degree 32 1.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 902 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 54 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 129 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61846

ZIP Code 61846 is in the Georgetown-Ridge Farm Cud 4 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61846.

Mary Miller Junior High School
414 West West St
Georgetown, IL 61846
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Georgetown-Ridge Farm Cud 4 School District
Pine Crest Elementary School
505 South Kennedy Dr
Georgetown, IL 61846
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgetown-Ridge Farm Cud 4 School District
Georgetown-Ridge Farm High School
500 West Mulberry St
Georgetown, IL 61846
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Georgetown-Ridge Farm Cud 4 School District

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