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ZIP Code 61862

Primary City:Penfield, IL (View All Cities)
County: Champaign County
Timezone: Central (9:45am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.3, -88.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61862

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61862. 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 61862. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61862, 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:
Penfield, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61862 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61862 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 61862 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61862 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 510
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 213
Median Home Value $153,500
Land Area 40.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 197
Median Household Income $67,969

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19131827111212181923222115113842
Female18181719131511131721201418129944
Total3731354624272331364442353323121786

Gender

 Male 258 51%
 Female 252 49%
Gender

Race

 White 492 96.5%
 Black Or African American 4 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 11 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11428433620193
Renter37478022
Total42132504420215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 111 56%
 Single Guardian 26 13%
 Singles 49 25%
 Singles With Roommate 11 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 126 64%
 Households with Kids 71 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male04553261136333654843
Female63322346332345435524
Total67875510746867810891367

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61862 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61862 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61862 real estate data, the median home value of $153,500 is slightly less 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 61862. Rentals in 61862 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61862 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 510 100%
 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 105 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 59 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 15%
 Households Vacant 16 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 17%
 3+ Bedroom 38 83%
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 $67,969 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61862 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 61862 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 61862 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 219 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 137 34%
 No Earnings 48 12%
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 219 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 137 34%
 No Earnings 48 12%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 260 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 7%
 Worked at Home 42 13%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 8 5%
 High School Graduate 116 70%
 Associate's degree 30 18%
 Bachelor's degree 12 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 44 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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