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ZIP Code 61865

Primary City:Potomac, IL (View All Cities)
County: Vermilion County
Timezone: Central (2:05am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.3, -87.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61865

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61865. 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 61865. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61865, 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:
Potomac, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61865 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61865 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 61865 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 extremely 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 61865 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,391
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 592
Median Home Value $93,500
Land Area 77.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 544
Median Household Income $52,417

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
Male5045426133374248444552584239251766
Female40405554314037414459475441462491720
Total908597115647779898810499112838549262326

Gender

 Male 692 50%
 Female 699 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,355 97.4%
 Black Or African American 12 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6418589102733614
Renter629181912635
Total1270103108114793919

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 326 60%
 Single Guardian 76 14%
 Singles 124 23%
 Singles With Roommate 18 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 358 66%
 Households with Kids 186 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111271010471598136871311138169
Female43101071545911914129881413118
Total1515172017191120181922202016211927212717

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61865 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61865 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61865 real estate data, the median home value of $93,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61865. Rentals in 61865 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61865 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,391 100%
 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 290 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 156 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 98 17%
 Households Vacant 48 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 13 11%
 2 Bedroom 44 39%
 3+ Bedroom 55 48%
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 $52,417 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61865 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, 61865 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 61865. 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 556 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 166 15%
 No Earnings 383 35%
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 556 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 166 15%
 No Earnings 383 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 605 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 7%
 Worked at Home 6 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 54 11%
 High School Graduate 375 76%
 Associate's degree 23 5%
 Bachelor's degree 25 5%
 Master's degree 19 4%
 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 223 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61865

ZIP Code 61865 is in the Potomac Community Unit School District 10. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61865.

Potomac Elementary School
7915 Us Route 136
Potomac, IL 61865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Potomac Community Unit School District 10

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