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ZIP Code 61866

Primary City:Rantoul, IL (View All Cities)
County: Champaign County
Timezone: Central (5:39am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.3, -88.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61866

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61866. 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 61866. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61866, 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:
Rantoul, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61866 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61866 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 61866 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61866 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,048
Population Density 175 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,542
Median Home Value $85,800
Land Area 80.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,614
Median Household Income $38,704

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5745014887435024734154143794564744002732111621239168
Female571511474576502520484442425522519439345252209206135169
Total1,1451,0129621,3191,004993899856804978993839618463371329226237

Gender

 Male 6,747 48%
 Female 7,301 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,574 68.2%
 Black Or African American 2,970 21.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.5%
 Asian 220 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 573 4.1%
 Two Or More Races 624 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53341436710565406309125
Renter33466751049434114710076
Total3871,0089461,204906553409201

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,174 39%
 Single Guardian 1,388 25%
 Singles 1,682 30%
 Singles With Roommate 370 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,682 66%
 Households with Kids 1,932 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111107108120999510410697801059710310398203187142113102
Female122124113109991011108811310899789594104127111118116106
Total233231221229198196214194210188204175198197202330298260229208

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61866 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61866 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 61866 real estate data, the median home value of $85,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61866 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61866 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 61866 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,747 98%
 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 301 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,909 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,036 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,669 41%
 Households Vacant 928 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 453 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 135 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 2%
 For Migrant Workers 35 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 260 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 536 19.9%
 2 Bedroom 964 35.8%
 3+ Bedroom 1,169 43.5%
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 $38,704 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61866 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. More commuters in 61866 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,401 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,408 32%
 No Earnings 2,952 27%
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 4,401 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,408 32%
 No Earnings 2,952 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,592 90.3%
 Public transportation 130 2.1%
 Taxicab 24 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 238 3.8%
 Worked at Home 209 3.4%
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. 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 690 15.9%
 High School Graduate 2,741 63.3%
 Associate's degree 284 6.6%
 Bachelor's degree 384 8.9%
 Master's degree 159 3.7%
 Professional school degree 42 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 32 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,475 77.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 358 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 377 11.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61866

ZIP Code 61866 is in the Rural Champaign County Spec Ed Coop School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61866.

Pathways
201 South Sheldon St
Rantoul, IL 61866
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rural Champaign County Spec Ed Coop School District
Broadmeadow Elementary School
500 Sunview Rd
Rantoul, IL 61866
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rantoul City School District 137
Eastlawn Elementary School
650 North Maplewood Dr
Rantoul, IL 61866
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rantoul City School District 137
J W Eater Jr High School
400 East Wabash Ave
Rantoul, IL 61866
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rantoul City School District 137
Northview Elementary School
400 North Sheldon St
Rantoul, IL 61866
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rantoul City School District 137
Pleasant Acres Elementary School
1649 Harper Dr
Rantoul, IL 61866
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rantoul City School District 137
Connections - High School Level
200 South Century Blvd
Rantoul, IL 61866
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rural Champaign County Spec Ed Coop School District
Rantoul Twp High School
200 South Sheldon St
Rantoul, IL 61866
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rantoul Township Hsd 193 School District
St Malachy School
340 E Belle Ave
Rantoul, IL 61866
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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