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ZIP Code 61870

Primary City:Ridge Farm, IL (View All Cities)
County: Vermilion County
Timezone: Central (2:11pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.91, -87.62
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61870

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61870. 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 61870. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61870, 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:
Ridge Farm, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61870 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61870 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 61870 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 large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61870 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,327
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 600
Median Home Value $72,200
Land Area 41.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 533
Median Household Income $51,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male43475034333932424138484947441918911
Female464749513042403535465547474019271710
Total8994998563817277768410396948438452621

Gender

 Male 644 49%
 Female 683 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,297 97.7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4456288103624315
Renter1428191516964
Total187381103119714919

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 289 54%
 Single Guardian 106 20%
 Singles 126 24%
 Singles With Roommate 12 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 354 66%
 Households with Kids 179 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male875101111961071216967510576
Female109125371412111613947151079106
Total1816171514182318212325251313221517141712

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61870 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61870 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61870 real estate data, the median home value of $72,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61870 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61870 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for < $200/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61870 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,327 100%
 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 252 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 170 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 111 19%
 Households Vacant 67 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 10 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 38 40%
 2 Bedroom 42 44%
 3+ Bedroom 16 17%
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 $51,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61870 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, 61870 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. Most commuters in 61870 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 482 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 249 21%
 No Earnings 479 40%
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 482 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 249 21%
 No Earnings 479 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 602 98.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 2 0.3%
 Motorcycle 1 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.3%
 Worked at Home 7 1.1%
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. 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 72 15%
 High School Graduate 271 56%
 Associate's degree 97 20%
 Bachelor's degree 40 8%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 146 52.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 125 45.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 2.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61870

ZIP Code 61870 is in the Georgetown-Ridge Farm Cud 4 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61870.

Ridge Farm Elementary School
305 South State St
Ridge Farm, IL 61870
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Georgetown-Ridge Farm Cud 4 School District

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