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ZIP Code 61873

Primary City:Saint Joseph, IL (View All Cities)
County: Champaign County
Timezone: Central (9:19pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.1, -88.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61873

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61873. 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 61873. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61873, 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:
Saint Joseph, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61873 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61873 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 61873 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 families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61873 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,250
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,398
Median Home Value $168,000
Land Area 67.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,320
Median Household Income $73,539

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2382492551971121621932572342541972171379392653024
Female22026026223313016321327424425924920213811997654967
Total4585095174302423254065314785134464192752121891307991

Gender

 Male 3,006 48%
 Female 3,244 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,089 97.4%
 Black Or African American 21 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 31 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 31 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 71 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1826745444238522613263
Renter3673767225231513
Total5434053051441024914776

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,553 67%
 Single Guardian 263 11%
 Singles 429 18%
 Singles With Roommate 75 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,363 59%
 Households with Kids 957 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3751535443585047515351356551483734443429
Female4350384837594857595254484167535949353729
Total80101911028011798104110105105831061181019683797158

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61873 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61873 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 61873 real estate data, the median home value of $168,000 is slightly higher 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 61873. Rentals in 61873 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 61873 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,236 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,474 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 513 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 333 14%
 Households Vacant 78 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 22 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 26 7%
 2 Bedroom 180 49%
 3+ Bedroom 160 44%
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 $73,539 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61873 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 61873 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 2,339 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,327 29%
 No Earnings 850 19%
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 2,339 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,327 29%
 No Earnings 850 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,091 92.9%
 Public transportation 13 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 2.5%
 Worked at Home 128 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 124 6.5%
 High School Graduate 958 50.3%
 Associate's degree 195 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 373 19.6%
 Master's degree 174 9.1%
 Professional school degree 66 3.5%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,417 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 86 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 167 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61873

ZIP Code 61873 is in the St Joseph Ccsd 169 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61873.

St Joseph Elementary School
404 South 5th St
St. Joseph, IL 61873
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St Joseph Ccsd 169 School District
St Joseph Middle School
606 East Peters Dr
St. Joseph, IL 61873
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St Joseph Ccsd 169 School District
St Joseph-Ogden High School
301 North Main St
St. Joseph, IL 61873
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St Joseph Ogden Chsd 305 School District

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