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ZIP Code 61878

Primary City:Thomasboro, IL (View All Cities)
County: Champaign County
Timezone: Central (8:26am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.2, -88.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61878

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61878. 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 61878. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61878, 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:
Thomasboro, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61878 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61878 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 61878 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61878 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,433
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 682
Median Home Value $105,100
Land Area 27.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 631
Median Household Income $55,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male433838395054353637546453572430231512
Female44382829375548304857646851473030189
Total87766668871098366851111281211087160533321

Gender

 Male 702 49%
 Female 731 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,349 94.1%
 Black Or African American 33 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 7 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 33 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner86058104119734915
Renter21352027219102
Total299578131140825917

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 337 53%
 Single Guardian 79 13%
 Singles 173 27%
 Singles With Roommate 42 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 482 76%
 Households with Kids 149 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male511107975710114411866611108
Female13361012978285528365963
Total1814161721161215121999131691211201611

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61878 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61878 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 61878 real estate data, the median home value of $105,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61878 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61878 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61878 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,433 100%
 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 321 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 165 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 145 21%
 Households Vacant 51 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 14 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 11%
 2 Bedroom 104 68%
 3+ Bedroom 31 20%
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 $55,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61878 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 61878 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 548 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 288 26%
 No Earnings 269 24%
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 548 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 288 26%
 No Earnings 269 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 691 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 4%
 Worked at Home 28 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 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 61 13%
 High School Graduate 268 59%
 Associate's degree 45 10%
 Bachelor's degree 63 14%
 Master's degree 13 3%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 189 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61878

ZIP Code 61878 is in the Thomasboro Ccsd 130 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61878.

Thomasboro Grade School
201 North Phillips St
Thomasboro, IL 61878
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thomasboro Ccsd 130 School District
Prairieview-Ogden Jr High School
2499 County Rd 2100 East
Thomasboro, IL 61878
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Prairieview-Ogden Ccsd 197 School District

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