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ZIP Code 61912

Primary City:Ashmore, IL (View All Cities)
County: Coles County
Timezone: Central (3:39am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.52, -88.04
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61912

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61912. 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 61912. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61912, 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:
Ashmore, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61912 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61912 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 61912 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 higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61912 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,344
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 592
Median Home Value $86,000
Land Area 50.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 540
Median Household Income $46,458

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3042524542404738346064444135241599
Female423851482942373843606349363619191112
Total728010393718284767712012793777143342021

Gender

 Male 671 50%
 Female 673 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,320 98.2%
 Black Or African American 7 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8616512490643815
Renter1020141012702
Total188179134102713817

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 308 57%
 Single Guardian 74 14%
 Singles 130 24%
 Singles With Roommate 28 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 373 69%
 Households with Kids 167 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male756588910713129711994121113
Female111188875513107111211912101071
Total1816141316151415202319201922182114221814

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61912 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61912 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61912 real estate data, the median home value of $86,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61912. Rentals in 61912 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61912 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,344 100%
 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 287 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 178 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 75 13%
 Households Vacant 52 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 5 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 9%
 2 Bedroom 27 29%
 3+ Bedroom 57 62%
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 $46,458 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61912 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. More commuters in 61912 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 468 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 317 28%
 No Earnings 332 30%
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 468 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 317 28%
 No Earnings 332 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 608 93.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.9%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.5%
 Worked at Home 31 4.8%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 50 12.1%
 High School Graduate 291 70.3%
 Associate's degree 40 9.7%
 Bachelor's degree 27 6.5%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 4 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 203 93.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61912

ZIP Code 61912 is in the Charleston Community Unit School District 1. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61912.

Ashmore Elementary School
313 South Ohio St
Ashmore, IL 61912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston Community Unit School District 1

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