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ZIP Code 61917

Primary City:Brocton, IL (View All Cities)
County: Edgar County
Timezone: Central (8:28am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.7, -87.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61917

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61917. 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 61917. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61917, 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:
Brocton, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61917 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61917 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 61917 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61917 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 591
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 281
Median Home Value $50,300
Land Area 63.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 245
Median Household Income $46,576

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male192520182014142320202228211812532
Female1914142011191515183019132514116186
Total38393438313329383850414146322311218

Gender

 Male 304 51%
 Female 287 49%
Gender

Race

 White 578 97.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.2%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner02332354430234
Renter79799742
Total73239445337276

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 138 56%
 Single Guardian 36 15%
 Singles 64 26%
 Singles With Roommate 7 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 173 71%
 Households with Kids 72 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male43539054742257232653
Female44431254262213674124
Total8796102108910446108106777

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61917 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61917 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61917 real estate data, the median home value of $50,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61917 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61917 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61917 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 591 100%
 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 93 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 98 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 54 19%
 Households Vacant 36 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 5%
 1 Bedroom 2 3%
 2 Bedroom 15 24%
 3+ Bedroom 42 68%
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 $46,576 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61917 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. Most commuters in 61917 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 187 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 114 26%
 No Earnings 139 32%
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 187 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 114 26%
 No Earnings 139 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 227 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 4%
 Worked at Home 15 6%
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 27 14%
 High School Graduate 130 66%
 Associate's degree 13 7%
 Bachelor's degree 20 10%
 Master's degree 7 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 127 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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