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ZIP Code 61924

Primary City:Chrisman, IL (View All Cities)
County: Edgar County
Timezone: Central (12:34pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.8, -87.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61924

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61924. 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 61924. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61924, 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:
Chrisman, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61924 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61924 is located in east Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 61924 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 61924 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,449
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,164
Median Home Value $76,600
Land Area 144.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,023
Median Household Income $45,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male776574964677596077849686827442372332
Female607370676258627463949271907964376482
Total1371381441631081351211341401781881571721531067487114

Gender

 Male 1,187 48%
 Female 1,262 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,410 98.4%
 Black Or African American 11 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 10 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8861161581631319049
Renter223630464421158
Total3012214620420715210557

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 537 52%
 Single Guardian 132 13%
 Singles 314 31%
 Singles With Roommate 40 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 733 72%
 Households with Kids 290 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male15131617137131517121315201414192229127
Female1012815161214211015181812713171615615
Total2525243229192736272731333221273638441822

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61924 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61924 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61924 real estate data, the median home value of $76,600 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 61924. Rentals in 61924 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61924 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,363 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 86 4%
 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 425 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 376 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 222 19%
 Households Vacant 141 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 18 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 92 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 10%
 2 Bedroom 106 51%
 3+ Bedroom 81 39%
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 $45,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61924 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. Most commuters in 61924 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 791 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 522 26%
 No Earnings 675 34%
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 791 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 522 26%
 No Earnings 675 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 986 92.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 3.3%
 Worked at Home 37 3.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 51 6.2%
 High School Graduate 603 73.7%
 Associate's degree 69 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 72 8.8%
 Master's degree 12 1.5%
 Professional school degree 9 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 483 88.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 3.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61924

ZIP Code 61924 is in the Edgar County Cud 6 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61924.

Chrisman Elementary School
111 North Pennsylvania St
Chrisman, IL 61924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgar County Cud 6 School District
Chrisman-Scottland Jr High School
23231 Il Hwy 1
Chrisman, IL 61924
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Edgar County Cud 6 School District
Chrisman High School
23231 Il Hwy 1
Chrisman, IL 61924
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Edgar County Cud 6 School District

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