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ZIP Code 61949

Primary City:Redmon, IL (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Edgar County
Timezone: Central (10:02am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.644, -87.860
ZIP (~1000 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61949

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61949. 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 61949. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61949, 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:
Redmon, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61949 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61949 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 61949 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61949 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 179
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 88
Median Home Value $71,000
Land Area 2.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 80
Median Household Income $45,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5787461357105764402
Female633754496884746130
Total111011149105121115189141010532

Gender

 Male 91 51%
 Female 88 49%
Gender

Race

 White 177 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 2 1%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner26715111051
Renter22634321
Total481318151372

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 37 46%
 Single Guardian 21 26%
 Singles 21 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 57 71%
 Households with Kids 23 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21101211203212111222
Female20211001120010141100
Total41312212323222252322

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61949 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61949 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61949 real estate data, the median home value of $71,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61949. Rentals in 61949 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61949 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 179 100%
 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 40 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 17 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 26%
 Households Vacant 8 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 21 70%
 3+ Bedroom 9 30%
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 $45,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61949 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 61949 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 61949 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 72 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 22%
 No Earnings 58 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 72 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 22%
 No Earnings 58 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 92 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 2%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 14 22%
 High School Graduate 41 64%
 Associate's degree 7 11%
 Bachelor's degree 2 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 27 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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