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ZIP Code 61018

Primary City:Dakota, IL (View All Cities)
County: Stephenson County
Timezone: Central (9:43pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.41, -89.55
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61018

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61018. 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 61018. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61018, 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:
Dakota, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61018 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61018 is located in north 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 61018 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61018 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,080
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 454
Median Home Value $110,200
Land Area 32.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 418
Median Household Income $52,813

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5343367
5-9373572
10-14394887
15-19393170
20-24283866
25-29342559
30-34322355
35-39323163
40-44403878
45-49273865
50-54524193
55-59384280
60-64383775
65-69192039
70-74181836
75-79161935
80-84151227
85 Plus4913

Gender

 Male 542 50%
 Female 538 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,048 97.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2421113
25-34333063
35-44552580
45-54661884
55-6472981
65-7444246
75-8436541
85 Plus8210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 257 61%
 Single Guardian 65 16%
 Singles 81 19%
 Singles With Roommate 15 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 285 68%
 Households with Kids 133 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15914
210616
3369
47512
58917
66511
78917
8639
99918
106713
11131124
1291221
1331013
148816
1510717
167310
177411
1891322
196410
205510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61018 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61018 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61018 real estate data, the median home value of $110,200 is slightly less than average 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 61018. Rentals in 61018 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61018 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,080 100%
 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 184 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 132 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 102 22%
 Households Vacant 36 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 6%
 For Sale Only 11 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 16%
 2 Bedroom 25 40%
 3+ Bedroom 27 44%
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 $52,813 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61018 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 61018 can expect to fall in that range. 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 272 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 349 38%
 No Earnings 306 33%
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 272 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 349 38%
 No Earnings 306 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 456 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 7%
 Worked at Home 25 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 27 7%
 High School Graduate 307 76%
 Associate's degree 33 8%
 Bachelor's degree 35 9%
 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 282 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61018

ZIP Code 61018 is in the Dakota Community Unit School District 201. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61018.

Dakota Elementary School
400 Campus Dr
Dakota, IL 61018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dakota Community Unit School District 201
Dakota Jr Sr High School
300 Campus Dr
Dakota, IL 61018
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dakota Community Unit School District 201

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