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ZIP Code 61061

Primary City:Oregon, IL (View All Cities)
County: Ogle County
Timezone: Central (10:56am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.0, -89.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61061. 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 61061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61061, 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:
Oregon, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61061 is located in north 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 61061 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 61061 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,009
Population Density 67 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,310
Median Home Value $154,800
Land Area 104.83 sq mi
Water Area 1.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,982
Median Household Income $50,494

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5152164316
5-9165195360
10-14216194410
15-19253212465
20-24162169331
25-29194156350
30-34161164325
35-39196169365
40-44202218420
45-49296282578
50-54308304612
55-59290286576
60-64253259512
65-69212199411
70-74153171324
75-79110168278
80-8496110206
85 Plus62108170

Gender

 Male 3,481 50%
 Female 3,528 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,761 96.5%
 Black Or African American 43 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.2%
 Asian 46 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 90 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 56 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24205474
25-34155137292
35-44270124394
45-54542147689
55-64512115627
65-7438768455
75-8428946335
85 Plus8531116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,594 53%
 Single Guardian 363 12%
 Singles 870 29%
 Singles With Roommate 155 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,245 75%
 Households with Kids 737 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1193453
2303363
3383876
4382967
5284270
6333770
7344478
8383674
9323668
10354176
11403878
12373370
13523587
14524799
156340103
166445109
17364985
18504191
19403777
20343670

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61061 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61061 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61061 real estate data, the median home value of $154,800 is slightly less than average 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 61061. Rentals in 61061 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,832 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 81 1.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 10 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,444 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 816 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 722 22%
 Households Vacant 328 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 73 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 107 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 4%
 1 Bedroom 160 20%
 2 Bedroom 295 38%
 3+ Bedroom 295 38%
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 $50,494 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61061 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 61061 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 2,070 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,352 23%
 No Earnings 2,448 42%
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 2,070 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,352 23%
 No Earnings 2,448 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,669 92%
 Public transportation 66 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 3%
 Worked at Home 100 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 171 7%
 High School Graduate 1,604 63%
 Associate's degree 197 8%
 Bachelor's degree 324 13%
 Master's degree 158 6%
 Professional school degree 79 3%
 Doctorate degree 28 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 871 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 186 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61061

ZIP Code 61061 is in the Oregon Community Unit School District 220. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61061.

Oregon Elementary School
1200 Jefferson St
Oregon, IL 61061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oregon Community Unit School District 220
Oregon High School
210 South 10th St
Oregon, IL 61061
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oregon Community Unit School District 220

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