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ZIP Code 61414

Post Office City:Altona, IL (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Central (10:56pm)
Coordinates:41.1, -90.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61414

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 61414. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 61414 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Altona, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 61414 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61414 is located in northwest 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 61414 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 61414 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 854
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 375
Median Home Value $67,400
Land Area 50.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 345
Median Household Income $40,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5192039
5-9201434
10-14313263
15-19323365
20-24263460
25-29231639
30-34191837
35-39182442
40-44222951
45-49323567
50-54424284
55-59383270
60-64312253
65-69252853
70-74152035
75-79142236
80-8410717
85 Plus549

Gender

 Male 422 49%
 Female 432 51%
Gender

Race

 White 836 97.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247714
25-34231033
35-4437845
45-5475883
55-64651277
65-7445853
75-8432032
85 Plus808

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 201 58%
 Single Guardian 46 13%
 Singles 77 22%
 Singles With Roommate 21 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 244 71%
 Households with Kids 101 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19312
2178
3336
4325
5426
6426
7448
8213
96511
10639
119514
126713
135510
1451217
1591221
16549
175914
188412
19549
203811

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61414 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61414 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61414 real estate data, the median home value of $67,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 61414 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 61414 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61414 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Altona, IL house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 854 100%
 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 157 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 135 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 14%
 Households Vacant 30 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 27%
 2 Bedroom 11 19%
 3+ Bedroom 32 54%
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 $40,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 61414 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 61414 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 210 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 140 27%
 No Earnings 174 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 210 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 140 27%
 No Earnings 174 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 289 88.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 4.3%
 Worked at Home 20 6.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 34 7%
 High School Graduate 315 69%
 Associate's degree 51 11%
 Bachelor's degree 43 9%
 Master's degree 12 3%
 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 76 69.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 22.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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