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ZIP Code 61436

Post Office City:Gilson, IL (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Central (3:13pm)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.9, -90.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61436

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 61436. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 61436 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:
Gilson, IL
Acceptable:
Delong

Stats and Demographics for the 61436 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61436 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 61436 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61436 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 951
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 403
Median Home Value $115,200
Land Area 61.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 375
Median Household Income $53,813

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5221941
5-9482977
10-14323668
15-19272956
20-24172037
25-29141327
30-34332962
35-39312758
40-44343468
45-49343670
50-54384482
55-59373673
60-64394483
65-69332760
70-74181836
75-79191534
80-84314
85 Plus51015

Gender

 Male 484 51%
 Female 467 49%
Gender

Race

 White 943 99.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243710
25-34142135
35-44511869
45-5463972
55-6479988
65-7460161
75-8426127
85 Plus10313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 244 65%
 Single Guardian 43 11%
 Singles 68 18%
 Singles With Roommate 20 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 260 69%
 Households with Kids 115 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1325
24610
33710
48311
59211
613922
77714
87714
912416
108816
117613
125611
134711
148917
1510818
165712
17448
186612
19246
204812

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61436 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61436 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61436 real estate data, the median home value of $115,200 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 61436. Rentals in 61436 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 61436 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 951 100%
 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 171 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 135 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 69 17%
 Households Vacant 28 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 75%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 6%
 2 Bedroom 64 46%
 3+ Bedroom 67 48%
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 $53,813 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61436 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 61436 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 61436 can expect to fall in that range. 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 355 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 172 20%
 No Earnings 345 40%
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 355 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 172 20%
 No Earnings 345 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 401 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 3%
 Worked at Home 42 9%
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 88 11%
 High School Graduate 454 56%
 Associate's degree 80 10%
 Bachelor's degree 130 16%
 Master's degree 36 4%
 Professional school degree 17 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 247 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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