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ZIP Code 61550

Primary City:Morton, IL (View All Cities)
County: Tazewell County
Timezone: Central (1:43pm)
Area code: 309 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.61, -89.43
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61550

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61550. 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 61550. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61550, 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:
Morton, IL
Unacceptable:
Field Shopping Center, Mayfair, Ossami Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 61550 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61550 is located in central 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 61550 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61550 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,721
Population Density 433 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,566
Median Home Value $177,900
Land Area 40.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,183
Median Household Income $70,745

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55805881,168
5-95795831,162
10-145705381,108
15-195565091,065
20-24442441883
25-295235361,059
30-345325341,066
35-39491471962
40-445435451,088
45-495826091,191
50-546226821,304
55-596306691,299
60-644835581,041
65-69432460892
70-74302388690
75-79295358653
80-84219308527
85 Plus171392563

Gender

 Male 8,552 48%
 Female 9,169 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,080 96.4%
 Black Or African American 122 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 219 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 96 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 170 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2463160223
25-346374301,067
35-448412641,105
45-541,1602221,382
55-641,1991551,354
65-74848104952
75-8466198759
85 Plus230111341

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,268 59%
 Single Guardian 683 10%
 Singles 1,938 27%
 Singles With Roommate 294 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,014 70%
 Households with Kids 2,169 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1101129230
2133103236
3119125244
4133130263
5118129247
6128126254
710995204
8114118232
9110115225
1010898206
11120102222
12105124229
13126110236
14111104215
15133110243
16128110238
17131130261
189389182
197170141
209786183

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61550 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 61550 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 61550 real estate data, the median home value of $177,900 is slightly higher 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 61550. Rentals in 61550 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61550 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,384 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 305 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,450 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,189 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,544 20%
 Households Vacant 383 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 138 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 95 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 573 35%
 2 Bedroom 740 45%
 3+ Bedroom 334 20%
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 $70,745 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61550 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. More commuters in 61550 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 5,840 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,732 26%
 No Earnings 4,613 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 5,840 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,732 26%
 No Earnings 4,613 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,073 94.0%
 Public transportation 76 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 1.2%
 Worked at Home 319 3.7%
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 267 4%
 High School Graduate 2,584 43%
 Associate's degree 401 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,886 31%
 Master's degree 632 10%
 Professional school degree 174 3%
 Doctorate degree 79 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,653 73.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 737 20.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 222 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61550

ZIP Code 61550 is in the Morton Community Unit School District 709. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61550.

Grundy Elementary School
1100 South 4th Ave
Morton, IL 61550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morton Community Unit School District 709
Jefferson Elementary School
220 East Jefferson St
Morton, IL 61550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morton Community Unit School District 709
Lincoln Elementary School
100 South Nebraska Ave
Morton, IL 61550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morton Community Unit School District 709
Lettie Brown Elementary School
2550 North Morton Ave
Morton, IL 61550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morton Community Unit School District 709
Morton High School
350 North Illinois Ave
Morton, IL 61550
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morton Community Unit School District 709
Morton Jr High School
225 East Jackson St
Morton, IL 61550
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Morton Community Unit School District 709
Blessed Sacrament School
233 E Greenwood St
Morton, IL 61550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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