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ZIP Code 61740

Post Office City:Flanagan, IL (View All Cities)
County: Livingston County
Timezone: Central (12:15am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.9, -88.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61740

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 61740. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 61740 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:
Flanagan, IL
Unacceptable:
Nebraska Township

Stats and Demographics for the 61740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61740 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 61740 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61740 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,634
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 720
Median Home Value $111,700
Land Area 73.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 654
Median Household Income $57,847

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5443882
5-95259111
10-145156107
15-196436100
20-24323264
25-29444690
30-34384078
35-39454287
40-44403777
45-494759106
50-546868136
55-596862130
60-64484492
65-69275077
70-74283462
75-79203656
80-84335588
85 Plus316091

Gender

 Male 780 48%
 Female 854 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,595 97.6%
 Black Or African American 16 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 10 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2461117
25-34433780
35-44682492
45-5410330133
55-6410822130
65-74731689
75-84641175
85 Plus32638

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 347 53%
 Single Guardian 75 11%
 Singles 198 30%
 Singles With Roommate 34 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 474 72%
 Households with Kids 180 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110616
28513
32810
415924
591120
611718
761218
8171734
991221
1081018
118917
1213821
13121224
14101727
1515520
1616723
17171027
1815823
19167
20358

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61740 has a slightly less than average 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 61740 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 61740 real estate data, the median home value of $111,700 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 61740. Rentals in 61740 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,514 93%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 92 6%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 265 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 232 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 157 22%
 Households Vacant 66 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 18 14%
 2 Bedroom 69 53%
 3+ Bedroom 40 31%
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 $57,847 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61740 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 61740 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 480 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 340 25%
 No Earnings 516 39%
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 480 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 340 25%
 No Earnings 516 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 640 92.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 3.5%
 Worked at Home 27 3.9%
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 75 6.4%
 High School Graduate 748 63.3%
 Associate's degree 135 11.4%
 Bachelor's degree 154 13.0%
 Master's degree 58 4.9%
 Professional school degree 1 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 289 91.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 2.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 61740

ZIP Code 61740 is in the following school districts: Flanagan-Cornell District 74 School District and Private. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 61740.

Flanagan Elementary School
202 East Falcon Hwy
Flanagan, IL 61740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Flanagan-Cornell District 74 School District
Flanagan-Cornell High School
202 East Falcon Hwy
Flanagan, IL 61740
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Flanagan-Cornell District 74 School District
Salem4youth
15161 N 400 East Rd
Flanagan, IL 61740
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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