Galena, IL 61036 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 61036: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Galena, IL 61036

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 453
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,567
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 125
  • County: Jo Daviess County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.408, Longitude -90.371
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Galena, IL 61036 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,923
Daytime Population: Workers 4,363
Daytime Population: Residents 3,552
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,915
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.14
Population in Households 6,844
Population in Familes 5,425
Population in Group Qrtrs 79
Population Density2 68
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $59,410
Average Household Income $78,578
Per Capita Income $35,250


Total Housing Units 5,387 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,394 (44.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 703 (13.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,290 (42.5%)
Median Home Value $208,420
Average Home Value $254,261


Total Households 3,097
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 1,998
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.27% 0.3%
Households 0.19% 0.24%
Families 0.03% 0.13%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   2.16%

Galena, IL 61036 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61036 to the other 1,377 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 432 69th
Population Density # 669 51st
Diversity Index # 489 64th
Median Household Income # 483 65th
Per Capita Income # 229 83rd

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