Lena, IL 61048 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 61048: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lena, IL 61048

Not Acceptable, USPS
Waddams Grove, IL 61048

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 131
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,503
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 105
  • County: Stephenson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.384, Longitude -89.822
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 61048 has segments in 2 Counties (Jo Daviess, Stephenson).

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Lena, IL 61048 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,273
Daytime Population: Workers 1,350
Daytime Population: Residents 2,139
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,489
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 4,238
Population in Familes 3,562
Population in Group Qrtrs 35
Population Density2 51
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $50,986
Average Household Income $62,230
Per Capita Income $25,283


Total Housing Units 1,877 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,343 (71.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 387 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 147 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $130,111
Average Home Value $148,902


Total Households 1,730
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 1,202
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 -0.21% -0.55%
Households -0.11% -0.5%
Families -0.25% -0.61%
Median Household Income   1.23%
Per Capita Income   2.94%

Lena, IL 61048 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61048 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 # 516 63rd
Population Density # 729 47th
Diversity Index # 1003 27th
Median Household Income # 862 37th
Per Capita Income # 924 33rd

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