Lewistown, IL 61542 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 61542: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lewistown, IL 61542

Not Acceptable, USPS
Little America, IL 61542

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 141
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,507
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 121
  • County: Fulton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.406, Longitude -90.034
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lewistown, IL 61542 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,724
Daytime Population: Workers 1,201
Daytime Population: Residents 1,924
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,125
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 3,588
Population in Familes 2,858
Population in Group Qrtrs 136
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $43,663
Average Household Income $58,767
Per Capita Income $25,082


Total Housing Units 1,867 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,113 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 452 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 302 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $89,588
Average Home Value $125,427


Total Households 1,565
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 1,012
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 -0.68% -0.77%
Households -0.76% -0.83%
Families -0.92% -0.95%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   3.12%

Lewistown, IL 61542 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61542 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 # 537 61st
Population Density # 875 36th
Diversity Index # 1020 26th
Median Household Income # 1128 18th
Per Capita Income # 948 31st

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