Colfax, IL 61728 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 61728: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Colfax, IL 61728

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 40
  • Single Family Addresses: 481
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: McLean County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.567, Longitude -88.613
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 61728 has segments in 2 Counties (Livingston, McLean).

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Colfax, IL 61728 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,577
Population in Households 1,540
Population in Familes 1,294
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density1 20
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 606
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 432
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 680 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 483 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 123 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $95,466
Average Home Value $117,650


Median Household Income $57,273
Average Household Income $68,345
Per Capita Income $27,127
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.11% 1.02%
Households 1.07% 1.03%
Families 0.92% 0.95%
Median Household Income   -0.37%
Per Capita Income   1.15%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Colfax, IL 61728 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61728 to the other 1,378 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 780 43rd
Population Density1 # 1091 21st
Diversity Index2 # 955 31st
Median Household Income # 505 63rd
Per Capita Income # 637 54th

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