Ashton, IL 61006 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 61006: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ashton, IL 61006

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.848, Longitude -89.202
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 61006 has segments in 2 Counties (Lee, Ogle).

  • Businesses Addresses: 51
  • PO Box Addresses: 307
  • Residential Addresses: 384
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 24
    • Single Family Addresses: 360

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Ashton, IL 61006 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,652
Population in Households 1,639
Population in Familes 1,353
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $54,380
Average Household Income $68,213
Per Capita Income $27,003


Total Housing Units 718 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 492 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 160 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $131,298
Average Home Value $160,163


Total Households 652
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 449
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 -0.43% -0.61%
Households -0.22% -0.5%
Families -0.4% -0.63%
Median Household Income   3.14%
Per Capita Income   3.46%

Ashton, IL 61006 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61006 to the other 1,378 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 749 46th
Population Density # 986 28th
Diversity Index # 630 54th
Median Household Income # 758 45th
Per Capita Income # 821 40th

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