Dakota, IL 61018 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 61018: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dakota, IL 61018

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Stephenson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.405, Longitude -89.549
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 21
  • PO Box Addresses: 115
  • Residential Addresses: 325
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 325

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

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  2. Growth Rates for 61018 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Dakota, IL 61018 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,093
Population in Households 1,093
Population in Familes 961
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $53,654
Average Household Income $62,129
Per Capita Income $24,101


Total Housing Units 465 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 329 (70.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 95 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 41 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $121,341
Average Home Value $162,690


Total Households 424
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 327
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.27% -0.5%
Households -0.06% -0.38%
Families -0.18% -0.43%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   3.12%

Dakota, IL 61018 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61018 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 # 899 35th
Population Density # 876 37th
Diversity Index # 825 40th
Median Household Income # 790 43rd
Per Capita Income # 1105 20th

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