Prophetstown, IL 61277 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Leon Corners, IL | Portland, IL | Prophetstown, IL
Advertisement

ZIP Code 61277: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Prophetstown, IL 61277

Not Acceptable, USPS
Brookhaven, IL 61277
Leon Corners, IL 61277
Portland, IL 61277
Portland Corners, IL 61277
Wethersfield, IL 61277

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Whiteside County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.658, Longitude -89.92
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 61277 has segments in 2 Counties (Henry, Whiteside).

  • Businesses Addresses: 105
  • PO Box Addresses: 41
  • Residential Addresses: 1,335
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 33
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,302

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: April 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. 61277 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 61277 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Illinois Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Illinois Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Popular Places Near ZIP Code 61277

Use HTL Address Research for a Illinois Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.



Advertisement

Prophetstown, IL 61277 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Prophetstown, IL 61277 Housing Affordability Index is 212
State of Illinois Housing Affordability Index is 119
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Prophetstown, IL 61277 Wealth Index is 70
State of Illinois Wealth Index is 105
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for Neighborhoods, Cities, Counties, and ZIP Codes.

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Illinois COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.

POPULATION

Total Population 3,171 (100%)
Population in Households 3,012 (95.0%)
Population in Families 2,421 (76.3%)
Population in Group Quarters1 159 ( 5.0%)
Population Density 23
Diversity Index2 10
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $53,429
Average Household Income $66,042
Per Capita Income $27,120
Wealth Index4 70

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,494 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,004 (67.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 295 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 195 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $118,069
Housing Affordability Index3 212
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,299
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 860
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.64% -0.72%
Households -0.49% -0.62%
Families -0.68% -0.76%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   3.26%

Prophetstown, IL 61277 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61277 to the other 1,383 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 569 59th
Population Density # 1011 27th
Diversity Index # 847 39th
Median Household Income # 923 33rd
Per Capita Income # 919 34th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.


Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Illinois July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:

Advertisement