Gays, IL 61928 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Gays, IL

ZIP Code 61928: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gays, IL 61928

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Moultrie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.487, Longitude -88.542
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 61928 has segments in 3 Counties (Coles, Moultrie, Shelby).

  • Businesses Addresses: 8
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 316
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 316

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


Gays, IL 61928 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 718
Population in Households 718
Population in Familes 575
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $53,099
Average Household Income $71,614
Per Capita Income $29,823


Total Housing Units 353 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 226 (64.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 73 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 (15.3%)
Median Home Value $112,500
Average Home Value $171,792


Total Households 299
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 204
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% -0.06%
Households 0.58% 0.07%
Families 0.42% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.03%
Per Capita Income   2.45%

Gays, IL 61928 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61928 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 # 1038 25th
Population Density # 997 28th
Diversity Index # 989 28th
Median Household Income # 812 41st
Per Capita Income # 588 57th

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

Illinois Research Tools

Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Illinois Census Data
Highest or Lowest: