Gays, IL 61928 ZIP Code Profile

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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: 324
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 324

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Gays, IL 61928 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 731
Daytime Population: Workers 49
Daytime Population: Residents 408
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 457
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.63
Population in Households 731
Population in Familes 588
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 26
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $53,436
Average Household Income $69,681
Per Capita Income $28,216


Total Housing Units 350 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 225 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 71 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $105,729
Average Home Value $147,444


Total Households 296
Average Household Size 2.47
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 0.94% 0.46%
Households 0.92% 0.47%
Families 0.77% 0.39%
Median Household Income   1.02%
Per Capita Income   3.05%

Gays, IL 61928 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 61928 to the other 1,377 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1033 25th
Population Density # 959 31st
Diversity Index # 965 30th
Median Household Income # 729 47th
Per Capita Income # 635 54th

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