Official Zip Code NamePotomac
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code217 / 447
Current Population:1391
Racial Majority:White 96.61%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.57%
Median Household Income$48519
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49130
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Vermilion
Elevation Range659 - 745 ft.
Area68 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.32117081, -87.84435272

Zip Code 61865 Description

Zip Code 61865 is located in the state of Illinois in the Champaign - Springfield metro area. Zip code 61865 is primarily located in Vermilion County. The official US Postal Service name for 61865 is POTOMAC, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61865 are contained within or border the city limits of Potomac, IL, . The area code for zip code 61865 is 217. 61865 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61865 is 6.57% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61865 increased to 1391 from 1331 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61865 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61865 public schools is White. 44.2% of students in 61865 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1340 96.61% 1353 -1%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 12 -100%
 Hispanic 21 1.51% 13 +62%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.07% 1 +0%
 Asian 8 0.58% 3 +167%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.23% 9 +89%

Zip Code 61865 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.8%
 Black Or African American 2.7%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 5.4%

Zip Code 61865 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population13911331
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households544
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
44.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$48519
Income Under $50K Per Year51.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictIllinois 15
RepresentativeJohn Shimkus
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$112286
Average Real Estate Sale Price$45900
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)6.57%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.47%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.99%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54a - Illinois/Indiana Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 61865 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16213140516064625443332241
Avg Max Temp (°F)33385063748386847866503762
Avg Precip (In.)1.841.833.023.664.274.24.293.912.982.893.242.6938.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Danville, IL
CBSA Type61865
CBSA Population80540
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours