Zip Code 61021 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDixon
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lee
Secondary County: Ogle
Area Code779 / 815
Alternate Zip Code NamesNELSON
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesGRAND DETOUR
Current Population:23745
Racial Majority:White 85.25%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.3%
Median Household Income$50122
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59590
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range656 - 814 ft.
Area152 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.83163100, -89.48310700

Zip Code 61021 Description

Zip Code 61021 is located in the state of Illinois in the Rockford metro area. Zip code 61021 is primarily located in Lee County. Portions of 61021 are also located in Ogle County. The official US Postal Service name for 61021 is DIXON, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61021 are contained within or border the city limits of Dixon, IL, Nelson, IL, . Zip code 61021 is within area code 779 and area code 815. 61021 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61021 is 5.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61021 increased to 23745 from 23360 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61021 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61021 public schools is White. 46.7% of students in 61021 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 19547 85.25% 20208 -3%
 Black Or African American 1425 6.22% 1662 -14%
 Hispanic 1233 5.38% 1328 -7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.12% 37 -24%
 Asian 182 0.79% 214 -15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 103 0.45% 2 +5050%
 Other Race 19 0.09% 19 +5%
 Two Or More Races 275 1.7% 275 +42%

Zip Code 61021 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.8%
 Black Or African American 2.7%
 Hispanic 5.4%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 8.4%

Zip Code 61021 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2374523360
Male Population53.50%
Female Population46.50%
Total Households9087
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50122
Income Under $50K Per Year49.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.20%
61021 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$145606
Average Real Estate Sale Price$107625
Current Unemployment Level 5.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54g - Rock River Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 61021 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10152737495862605140281638
Avg Max Temp (°F)26324558707982817462453257
Avg Precip (In.)1.561.412.533.594.284.833.54.413.322.72.792.0937
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Dixon, IL
CBSA Type61021
CBSA Population35176
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours