Zip Code 61039 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGerman Valley
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stephenson
Secondary County: Ogle
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:802
Racial Majority:White 98.89%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$55902
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64820
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time30 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range771 - 889 ft.
Area28 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.21021600, -89.46454400

Zip Code 61039 Description

Zip Code 61039 is located in the state of Illinois in the Rockford metro area. Zip code 61039 is primarily located in Stephenson County. Portions of 61039 are also located in Ogle County. The official US Postal Service name for 61039 is GERMAN VALLEY, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61039 are contained within or border the city limits of German Valley, IL, . Zip code 61039 is within area code 815 and area code 779. 61039 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61039 is 5.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61039 decreased to 802 from 872 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61039 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61039 public schools is . % of students in 61039 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 888 98.89% 776 +14%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 4 0.45% 16 -75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 6 0.67% 2 +200%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 6 0% 6 -100%

Zip Code 61039 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 61039 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population802872
Male Population52.50%
Female Population47.50%
Total Households313
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55902
Income Under $50K Per Year44.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.20%
61039 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 17Cheri BustosDemocrat
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$114667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$215000
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54g - Rock River Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 61039 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9152637485762595139281637
Avg Max Temp (°F)26324458707982807362453257
Avg Precip (In.)1.331.332.273.423.934.483.734.243.512.592.651.8135.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Freeport, IL
CBSA Type61039
CBSA Population46088
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours