Zip Code 61042 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHarmon
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lee
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:527
Racial Majority:White 93.49%
Unemployment Rate:5.3%
Median Household Income$51962
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60010
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range663 - 705 ft.
Area63 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.68587800, -89.55858800

Zip Code 61042 Description

Zip Code 61042 is located in the state of Illinois in the Rockford metro area. Zip code 61042 is primarily located in Lee County. The official US Postal Service name for 61042 is HARMON, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61042 are contained within or border the city limits of Harmon, IL, . Zip code 61042 is within area code 779 and area code 815. 61042 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61042 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 61042 decreased to 527 from 578 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61042 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61042 public schools is . % of students in 61042 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 431 93.49% 486 -11%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 29 6.29% 28 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.22% 6 -83%

Zip Code 61042 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 61042 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population527578
Male Population54.10%
Female Population45.90%
Total Households198
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51962
Income Under $50K Per Year46.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.00%
61042 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$140000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$196308
Current Unemployment Level 5.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54a - Illinois/Indiana Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 61042 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10162738495963605240291738
Avg Max Temp (°F)27334659718084827563463358
Avg Precip (In.)1.451.42.583.564.254.593.644.353.352.722.712.0636.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Dixon, IL
CBSA Type61042
CBSA Population35176
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours