Zip Code 61044 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKent
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stephenson
Secondary County: Jo Daviess
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:232
Racial Majority: 100%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$48647
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57560
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range860 - 929 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.32335400, -89.90310500

Zip Code 61044 Description

Zip Code 61044 is located in the state of Illinois in the Rockford metro area. Zip code 61044 is primarily located in Stephenson County. Portions of 61044 are also located in Jo Daviess County. The official US Postal Service name for 61044 is KENT, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61044 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 61044 is within area code 779 and area code 815. 61044 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61044 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61044 decreased to 232 from 234 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61044 is while the majority ethnicity attending 61044 public schools is . % of students in 61044 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 132 100% 219 -40%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 5 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0% 7 -100%

Zip Code 61044 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 61044 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population232234
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households90
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48647
Income Under $50K Per Year51.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.30%
61044 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 17Cheri BustosDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$130000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$340997
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 54g - Rock River Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 61044 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9142636485761595039281537
Avg Max Temp (°F)26324458707983817362453157
Avg Precip (In.)1.261.382.393.483.884.543.534.373.592.662.681.7335.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Freeport, IL
CBSA Type61044
CBSA Population46088
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours