Zip Code 61065 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePoplar Grove
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Boone
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:11156
Racial Majority:White 84.51%
Public School Racial Majority:White 72.3%
Unemployment Rate:23.5%
Median Household Income$72629
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60000
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time42 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range814 - 961 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.36056900, -88.83963776

Zip Code 61065 Description

Zip Code 61065 is located in the state of Illinois in the Rockford metro area. Zip code 61065 is primarily located in Boone County. The official US Postal Service name for 61065 is POPLAR GROVE, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61065 are contained within or border the city limits of Poplar Grove, IL, Timberlane, IL, and Caledonia, IL. Zip code 61065 is within area code 779 and area code 815. 61065 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61065 is 23.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 16.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61065 increased to 11156 from 7161 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61065 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61065 public schools is White. 46.2% of students in 61065 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9305 84.51% 8976 +4%
 Black Or African American 508 4.61% 266 +91%
 Hispanic 897 8.15% 1601 -44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 10 -100%
 Asian 178 1.62% 114 +56%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 15 0% 15 -100%
 Two Or More Races 168 1.12% 168 -27%

Zip Code 61065 Race/Ethnicity

 White 72.3%
 Black Or African American 1.9%
 Hispanic 20.7%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 61065 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population111567161
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households3570
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72629
Income Under $50K Per Year26.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.30%
61065 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$186271
Average Real Estate Sale Price$91080
Current Unemployment Level 23.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 53a - Rock River Drift Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 61065 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10152636475762605139281637
Avg Max Temp (°F)27324458718084817462453258
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rockford, IL
CBSA Type61065
CBSA Population359336
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours