Zip Code 61078 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameShannon
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Carroll
Secondary County: Stephenson
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:1374
Racial Majority:White 92.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$55416
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54710
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range840 - 981 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.16695900, -89.73033500

Zip Code 61078 Description

Zip Code 61078 is located in the state of Illinois in the Davenport - Rock Island - Moline metro area. Zip code 61078 is primarily located in Carroll County. Portions of 61078 are also located in Stephenson County. The official US Postal Service name for 61078 is SHANNON, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61078 are contained within or border the city limits of Shannon, IL, . Zip code 61078 is within area code 815 and area code 779. 61078 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61078 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61078 decreased to 1374 from 1430 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61078 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61078 public schools is White. 43.6% of students in 61078 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1231 92.07% 1338 -8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 102 7.63% 20 +410%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.15% 4 -50%
 Asian 2 0.15% 3 -33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0% 8 -100%

Zip Code 61078 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.2%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 1.7%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 61078 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population13741430
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households558
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55416
Income Under $50K Per Year42.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.20%
61078 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 17Cheri BustosDemocrat
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$157929
Average Real Estate Sale Price$502262
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
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 61078 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9142536475761595039271537
Avg Max Temp (°F)27334558708083817462453257
Avg Precip (In.)1.321.362.373.474.044.533.694.343.472.632.671.8335.73
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours