Zip Code 61243 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDeer Grove
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Whiteside
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:264
Racial Majority:White 99.57%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$53639
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62880
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range643 - 656 ft.
Area28 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.62128500, -89.67798300

Zip Code 61243 Description

Zip Code 61243 is located in the state of Illinois in the Davenport - Rock Island - Moline metro area. Zip code 61243 is primarily located in Whiteside County. The official US Postal Service name for 61243 is DEER GROVE, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61243 are contained within or border the city limits of Deer Grove, IL, . Zip code 61243 is within area code 779 and area code 815. 61243 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61243 is 5.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% 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 61243 increased to 264 from 244 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61243 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61243 public schools is . % of students in 61243 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 233 99.57% 240 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 1 0.43% 12 -92%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0% 8 -100%

Zip Code 61243 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 61243 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population264244
Male Population47.30%
Female Population52.70%
Total Households93
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53639
Income Under $50K Per Year44.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.70%
61243 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 17Cheri BustosDemocrat
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$171031
Average Real Estate Sale Price$174886
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
Deer Grove, IL
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54d - Sand Area
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 61243 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11172839505963615341291739
Avg Max Temp (°F)28344660728184827563473359
Avg Precip (In.)1.391.392.633.554.254.473.714.43.342.752.662.0536.58
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Sterling, IL
CBSA Type61243
CBSA Population59369
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours