Zip Code 61250 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameErie
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Whiteside
Secondary County: Henry
Area Code309
Current Population:2737
Racial Majority:White 87.41%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$55914
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60260
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range587 - 709 ft.
Area79 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.65854000, -90.09935300

Zip Code 61250 Description

Zip Code 61250 is located in the state of Illinois in the Davenport - Rock Island - Moline metro area. Zip code 61250 is primarily located in Whiteside County. Portions of 61250 are also located in Henry County. The official US Postal Service name for 61250 is ERIE, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61250 are contained within or border the city limits of Erie, IL, . Zip code 61250 is within area code 309, area code 815 and area code 779. 61250 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61250 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 61250 decreased to 2737 from 2807 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61250 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61250 public schools is White. 33.5% of students in 61250 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2250 87.41% 2648 -15%
 Black Or African American 73 2.84% 5 +1360%
 Hispanic 73 2.84% 40 +83%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.47% 3 +300%
 Asian 40 1.55% 9 +344%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 30 4.9% 30 +320%

Zip Code 61250 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.6%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 2.3%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 61250 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population27372807
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households1084
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55914
Income Under $50K Per Year42.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.90%
61250 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 17Cheri BustosDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$156500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$129750
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 72d - Upper Mississippi Alluvial Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 61250 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11172839506064625341301839
Avg Max Temp (°F)29344761738285837664473459
Avg Precip (In.)1.411.392.573.544.164.53.754.53.122.732.642.0336.34
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Sterling, IL
CBSA Type61250
CBSA Population59369
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours