Zip Code 61251 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFenton
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Whiteside
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:347
Racial Majority:White 97.08%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$60859
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63190
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time40.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range600 - 699 ft.
Area19 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.72882600, -90.07282600

Zip Code 61251 Description

Zip Code 61251 is located in the state of Illinois in the Davenport - Rock Island - Moline metro area. Zip code 61251 is primarily located in Whiteside County. The official US Postal Service name for 61251 is FENTON, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61251 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 61251 is within area code 309, area code 815 and area code 779. 61251 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61251 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 61251 increased to 347 from 317 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61251 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61251 public schools is . % of students in 61251 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 299 97.08% 339 -12%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 3 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 9 2.92% 2 +350%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0% 2 -100%

Zip Code 61251 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 61251 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population347317
Male Population51.60%
Female Population48.40%
Total Households137
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$60859
Income Under $50K Per Year37.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.90%
61251 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 17Cheri BustosDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$252500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$93537
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
61250 - Erie
61252 - Fulton
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2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54g - Rock River Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 61251 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11162738495963615240291738
Avg Max Temp (°F)28344760728185837564473359
Avg Precip (In.)1.431.432.633.584.244.543.694.63.012.752.712.0536.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Sterling, IL
CBSA Type61251
CBSA Population59369
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours