Zip Code 61261 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLyndon
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Whiteside
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:975
Racial Majority:White 94.53%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$44310
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45590
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range610 - 663 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.72973400, -89.91194700

Zip Code 61261 Description

Zip Code 61261 is located in the state of Illinois in the Davenport - Rock Island - Moline metro area. Zip code 61261 is primarily located in Whiteside County. The official US Postal Service name for 61261 is LYNDON, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61261 are contained within or border the city limits of Lyndon, IL, . Zip code 61261 is within area code 815, area code 779 and area code 309. 61261 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61261 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 61261 increased to 975 from 963 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61261 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61261 public schools is . % of students in 61261 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 967 94.53% 938 +3%
 Black Or African American 18 1.76% 1 +1700%
 Hispanic 15 1.47% 20 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 3 0.29% 1 +200%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 1.96% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 14 0% 14 -100%

Zip Code 61261 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 61261 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population975963
Male Population51.20%
Female Population48.80%
Total Households384
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44310
Income Under $50K Per Year57.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.70%
61261 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 17Cheri BustosDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$100000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$21000
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 54g - Rock River Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 61261 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11162838505963615241291739
Avg Max Temp (°F)29344760728285837664473459
Avg Precip (In.)1.431.432.633.64.264.533.724.553.062.762.742.0636.77
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Sterling, IL
CBSA Type61261
CBSA Population59369
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours