Zip Code 61285 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameThomson
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Carroll
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:1631
Racial Majority: 94.76%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.8%
Median Household Income$47059
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55230
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.5 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range587 - 781 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.97520065, -90.07118225

Zip Code 61285 Description

Zip Code 61285 is located in the state of Illinois in the Davenport - Rock Island - Moline metro area. Zip code 61285 is primarily located in Carroll County. The official US Postal Service name for 61285 is THOMSON, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61285 are contained within or border the city limits of Thomson, IL, . Zip code 61285 is within area code 815 and area code 779. 61285 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61285 is 6.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 11.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61285 decreased to 1631 from 1659 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61285 is while the majority ethnicity attending 61285 public schools is White. 60.2% of students in 61285 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1484 94.76% 1549 -4%
 Black Or African American 18 1.15% 25 -28%
 Hispanic 64 4.09% 33 +94%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 14 0% 14 -100%

Zip Code 61285 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.4%
 Black Or African American 2.2%
 Hispanic 4.3%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 61285 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population16311659
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households703
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47059
Income Under $50K Per Year53.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.20%
61285 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 17Cheri BustosDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$100700
Average Real Estate Sale Price$213150
Current Unemployment Level 6.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
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 61285 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10152738495963615240291738
Avg Max Temp (°F)28344660728185837564473359
Avg Precip (In.)1.361.322.443.474.074.493.544.513.162.682.611.8735.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours