ZIP Code 61720 - Anchor Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameAnchor
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: McLean
Area Code309
Current Population:236
Racial Majority:White 97.77%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$58935
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57840
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time32.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range771 - 843 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.52761700, -88.51068600

Map of ZIP Code 61720 Border

Zip Code 61720 Description

Zip Code 61720 is located in the state of Illinois in the Peoria - Bloomington metro area. Zip code 61720 is primarily located in McLean County. The official US Postal Service name for 61720 is ANCHOR, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61720 are contained within or border the city limits of Anchor, IL, . Zip code 61720 is within area code 309 and area code 217. 61720 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61720 is 3.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61720 decreased to 236 from 366 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61720 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61720 public schools is . % of students in 61720 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 175 97.77% 229 -24%
 Black Or African American 2 1.12% 2 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 1.12% 1 +100%

Zip Code 61720 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 61720 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population236366
Male Population52.50%
Female Population47.50%
Total Households100
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$58935
Income Under $50K Per Year41.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.80%
61720 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 18Darin LaHoodRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$244000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$21000
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54a - Illinois/Indiana Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 61720 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15203040516064625443322141
Avg Max Temp (°F)31374962748386847866503761
Avg Precip (In.)1.691.622.943.464.0743.893.643.012.72.982.5436.55
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bloomington-Normal, IL
CBSA Type61720
CBSA Population169259
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours