ZIP Code 61741 - Forrest Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameForrest
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Livingston
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:1746
Racial Majority: 96.67%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$54153
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58830
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time25.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range650 - 735 ft.
Area54 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.75826100, -88.40313800

Map of ZIP Code 61741 Border

Zip Code 61741 Description

Zip Code 61741 is located in the state of Illinois in the Peoria - Bloomington metro area. Zip code 61741 is primarily located in Livingston County. The official US Postal Service name for 61741 is FORREST, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61741 are contained within or border the city limits of Forrest, IL, . Zip code 61741 is within area code 779 and area code 815. 61741 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61741 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61741 decreased to 1746 from 1827 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61741 is while the majority ethnicity attending 61741 public schools is White. 44.5% of students in 61741 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1686 96.67% 1640 +3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 6 -100%
 Hispanic 46 2.64% 92 -50%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.46% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.23% 5 -20%

Zip Code 61741 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.2%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 3.5%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 5.7%

Zip Code 61741 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population17461827
Male Population50.60%
Female Population49.40%
Total Households638
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$54153
Income Under $50K Per Year44.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
61741 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$215000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$89428
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
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 61741 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)14192939506063615342312040
Avg Max Temp (°F)31374962748386847866493661
Avg Precip (In.)1.711.632.873.454.033.993.993.623.052.683.012.5236.55
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pontiac, IL
CBSA Type61741
CBSA Population37748
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours