Zip Code 61840 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDewey
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Champaign
Area Code217 / 447
Current Population:709
Racial Majority: 98.35%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$63127
Average Adjusted Gross Income$93150
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range712 - 735 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.30385700, -88.29283600

Zip Code 61840 Description

Zip Code 61840 is located in the state of Illinois in the Champaign - Springfield metro area. Zip code 61840 is primarily located in Champaign County. The official US Postal Service name for 61840 is DEWEY, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61840 are contained within or border the city limits of Lake of the Woods, IL, . The area code for zip code 61840 is 217. 61840 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61840 is 3.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 61840 is while the majority ethnicity attending 61840 public schools is . % of students in 61840 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 832 98.35% 692 +20%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 5 -100%
 Hispanic 14 1.65% 5 +180%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -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 4 0% 4 -100%

Zip Code 61840 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 61840 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population709709
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households273
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$63127
Income Under $50K Per Year30.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year50.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.80%
61840 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 15John ShimkusRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$189400
Average Real Estate Sale Price$200667
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 61840 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)14193039506064615342312140
Avg Max Temp (°F)32385063748487857966503762
Avg Precip (In.)1.761.753.043.574.193.984.244.052.972.83.162.6538.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Champaign-Urbana, IL
CBSA Type61840
CBSA Population226238
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours