Zip Code 61953 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTuscola
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Douglas
Area Code217 / 447
Current Population:6216
Racial Majority: 91.87%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$50531
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60490
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range627 - 699 ft.
Area123 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.79865200, -88.29112300

Zip Code 61953 Description

Zip Code 61953 is located in the state of Illinois in the Champaign - Springfield metro area. Zip code 61953 is primarily located in Douglas County. The official US Postal Service name for 61953 is TUSCOLA, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61953 are contained within or border the city limits of Tuscola, IL, . The area code for zip code 61953 is 217. 61953 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61953 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% 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 61953 decreased to 6216 from 6285 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61953 is while the majority ethnicity attending 61953 public schools is White. 36.6% of students in 61953 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5704 91.87% 5946 -4%
 Black Or African American 49 0.79% 23 +113%
 Hispanic 268 4.32% 147 +82%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1% 6 +0%
 Asian 146 2.35% 30 +387%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 64 0.58% 64 -44%

Zip Code 61953 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.8%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 61953 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population62166285
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households2573
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50531
Income Under $50K Per Year49.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.90%
61953 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 15John ShimkusRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$101606
Average Real Estate Sale Price$102726
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
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 61953 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18223242536265635645342443
Avg Max Temp (°F)34405265768588868068523964
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours