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ZIP Code 62561

Zip code area 62561 in Riverton, Sangamon County, IL

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      Counties: 
    Sangamon County
      Cities: 
    Riverton
      County FIPS: 
    17167
      Area total: 
    23.219 sq mi
      Area land: 
    23.176 sq mi
      Area water: 
    0.043 sq mi
      Elevation: 
    725 feet
  •   Latitude: 
    39,8565
      Longitude: 
    -89,5381
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Springfield IL
      Timezone: 
    Central Standard Time Zone (CST), UTC-6:00; Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC-5:00
      Coordinates: 
    39.86626, -89.50866
      GMAP: 

    Illinois 62561, USA

  •   Population: 
    5,212 individuals
      Population density: 
    3,351.35 people per square miles
      Households: 
    67
      Unemployment rate: 
    3.6%
      Household income: 
    $65,617 average annual income
      Housing units: 
    2,360 residential housing units
      Health insurance: 
    9.1% of residents who report not having health insurance
      Veterans: 
    0.5% of residents who are veterans

The ZIP 62561 is a Midwest ZIP code and located in the preferred city/town Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois with a population estimated today at about 4.747 peoples. The preferred city may be different from the city where the zip code 62561 is located. Riverton is usually the name of the main post office. When sending a package or mail, always indicate your preferred or accepted cities. Using any city from the list of invalid cities may result in delays.

Riverton is the primary city, acceptable cities are Spaulding.

  • Living in the postal code area 62561 of Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois 44.9% of population who are male and 55.1% who are female.

    The median age for all people, for males & for females based on 2020 Census data. Median is the middle value, when all possible values are listed in order. Median is not the same as Average (or Mean).

  • Household income staggered according to certain income ranges.

    The median commute time of resident workers require for a one-way commute to work in minutes.

    The distribution of different age groups in the population of the zip code area of Riverton, Sangamon County 62561.

    The percentage distribution of the population by race.

    Estimated residential value of individual residential buildings as a percentage.

    The age of the building does not always say something about the structural condition of the residential buildings.

    The percentage of education level of the population.

Sangamon County

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      County: 
    Sangamon County
      Zips: 
    62715
    62761
    62763
    62777
    62786
    62794
    62705
    62723
    62762
    62791
    62708
    62766
    62689
    62764
    62704
    62756
    62706
    62625
    62536
    62515
    62545
    62520
    62661
    62769
    62539
    62693
    62530
    62781
    62677
    62684
    62670
    62558
    62561
    62615
    62563
    62712
    62707
    62629
    62701
    62711
    62702
    62703
    62704
      Coordinates: 
    39.75817417768929, -89.65891001043491
      Area total: 
    877.01 sq. mi., 2271.45 sq. km, 561287.68 acres
      Area land: 
    868.27 sq. mi., 2248.80 sq. km, 555691.52 acres
      Area water: 
    8.74 sq. mi., 22.65 sq. km, 5596.16 acres
      Established: 
    1821
      Capital seat: 

    Springfield
    Address: 200 S 9Th St
    County Courthouse
    Springfield, IL 62701-1629
    Governing Body: Board of Commissioners with 29 board size
    Governing Authority: Dillon's Rule

  • Sangamon County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
    196,343; Population change: -0.57% (2010 - 2020)
      Population density: 
    226 persons per square mile
      Household income: 
    $48,532
      Households: 
    101,911
      Unemployment rate: 
    8.20% per 96,869 county labor force
  •   Sales taxes: 
    7.75%
      Income taxes: 
    3.00%
      GDP: 
    $10.70 B, gross domestic product (GDP)
  • Sangamon County's population of Illinois of 157,775 residents in 1930 has increased 1,63-fold to 257,400 residents after 90 years, according to the official 2020 census. U.S. Bureau of the Census beginning in 1900. Data for 1870-1890 are on a de facto or unspecified basis; data for 1900 and later years are resident totals.

    Approximately 52.20% female residents and 47.80% male residents live in as of 2020, 54.64% in Sangamon County, Illinois are married and the remaining 45.36% are single population.

    As of 2020, 54.64% in Sangamon County, Illinois are married and the remaining 45.36% are single population.

  •   Housing units: 
    92,982 residential units of which 90.77% share occupied residential units.

    21.1 minutes is the average time that residents in Sangamon County require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    82.87% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 10.71% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 1.56% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 2.70% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Sangamon County, Illinois 64.61% are owner-occupied homes, another 26.63% are rented apartments, and the remaining 8.76% are vacant.

  • The 55.34% of the population in Sangamon County, Illinois who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

    Since the 1860s, the two main parties have been the Republican Party (here in 2022 = 47.030%) and the Democratic Party (here in 2022 = 51.390%) of those eligible to vote in Sangamon County, Illinois.

Riverton

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      County: 
    Sangamon County
      City: 
    Riverton
      County FIPS: 
    17167
      Coordinates: 
    39°50′54″N 89°32′25″W
      Area total: 
    3.14 sq mi (8.14 km²)
      Area land: 
    3.12 sq mi (8.08 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.02 sq mi (0.06 km²)
      Elevation: 
    583 ft (178 m)
  •   Latitude: 
    39,8565
      Longitude: 
    -89,5381
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Springfield, IL
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    62561
      GMAP: 

    Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
    3,532
      Population density: 
    1,131.69 residents per square mile of area (436.97/km²)
      Household income: 
    $52,723
      Households: 
    1,218
      Unemployment rate: 
    8.20%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.25%
      Income taxes: 
    3.00%

Riverton is a village in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States. The population was 3,455 at the 2010 census, up from 3,062 in 2000. It is part of the Springfield, Illinois Metropolitan Statistical Area. Jesse James spent a night in Riverton while en route to a bank heist in Minnesota. Al Capone also reportedly used Riverton as one of his hideouts. Riverton is located at 39°5054N 89°3225W (39.848305, -89.540166). According to the 2010 Census, Riverton has a total area of 2.216 square miles (5.74 km²), of which 2.18 square miles of it is land and 0.036 square mile (0.09 km²) (or 1.62%) is water. The town has a higher immigrant population than other small towns in the Springfield area due to the coal mining industry. There is still a lot of Italian-American influence in the town. It was named after Judy's Ferry for the ferry crossing the Sangamon River there, then Jamestown, after politician James Shields, the village was successful for about a decade, producing lumber for a planned railroad. In the 1870s, Howlett was rechristened as Riverton after a state requirement was passed preventing communities from being named after people. The village is home to NASCAR driver Justin Allgaier and DJ Mike Tisdale, both of whom were born in the area.

History

Riverton is the primary city name, but also Spaulding are acceptable city names or spellings. Riverton was founded by John Taylor in 1837. Originally named Judy's Ferry for the ferry crossing the Sangamon River there, then Jamestown, after politician James Shields. In 1876, train robber Jesse James spent a night in Riverton while en route to a bank heist in Minnesota. Al Capone also reportedly used Riverton as one of his hideouts. Riverton historically had a higher immigrant population than other small towns in the Springfield area due to the coal mining industry. There is still a lot of Italian-American influence in the town. The town is located on the banks of the Illinois River, which runs through the center of Springfield. It is located in the heart of the Springfield suburb of Springfield, which is home to the University of Illinois at Springfield and Springfield Medical Center. It was also the birthplace of President Abraham Lincoln, who was born in Springfield and died in Springfield, Illinois in 1913. It has a population of about 2,000 people, making it one of the largest U.S. cities outside of New York City. The city is located near the town of Springfield and the city of Carbondale, Illinois, which lies in the eastern part of the state and is on the Illinois Turnpike. The population of Riverton is about 3,000. It also has a small percentage of people who live in the neighboring town of St. Louis, where it is located and the population of Springfield is about 1,500. The village was once known as "Jamestown" before being renamed Howlett.

Geography

Riverton is located at 39°5054N 89°3225W (39.848305, -89.540166).According to the 2010 census, Riverton has a total area of 2.216 square miles (5.74 km²), of which 2.18 square miles is land and 0.036 sq miles (0.09 km²) is water. The town has a population of 1,788. Riverton is the largest town in the state of Utah. The city's population was 1,856 in the 2010 Census. The population of Riverton was 1.788 in the census-designated area (CDA) of 2010. The CDA has a land mass of 2,764.2 square miles, or 98.38% of which is land. The area has a surface area of 5.65 km², or 1.62% of it is water, or 0.09% of the CDA. It is the only CDA town in Utah with more than 1,000 people living in it. The largest CDA city is Riverton, Utah, with 1,639 people. The most populous CDA is Rivertown, with 2,838 people. It has a CDA of 1.638, or 97% of its CDA, and a land area of 4.4 square miles. It also has a water surface of 0.087 km² (1.62 sq miles) and a water depth of 1% of 1%.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 3,048 people, 1,236 households, and 845 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,497.4 inhabitants per square mile (578.1/km²). There were 1,311 housing units at an average density of 644.1 per squaremile (248.7/ km²) The racial makeup of the village was 98.92% White, 0.10% African American, 0,16% Native American, and 0.72% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.92%. The median income for a household was $45,531, and $49,150 for a family. The per capita income was $20,678. About 6.3% of families and 6.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.7% of those under age 18 and 12.7%) of those age 65 or over. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was2.98. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females,there were 93.0 males. For each 100 females age 18 or over, there are 88.8 males. The village is located on the U.S.-Mexico border. It is located near the border with Mexico. It has a population of 3,000, including 1,000 foreign nationals. The U.N. has a consulate there.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois = 72.9. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 27. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 71. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Riverton = 3.9 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 3,532 individuals with a median age of 36.5 age the population dropped by -4.56% in Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 1,131.69 residents per square mile of area (436.97/km²). There are average 2.39 people per household in the 1,218 households with an average household income of $52,723 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 8.20% of the available work force and has dropped -3.20% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 25.40%. The number of physicians in Riverton per 100,000 population = 350.1.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Riverton = 34.8 inches and the annual snowfall = 22.4 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 112. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 202. 87 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 17.5 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 38, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois which are owned by the occupant = 69.43%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 33 years with median home cost = $109,590 and home appreciation of 3.39%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $18.16 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $2,895 per student. There are 18.5 students for each teacher in the school, 516 students for each Librarian and 774 students for each Counselor. 6.24% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 15.30% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 4.47% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Riverton's population in Sangamon County, Illinois of 1,511 residents in 1900 has increased 2,34-fold to 3,532 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 51.31% female residents and 48.69% male residents live in Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois.

    As of 2020 in Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois are married and the remaining 41.34% are single population.

  • 22.3 minutes is the average time that residents in Riverton require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    90.59% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 6.74% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.18% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 0.67% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois, 69.43% are owner-occupied homes, another 23.83% are rented apartments, and the remaining 6.74% are vacant.

  • The 55.34% of the population in Riverton, Sangamon County, Illinois who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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