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ZIP Code 60012

Primary City:Crystal Lake, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Crystal Lake
County: Mchenry County
Timezone: Central (1:58am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.28, -88.31
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60012

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60012. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 60012. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60012, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Crystal Lake, IL
Acceptable:
Bull Valley
Unacceptable:
Prairie Grove, Ridgefield

Stats and Demographics for the 60012 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60012 is located in northeast Illinois and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 60012 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60012 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,120
Population Density 646 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,933
Median Home Value $315,200
Land Area 17.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,766
Median Household Income $109,962

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male239429538545236168165253447587545452352221109896662
Female2554355284842021411762874916325904273441871388973138
Total4948641,0661,0294383093415409381,2191,135879696408247178139200

Gender

 Male 5,503 49%
 Female 5,617 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,561 95.0%
 Black Or African American 68 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.1%
 Asian 297 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 81 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 101 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51676791,19082737715842
Renter7353938341649103
Total122027181,228861393207145

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,817 75%
 Single Guardian 318 8%
 Singles 543 14%
 Singles With Roommate 88 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,187 58%
 Households with Kids 1,579 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male435156528076781059011110598113111150116113947255
Female5348516665768710310410010711295114102128118914540
Total969910711814515216520819421121221020822525224423118511795

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60012 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60012 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 60012 real estate data, the median home value of $315,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60012. Rentals in 60012 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60012 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,100 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 20 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,837 72%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 608 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 321 8%
 Households Vacant 167 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 48 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 82 24%
 1 Bedroom 135 40%
 2 Bedroom 17 5%
 3+ Bedroom 107 31%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $109,962 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60012 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 60012 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 60012 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 60012. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,693 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,477 29%
 No Earnings 2,472 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,693 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,477 29%
 No Earnings 2,472 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,542 81.9%
 Public transportation 351 6.3%
 Taxicab 28 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 1.3%
 Worked at Home 549 9.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60012 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 57 2%
 High School Graduate 1,020 28%
 Associate's degree 209 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,498 42%
 Master's degree 587 16%
 Professional school degree 167 5%
 Doctorate degree 62 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,300 82.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 409 14.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 79 2.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60012

ZIP Code 60012 is in the Chsd 155 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60012.

Prairie Ridge High School
6000 Dvorak Dr
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chsd 155 School District
Children'S Gate Montessori
3419 Walkup Rd
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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