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ZIP Code 60096

Primary City:Winthrop Harbor, IL (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Central (4:28pm)
Coordinates:42.48, -87.83
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60096

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60096. 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 60096. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60096, 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:
Winthrop Harbor, IL
Acceptable:
Winthrop Hbr

Stats and Demographics for the 60096 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60096 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 60096 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 large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60096 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,897
Population Density 1,437 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,755
Median Home Value $192,200
Land Area 4.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,639
Median Household Income $73,304

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
Male189180228249207179190197220313338267258163100702821
Female170197264233174175186196263317349304225158107695756
Total3593774924823813543763934836306875714833212071398577

Gender

 Male 3,397 49%
 Female 3,500 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,263 90.8%
 Black Or African American 110 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.4%
 Asian 159 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 142 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 196 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1517334362653030214847
Renter39107107103682056
Total5428045072959832215353

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,560 59%
 Single Guardian 411 16%
 Singles 545 21%
 Singles With Roommate 123 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,780 67%
 Households with Kids 859 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4232414339342941374541464056555553483845
Female3441353232304347456550485150533957503437
Total76737675716472888211091949110610894110987282

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60096 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60096 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 60096 real estate data, the median home value of $192,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 60096 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60096 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,886 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,645 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 539 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 455 17%
 Households Vacant 116 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 44 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 35 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 5%
 2 Bedroom 238 52%
 3+ Bedroom 198 43%
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 $73,304 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 60096 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,473 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,573 27%
 No Earnings 1,694 30%
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 2,473 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,573 27%
 No Earnings 1,694 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,309 93.5%
 Public transportation 28 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 70 2.0%
 Worked at Home 114 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 304 13.3%
 High School Graduate 1,389 60.8%
 Associate's degree 195 8.5%
 Bachelor's degree 263 11.5%
 Master's degree 72 3.2%
 Professional school degree 50 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,189 85.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 99 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 102 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60096

ZIP Code 60096 is in the Winthrop Harbor School District 1. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60096.

North Prairie Jr High School
500 North Ave
Winthrop Harbor, IL 60096
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Winthrop Harbor School District 1
Westfield School
2309 9th St
Winthrop Harbor, IL 60096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Winthrop Harbor School District 1

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