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ZIP Code 60112

Primary City:Cortland, IL (View All Cities)
County: De Kalb County
Timezone: Central (4:37am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.93, -88.69
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60112

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60112. 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 60112. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60112, 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:
Cortland, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60112 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60112 is located in north 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 60112 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60112 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,560
Population Density 1,232 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,651
Median Home Value $152,600
Land Area 3.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,536
Median Household Income $70,737

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2642111691591142292331921771421078668511026165
Female21922716517915323924418815214613075703729181713
Total4834383343382674684773803292882371611388839443318

Gender

 Male 2,259 50%
 Female 2,301 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,902 85.6%
 Black Or African American 235 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.5%
 Asian 78 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 213 4.7%
 Two Or More Races 110 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3536132325114968419
Renter30116674230671
Total65477390293179744810

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 881 57%
 Single Guardian 310 20%
 Singles 236 15%
 Singles With Roommate 109 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 774 50%
 Households with Kids 762 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5462495352473536414029343630292840243818
Female4644425142593351422836313931363833393325
Total10010691104941066887836865657561656673637143

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60112 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60112 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 60112 real estate data, the median home value of $152,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60112 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60112 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60112 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,560 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,088 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 149 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 299 18%
 Households Vacant 115 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 49 43%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 6%
 2 Bedroom 93 36%
 3+ Bedroom 147 58%
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 $70,737 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60112 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. 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 60112. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,469 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,072 33%
 No Earnings 735 22%
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 1,469 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,072 33%
 No Earnings 735 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,996 91.6%
 Public transportation 17 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 1.7%
 Worked at Home 128 5.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 89 7%
 High School Graduate 720 58%
 Associate's degree 145 12%
 Bachelor's degree 238 19%
 Master's degree 47 4%
 Professional school degree 11 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 985 75.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 128 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 190 14.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60112

ZIP Code 60112 is in the Dekalb Community Unit School District 428. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60112.

Cortland Elementary School
370 East Lexington Ave
Cortland, IL 60112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb Community Unit School District 428

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