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ZIP Code 60120

Primary City:Elgin, IL (View All Cities)
County: Kane County
Timezone: Central (11:20am)
Area code: 224 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.02, -88.25
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60120. 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 60120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60120, 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:
Elgin, IL
Acceptable:
Hoffman Est

Stats and Demographics for the 60120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60120 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 60120 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 large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60120 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 50,955
Population Density 3,072 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,718
Median Home Value $166,200
Land Area 16.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,546
Median Household Income $53,543

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,4322,2051,9991,9571,8962,1172,1892,1441,8991,8101,4981,198938555350247163142
Female2,3152,0022,0391,9031,7211,9922,1601,9711,7541,6101,5561,293986668383295261307
Total4,7474,2074,0383,8603,6174,1094,3494,1153,6533,4203,0542,4911,9241,223733542424449

Gender

 Male 25,739 51%
 Female 25,216 49%
Gender

Race

 White 31,172 61.2%
 Black Or African American 3,511 6.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 721 1.4%
 Asian 2,431 4.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 11,078 21.7%
 Two Or More Races 2,016 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1011,5812,5182,6122,029993500201
Renter4551,5531,3228924461949554
Total5563,1343,8403,5042,4751,187595255

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,201 53%
 Single Guardian 3,270 21%
 Singles 3,187 21%
 Singles With Roommate 888 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,393 54%
 Households with Kids 7,153 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male489503515457441472432396464438401354395411408405382377385356
Female455477453450429424384401364416414404417388401397385376344355
Total944980968907870896816797828854815758812799809802767753729711

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60120 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60120 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60120 real estate data, the median home value of $166,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60120 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60120 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 60120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 50,590 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 172 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 179 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,735 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,800 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,011 30%
 Households Vacant 1,172 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 372 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Sale Only 369 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 344 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 268 6%
 1 Bedroom 989 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,735 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,581 35%
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 $53,543 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60120 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 60120 has very few people that work at home. 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 60120. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16,739 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,977 27%
 No Earnings 10,166 28%
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 16,739 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,977 27%
 No Earnings 10,166 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22,161 94.0%
 Public transportation 497 2.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 533 2.3%
 Worked at Home 386 1.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 4,066 26.6%
 High School Graduate 7,091 46.5%
 Associate's degree 895 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,424 15.9%
 Master's degree 563 3.7%
 Professional school degree 158 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 63 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,384 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 705 5.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,740 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60120

ZIP Code 60120 is in the Kane Roe School District. There are 20 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60120.

Gifford St Regional Safe School Prog
46 South Gifford St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kane Roe School District
Channing Memorial Elementary School
63 South Channing St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District U-46
Coleman Elementary School
1220 Dundee Ave
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District U-46
Garfield Elementary School
420 May St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District U-46
Huff Elementary School
801 Hastings St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District U-46
Lords Park Elementary School
323 Waverly Dr
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District U-46
Mckinley Elementary School
258 Lovell St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District U-46
Sheridan Elementary School
510 Franklin Blvd
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District U-46
Hilltop Elementary School
1855 Rohrson Rd
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District U-46
Central School Program
355 East Chicago St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District U-46
Gifford Street High School
46 South Gifford St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District U-46
Ellis Middle School
225 South Liberty St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: School District U-46
Elgin High School
1200 Maroon Dr
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District U-46
Larsen Middle School
665 Dundee Ave
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: School District U-46
St Joseph Catholic School
274 Division St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Mary School
103 S Gifford St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Johns Lutheran School
109 N Spring St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Elgin Academy
350 Park St
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bethlehem Lutheran Child Dev Center
340 Grand Blvd
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Institute of Islamic Education
1048 Bluff City Blvd
Elgin, IL 60120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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