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ZIP Code 60401

Primary City:Beecher, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (7:55pm)
Coordinates:41.34, -87.62
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60401. 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 60401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60401, 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:
Beecher, IL
Unacceptable:
Eagle Lake, Goodenow, Sollitt

Stats and Demographics for the 60401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60401 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 60401 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60401 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,797
Population Density 137 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,203
Median Home Value $187,200
Land Area 56.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,005
Median Household Income $64,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1932312762831941642081992393293282912381831501219055
Female190238273270154168202218301314337288253216175159119150
Total383469549553348332410417540643665579491399325280209205

Gender

 Male 3,772 48%
 Female 4,025 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,333 94.0%
 Black Or African American 159 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 20 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 159 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 105 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2722538465156242928387
Renter117287794625298
Total3829747173060845431295

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,753 58%
 Single Guardian 407 14%
 Singles 722 24%
 Singles With Roommate 123 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,073 69%
 Households with Kids 932 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3335394551563843435047675953586767523950
Female3441394146503746594665485460625564424729
Total6776788697106758910296112115113113120122131948679

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60401 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 60401 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 60401 real estate data, the median home value of $187,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60401 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60401 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,687 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 110 1%
 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 1,682 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 966 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 357 11%
 Households Vacant 198 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 17.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 74 37.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 2.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 38.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 46 9%
 1 Bedroom 84 17%
 2 Bedroom 170 34%
 3+ Bedroom 194 39%
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 $64,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60401 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 60401 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 2,277 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,631 26%
 No Earnings 2,453 39%
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 2,277 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,631 26%
 No Earnings 2,453 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,043 91%
 Public transportation 82 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 2%
 Worked at Home 154 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 117 5%
 High School Graduate 1,826 72%
 Associate's degree 238 9%
 Bachelor's degree 274 11%
 Master's degree 88 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,572 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 84 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 84 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60401

ZIP Code 60401 is in the Beecher Community Unit School District 200u. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60401.

Beecher Elementary School
629 Penfield St
Beecher, IL 60401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beecher Community Unit School District 200u
Beecher Junior High School
101 East Church Rd
Beecher, IL 60401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Beecher Community Unit School District 200u
Beecher High School
538 Miller St
Beecher, IL 60401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Beecher Community Unit School District 200u
Zion Lutheran School
540 Oak Park Ave
Beecher, IL 60401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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