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ZIP Code 60420

Primary City:Dwight, IL (View All Cities)
County: Livingston County
Timezone: Central (2:30pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -88.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60420. 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 60420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60420, 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:
Dwight, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60420 is located in northeast Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 60420 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60420 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,102
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,173
Median Home Value $141,100
Land Area 100.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,968
Median Household Income $60,658

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1381621772001181481401311722012481781447386475642
Female12912517621628834130828334132227919118110287978590
Total267287353416406489448414513523527369325175173144141132

Gender

 Male 2,461 40%
 Female 3,641 60%
Gender

Race

 White 5,320 87.2%
 Black Or African American 617 10.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 30 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 74 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 47 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1516222535732018214453
Renter541057912259433612
Total6926730447937922518065

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,025 52%
 Single Guardian 282 14%
 Singles 548 28%
 Singles With Roommate 113 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,347 68%
 Households with Kids 621 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2834222427373230362736463434353553393826
Female2427252618222430314123344137434038405544
Total5261475045595660676859807571787591799370

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60420 has a slightly less than average 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 60420 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60420 real estate data, the median home value of $141,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60420. Rentals in 60420 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,783 78%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,106 18%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 81 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 132 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 899 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 559 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 510 23%
 Households Vacant 205 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 82 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 48 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 55 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 3%
 1 Bedroom 77 10%
 2 Bedroom 349 47%
 3+ Bedroom 297 40%
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 $60,658 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60420 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. Most commuters in 60420 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 1,688 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,053 19%
 No Earnings 2,882 51%
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 1,688 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,053 19%
 No Earnings 2,882 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,055 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 2%
 Worked at Home 37 2%
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 160 8.8%
 High School Graduate 1,268 69.9%
 Associate's degree 138 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 148 8.2%
 Master's degree 49 2.7%
 Professional school degree 12 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 39 2.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 970 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 49 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60420

ZIP Code 60420 is in the Dwight Common School District 232. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60420.

Dwight Common School
801 South Columbia St
Dwight, IL 60420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dwight Common School District 232
Dwight High School
801 South Franklin St
Dwight, IL 60420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dwight Twp Hsd 230 School District
Dwight Baptist Academy
401 N Clinton St
Dwight, IL 60420
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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