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ZIP Code 60424

Primary City:Gardner, IL (View All Cities)
County: Grundy County
Timezone: Central (8:20am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -88.3
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60424

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60424. 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 60424. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60424, 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:
Gardner, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60424 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60424 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 60424 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 parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60424 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,440
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,017
Median Home Value $135,100
Land Area 51.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 939
Median Household Income $57,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male90989391817771838992907873604520612
Female818574837484578185968482635245202223
Total17118316717415516112816417418817416013611290402835

Gender

 Male 1,249 51%
 Female 1,191 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,309 94.6%
 Black Or African American 17 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 43 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 62 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11811241681571024525
Renter165257412519106
Total271331812091821215531

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 502 53%
 Single Guardian 173 18%
 Singles 219 23%
 Singles With Roommate 45 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 610 65%
 Households with Kids 329 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1816241823242013182516201319252018111719
Female201981415172313171514151416121711212210
Total3835323238414326354030352735373729323929

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60424 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60424 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 60424 real estate data, the median home value of $135,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60424 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60424 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60424 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,440 100%
 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 435 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 278 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 226 22%
 Households Vacant 78 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 14 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 47 27%
 2 Bedroom 42 24%
 3+ Bedroom 87 49%
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 $57,417 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60424 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. However, that is not the case in 60424. 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 605 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 30%
 No Earnings 668 37%
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 605 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 30%
 No Earnings 668 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 840 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 4%
 Worked at Home 65 7%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 91 11.4%
 High School Graduate 614 76.9%
 Associate's degree 45 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 41 5.1%
 Master's degree 4 0.5%
 Professional school degree 3 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 425 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 42 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60424

ZIP Code 60424 is in the Gardner Ccsd 72c School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60424.

Gardner Elementary School
598 North Elm St
Gardner, IL 60424
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gardner Ccsd 72c School District
Gardner-South Wilmington Twp High School
500 East Main St
Gardner, IL 60424
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gardner S Wilmington Twp Hsd 73 School District

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