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ZIP Code 60461

Primary City:Olympia Fields, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (8:00am)
Coordinates:41.52, -87.69
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60461. 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 60461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60461, 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:
Olympia Fields, IL
Acceptable:
Olympia Flds

Stats and Demographics for the 60461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60461 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 60461 are primarily black or African American. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 60461 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,836
Population Density 1,740 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,999
Median Home Value $246,200
Land Area 2.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,860
Median Household Income $86,646

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male801041621621068279104117165170189198174113879270
Female901301631581118276104158190208219239175111104104160
Total170234325320217164155208275355378408437349224191196230

Gender

 Male 2,254 47%
 Female 2,582 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,192 24.6%
 Black Or African American 3,393 70.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.1%
 Asian 116 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 40 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 88 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner105618634843432318550
Renter28181915876122
Total1264204367449331261172

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,072 58%
 Single Guardian 267 14%
 Singles 473 25%
 Singles With Roommate 48 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,345 72%
 Households with Kids 515 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1316202313211527281827393642353835302427
Female1022172316232828352732352841373429322630
Total2338374629444355634559746483727264625057

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60461 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60461 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1980s. Looking at 60461 real estate data, the median home value of $246,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60461. Rentals in 60461 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,782 99%
 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 54 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,259 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 333 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 268 13%
 Households Vacant 139 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 47 33.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 4.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 7.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 53.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 13%
 1 Bedroom 111 57%
 2 Bedroom 36 18%
 3+ Bedroom 22 11%
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 $86,646 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60461 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. ZIP code 60461 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 60461 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,495 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 960 23%
 No Earnings 1,691 41%
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 1,495 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 960 23%
 No Earnings 1,691 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,677 78.3%
 Public transportation 409 19.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 0.7%
 Worked at Home 40 1.9%
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 133 8%
 High School Graduate 586 34%
 Associate's degree 178 10%
 Bachelor's degree 481 28%
 Master's degree 186 11%
 Professional school degree 162 9%
 Doctorate degree 17 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 412 62.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 225 34.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 3.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60461

ZIP Code 60461 is in the Matteson Esd 162 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60461.

Arcadia Elementary School
20519 Arcadian Dr
Olympia Fields, IL 60461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Matteson Esd 162 School District
Rich Central Campus High School
3600 West 203rd St
Olympia Fields, IL 60461
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rich Twp Hsd 227 School District

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