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ZIP Code 60505

Primary City:Aurora, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: East Side
County: Kane County
Timezone: Central (11:41am)
Area code: 630 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.76, -88.30
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60505

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60505. 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 60505. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60505, 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:
Aurora, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60505 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60505 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 60505 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60505 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 76,573
Population Density 6,858 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,262
Median Home Value $123,500
Land Area 11.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,202
Median Household Income $43,868

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3,8483,8643,4333,1263,0893,4333,4343,1072,6052,1502,0101,5541,169808530405305218
Female3,7203,6733,3722,8962,7293,1813,1872,8502,3272,0981,8111,5231,247858650526403434
Total7,5687,5376,8056,0225,8186,6146,6215,9574,9324,2483,8213,0772,4161,6661,180931708652

Gender

 Male 39,088 51%
 Female 37,485 49%
Gender

Race

 White 38,319 50.0%
 Black Or African American 6,542 8.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 588 0.8%
 Asian 429 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 29 0.0%
 Other Race 28,282 36.9%
 Two Or More Races 2,384 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2562,1913,1472,9372,3431,334833308
Renter7572,5991,9421,270699296187103
Total1,0134,7905,0894,2073,0421,6301,020411

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,686 50%
 Single Guardian 5,545 26%
 Singles 3,838 18%
 Singles With Roommate 1,133 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 10,054 47%
 Households with Kids 11,148 53%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male716812775802778785740785776742645671694681625672632627570628
Female715758800742799743696693742762658652639661555592639598512554
Total1,4311,5701,5751,5441,5771,5281,4361,4781,5181,5041,3031,3231,3331,3421,1801,2641,2711,2251,0821,182

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60505 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 60505 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60505 real estate data, the median home value of $123,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60505 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60505 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 60505 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 76,233 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 168 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 172 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,738 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,611 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,853 34%
 Households Vacant 2,060 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 746 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 2%
 For Sale Only 548 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 664 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 290 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,604 20%
 2 Bedroom 3,228 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,732 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 $43,868 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60505 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, 60505 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 60505 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21,559 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,484 27%
 No Earnings 15,434 31%
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 21,559 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,484 27%
 No Earnings 15,434 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 28,363 93.0%
 Public transportation 572 1.9%
 Taxicab 32 0.1%
 Motorcycle 71 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,081 3.5%
 Worked at Home 382 1.3%
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 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 10,181 50.7%
 High School Graduate 7,638 38.1%
 Associate's degree 826 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,049 5.2%
 Master's degree 319 1.6%
 Professional school degree 55 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 16,095 85.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 841 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 2,010 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60505

ZIP Code 60505 is in the Aurora East Usd 131 School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60505.

Henry W Cowherd Middle School
441 North Farnsworth Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
C F Simmons Middle School
1130 Sheffer Rd
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
C M Bardwell Elementary School
550 South Lincoln Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
G N Dieterich Elementary School
1141 Jackson St
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
John Gates Elementary School
800 7th Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
K D Waldo Middle School
56 Jackson St
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
L D Brady Elementary School
600 Columbia St
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Mabel O Donnell Elementary School
1640 Reckinger Rd
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Nicholas a Hermes Elementary School
1000 Jungles Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Oak Park Elementary School
1200 Front St
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Olney C Allen Elementary School
700 South Farnsworth Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Rose E Krug Elementary School
240 Melrose Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
W S Beaupre Elementary School
954 East Benton St
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Edna Rollins Elementary School
950 Kane St
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Early Childhood Dev Cntr
278 East Indian Trl
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Child Service Center Preschool
1480 Reckinger Rd
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
East Aurora Hs Rssp
500 Tomcat Ln
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kane Roe School District
East High School
500 Tomcat Ln
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Aurora East Usd 131 School District
St Joseph Catholic School
706 High St
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Our Lady of Good Counsel School
601 Talma St
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Therese of Jesus School
255 N Farnsworth Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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