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ZIP Code 60548

Primary City:Sandwich, IL (View All Cities)
County: De Kalb County
Timezone: Central (2:25pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.6, -88.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60548

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60548. 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 60548. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60548, 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:
Sandwich, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60548 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60548 is located in north 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 60548 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60548 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,218
Population Density 302 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,918
Median Home Value $169,000
Land Area 40.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,562
Median Household Income $61,058

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3684245024713583773343624475044933943552312071368280
Female301389416463319353310376475470442422347282234174142178
Total669813918934677730644738922974935816702513441310224258

Gender

 Male 6,125 50%
 Female 6,093 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,426 93.5%
 Black Or African American 62 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.2%
 Asian 59 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 448 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 198 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37359627934762498309116
Renter65211203162115725042
Total1025708301,096877570359158

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,599 57%
 Single Guardian 673 15%
 Singles 1,085 24%
 Singles With Roommate 205 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,010 66%
 Households with Kids 1,552 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male71678089100598792869210011381116921001031007688
Female56725256626199709783767897828311682968674
Total127139132145162120186162183175176191178198175216185196162162

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60548 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 60548 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 60548 real estate data, the median home value of $169,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60548 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60548 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60548 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,062 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,621 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,021 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 920 19%
 Households Vacant 356 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 103 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 76 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 108 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 227 25%
 2 Bedroom 285 31%
 3+ Bedroom 407 44%
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 $61,058 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60548 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 60548. 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 4,001 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,041 31%
 No Earnings 2,855 29%
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 4,001 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,041 31%
 No Earnings 2,855 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,691 94.3%
 Public transportation 19 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 173 2.9%
 Worked at Home 155 2.6%
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 367 9.2%
 High School Graduate 2,604 65.5%
 Associate's degree 232 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 587 14.8%
 Master's degree 164 4.1%
 Professional school degree 22 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,966 85.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 197 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 135 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60548

ZIP Code 60548 is in the Sandwich Community Unit School District 430. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60548.

Lynn G Haskin Elementary School
720 South Wells St
Sandwich, IL 60548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sandwich Community Unit School District 430
Prairie View Elementary School
1201 Castle St
Sandwich, IL 60548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sandwich Community Unit School District 430
W W Woodbury Elementary School
322 East 3rd St
Sandwich, IL 60548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sandwich Community Unit School District 430
Sandwich Middle School
600 South Wells St
Sandwich, IL 60548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sandwich Community Unit School District 430
Herman E Dummer
422 South Wells St
Sandwich, IL 60548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sandwich Community Unit School District 430
Indian Valley Area Vocational Center
600 Lions Rd
Sandwich, IL 60548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Indian Valley Area Voc Ctr School District
Sandwich Community High School
515 Lions Rd
Sandwich, IL 60548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sandwich Community Unit School District 430
For Kids Only #2
628 S Main St
Sandwich, IL 60548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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