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ZIP Code 60549

Primary City:Serena, IL (View All Cities)
County: La Salle County
Timezone: Central (7:53pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.48, -88.74
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60549

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60549. 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 60549. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60549, 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:
Serena, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60549 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60549 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 60549 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60549 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 643
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 255
Median Home Value $150,000
Land Area 23.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 239
Median Household Income $61,429

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male152430211712181519313130191115462
Female21242315161322181938253115218446
Total3648533633254033386956613432238108

Gender

 Male 320 50%
 Female 323 50%
Gender

Race

 White 630 98.0%
 Black Or African American 4 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner02429544228134
Renter31061010420
Total33435645232154

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 161 67%
 Single Guardian 29 12%
 Singles 43 18%
 Singles With Roommate 6 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 156 65%
 Households with Kids 83 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221356337656310465335
Female53353526855625336212
Total754881159151110125157911547

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60549 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60549 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60549 real estate data, the median home value of $150,000 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 60549. Rentals in 60549 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60549 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 643 100%
 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 137 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 57 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 45 18%
 Households Vacant 16 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 25%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 48 69%
 3+ Bedroom 22 31%
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 $61,429 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60549 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. In 60549 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 279 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 109 15%
 No Earnings 338 47%
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 279 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 109 15%
 No Earnings 338 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 358 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 5%
 Worked at Home 12 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 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 43 18%
 High School Graduate 142 61%
 Associate's degree 12 5%
 Bachelor's degree 37 16%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 228 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60549

ZIP Code 60549 is in the Serena Community Unit School District 2. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60549.

Serena Elementary School
2283 North 3812th Rd
Serena, IL 60549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Serena Community Unit School District 2
Serena High School
2283 North 3812th Rd
Serena, IL 60549
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Serena Community Unit School District 2

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