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ZIP Code 60550

Primary City:Shabbona, IL (View All Cities)
County: De Kalb County
Timezone: Central (1:00am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.78, -88.87
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60550

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60550. 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 60550. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60550, 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:
Shabbona, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60550 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60550 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 60550 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60550 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,440
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 588
Median Home Value $168,200
Land Area 44.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 549
Median Household Income $50,662

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male344349493235273043676348413226152615
Female373565614729322843705146373931264444
Total7178114110796459588613711494787157417059

Gender

 Male 675 47%
 Female 765 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,411 98.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.5%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1365711475573410
Renter1026212625172317
Total116278140100745727

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 317 58%
 Single Guardian 60 11%
 Singles 155 28%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 390 71%
 Households with Kids 159 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10667107998671561578915108
Female6124610884511121613131115716129
Total1618101320151713131719311928182316312217

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60550 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 60550 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60550 real estate data, the median home value of $168,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60550. Rentals in 60550 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60550 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,369 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 71 5%
 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 279 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 105 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 165 28%
 Households Vacant 39 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 8%
 For Sale Only 7 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 16%
 1 Bedroom 13 9%
 2 Bedroom 77 53%
 3+ Bedroom 32 22%
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 $50,662 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60550 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. Most commuters in 60550 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 354 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 385 36%
 No Earnings 338 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 354 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 385 36%
 No Earnings 338 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 527 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 4%
 Worked at Home 40 7%
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 45 10.6%
 High School Graduate 293 69.3%
 Associate's degree 50 11.8%
 Bachelor's degree 23 5.4%
 Master's degree 10 2.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 375 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60550

ZIP Code 60550 is in the Indian Creek Community Unit School District 425. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60550.

Shabbona Elementary School
301 West Cherokee Ave
Shabbona, IL 60550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indian Creek Community Unit School District 425
Indian Creek High School
506 South Shabbona Rd
Shabbona, IL 60550
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Indian Creek Community Unit School District 425

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