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ZIP Code 60553

Primary City:Steward, IL (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Central (12:34pm)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -89.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60553. 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 60553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60553, 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:
Steward, IL
Unacceptable:
Scarboro

Stats and Demographics for the 60553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60553 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 60553 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 60553 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 782
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 314
Median Home Value $165,600
Land Area 51.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 294
Median Household Income $65,288

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3126343225161525294242192721211152
Female142323291018162424423328291416448
Total45495761353431495384754756353715910

Gender

 Male 423 54%
 Female 359 46%
Gender

Race

 White 739 94.5%
 Black Or African American 7 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21937755238176
Renter488107731
Total62745855945207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 193 66%
 Single Guardian 34 12%
 Singles 54 18%
 Singles With Roommate 13 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 201 68%
 Households with Kids 93 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male77541537105610767711344
Female22247343674435667552
Total997888710161210141011131318896

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60553 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60553 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60553 real estate data, the median home value of $165,600 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 60553. Rentals in 60553 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 782 100%
 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 166 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 80 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 48 15%
 Households Vacant 20 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 8%
 2 Bedroom 15 23%
 3+ Bedroom 44 69%
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 $65,288 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60553 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. However, that is not the case in 60553. 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 261 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 160 25%
 No Earnings 209 33%
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 261 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 160 25%
 No Earnings 209 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 346 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 1%
 Worked at Home 22 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 32 11.5%
 High School Graduate 191 68.7%
 Associate's degree 16 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 29 10.4%
 Master's degree 8 2.9%
 Professional school degree 2 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 178 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60553

ZIP Code 60553 is in the Steward Esd 220 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60553.

Steward Elementary School
602 Main St
Steward, IL 60553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Steward Esd 220 School District

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