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ZIP Code 60556

Primary City:Waterman, IL (View All Cities)
County: De Kalb County
Timezone: Central (11:20am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -88.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60556

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60556. 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 60556. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60556, 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:
Waterman, IL
Unacceptable:
Mcgirr

Stats and Demographics for the 60556 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60556 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 60556 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 extremely 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 60556 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,007
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 814
Median Home Value $179,400
Land Area 52.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 751
Median Household Income $67,039

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male576872636569676866771075261332019128
Female70758282636563617586865055341827922
Total1271431541451281341301291411631931021166738462130

Gender

 Male 984 49%
 Female 1,023 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,903 94.8%
 Black Or African American 23 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.5%
 Asian 14 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 42 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner786102159109494220
Renter20374137181185
Total27123143196127605025

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 459 61%
 Single Guardian 103 14%
 Singles 144 19%
 Singles With Roommate 45 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 477 64%
 Households with Kids 274 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10128149121216191620131499191413814
Female81916172213151411121420162026112251814
Total1831243131252730302834333029353036182628

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60556 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60556 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60556 real estate data, the median home value of $179,400 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 60556. Rentals in 60556 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60556 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,007 100%
 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 427 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 147 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 177 22%
 Households Vacant 63 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 22 35%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 45 29%
 2 Bedroom 36 23%
 3+ Bedroom 73 47%
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 $67,039 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60556 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 60556. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 534 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 482 34%
 No Earnings 413 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 534 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 482 34%
 No Earnings 413 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 731 93.7%
 Public transportation 3 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 3.5%
 Worked at Home 19 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 36 6%
 High School Graduate 360 61%
 Associate's degree 67 11%
 Bachelor's degree 80 14%
 Master's degree 41 7%
 Professional school degree 6 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 334 84.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 9.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60556

ZIP Code 60556 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 60556.

Indian Creek Middle School
425 South Elm St
Waterman, IL 60556
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Indian Creek Community Unit School District 425
Waterman Elementary School
220 North Maple St
Waterman, IL 60556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Indian Creek Community Unit School District 425

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