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ZIP Code 60940

Primary City:Grant Park, IL (View All Cities)
County: Kankakee County
Timezone: Central (10:04am)
Area code: 815 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -87.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60940. 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 60940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60940, 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:
Grant Park, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60940 is located in northeast 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 60940 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 60940 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,369
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,298
Median Home Value $188,400
Land Area 75.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,217
Median Household Income $68,176

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male93133126128907784109101139149140988655362521
Female9410913212482959689114148155961097055433632
Total187242258252172172180198215287304236207156110796153

Gender

 Male 1,690 50%
 Female 1,679 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,215 95.4%
 Black Or African American 9 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 77 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 56 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6901582512251448636
Renter19494650311862
Total251392043012561629238

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 784 64%
 Single Guardian 161 13%
 Singles 226 19%
 Singles With Roommate 46 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 774 64%
 Households with Kids 443 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1521132427242627293021342021273027261822
Female1319132617133124242627263122213326232118
Total2840265044375751535648605143486353493940

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60940 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60940 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 60940 real estate data, the median home value of $188,400 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 60940. Rentals in 60940 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,361 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 692 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 304 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 221 17%
 Households Vacant 81 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 25 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 14%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 2%
 2 Bedroom 121 63%
 3+ Bedroom 68 35%
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 $68,176 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60940 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 60940. 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 1,116 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 840 30%
 No Earnings 865 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 1,116 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 840 30%
 No Earnings 865 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,527 89.4%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 108 6.3%
 Worked at Home 67 3.9%
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 130 11%
 High School Graduate 807 67%
 Associate's degree 136 11%
 Bachelor's degree 59 5%
 Master's degree 47 4%
 Professional school degree 22 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 526 77.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 81 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 68 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60940

ZIP Code 60940 is in the Grant Park Community Unit School District 6. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60940.

Grant Park Elementary School
421 Esson Farm Rd
Grant Park, IL 60940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grant Park Community Unit School District 6
Grant Park High School
421 Esson Farm Rd
Grant Park, IL 60940
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grant Park Community Unit School District 6

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