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ZIP Code 60957

Primary City:Paxton, IL (View All Cities)
County: Ford County
Timezone: Central (2:42pm)
Coordinates:40.5, -88.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60957

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60957. 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 60957. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60957, 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:
Paxton, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60957 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60957 is located in east Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 60957 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60957 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,615
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,410
Median Home Value $95,900
Land Area 99.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,200
Median Household Income $51,429

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1561982062041461551541671692182271951389283895062
Female167193186165115153160158200224236154147123129117101178
Total323391392369261308314325369442463349285215212206151240

Gender

 Male 2,709 48%
 Female 2,906 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,441 96.9%
 Black Or African American 41 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.2%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 47 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 67 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2120527140230423017480
Renter49889111269344129
Total70293362514373264215109

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,136 52%
 Single Guardian 341 16%
 Singles 641 29%
 Singles With Roommate 82 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,493 68%
 Households with Kids 707 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3430303239383641444533444143463746423334
Female3333363235384339383745293738373635381926
Total6763666474767980828278737881837381805260

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60957 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60957 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60957 real estate data, the median home value of $95,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60957 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60957 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60957 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,342 95.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 43 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 230 4.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,096 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 591 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 513 21%
 Households Vacant 210 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 41 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 102 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 120 29%
 2 Bedroom 143 34%
 3+ Bedroom 145 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 $51,429 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60957 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 60957 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,992 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 902 21%
 No Earnings 1,480 34%
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 1,992 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 902 21%
 No Earnings 1,480 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,462 94.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 1.7%
 Worked at Home 87 3.3%
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 277 15%
 High School Graduate 1,112 60%
 Associate's degree 200 11%
 Bachelor's degree 214 11%
 Master's degree 43 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 19 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 847 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 158 15.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 3.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60957

ZIP Code 60957 is in the Paxton-Buckley-Loda Cud 10 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60957.

Pbl Eastlawn
341 East Center St
Paxton, IL 60957
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paxton-Buckley-Loda Cud 10 School District
Paxton-Buckley-Loda Jr High School
700 Panther Way
Paxton, IL 60957
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Paxton-Buckley-Loda Cud 10 School District
Clara Peterson Elementary School
580 East Franklin St
Paxton, IL 60957
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paxton-Buckley-Loda Cud 10 School District
Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School
700 Panther Way
Paxton, IL 60957
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Paxton-Buckley-Loda Cud 10 School District

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