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ZIP Code 60968

Primary City:Thawville, IL (View All Cities)
County: Iroquois County
Timezone: Central (8:19pm)
Coordinates:40.67, -88.10
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60968

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60968. 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 60968. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60968, 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:
Thawville, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60968 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60968 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 60968 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 60968 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 433
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 207
Median Home Value $81,900
Land Area 43.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 176
Median Household Income $58,393

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1272120101261414141817121412774
Female819912912712111719151221111062
Total20263032192413262531373224352317136

Gender

 Male 221 51%
 Female 212 49%
Gender

Race

 White 407 94.0%
 Black Or African American 4 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.9%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11217272834195
Renter341264130
Total41629333235225

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 99 56%
 Single Guardian 20 11%
 Singles 46 26%
 Singles With Roommate 11 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 130 74%
 Households with Kids 46 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14232111242924446333
Female14106443212231024333
Total2833855445411554610666

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60968 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60968 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60968 real estate data, the median home value of $81,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60968. Rentals in 60968 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60968 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 433 100%
 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 60 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 83 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 16%
 Households Vacant 31 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 17%
 2 Bedroom 5 21%
 3+ Bedroom 15 63%
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 $58,393 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60968 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 60968 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 60968 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 109 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 31%
 No Earnings 81 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 109 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 31%
 No Earnings 81 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 132 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 3%
 Worked at Home 24 15%
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 12 9%
 High School Graduate 62 46%
 Associate's degree 10 7%
 Bachelor's degree 48 36%
 Master's degree 2 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 37 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60968

ZIP Code 60968 is in the Iroquois West Community Unit School District 10. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60968.

Iroquois West Elementary School/Thawville
106 County Line Rd
Thawville, IL 60968
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Iroquois West Community Unit School District 10

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