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ZIP Code 60973

Primary City:Wellington, IL (View All Cities)
County: Iroquois County
Timezone: Central (12:03am)
Coordinates:40.55, -87.65
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60973

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60973. 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 60973. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60973, 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:
Wellington, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60973 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60973 is located in east 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 60973 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 60973 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 385
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 187
Median Home Value $83,700
Land Area 34.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 167
Median Household Income $42,794

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15914137969111518191418121022
Female101377857111214111521148739
Total25222120151413202329293435322017511

Gender

 Male 203 53%
 Female 182 47%
Gender

Race

 White 384 99.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01018253330159
Renter32463630
Total31222313636189

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 98 59%
 Single Guardian 18 11%
 Singles 48 29%
 Singles With Roommate 3 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 123 74%
 Households with Kids 44 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male55031025115152324311
Female14211423321121212202
Total69242448436273536513

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60973 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60973 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60973 real estate data, the median home value of $83,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 60973 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60973 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 385 100%
 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 66 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 74 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 14%
 Households Vacant 20 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 9%
 2 Bedroom 7 21%
 3+ Bedroom 23 70%
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 $42,794 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 60973 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 60973 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 111 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 31%
 No Earnings 119 36%
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 111 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 31%
 No Earnings 119 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 143 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 10%
 Worked at Home 3 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60973 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 5 3%
 High School Graduate 109 74%
 Associate's degree 3 2%
 Bachelor's degree 22 15%
 Master's degree 8 5%
 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 71 48%
 Enrolled in Private School 70 47%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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