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ZIP Code 61560

Primary City:Putnam, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:12pm)
Coordinates:41.17, -89.41
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 61560

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 61560. 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 61560. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 61560, 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:
Putnam, IL
Unacceptable:
Lake Thunderbird

Stats and Demographics for the 61560 ZIP Code

ZIP code 61560 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 61560 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 61560 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 754
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 655
Median Home Value $168,100
Land Area 33.12 sq mi
Water Area 8.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 335
Median Household Income $68,889

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1417202471318111935383840382423206
Female1114181116810161623244345362711119
Total253138352321282735586281857451343115

Gender

 Male 405 54%
 Female 349 46%
Gender

Race

 White 743 98.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner39245875734611
Renter284107311
Total517286882764712

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 211 63%
 Single Guardian 22 7%
 Singles 90 27%
 Singles With Roommate 12 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 280 84%
 Households with Kids 55 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02452323723825445740
Female22042333326325233213
Total24494656104911410678953

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 61560 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 61560 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 61560 real estate data, the median home value of $168,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 61560. Rentals in 61560 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 61560 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 754 100%
 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 168 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 131 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 5%
 Households Vacant 320 49%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 22 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 274 85.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 6.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 48%
 3+ Bedroom 12 52%
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 $68,889 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 61560 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 61560 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 85 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 11%
 No Earnings 316 70%
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 85 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 11%
 No Earnings 316 70%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 115 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 8 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 61560 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 151 67%
 Associate's degree 23 10%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 38 17%
 Professional school degree 14 6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 39 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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