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ZIP Code 60123

Zip code area 60123 in Elgin, Kane County, IL

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      Counties: 
    Kane County
      Cities: 
    Elgin
      County FIPS: 
    17089
      Area total: 
    14.001 sq mi
      Area land: 
    13.967 sq mi
      Area water: 
    0.34 sq mi
      Elevation: 
    810 feet
  •   Latitude: 
    42,0396
      Longitude: 
    -88,3097
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Chicago-Naperville-Elgin IL-IN-WI
      Timezone: 
    Central Standard Time Zone (CST), UTC-6:00; Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC-5:00
      Coordinates: 
    42.04022, -88.31131
      GMAP: 

    Illinois 60123, USA

  •   Population: 
    49,140 individuals
      Population density: 
    52,451.69 people per square miles
      Households: 
    658
      Unemployment rate: 
    5.4%
      Household income: 
    $74,191 average annual income
      Housing units: 
    18,217 residential housing units
      Health insurance: 
    9.8% of residents who report not having health insurance
      Veterans: 
    0.5% of residents who are veterans

The ZIP 60123 is a Midwest ZIP code and located in the preferred city/town Elgin, Kane County, Illinois with a population estimated today at about 48.043 peoples. The preferred city may be different from the city where the zip code 60123 is located. Elgin is usually the name of the main post office. When sending a package or mail, always indicate your preferred or accepted cities. Using any city from the list of invalid cities may result in delays.

  • Living in the postal code area 60123 of Elgin, Kane County, Illinois 50.2% of population who are male and 49.8% who are female.

    The median age for all people, for males & for females based on 2020 Census data. Median is the middle value, when all possible values are listed in order. Median is not the same as Average (or Mean).

  • Household income staggered according to certain income ranges.

    The median commute time of resident workers require for a one-way commute to work in minutes.

    The distribution of different age groups in the population of the zip code area of Elgin, Kane County 60123.

    The percentage distribution of the population by race.

    Estimated residential value of individual residential buildings as a percentage.

    The age of the building does not always say something about the structural condition of the residential buildings.

    The percentage of education level of the population.

Kane County

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      County: 
    Kane County
      Zips: 
    60122
    60507
    60121
    60539
    60174
    60147
    60109
    60144
    60183
    60140
    60175
    60118
    60511
    60118
    60151
    60136
    60140
    60554
    60119
    60118
    60118
    60542
    60110
    60175
    60124
    60177
    60505
    60120
    60510
    60506
    60134
    60174
    60123
      Coordinates: 
    41.93885576328898, -88.42863811579028
      Area total: 
    524.18 sq. mi., 1357.62 sq. km, 335476.48 acres
      Area land: 
    519.36 sq. mi., 1345.14 sq. km, 332390.40 acres
      Area water: 
    4.82 sq. mi., 12.49 sq. km, 3086.08 acres
      Established: 
    1836
      Capital seat: 

    Geneva
    Address: 719 S Batavia Ave
    County Government Center
    Geneva, IL 60134-3077
    Governing Body: Board of Commissioners with 25 board size
    Governing Authority: Dillon's Rule

  • Kane County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
    516,522; Population change: 0.24% (2010 - 2020)
      Population density: 
    995 persons per square mile
      Household income: 
    $68,093
      Households: 
    41,712
      Unemployment rate: 
    9.10% per 261,649 county labor force
  •   Sales taxes: 
    7.75%
      Income taxes: 
    3.00%
      GDP: 
    $23.47 B, gross domestic product (GDP)
  • Kane County's population of Illinois of 50,095 residents in 1930 has increased 2,15-fold to 107,502 residents after 90 years, according to the official 2020 census. U.S. Bureau of the Census beginning in 1900. Data for 1870-1890 are on a de facto or unspecified basis; data for 1900 and later years are resident totals.

    Approximately 51.06% female residents and 48.94% male residents live in as of 2020, 57.27% in Kane County, Illinois are married and the remaining 42.73% are single population.

    As of 2020, 57.27% in Kane County, Illinois are married and the remaining 42.73% are single population.

  •   Housing units: 
    188,510 residential units of which 95.68% share occupied residential units.

    30.3 minutes is the average time that residents in Kane County require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    80.31% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 10.89% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 2.74% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 3.63% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Kane County, Illinois 74.35% are owner-occupied homes, another 21.51% are rented apartments, and the remaining 4.13% are vacant.

  • The 54.47% of the population in Kane County, Illinois who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

    Since the 1860s, the two main parties have been the Republican Party (here in 2022 = 43.440%) and the Democratic Party (here in 2022 = 55.230%) of those eligible to vote in Kane County, Illinois.

Elgin

City of Elgin

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      County: 
    Kane County
      City: 
    Elgin
      County FIPS: 
    17089
      Coordinates: 
    42°02′18″N 88°19′22″W
      Area total: 
    38.60 sq mi (99.97 km²)
      Area land: 
    38.03 sq mi (98.49 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.57 sq mi (1.49 km²)
      Elevation: 
    810 ft (250 m)
      Established: 
    1835; Incorporated (city) April 24, 1854
  •   Latitude: 
    42,0385
      Longitude: 
    -88,2854
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    60120
    60121
    60123
    60124
      GMAP: 

    Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
    114,797
      Population density: 
    3,018.83 residents per square mile of area (1,165.59/km²)
      Household income: 
    $62,327
      Households: 
    34,393
      Unemployment rate: 
    12.40%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    7.75%
      Income taxes: 
    3.00%

Elgin is a city in Cook and Kane counties in the northern part of the U.S. state of Illinois. It is located 35 mi (56 km) northwest of Chicago, along the Fox River. As of the 2020 Census, the city had a population of 114,797, the seventh-largest city in Illinois. Elgin is home to the Elgin Academy, the oldest coeducational, non-sectarian college preparatory school west of the Allegheny Mountains. The Elgin Watch Company employed three generations of Elginites from the late 19th century to the mid 20th century, when it was the largest producer of fine watches in the United States. In March 1920, Elgin was struck by several tornadoes that caused significant damage to Chicago and several western suburbs. On March 28, 1920, 23 people were killed and several businesses and homes were destroyed, including the Opera House and Grant Theater. The city is located at 42°218N 88°1922W (42.0384225, 88.3226510) and has a total area of 38.60 square miles (99.97 km²) (or 98.52%) is land and 0.57 sq miles (1.48 km²), (or 1.48%) is water. The population of the city was 43.42% White, 6.60% Native American, 2.40% Asian, 648% Pacific Islander, 24.33% Hispanic or Latino of any race, and 69.69% from two or more races.

History

Elgin is the primary city name, but also Campton Hills, Plato Center, South Elgin are acceptable city names or spellings. The official name is City of Elgin . Elgin was founded in 1835 by James T. Gifford and his brother Hezekiah. The city was named after the Scottish tune "Elgin" Elgin is home to the Elgin Academy, the oldest coeducational, non-sectarian college preparatory school west of the Allegheny Mountains. Elgin High School boasts five Navy admirals, a Nobel Prize winner, a Pulitzer Prize winner and two Academy Award-winning producers. The Elgin Watch Company was the largest producer of fine watches in the U.S. and the operator of the largest watchmaking complex in the world. The clocks at Chicago's Union Station still bear theElgin name.. John Murphy invented the motorized streetsweeper in 1914. Earl "Madman" Muntz and Max Adler, founder of the Adler Planetarium in Chicago, were Elgin native's. They later formed Elgin Sweeper Corporation, which invented the car stereo and the air conditioner. The watch factory employed three generations of Elginites from the late 19th century to the mid 20th century, when it was torn down in the summer of 1966. It was named in honor of Gail Borden, who established a condensed milk factory here in 1866, and the local library wasnamed in his honor. The local historian E. C. Alft wrote several books and a long-running newspaper column about Elgin's history. He also wrote a book on the history of the city.

Geography

On March 28, 1920, Elgin was struck by several tornadoes along the Fox River that caused significant damage to Chicago and several western suburbs. Twenty-three people were killed and several businesses and homes were destroyed, including the Opera House and Grant Theater. Elgin is located at 42°218N 88°1922W (42.0384225, 88.3226510).According to the 2021 census gazetteer files, Elgin has a total area of 38.60 square miles (99.97 km²), of which 38.03 square miles. (98.50 km²) (or 98.52%) is land and 0.57 sq miles (1.48 km²). (or 1.48%) is water. The city is located on the Illinois River, which runs through the center of the city. The town has a population of 1,816,000 (as of the 2011 census). It is located in the Chicago metropolitan area, which is in the northwestern part of the state. It is also in the state of Illinois, in the western suburbs of Chicago and the city of Winnebago. It has a temperature of  °C (°F) (°C) (°C) and a humid continental climate (Dfa) (Dgfa). The city's name is derived from the Latin word "elgin" which means "home" or "town" and means "place" in Latin.

Demographics

As of the 2020 census there were 114,797 people, 36,825 households, and 26,310 families residing in the city. There were 40,530 housing units at an average density of 1,050.00 per square mile (405.41/km²) The city's age distribution consisted of 26.6% under the age of 18, 9.2% from 18 to 24, 27. 2% from 25 to 44, 24.8% from 45 to 64, and 12.2%. For every 100 females, there were 102.3 males. The median income for a family was $82,334. The per capita income for the city was $29,423. About 16.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.5% of those under age 18 and 6.5 per cent of those age 65 or over. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race. The U.S. Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. The city is located in the state of New Mexico, which has a population of 1.2 million. The state's largest city is Bakersfield, where the population is 1.3 million. It is located on the U.N. River, which flows through the city and into the San Francisco Bay Area. The population of the city is 2,974.02 people, making it one of the largest cities in New Mexico.

Elgin today

Elgin has been a sister city of Vientiane, the capital of Laos, since 1967. A significant Laotian American community calls Elgin home. Elgin's civic society is characterized by a large, diverse, and effective group of grassroots organizations, a sense of community pride and a spirit of volunteerism and participation. In October 2003 the Gail Borden Public Library moved into a new $30 million, 139,980 square foot, 460,000 volume-capacity building. In August 2009, Elgin opened its first-ever satellite branch. The 10,000 square foot Rakow Branch, situated on Elgin’s West Side, was LEED registered, and was designed to be expandable up to 30,000square feet. In 2014 Elgin completed the Central Business District Streetscape Improvement Project and the Riverside Drive Promenade. The Grand Victoria Casino initially generated controversy, but went on to be a significant source of income for the city. Drawing nearly four million people annually, as of March 2005 it was the fifth most popular tourist attraction in Illinois. In the years since, more casinos have opened in the area and the Grand Victoria casino had seen attendance and revenue decline. In recognition of this, for the second time, the city won the National Civic League's prestigious All-America City Award in 2002. The city is home to many restaurants and businesses of Mexican origin, including multiple Helados La Michoacana ice-cream shops and Elgin Fresh Market grocery stores, and a multitude of taquerias.

Government

Elgin was chartered as a city by the State of Illinois in 1854. 100 years later it became the first city in Illinois to adopt a council-manager form of government. Residents elect eight at-large council members and a mayor, who serve on a part-time basis. The city council meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the council chambers, located on the second floor of City Hall. Elgin Township is governed by a supervisor, highway commissioner, assessor, clerk, and four trustees elected to four-year terms. The front-line fire apparatus consists of six Advanced Life Support (ALS) fire engines, one quint, two part- time trucks, five ALS ambulances, two boats, and a rescue raft, along with several vehicles used for inspections and other official business.Elgin Fire Department has 133 sworn firefighters and seven fire stations. Residents may attend in person at City Hall, watch the live video stream from the online newsroom, or view the replays on cable Channel 17. Elgin is represented in the Illinois legislature by Representatives Anna Moeller (D), Dan Ugaste (R), and Fred Crespo (D) and Senators Cristina Castro (D) and Don DeWitte (R) In the US House of Representatives, Elgin was represented by Lauren Underwood (D)," Elgin includes portions of Hanover Township, Plato Township, Rutland Township, Dundee Township, and Campton Township in Kane County.

Arts, recreation and conservation

Elgin's city parks include 112-acre (45 ha) Lords Park, which features the Elgin Public Museum and a small zoo featuring a herd of American bison. The Centre of Elgin, which among other features includes an aquatic park and a climbing wall, remains one of the largest municipal recreation centers in the United States. The Elgin Sports Complex on the city's southwest side offers ten lighted ballfields, ten soccer fields and The Hill BMX track. Elgin connects to Algonquin and Dundee to the north, and St. Charles, Geneva, and Batavia to the south by the Fox River Trail bike path. In 2017, the city introduced free curbside textile recycling to residents, and it is the first city in Illinois to do so. The city also has a proposed Sustainability Action Plan that includes plans for creating renewable sources of energy for the city, a Curbside organics/composting pilot-program, and information about community gardens. Many interesting Sears Homes arrived in Elgin as kits from 1908 to 1940, before the Great Depression. Many of the most remarkable homes once belonged to the National Watch Company. The Tower Building was recently renovated, converting it to residential apartments. It was believed that Elgin had at one time the largest concentration of cobblestone homes outside of Rochester, New York. Several of the earliest settlers still stand. They can be seen in El gin's historic districts, which are recognized by the National Register of Historic Places.

Economy

According to Elgin's 2018 Comprehensive Plan, the top employers in the city are: oil, gas and mining. The city's unemployment rate is 3.7 per cent. The unemployment rate for women is 4.1 per cent, according to the city's report. Elgin is home to the Canadian Institute for Research in the Built Environment. The institute is based in Elgin and has offices in Ottawa and Toronto. The province's economy is the second-largest in the province, after Ottawa. The U.S. is the third-largest, with a population of more than 1.4 million. The Canadian economy is one of the fastest-growing in the world. The country's economy has the highest unemployment rate, at 3.8 per cent in 2017. The United States has the lowest unemployment rate in the country, at 2.9 per cent and the lowest in the United States, at 1.7. The top employers are oil and gas, mining and mining equipment, as well as construction and manufacturing. The number of women working in the Elgin area is at a record-high, with more than 50 per cent of women in the workforce. The average age of Elgin residents is 44.5 years old. The town's population is 1.3 per cent; it's the highest in the region. The economy is expected to grow by 2 per cent next year. The growth rate is projected to be 3.5 per cent for the next five years.

Transportation

Elgin has three stations on Metra's Milwaukee District/West Line. Local bus service is provided by PACE (the Suburban bus provider of the Northeastern Illinois Regional Transportation Authority) Elgin used to have a streetcar system, operated by the Aurora, Elgin and Fox River Electric Company. Elgin was served by several interurban lines, the most prominent of these was the Chicago Aurora and Elgin Railroad which provided frequent service into Chicago. Major highways in Elgin include: I-90, I-355, Iola Road, and I-294. The city is located on the Illinois River, which flows into the Chicago River from the north and south. The Chicago River runs through Elgin, which runs into the city from the east and the west. The Elgin River runs from the south to the north, running through the city and into Chicago from the west and the north. The river runs through the Elgin neighborhood, which is located in the north of the city. It is also the western terminus of the Big Timber Road rail line, which provides service between Chicago and the city of Elgin on weekends and major U.S. holidays. It also provides service on major holidays such as Christmas and New Year's Day. The town is also home to the Chicago Cubs baseball team, which plays in Chicago's Wrigley Field. The team's home stadium is the Soldier Field, which was built in the 1930s. The Cubs won the World Series in 1988 and 1989.

Education

Four public school districts and 18 private schools serve Elgin. Almost 40,000 children of school age are in its area. Elgin Community College is one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the state. Judson University is an accredited, four-year liberal arts American Baptist college on the banks of the Fox River on the city's northwest side. The Elgin Math & Science Academy, a charter school, will open for the Fall 2018 school year, initially serving grades K-3. It features graduate programs in architecture, education, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Human Services Administration, Organizational Leadership, Business Administration, Leadership in Ministry and the Doctor of Education in Literacy programs. It is the second largest school district in Illinois, serving an area of some 90 square miles (230 km²) in Cook, DuPage and Kane Counties. It also operates the Elgin High School and Larkin High School, home to the Gifted and Talented Academy and the Visual and Performing Arts Academy, respectively. There are also two private schools: Harvest Christian Academy and The Einstein Academy. The city's public school district is U-46, which serves most of Elgin and some western portions of the city. The private schools include: St. Edward Central Catholic High and St. John's Lutheran School and Preschool, St. Thomas More Catholic Elementary School and Westminster Christian School. There is also a public high school, Elgin Academy, and a private elementary school, Good Shepherd Lutheran Preschool.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Elgin, Kane County, Illinois = 46.3. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 60. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 71. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Elgin = 3.5 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 114,797 individuals with a median age of 32.1 age the population grows by 15.30% in Elgin, Kane County, Illinois population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 3,018.83 residents per square mile of area (1,165.59/km²). There are average 2.97 people per household in the 34,393 households with an average household income of $62,327 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 12.40% of the available work force and has dropped -4.37% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 21.16%. The number of physicians in Elgin per 100,000 population = 132.5.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Elgin = 36 inches and the annual snowfall = 32.8 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 104. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 189. 83 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 11.3 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 45, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Elgin, Kane County, Illinois which are owned by the occupant = 70.97%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 35 years with median home cost = $181,170 and home appreciation of -16.48%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $19.77 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $4,872 per student. There are 18.6 students for each teacher in the school, 1138 students for each Librarian and 1122 students for each Counselor. 7.28% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 15.32% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 5.95% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Elgin's population in Kane County, Illinois of 22,433 residents in 1900 has increased 5,12-fold to 114,797 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 49.50% female residents and 50.50% male residents live in Elgin, Kane County, Illinois.

    As of 2020 in Elgin, Kane County, Illinois are married and the remaining 41.25% are single population.

  • 29 minutes is the average time that residents in Elgin require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    80.08% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 12.43% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 2.32% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 2.56% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, 70.97% are owner-occupied homes, another 25.26% are rented apartments, and the remaining 3.77% are vacant.

  • The 54.47% of the population in Elgin, Kane County, Illinois who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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