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ZIP Code 60957

Zip code area 60957 in Paxton, Ford County, IL

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      Counties: 
    Ford County
    ,
    Champaign County
      Cities: 
    Paxton
      Counties all: 
    Ford | Champaign
      County FIPS: 
    17053 | 17019
      Area total: 
    105.088 sq mi
      Area land: 
    104.932 sq mi
      Area water: 
    0.156 sq mi
      Elevation: 
    1.338 feet
  •   Latitude: 
    40,4545
      Longitude: 
    -88,1039
      Timezone: 
    Central Standard Time Zone (CST), UTC-6:00; Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC-5:00
      Coordinates: 
    40.44296, -88.13624
      GMAP: 

    Illinois 60957, USA

  •   Population: 
    5,720 individuals
      Population density: 
    .81 people per square miles
      Households: 
    838
      Unemployment rate: 
    1.5%
      Household income: 
    $59,933 average annual income
      Housing units: 
    2,438 residential housing units
      Health insurance: 
    3.9% of residents who report not having health insurance
      Veterans: 
    1.0% of residents who are veterans

The ZIP 60957 is a Midwest ZIP code and located in the preferred city/town Paxton, Ford County, Illinois with a population estimated today at about 5.450 peoples. The preferred city may be different from the city where the zip code 60957 is located. Paxton 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 60957 of Paxton, Ford County, Illinois 51.1% of population who are male and 48.9% 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 Paxton, Ford County 60957.

    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.

Ford County

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      County: 
    Ford County
      Zips: 
    60933
    60946
    61773
    60919
    60962
    60952
    60959
    60936
    60957
      Coordinates: 
    40.59716504120733, -88.22327378253051
      Area total: 
    486.23 sq. mi., 1259.33 sq. km, 311187.20 acres
      Area land: 
    485.60 sq. mi., 1257.69 sq. km, 310782.08 acres
      Area water: 
    0.63 sq. mi., 1.64 sq. km, 405.12 acres
      Established: 
    1859
      Capital seat: 

    Paxton
    Address: 200 W State Street
    County Courthouse
    Paxton, IL 60957-1179
    Governing Body: Board of Commissioners with 12 board size
    Governing Authority: Dillon's Rule

  • Ford County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
    13,534; Population change: -3.88% (2010 - 2020)
      Population density: 
    28 persons per square mile
      Household income: 
    $46,194
      Households: 
    16,886
      Unemployment rate: 
    6.40% per 6,236 county labor force
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.25%
      Income taxes: 
    3.00%
      GDP: 
    $640.57 M, gross domestic product (GDP)
  • Ford County's population of Illinois of 59,442 residents in 1930 has dropped 0,64-fold to 37,804 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 51.72% female residents and 48.28% male residents live in as of 2020, 60.63% in Ford County, Illinois are married and the remaining 39.37% are single population.

    As of 2020, 60.63% in Ford County, Illinois are married and the remaining 39.37% are single population.

  •   Housing units: 
    6,265 residential units of which 89.99% share occupied residential units.

    22.9 minutes is the average time that residents in Ford 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.

    78.27% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 10.46% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.17% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 5.83% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Ford County, Illinois 69.95% are owner-occupied homes, another 21.68% are rented apartments, and the remaining 8.37% are vacant.

  • The 61.51% of the population in Ford 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 = 63.870%) and the Democratic Party (here in 2022 = 34.870%) of those eligible to vote in Ford County, Illinois.

Champaign County

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      County: 
    Champaign County
      Zips: 
    61825
    61803
    61824
    61852
    61826
    60949
    61815
    61816
    61845
    61871
    61863
    61840
    61851
    61862
    61875
    61872
    61859
    61877
    61878
    61864
    61847
    61849
    61843
    61880
    61873
    61874
    61853
    61866
    61802
    61821
    61822
    61801
    61820
      Coordinates: 
    40.14008881206984, -88.19917063202953
      Area total: 
    998.46 sq. mi., 2586.01 sq. km, 639016.96 acres
      Area land: 
    996.11 sq. mi., 2579.92 sq. km, 637512.32 acres
      Area water: 
    2.35 sq. mi., 6.09 sq. km, 1504.64 acres
      Established: 
    1833
      Capital seat: 

    Urbana
    Address: 1776 E Washington St
    Administrative Center
    Urbana, IL 61802-4578
    Governing Body: Board of Commissioners with 22 board size
    Governing Authority: Dillon's Rule

  • Champaign County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
    205,865; Population change: 2.38% (2010 - 2020)
      Population density: 
    207 persons per square mile
      Household income: 
    $44,401
      Households: 
    13,755
      Unemployment rate: 
    6.40% per 108,725 county labor force
  •   Sales taxes: 
    7.75%
      Income taxes: 
    3.00%
      GDP: 
    $10.22 B, gross domestic product (GDP)
  • Champaign County's population of Illinois of 37,538 residents in 1930 has dropped 0,91-fold to 34,032 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 49.76% female residents and 50.24% male residents live in as of 2020, 62.56% in Champaign County, Illinois are married and the remaining 37.44% are single population.

    As of 2020, 62.56% in Champaign County, Illinois are married and the remaining 37.44% are single population.

  •   Housing units: 
    93,075 residential units of which 90.70% share occupied residential units.

    18.8 minutes is the average time that residents in Champaign 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.

    69.92% 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, 4.79% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 3.74% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Champaign County, Illinois 51.72% are owner-occupied homes, another 40.19% are rented apartments, and the remaining 8.09% are vacant.

  • The 40.69% of the population in Champaign 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 = 40.250%) and the Democratic Party (here in 2022 = 57.760%) of those eligible to vote in Champaign County, Illinois.

Paxton

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      County: 
    Ford County
      City: 
    Paxton
      County all: 
    Ford | Champaign
      County FIPS: 
    17053 | 17019
      Coordinates: 
    40°27′31″N 88°05′45″W
      Area total: 
    3.04 sq mi (7.88 km²)
      Area land: 
    3.04 sq mi (7.86 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.01 sq mi (0.02 km²)
      Elevation: 
    798 ft (243 m)
  •   Latitude: 
    40,4545
      Longitude: 
    -88,1039
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    60957
      GMAP: 

    Paxton, Ford County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
    4,450
      Population density: 
    1,465.74 residents per square mile of area (565.98/km²)
      Household income: 
    $46,270
      Households: 
    1,787
      Unemployment rate: 
    9.90%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.25%
      Income taxes: 
    3.00%

Paxton is a city in Ford County, Illinois, United States. Founded in 1859, Paxton celebrated its sesquicentennial in 2009. The town was named Prairie City in the late 1840s, then Prospect City by an Illinois Central Railroad official in 1855. Former President William Howard Taft visited Paxton while on his way to Champaign in June 1919. Paxton has a total of 2.3 square miles (596 km²), all land, served by three major highways (I-57, U.S. Route 45, Illinois Route 9 and Illinois Route 45A) The Ford County Courthouse in Paxton was built in 1906, and boasts many murals painted by the Works Progress Administration during the 1930s. The Historic Brick Water Tower & Ford County Historical Society Museum opened on July 4, 2007. The Paxton Foundation, a local historical preservation group, is currently restoring the Old Ford County Jail and Sheriff's Residence, built in 1871, and will be turned into a museum. The local Chamber of Commerce promotes the historic downtown district and local businesses in the Paxton area. The city is located at 40°45,40°W87°N87°W57 (88°45 -880957) and has a municipal airport with a landing strip with a 3,500 feet (1,100 m) landing strip [1,525 feet] As of the 2000 census, there were 4,525 people living in the city of Paxton.

History

Paxton was named Prospect City by an Illinois Central Railroad official in 1855. In 1859, it was renamed for Sir Joseph Paxton, architect of the Crystal Palace. The Ford County Courthouse in Paxton was built in 1906, and boasts many murals painted by the Works Progress Administration during the 1930s. Former President William Howard Taft visited Paxton while on his way to Champaign on June 22, 1919. The town also hosts the Historic Brick Water Tower & Ford County Historical Society Museum, which opened on July 4, 2007. The Paxton Foundation, a local historical preservation group, is currently restoring the Old Ford County Jail and Sheriff's Residence, built in 1871, and will be turned into a museum. The community has many homes built in the late 19th century, some of which are now part of an historic homes walking tour. Many of the home owners have won awards from various preservation and restoration societies for their efforts in maintaining the architectural heritage of these important landmarks. The local school's mascot was the Paxton Mustangs until consolidation with the Buckley-Loda Rockets district in 1990 formed the current Paxton-Buckley- Loda School District, known as the PBL Panthers. The school is a member of the IESA and IHSA for interscholastic sports and activities. The former Paxton Daily Record was published from 1865 to 2007, making the paper one of the longest-running daily newspapers of its size in the state of Illinois.

Geography

Paxton is located at 40°2731N 88°545W (40.458745, -88.095784).According to the 2010 census, Paxton has a total area of 2.3 square miles (5.96 km²), all land. Paxton is directly served by three major highways (I-57, U.S. Route 45, and Illinois Route 9), the Illinois Central Railroad, and a municipal airport with a 3,500 feet (1,100 m) landing strip [1]. The town has a population of 1,788. The town is located in the Sangamon County region of Illinois. It is located on the Illinois River, which runs through the town. The city is located near the town's central business district, which is known as the "Main Street" part of the city. It also has a small section of the Chicago-Illinois International Airport, which has a runway of 3,000 feet. The village's population is 1,816. The 2010 census found the town to have a total population of 2,717. The population of Paxton was 1,917 in the 2010 Census, and the 2010 population was 2,822 in the census-designated place (CDP). The town's CDP is the same as the CDP in the state of Illinois, and it has a CDP of 1.9 square miles, or 2.4 square miles. The CDP has a land area of 5.96 kilometers (2.3 sq miles).

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 4,525 people, 1,776 households, and 1,198 families residing in the city. The racial makeup of the city was 90.3% White, 7.5% African American, 0.07% Native American,0.55% Asian, and 0.86% from two or more races. The education level of the population age 25 and older in Paxton is as follows: high school or higher: 88.0%. The median income for a household in theCity was $37,804. The per capita income for the City was $18,617. About 4.2% of families and 4.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.7% of those under age 18 and4.8%. The average household size was 2.45 and the average family size was 3.02. The median age was 38 years, with 26.1% under the age of 18. For every 100 females aged 18 and over, there are 86.5 males. The city has a population density of 2,031.4 inhabitants per square mile (784.3/km²) and a median income of $44,256. It is located on the U.S. Turnpike, which runs through the town of Paxton. It has a speed limit of 50 miles per hour (80 km/h) and an average speed of 50 mph (80km/h).

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Paxton, Ford County, Illinois = 94.6. 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 48. 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 98. 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 Paxton = 3.9 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 4,450 individuals with a median age of 38.8 age the population dropped by -0.46% in Paxton, Ford County, Illinois population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 1,465.74 residents per square mile of area (565.98/km²). There are average 2.42 people per household in the 1,787 households with an average household income of $46,270 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 9.90% of the available work force and has dropped -4.28% 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 21.54%. The number of physicians in Paxton per 100,000 population = 99.9.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Paxton = 37.1 inches and the annual snowfall = 16.7 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 101. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 187. 85 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 16.8 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 42, 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 Paxton, Ford County, Illinois which are owned by the occupant = 72.80%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 55 years with median home cost = $96,030 and home appreciation of 0.50%. 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 $17.21 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 $4,478 per student. There are 17.4 students for each teacher in the school, 509 students for each Librarian and 1527 students for each Counselor. 9.91% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 9.19% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 4.20% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Paxton's population in Ford County, Illinois of 3,036 residents in 1900 has increased 1,47-fold to 4,450 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 51.52% female residents and 48.48% male residents live in Paxton, Ford County, Illinois.

    As of 2020 in Paxton, Ford County, Illinois are married and the remaining 38.79% are single population.

  • 22.1 minutes is the average time that residents in Paxton 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.

    83.51% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 11.31% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.41% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 1.73% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Paxton, Ford County, Illinois, 72.80% are owner-occupied homes, another 20.12% are rented apartments, and the remaining 7.07% are vacant.

  • The 61.51% of the population in Paxton, Ford County, Illinois who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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