Official Zip Code NameChicago
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code312
Current Population:11110
Racial Majority:White 65.06%
Unemployment Rate:6.09%
Median Household Income$109589
Average Adjusted Gross Income$253581
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Primary County: Cook
Elevation Range581 - 581 ft.
Area0 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.88639832, -87.62409973

Zip Code 60601 Description

Zip Code 60601 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60601 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60601 is CHICAGO, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60601 are contained within or border the city limits of Chicago, IL, . The area code for zip code 60601 is 312. 60601 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60601 is 6.09% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60601 increased to 11110 from 5591 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60601 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 60601 public schools is . % of students in 60601 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7088 65.06% 7024 +1%
 Black Or African American 1113 10.22% 736 +51%
 Hispanic 739 6.78% 756 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 0.53% 21 +176%
 Asian 1758 16.14% 2247 -22%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 40 0% 40 -100%
 Two Or More Races 281 1.27% 281 -51%

Zip Code 60601 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 60601 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population111105591
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households6739
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$109589
Income Under $50K Per Year20.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year54.00%
114 US Congressional DistrictIllinois 7
RepresentativeDanny K. Davis
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$553357
Average Real Estate Sale Price$490500
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)6.09%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.19%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.39%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54b - Chicago Lake Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 60601 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17223140506066655745342343
Avg Max Temp (°F)32374759708084837664493760
Avg Precip (In.)2.071.732.883.693.734.223.693.963.282.733.252.6237.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60601
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
The Loop
Near North Side