Zip Code 60042 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameIsland Lake
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: McHenry
Secondary County: Lake
Area Code224 / 847
Current Population:8547
Racial Majority:White 82.37%
Public School Racial Majority:White 71.7%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$78150
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62590
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time34.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range748 - 771 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.27527000, -88.20084600

Zip Code 60042 Description

Zip Code 60042 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60042 is primarily located in McHenry County. Portions of 60042 are also located in Lake County. The official US Postal Service name for 60042 is ISLAND LAKE, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60042 are contained within or border the city limits of Island Lake, IL, . Zip code 60042 is within area code 224, area code 847 and area code 815. 60042 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60042 is 7.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60042 decreased to 8547 from 8877 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60042 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 60042 public schools is White. 25.3% of students in 60042 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7048 82.37% 7045 +0%
 Black Or African American 65 0.76% 79 -18%
 Hispanic 1089 12.73% 1169 -7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 63 0.74% 152 -59%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 84 3.4% 84 +246%

Zip Code 60042 Race/Ethnicity

 White 71.7%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 21.3%
 Asian 2.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 60042 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population85478877
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households3163
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$78150
Income Under $50K Per Year20.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year47.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year31.50%
60042 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 14Lauren UnderwoodDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$149310
Average Real Estate Sale Price$123812
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 53b - Kettle Moraines
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 60042 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11162637475662605241301838
Avg Max Temp (°F)28334457697983817362463357
Avg Precip (In.)1.631.412.373.693.674.223.894.423.442.542.892.0736.24
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60042
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours