Zip Code 60050 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMchenry
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: McHenry
Secondary County: Lake
Area Code779 / 815
Alternate Zip Code NamesBULL VALLEY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesPRAIRIE GROVE
Current Population:31620
Racial Majority: 84.26%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.4%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$70909
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68030
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time30.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range748 - 856 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.33124300, -88.29365900

Zip Code 60050 Description

Zip Code 60050 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60050 is primarily located in McHenry County. Portions of 60050 are also located in Lake County. The official US Postal Service name for 60050 is MCHENRY, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60050 are contained within or border the city limits of McHenry, IL, Bull Valley, IL, Johnsburg, IL, Prairie Grove, IL, McCullom Lake, IL, Pistakee Highlands, IL, Fox Lake, IL, Ringwood, IL, and Wonder Lake, IL. Zip code 60050 is within area code 815, area code 779 and area code 224. 60050 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60050 is 5.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60050 decreased to 31620 from 47813 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60050 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60050 public schools is White. 39.1% of students in 60050 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 27175 84.26% 26840 +1%
 Black Or African American 147 0.46% 197 -25%
 Hispanic 3788 11.74% 3791 +-0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 56 -100%
 Asian 677 2.1% 439 +54%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 277 1.44% 277 +68%

Zip Code 60050 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.4%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 18.7%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 60050 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3162047813
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households11820
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$70909
Income Under $50K Per Year30.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.70%
60050 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 14Lauren UnderwoodDemocrat
Illinois District 10Brad SchneiderDemocrat
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60050 Illinois State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
63Steve ReickRepublican
64Tom WeberRepublican
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60050 Illinois State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
32Craig WilcoxRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$254861
Average Real Estate Sale Price$142446
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.5%
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 60050 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11162636475762605241301838
Avg Max Temp (°F)28334457697983817361463357
Avg Precip (In.)1.671.42.353.713.584.243.924.43.462.562.832.0636.19
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60050
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours