Zip Code 60056 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMount Prospect
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code224 / 847
Current Population:55219
Racial Majority: 67.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$70205
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79210
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range653 - 682 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.06677600, -87.93163200

Zip Code 60056 Description

Zip Code 60056 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60056 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60056 is MOUNT PROSPECT, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60056 are contained within or border the city limits of Mount Prospect, IL, Des Plaines, IL, Glenview, IL, Arlington Heights, IL, and Prospect Heights, IL. Zip code 60056 is within area code 224 and area code 847. 60056 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60056 is 5.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60056 decreased to 55219 from 56625 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60056 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60056 public schools is White. 30% of students in 60056 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 37481 67.39% 38100 -2%
 Black Or African American 1171 2.11% 1258 -7%
 Hispanic 9276 16.68% 8543 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 130 0.23% 47 +177%
 Asian 6690 12.03% 6432 +4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.02% 11 +0%
 Other Race 66 0.04% 66 -62%
 Two Or More Races 762 1.5% 762 +9%

Zip Code 60056 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 24.1%
 Asian 10.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 60056 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5521956625
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households20917
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
30%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
46.2%
Median Household Income$70205
Income Under $50K Per Year31.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.50%
60056 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 9Jan SchakowskyDemocrat
Illinois District 10Brad SchneiderDemocrat
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60056 Illinois State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
53Mark L. WalkerDemocrat
57Jonathan CarrollDemocrat
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60056 Illinois State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
27Ann GillespieDemocrat
29Julie MorrisonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$270056
Average Real Estate Sale Price$238434
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54f - Valparaiso-Wheaton Morainal Complex
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 60056 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14192838485763625442312040
Avg Max Temp (°F)29354658707983817462473458
Avg Precip (In.)1.71.542.533.713.593.973.74.513.372.622.992.3136.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60056
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours