Zip Code 60061 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameVernon Hills
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lake
Area Code224 / 847
Current Population:25748
Racial Majority: 64.66%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$90336
Average Adjusted Gross Income$115780
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time28.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range679 - 722 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.23356300, -87.96226900

Zip Code 60061 Description

Zip Code 60061 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60061 is primarily located in Lake County. The official US Postal Service name for 60061 is VERNON HILLS, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60061 are contained within or border the city limits of Vernon Hills, IL, Long Grove, IL, Indian Creek, IL, Libertyville, IL, Mundelein, IL, Buffalo Grove, IL, Lincolnshire, IL, and Mettawa, IL. Zip code 60061 is within area code 847 and area code 224. 60061 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60061 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60061 increased to 25748 from 20328 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60061 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60061 public schools is White. 19.6% of students in 60061 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 16905 64.66% 16907 +-0%
 Black Or African American 226 0.86% 536 -58%
 Hispanic 2961 11.33% 2918 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 18 -100%
 Asian 5233 20.02% 4935 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 27 0% 27 -100%
 Two Or More Races 397 3.13% 397 +106%

Zip Code 60061 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.3%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 23.3%
 Asian 18.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 60061 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2574820328
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households9727
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$90336
Income Under $50K Per Year22.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year44.80%
60061 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 10Brad SchneiderDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$331698
Average Real Estate Sale Price$266632
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 60061 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12172737475762615341301939
Avg Max Temp (°F)28334457697983817362473457
Avg Precip (In.)1.641.422.373.693.644.073.784.433.42.532.862.1235.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60061
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours