Zip Code 60085 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaukegan
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lake
Area Code224 / 847
Current Population:71714
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0.02%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 78.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$49448
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38070
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range617 - 728 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.35690800, -87.86237100

Zip Code 60085 Description

Zip Code 60085 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60085 is primarily located in Lake County. The official US Postal Service name for 60085 is WAUKEGAN, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60085 are contained within or border the city limits of Waukegan, IL, Park City, IL, North Chicago, IL, and Gurnee, IL. Zip code 60085 is within area code 847 and area code 224. 60085 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60085 is 6.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% 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 60085 decreased to 71714 from 72937 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60085 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 60085 public schools is Hispanic. 68.9% of students in 60085 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11389 16.02% 12011 -5%
 Black Or African American 12709 17.87% 12853 -1%
 Hispanic 41794 58.77% 42426 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.1% 129 -47%
 Asian 3626 5.1% 2866 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.02% 25 -32%
 Other Race 450 0.2% 450 -68%
 Two Or More Races 954 1.92% 954 +43%

Zip Code 60085 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.6%
 Black Or African American 14.7%
 Hispanic 78.2%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 60085 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population7171472937
Male Population51.00%
Female Population49.00%
Total Households22054
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
82.4%
Median Household Income$49448
Income Under $50K Per Year50.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.10%
60085 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 10Brad SchneiderDemocrat
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60085 Illinois State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
59Daniel DidechDemocrat
60Rita MayfieldDemocrat
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60085 Illinois State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
30Terry LinkDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$97434
Average Real Estate Sale Price$72310
Current Unemployment Level 6.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.6%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 60085 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12172636465662615341301838
Avg Max Temp (°F)28334355677782807361473457
Avg Precip (In.)1.621.42.23.723.453.683.64.243.412.442.592.0834.43
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60085
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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