Zip Code 60087 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaukegan
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lake
Area Code224 / 847
Current Population:26978
Racial Majority:White 36.93%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 71.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$65014
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47290
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range620 - 748 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.40438800, -87.85928000

Zip Code 60087 Description

Zip Code 60087 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60087 is primarily located in Lake County. The official US Postal Service name for 60087 is WAUKEGAN, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60087 are contained within or border the city limits of Waukegan, IL, Beach Park, IL, Gurnee, IL, and Wadsworth, IL. Zip code 60087 is within area code 224 and area code 847. 60087 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60087 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 60087 increased to 26978 from 23530 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60087 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 60087 public schools is Hispanic. 70% of students in 60087 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9740 36.93% 9585 +2%
 Black Or African American 3222 12.22% 3974 -19%
 Hispanic 12046 45.67% 11859 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.24% 65 -2%
 Asian 600 2.27% 807 -26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 163 0.87% 163 +41%
 Two Or More Races 516 1.79% 516 -9%

Zip Code 60087 Race/Ethnicity

 White 7.3%
 Black Or African American 16.2%
 Hispanic 71.9%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 60087 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2697823530
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households9231
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$65014
Income Under $50K Per Year35.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.50%
60087 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 10Brad SchneiderDemocrat
Illinois District 14Lauren UnderwoodDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Illinois Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$119006
Average Real Estate Sale Price$85293
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 54e - Chiwaukee Prairie Region
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 60087 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12172636465662615342301938
Avg Max Temp (°F)28334355677781807361473456
Avg Precip (In.)1.641.382.233.733.443.713.644.253.432.462.612.0934.61
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60087
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Lake Cogardens
Marquette Highlands