Zip Code 60096 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWinthrop Harbor
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lake
Secondary County: Kenosha
Area Code224 / 847
Current Population:6897
Racial Majority: 87.92%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.5%
Unemployment Rate:10.6%
Median Household Income$75606
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70540
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range581 - 637 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.48066100, -87.83012600

Zip Code 60096 Description

Zip Code 60096 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60096 is primarily located in Lake County. Portions of 60096 are also located in Kenosha County. The official US Postal Service name for 60096 is WINTHROP HARBOR, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60096 are contained within or border the city limits of Winthrop Harbor, IL, Zion, IL, and Pleasant Prairie, WI. Zip code 60096 is within area code 847, area code 224 and area code 262. 60096 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60096 is 10.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher 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 60096 increased to 6897 from 6853 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60096 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60096 public schools is White. 33.1% of students in 60096 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6075 87.92% 5941 +2%
 Black Or African American 71 1.03% 109 -35%
 Hispanic 428 6.19% 526 -19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.43% 21 +43%
 Asian 158 2.29% 153 +3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 5 0.58% 5 +700%
 Two Or More Races 141 1.56% 141 -23%

Zip Code 60096 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.5%
 Black Or African American 3%
 Hispanic 16.8%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 7.6%

Zip Code 60096 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population68976853
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households2639
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$75606
Income Under $50K Per Year26.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year31.30%
60096 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 10Brad SchneiderDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$176462
Average Real Estate Sale Price$161023
Current Unemployment Level 10.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.8%
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 60096 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13172736475662625442311939
Avg Max Temp (°F)29334252657480797160463455
Avg Precip (In.)1.631.342.253.763.373.673.674.213.462.492.652.0734.58
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60096
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours