Zip Code 60115 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDekalb
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: DeKalb
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:46272
Racial Majority: 68.54%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53.3%
Unemployment Rate:14.2%
Median Household Income$43278
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50390
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.4 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range814 - 899 ft.
Area89 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.90338898, -88.76083374

Zip Code 60115 Description

Zip Code 60115 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60115 is primarily located in DeKalb County. The official US Postal Service name for 60115 is DEKALB, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60115 are contained within or border the city limits of DeKalb, IL, Cortland, IL, and Sycamore, IL. Zip code 60115 is within area code 815 and area code 779. 60115 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60115 is 14.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 16.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60115 increased to 46272 from 42372 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60115 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60115 public schools is White. 53.2% of students in 60115 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 31866 68.54% 32261 -1%
 Black Or African American 5916 12.72% 5646 +5%
 Hispanic 5920 12.73% 5612 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.03% 48 -67%
 Asian 1821 3.92% 1870 -3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 70 0.06% 70 -59%
 Two Or More Races 754 1.99% 754 +23%

Zip Code 60115 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53.3%
 Black Or African American 17.9%
 Hispanic 21.5%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 4.7%

Zip Code 60115 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4627242372
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households16564
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43278
Income Under $50K Per Year55.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.40%
60115 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
Illinois District 14Lauren UnderwoodDemocrat
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60115 Illinois State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
70Jeff KeicherRepublican
90Tom DemmerRepublican
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60115 Illinois State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
35Dave SyversonRepublican
45Brian W. StewartRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$143231
Average Real Estate Sale Price$141892
Current Unemployment Level 14.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54a - Illinois/Indiana Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 60115 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10152637485862605140281738
Avg Max Temp (°F)27324458708083817462453257
Avg Precip (In.)1.551.392.433.564.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60115
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours