Zip Code 60178 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSycamore
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: DeKalb
Secondary County: Kane
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:21840
Racial Majority:White 85.93%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$67891
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75590
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range830 - 906 ft.
Area70 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.00693100, -88.67965900

Zip Code 60178 Description

Zip Code 60178 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60178 is primarily located in DeKalb County. Portions of 60178 are also located in Kane County. The official US Postal Service name for 60178 is SYCAMORE, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60178 are contained within or border the city limits of Sycamore, IL, DeKalb, IL, and Cortland, IL. Zip code 60178 is within area code 815, area code 779 and area code 847. 60178 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60178 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60178 increased to 21840 from 16477 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60178 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 60178 public schools is White. 28.4% of students in 60178 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 18952 85.93% 19008 +-0%
 Black Or African American 439 1.99% 550 -20%
 Hispanic 1916 8.69% 1659 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.23% 16 +219%
 Asian 421 1.91% 296 +42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 23 0.17% 23 +65%
 Two Or More Races 284 1.07% 284 -17%

Zip Code 60178 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.6%
 Black Or African American 3.1%
 Hispanic 8.3%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 60178 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2184016477
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households8550
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$67891
Income Under $50K Per Year33.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.20%
60178 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 14Lauren UnderwoodDemocrat
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$219216
Average Real Estate Sale Price$152868
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
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 60178 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10152637475862605140281738
Avg Max Temp (°F)27324458708083817462453258
Avg Precip (In.)1.561.372.43.624.024.494.114.393.52.642.912.1237.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60178
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours