Zip Code 60305 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRiver Forest
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code464 / 708
Current Population:11172
Racial Majority:White 80.87%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73.5%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$109804
Average Adjusted Gross Income$214540
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time28.6 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range623 - 630 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.89390182, -87.81915283

Zip Code 60305 Description

Zip Code 60305 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60305 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60305 is RIVER FOREST, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60305 are contained within or border the city limits of River Forest, IL, Forest Park, IL, Elmwood Park, IL, Maywood, IL, Oak Park, IL, and Melrose Park, IL. The area code for zip code 60305 is 708. 60305 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60305 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60305 decreased to 11172 from 11635 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60305 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 60305 public schools is White. 5.5% of students in 60305 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9066 80.87% 9050 +0%
 Black Or African American 558 4.98% 733 -24%
 Hispanic 521 4.65% 670 -22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.12% 4 +225%
 Asian 803 7.16% 505 +59%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 38 0% 38 -100%
 Two Or More Races 170 2.23% 170 +47%

Zip Code 60305 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73.5%
 Black Or African American 6.9%
 Hispanic 8.5%
 Asian 4.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 6.4%

Zip Code 60305 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1117211635
Male Population46.80%
Female Population53.20%
Total Households3961
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
5.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$109804
Income Under $50K Per Year23.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year53.30%
60305 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 7Danny K. DavisDemocrat
Illinois District 4Jes?s "Chuy" Garc?aDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Illinois Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$608960
Average Real Estate Sale Price$553029
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54b - Chicago Lake Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 60305 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14192938485864635442322140
Avg Max Temp (°F)30354758718084827563483559
Avg Precip (In.)1.781.62.653.723.563.953.694.423.342.673.092.4636.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60305
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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