Zip Code 60409 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCalumet City
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code464 / 708
Current Population:37186
Racial Majority:African American 70.19%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 74.3%
Unemployment Rate:16.8%
Median Household Income$49457
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38040
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time35.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range584 - 594 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.61291900, -87.55116400

Zip Code 60409 Description

Zip Code 60409 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60409 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60409 is CALUMET CITY, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60409 are contained within or border the city limits of Calumet City, IL, Burnham, IL, Lansing, IL, Dolton, IL, Hammond, IN, South Holland, IL, and Chicago, IL. The area code for zip code 60409 is 708. 60409 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60409 is 16.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher 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 60409 decreased to 37186 from 39065 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60409 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 60409 public schools is Black. 84.6% of students in 60409 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4919 13.13% 4934 +-0%
 Black Or African American 26296 70.19% 26023 +1%
 Hispanic 5539 14.79% 5574 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 86 0.23% 58 +48%
 Asian 116 0.31% 108 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 31 0% 31 -100%
 Two Or More Races 451 1.35% 451 +12%

Zip Code 60409 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.7%
 Black Or African American 74.3%
 Hispanic 22.2%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 60409 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3718639065
Male Population46.00%
Female Population54.00%
Total Households14037
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$49457
Income Under $50K Per Year50.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.00%
60409 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 2Robin KellyDemocrat
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60409 Illinois State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
29Thaddeus JonesDemocrat
33Marcus C. Evans Jr.Democrat
34Nicholas SmithDemocrat
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60409 Illinois State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
15Napoleon HarrisDemocrat
17Elgie SimsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$84492
Average Real Estate Sale Price$61569
Current Unemployment Level 16.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level17.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago19.2%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 60409 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16213039506065635544332241
Avg Max Temp (°F)31364759708084827664493659
Avg Precip (In.)1.931.652.753.693.894.363.783.813.412.853.322.6338.07
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60409
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours