Zip Code 60470 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRansom
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: LaSalle
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:616
Racial Majority: 98.62%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.9%
Unemployment Rate:7.4%
Median Household Income$62044
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65650
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range669 - 748 ft.
Area42 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.17513100, -88.65014200

Zip Code 60470 Description

Zip Code 60470 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60470 is primarily located in LaSalle County. The official US Postal Service name for 60470 is RANSOM, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60470 are contained within or border the city limits of Ransom, IL, . Zip code 60470 is within area code 815 and area code 779. 60470 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60470 is 7.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60470 decreased to 616 from 687 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60470 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60470 public schools is White. 32.6% of students in 60470 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 572 98.62% 588 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 7 1.21% 24 -71%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.17% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 60470 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.9%
 Black Or African American 3.4%
 Hispanic 4.5%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 60470 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population616687
Male Population51.50%
Female Population48.50%
Total Households238
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$62044
Income Under $50K Per Year38.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.40%
60470 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$125800
Average Real Estate Sale Price$75944
Current Unemployment Level 7.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 60470 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13182838495963615341301939
Avg Max Temp (°F)30364862738385837765493560
Avg Precip (In.)1.691.632.813.644.184.013.633.282.733.082.4537.07
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Ottawa-Streator, IL
CBSA Type60470
CBSA Population154197
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours