Zip Code 60471 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRichton Park
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Secondary County: Will
Area Code464 / 708
Current Population:14101
Racial Majority: 13.34%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 90.1%
Unemployment Rate:18.2%
Median Household Income$60969
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45560
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time34.3 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range712 - 712 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.47760010, -87.74574280

Zip Code 60471 Description

Zip Code 60471 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60471 is primarily located in Cook County. Portions of 60471 are also located in Will County. The official US Postal Service name for 60471 is RICHTON PARK, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60471 are contained within or border the city limits of Richton Park, IL, Matteson, IL, University Park, IL, and Park Forest, IL. The area code for zip code 60471 is 708. 60471 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60471 is 18.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher 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 60471 increased to 14101 from 12855 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60471 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60471 public schools is Black. 68.3% of students in 60471 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1870 13.34% 1599 +17%
 Black Or African American 11117 79.3% 11517 -3%
 Hispanic 403 2.87% 497 -19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.09% 12 +0%
 Asian 412 2.94% 141 +192%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 19 0.15% 19 +11%
 Two Or More Races 308 1.31% 308 -40%

Zip Code 60471 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.7%
 Black Or African American 90.1%
 Hispanic 3.5%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 60471 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1410112855
Male Population45.30%
Female Population54.70%
Total Households5152
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$60969
Income Under $50K Per Year38.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.40%
60471 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 2Robin KellyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Illinois Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$115644
Average Real Estate Sale Price$103173
Current Unemployment Level 18.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54f - Valparaiso-Wheaton Morainal Complex
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 60471 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15202939505964635543322141
Avg Max Temp (°F)29354658708084827563483559
Avg Precip (In.)1.751.612.713.84.134.614.033.813.212.813.372.6238.46
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60471
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours