Zip Code 60476 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameThornton
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code464 / 708
Current Population:2391
Racial Majority: 77.71%
Public School Racial Majority:White 56.9%
Unemployment Rate:9.9%
Median Household Income$56262
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51320
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time33.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range597 - 604 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.56617800, -87.60391400

Zip Code 60476 Description

Zip Code 60476 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60476 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60476 is THORNTON, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60476 are contained within or border the city limits of Thornton, IL, South Holland, IL, and Glenwood, IL. The area code for zip code 60476 is 708. 60476 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60476 is 9.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60476 decreased to 2391 from 2601 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60476 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60476 public schools is White. 20.4% of students in 60476 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2196 77.71% 1885 +16%
 Black Or African American 270 9.55% 222 +22%
 Hispanic 323 11.43% 205 +58%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 5 0.18% 21 -76%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 1 0.39% 1 +1000%
 Two Or More Races 54 0.74% 54 -61%

Zip Code 60476 Race/Ethnicity

 White 56.9%
 Black Or African American 18.5%
 Hispanic 20.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 60476 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population23912601
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households986
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$56262
Income Under $50K Per Year44.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.00%
60476 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 2Robin KellyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$111800
Average Real Estate Sale Price$78750
Current Unemployment Level 9.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 60476 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15202939505965635543322141
Avg Max Temp (°F)30364659708084827564483559
Avg Precip (In.)1.811.622.743.7744.463.953.813.312.813.322.6138.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60476
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours