Zip Code 60491 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHomer Glen
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Will
Area Code464 / 708
Alternate Zip Code NamesLOCKPORT
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesROMEOVILLE
Current Population:22743
Racial Majority: 91.4%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.3%
Unemployment Rate:15.7%
Median Household Income$94630
Average Adjusted Gross Income$95510
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time36.5 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range712 - 742 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.59949112, -87.95879364

Zip Code 60491 Description

Zip Code 60491 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60491 is primarily located in Will County. The official US Postal Service name for 60491 is HOMER GLEN, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60491 are contained within or border the city limits of Goodings Grove, IL, New Lenox, IL, Lockport, IL, and Orland Park, IL. Zip code 60491 is within area code 708, area code 815 and area code 779. 60491 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60491 is 15.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 16.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 60491 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60491 public schools is White. 19.6% of students in 60491 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 20688 91.4% 20835 -1%
 Black Or African American 169 0.75% 136 +24%
 Hispanic 1319 5.83% 1116 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.3% 14 +386%
 Asian 264 1.17% 407 -35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 25 0% 25 -100%
 Two Or More Races 206 0.56% 206 -38%

Zip Code 60491 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.3%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 8.6%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 60491 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population227430
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households7597
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
19.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
28.6%
Median Household Income$94630
Income Under $50K Per Year15.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year46.70%
60491 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 3Dan LipinskiDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$466573
Average Real Estate Sale Price$301435
Current Unemployment Level 15.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
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 60491 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14192838485863615342322040
Avg Max Temp (°F)30364760728185837665493660
Avg Precip (In.)1.661.582.623.754.014.3543.953.282.763.172.4737.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60491
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours