Zip Code 60605 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChicago
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code312
Current Population:24668
Racial Majority:White 56.61%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 31.9%
Unemployment Rate:18.9%
Median Household Income$64706
Average Adjusted Gross Income$132270
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.6 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range584 - 584 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.86851120, -87.62409973

Zip Code 60605 Description

Zip Code 60605 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60605 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60605 is CHICAGO, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60605 are contained within or border the city limits of Chicago, IL, . The area code for zip code 60605 is 312. 60605 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60605 is 18.9% 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 60605 increased to 24668 from 12423 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60605 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 60605 public schools is Black. 40.4% of students in 60605 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14683 56.61% 14613 +0%
 Black Or African American 5102 19.67% 4505 +13%
 Hispanic 1147 4.42% 1598 -28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.03% 31 -71%
 Asian 4278 16.49% 3238 +32%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.05% 9 +33%
 Other Race 58 0.06% 58 -74%
 Two Or More Races 616 2.67% 616 +12%

Zip Code 60605 Race/Ethnicity

 White 30.1%
 Black Or African American 31.9%
 Hispanic 22.1%
 Asian 10.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 60605 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2466812423
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households12703
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$64706
Income Under $50K Per Year39.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.00%
60605 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 7Danny K. DavisDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$534698
Average Real Estate Sale Price$400826
Current Unemployment Level 18.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 60605 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17223140506066655745342343
Avg Max Temp (°F)32374759708084837664493760
Avg Precip (In.)2.071.732.883.693.734.223.693.963.282.733.252.6237.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60605
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
South Loop
The Loop