Zip Code 60612 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChicago
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code312
Current Population:33472
Racial Majority: 19.9%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 78.1%
Unemployment Rate:10.1%
Median Household Income$31941
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55730
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time29.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range597 - 600 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.88051500, -87.68747700

Zip Code 60612 Description

Zip Code 60612 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60612 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60612 is CHICAGO, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60612 are contained within or border the city limits of Chicago, IL, . Zip code 60612 is within area code 312 and area code 773. 60612 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60612 is 10.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher 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 60612 decreased to 33472 from 37990 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60612 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60612 public schools is Black. 89.5% of students in 60612 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7083 19.9% 6513 +9%
 Black Or African American 21492 60.37% 20415 +5%
 Hispanic 5190 14.58% 4319 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 50 -100%
 Asian 1423 4% 1616 -12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 39 0.16% 39 +46%
 Two Or More Races 509 0.99% 509 -31%

Zip Code 60612 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.6%
 Black Or African American 78.1%
 Hispanic 17.3%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 60612 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3347237990
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households13070
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$31941
Income Under $50K Per Year66.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.30%
60612 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 7Danny K. DavisDemocrat
Illinois District 5Mike QuigleyDemocrat
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60612 Illinois State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
10Jawaharial WilliamsDemocrat
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60612 Illinois State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
5Patricia Van PeltDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$232042
Average Real Estate Sale Price$172648
Current Unemployment Level 10.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
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 60612 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16213039505965645644332242
Avg Max Temp (°F)31364759718084827664493660
Avg Precip (In.)1.941.692.83.743.744.153.784.043.332.733.212.637.73
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60612
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours