Zip Code 60617 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChicago
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code773 / 872
Current Population:84155
Racial Majority: 7.56%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 48.7%
Unemployment Rate:9.7%
Median Household Income$43572
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40280
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time36.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range581 - 584 ft.
Area18 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.70971000, -87.55720300

Zip Code 60617 Description

Zip Code 60617 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60617 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60617 is CHICAGO, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60617 are contained within or border the city limits of Chicago, IL, Hammond, IN, . The area code for zip code 60617 is 773. 60617 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60617 is 9.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60617 decreased to 84155 from 96288 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60617 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60617 public schools is Hispanic. 93.1% of students in 60617 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6248 7.56% 5635 +11%
 Black Or African American 44266 53.54% 46641 -5%
 Hispanic 31335 37.9% 30667 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.06% 145 -68%
 Asian 190 0.23% 180 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.01% 24 -67%
 Other Race 101 0.03% 101 -75%
 Two Or More Races 762 0.68% 762 -26%

Zip Code 60617 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.8%
 Black Or African American 48.6%
 Hispanic 48.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 60617 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population8415596288
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households28894
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
93.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$43572
Income Under $50K Per Year56.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.20%
60617 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 2Robin KellyDemocrat
Illinois District 1Bobby RushDemocrat
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60617 Illinois State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
25Curtis TarverDemocrat
26Kam BucknerDemocrat
33Marcus C. Evans Jr.Democrat
34Nicholas SmithDemocrat
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60617 Illinois State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
13Robert PetersDemocrat
17Elgie SimsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$96479
Average Real Estate Sale Price$81557
Current Unemployment Level 9.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago15.8%
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 60617 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17223140516066645645342342
Avg Max Temp (°F)32374759708084837664493760
Avg Precip (In.)2.081.732.873.673.764.33.73.863.322.773.312.6338
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60617
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours