Zip Code 60637 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChicago
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code773 / 872
Current Population:49503
Racial Majority:African American 77.03%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 93.3%
Unemployment Rate:8.8%
Median Household Income$30244
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58620
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time32.6 Minutes
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range581 - 587 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.78104800, -87.60301400

Zip Code 60637 Description

Zip Code 60637 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60637 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60637 is CHICAGO, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60637 are contained within or border the city limits of Chicago, IL, . The area code for zip code 60637 is 773. 60637 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60637 is 8.8% 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 60637 decreased to 49503 from 57090 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60637 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 60637 public schools is Black. 90.1% of students in 60637 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7328 15% 6665 +10%
 Black Or African American 37630 77.03% 38652 -3%
 Hispanic 933 1.91% 1195 -22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 150 0.31% 68 +121%
 Asian 1938 3.97% 1919 +1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 70 0.05% 70 -64%
 Two Or More Races 932 1.73% 932 -9%

Zip Code 60637 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.3%
 Black Or African American 93.3%
 Hispanic 1.9%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 60637 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4950357090
Male Population44.40%
Female Population55.60%
Total Households19546
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
90.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
92.3%
Median Household Income$30244
Income Under $50K Per Year67.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.20%
60637 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 1Bobby RushDemocrat
Illinois District 2Robin KellyDemocrat
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60637 Illinois State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
5Lamont RobinsonDemocrat
25Curtis TarverDemocrat
32Andre ThapediDemocrat
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60637 Illinois State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
3Mattie HunterDemocrat
13Robert PetersDemocrat
16Jacqueline Y. CollinsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$199774
Average Real Estate Sale Price$133920
Current Unemployment Level 8.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 60637 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18233241516166655746352343
Avg Max Temp (°F)32384758708085837665503760
Avg Precip (In.)2.141.762.983.673.724.293.693.93.242.713.312.6338.03
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60637
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours