Zip Code 60642 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChicago
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code312
Current Population:18480
Racial Majority: 58.13%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 72%
Unemployment Rate:18.9%
Median Household Income$
Average Adjusted Gross Income$92520
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28.7 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range594 - 594 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.90110553, -87.65632801

Zip Code 60642 Description

Zip Code 60642 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60642 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60642 is CHICAGO, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60642 are contained within or border the city limits of Chicago, IL, . Zip code 60642 is within area code 312 and area code 773. 60642 can be classified socioeconically as a class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60642 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%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 60642 is while the majority ethnicity attending 60642 public schools is Hispanic. 91.6% of students in 60642 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11280 58.13% 10651 +6%
 Black Or African American 1666 8.59% 1973 -16%
 Hispanic 4767 24.57% 4627 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.14% 47 -40%
 Asian 1106 5.7% 810 +37%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 38 0.3% 38 +53%
 Two Or More Races 327 2.57% 327 +53%

Zip Code 60642 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3%
 Black Or African American 23.6%
 Hispanic 72%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 60642 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population184800
Male Population52.20%
Female Population47.80%
Total Households9047
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
91.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$
Income Under $50K Per Year%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year%
Income Above $100K Per Year%
60642 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 5Mike QuigleyDemocrat
Illinois District 7Danny K. DavisDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$399803
Average Real Estate Sale Price$373019
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 Zone
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion
Average First Frost Dates
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Zip Code 60642 Annual Climate Data

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Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60642
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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