Zip Code 60643 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChicago
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code773 / 872
Alternate Zip Code NamesCALUMET PARK
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesMORGAN PARK
Current Population:49952
Racial Majority:African American 73.33%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 90.7%
Unemployment Rate:9.7%
Median Household Income$62868
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65650
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time35.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range607 - 637 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.69941100, -87.66221800

Zip Code 60643 Description

Zip Code 60643 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60643 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60643 is CHICAGO, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60643 are contained within or border the city limits of Chicago, IL, Calumet Park, IL, Blue Island, IL, and Evergreen Park, IL. The area code for zip code 60643 is 773. 60643 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60643 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 60643 decreased to 49952 from 52568 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60643 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 60643 public schools is Black. 80.1% of students in 60643 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 11077 21.74% 10706 +3%
 Black Or African American 37367 73.33% 36981 +1%
 Hispanic 1440 2.83% 1302 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.06% 38 -16%
 Asian 110 0.22% 170 -35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 21 -100%
 Other Race 59 0.42% 59 +263%
 Two Or More Races 675 1.41% 675 +6%

Zip Code 60643 Race/Ethnicity

 White 6.1%
 Black Or African American 90.7%
 Hispanic 2.2%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 60643 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4995252568
Male Population45.30%
Female Population54.70%
Total Households18004
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$62868
Income Under $50K Per Year39.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.30%
60643 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 1Bobby RushDemocrat
Illinois District 3Dan LipinskiDemocrat
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60643 Illinois State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
27Justin SlaughterDemocrat
35Frances Ann HurleyDemocrat
36Kelly M. BurkeDemocrat
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60643 Illinois State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
14Emil Jones IIIDemocrat
18William CunninghamDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$212014
Average Real Estate Sale Price$143490
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 60643 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16223140516066645645342242
Avg Max Temp (°F)31374759718085827664493660
Avg Precip (In.)1.981.732.863.743.824.253.813.893.342.763.252.6738.09
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60643
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours