Zip Code 60827 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRiverdale
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code464 / 708
Current Population:27946
Racial Majority:African American 91.6%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 85.7%
Unemployment Rate:13.8%
Median Household Income$39986
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30920
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time39.4 Minutes
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range581 - 604 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.64569855, -87.61934662

Zip Code 60827 Description

Zip Code 60827 is located in the state of Illinois in the Chicago metro area. Zip code 60827 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 60827 is RIVERDALE, Illinois. Portions of zip code 60827 are contained within or border the city limits of Riverdale, IL, Chicago, IL, Calumet Park, IL, Blue Island, IL, Dolton, IL, Dixmoor, IL, Harvey, IL, and Calumet City, IL. Zip code 60827 is within area code 708 and area code 773. 60827 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 60827 is 13.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 9.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 60827 decreased to 27946 from 33209 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 60827 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 60827 public schools is Black. 93.5% of students in 60827 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 969 3.37% 866 +12%
 Black Or African American 26355 91.6% 25830 +2%
 Hispanic 1072 3.73% 906 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.06% 37 -57%
 Asian 0 0% 39 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 21 0% 21 -100%
 Two Or More Races 245 1.25% 245 +47%

Zip Code 60827 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.8%
 Black Or African American 85.7%
 Hispanic 12.7%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 60827 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2794633209
Male Population44.20%
Female Population55.80%
Total Households9637
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
93.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39986
Income Under $50K Per Year58.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.00%
60827 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 2Robin KellyDemocrat
Illinois District 1Bobby RushDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Illinois Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$102730
Average Real Estate Sale Price$40000
Current Unemployment Level 13.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level15.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 60827 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15213040506065645544332141
Avg Max Temp (°F)31364759718084827664483659
Avg Precip (In.)1.871.642.773.753.924.363.893.843.332.83.32.6338.1
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
CBSA Type60827
CBSA Population9739919
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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