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ZIP Code 60005

Primary City:Arlington Heights, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (10:23pm)
Area code: 224 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.06, -87.98
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60005

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60005. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 60005. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60005, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Arlington Heights, IL
Acceptable:
Arlington Hts

Stats and Demographics for the 60005 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60005 is located in northeast Illinois and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 60005 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60005 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,308
Population Density 4,470 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,484
Median Home Value $293,300
Land Area 6.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,635
Median Household Income $69,484

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9329408357926951,0419751,0941,0391,0341,126909795551429391314316
Female8578828197026869699501,0151,0301,1701,110996862658608566521699
Total1,7891,8221,6541,4941,3812,0101,9252,1092,0692,2042,2361,9051,6571,2091,0379578351,015

Gender

 Male 14,208 48%
 Female 15,100 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,864 84.8%
 Black Or African American 563 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.2%
 Asian 2,303 7.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 997 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 508 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner488441,6141,9731,7211,168928388
Renter2571,021708590407269339360
Total3051,8652,3222,5632,1281,4371,267748

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,256 50%
 Single Guardian 1,327 11%
 Singles 4,387 35%
 Singles With Roommate 665 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,184 73%
 Households with Kids 3,451 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male184200189174205200173184178162147188186152187152168173112108
Female18916216218419816716216519014819016314916916317715512483112
Total373362351358403367335349368310337351335321350329323297195220

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60005 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60005 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 60005 real estate data, the median home value of $293,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60005. Rentals in 60005 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60005 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,098 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 184 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,047 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,637 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,951 29%
 Households Vacant 849 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 404 47.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2.0%
 For Sale Only 183 21.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 96 11.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 14.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,895 49%
 2 Bedroom 1,606 41%
 3+ Bedroom 313 8%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $69,484 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60005 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 60005 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 60005 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,384 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,393 26%
 No Earnings 7,685 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,384 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,393 26%
 No Earnings 7,685 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,499 84.4%
 Public transportation 994 6.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 473 3.2%
 Worked at Home 835 5.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 539 5%
 High School Graduate 4,380 41%
 Associate's degree 747 7%
 Bachelor's degree 3,109 29%
 Master's degree 1,272 12%
 Professional school degree 458 4%
 Doctorate degree 119 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,347 73.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,121 18.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 480 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60005

ZIP Code 60005 is in the Arlington Heights School District 25. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60005.

Dryden Elementary School
722 South Dryden Place
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington Heights School District 25
Westgate Elementary School
500 South Dwyer Ave
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington Heights School District 25
South Middle School
400 South Highland Ave
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Arlington Heights School District 25
Juliette Low Elementary School
1530 South Highland Ave
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Community Cons School District 59
Nw Suburban Etc Regional Pgms
2121 South Goebbert Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northwest Educational Council for Student Success School District
Forest View Alternative School
2121 South Goebbert Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Township Hsd 214 School District
Vanguard School
2121 South Goebbert Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Township Hsd 214 School District
Newcomer Center
2121 South Goebbert Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Township Hsd 214 School District
Our Lady of the Wayside School
432 S Mitchell Ave
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Arlington Montessori School
2025 S Goebbert Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Laureate Day School
2525 E Oakton St
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Metropolitan Preparatory Schools
2525 E Oakton St Ste D47
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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