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ZIP Code 60070

Primary City:Prospect Heights, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (10:13pm)
Coordinates:42.11, -87.92
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60070

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60070. 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 60070. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60070, 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:
Prospect Heights, IL
Acceptable:
Prospect Hts

Stats and Demographics for the 60070 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60070 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 60070 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60070 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,001
Population Density 4,442 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,382
Median Home Value $269,700
Land Area 3.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,030
Median Household Income $61,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male582529490411513695668522532551610528404313201168152115
Female560499468447434667552490499537613546465318275230230187
Total1,1421,0289588589471,3621,2201,0121,0311,0881,2231,074869631476398382302

Gender

 Male 7,984 50%
 Female 8,017 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,005 75.0%
 Black Or African American 246 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 109 0.7%
 Asian 1,266 7.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 2,037 12.7%
 Two Or More Races 336 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner323976059851,007599492166
Renter12370242927312462259
Total1551,0991,0341,2581,131661517175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,396 56%
 Single Guardian 785 13%
 Singles 1,503 25%
 Singles With Roommate 346 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,065 67%
 Households with Kids 1,965 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11012210911397108120100104989995961027895907375101
Female12613399991128691101109939779971029689102916963
Total236255208212209194211201213191196174193204174184192164144164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60070 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 60070 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 60070 real estate data, the median home value of $269,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60070 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60070 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60070 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,915 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 86 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,952 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,331 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,747 27%
 Households Vacant 352 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 106 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 94 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 110 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 716 43%
 2 Bedroom 822 50%
 3+ Bedroom 109 7%
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 $61,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60070 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 60070 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,546 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,234 25%
 No Earnings 3,936 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 5,546 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,234 25%
 No Earnings 3,936 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,840 89.6%
 Public transportation 173 2.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 0.7%
 Worked at Home 571 7.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 903 16%
 High School Graduate 2,296 41%
 Associate's degree 244 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,419 26%
 Master's degree 399 7%
 Professional school degree 201 4%
 Doctorate degree 96 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,474 83.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 300 10.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 180 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60070

ZIP Code 60070 is in the Prospect Heights School District 23. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60070.

Anne Sullivan Elementary School
700 North Schoenbeck Rd
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prospect Heights School District 23
Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School
700 North Schoenbeck Rd
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prospect Heights School District 23
Betsy Ross Elementary School
700 North Schoenbeck Rd
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prospect Heights School District 23
Macarthur Middle School
700 North Schoenbeck Rd
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prospect Heights School District 23
Deaf/Hard of Hearing (dist 23)
700 North Schoenbeck Rd
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District
St Alphonsus Liguori School
411 N Wheeling Rd Frnt 1
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Care for Kids
670 N Milwaukee Ave
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jfh Educational Academy West
1001 Oak Ave
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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