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ZIP Code 60085

Primary City:Waukegan, IL (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Central (1:57am)
Area code: 224 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.35, -87.87
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60085

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60085. 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 60085. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60085, 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:
Waukegan, IL
Acceptable:
Park City

Stats and Demographics for the 60085 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60085 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 60085 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60085 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 71,714
Population Density 4,791 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,362
Median Home Value $125,500
Land Area 14.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.94 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,054
Median Household Income $41,006

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3,5823,2372,9432,8612,9063,1062,9772,8502,5242,4212,1311,6841,261683517392276212
Female3,4023,1392,8132,6732,6883,0092,8842,5442,3502,2092,0011,5801,185788595473400418
Total6,9846,3765,7565,5345,5946,1155,8615,3944,8744,6304,1323,2642,4461,4711,112865676630

Gender

 Male 36,563 51%
 Female 35,151 49%
Gender

Race

 White 30,957 43.2%
 Black Or African American 13,540 18.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 835 1.2%
 Asian 2,954 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 49 0.1%
 Other Race 20,428 28.5%
 Two Or More Races 2,951 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1511,3952,5462,6352,0091,042727306
Renter1,2243,3862,5382,0811,197452252113
Total1,3754,7815,0844,7163,2061,494979419

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,593 43%
 Single Guardian 5,940 27%
 Singles 5,296 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1,225 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,459 52%
 Households with Kids 10,595 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male722693733709646655659634643625614547584573571564589578559570
Female709686696652661640572622644575596576550516543570513504543526
Total1,4311,3791,4291,3611,3071,2951,2311,2561,2871,2001,2101,1231,1341,0891,1141,1341,1021,0821,1021,096

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60085 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60085 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60085 real estate data, the median home value of $125,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60085 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60085 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60085 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 69,797 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 701 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 726 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 464 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,160 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,651 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,243 46%
 Households Vacant 2,308 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,252 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 81 4%
 For Sale Only 332 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 560 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 535 4%
 1 Bedroom 3,754 31%
 2 Bedroom 4,865 40%
 3+ Bedroom 2,977 25%
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 $41,006 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60085 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 60085 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 20,431 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,934 29%
 No Earnings 16,183 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 20,431 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,934 29%
 No Earnings 16,183 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 27,188 89.3%
 Public transportation 1,092 3.6%
 Taxicab 52 0.2%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 785 2.6%
 Worked at Home 1,305 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 6,920 33.5%
 High School Graduate 9,837 47.6%
 Associate's degree 886 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,146 10.4%
 Master's degree 700 3.4%
 Professional school degree 138 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 47 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 15,161 82.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 969 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 2,181 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60085

ZIP Code 60085 is in the Waukegan Community Unit School District 60. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60085.

Robert E Abbott Middle School
1319 Washington St
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Miguel Juarez Middle School
201 North Butrick St
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Andrew Cooke Magnet Elementary School
522 Belvidere Rd
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Daniel Webster Middle School
930 New York St
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Carman-Buckner Elementary School
520 Helmholz Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Glen Flora Elementary School
1110 Chestnut St
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Glenwood Elementary School
2500 Northmoor Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Hyde Park Elementary School
1525 Hyde Park Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Lyon Magnet Elementary School
800 South Elmwood Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
North Elementary School
410 Franklin St
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
600 South Lewis Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Washington Elementary School
110 South Orchard Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Early Learning Center
540 South McAlister Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Epic North Shore
326 Julian St
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Epic - Aoec
1020 Glen Rock Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Whittier Elementary School
901 North Lewis Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Waukegan High School
2325 Brookside Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Academy of Our Lady
510 Grand Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Anastasia School
629 W Glen Flora Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Immanuel Evangelical School
1310 N Frolic Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lions Mathematics & Science Christian Academy
1011 Porter St
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shelia Daniels Christian Academy
422 10th St
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Martin De Porres High School
515 S Martin Luther King Jr Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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