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ZIP Code 60087

Primary City:Waukegan, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Waukegan
County: Lake County
Timezone: Central (6:36am)
Area code: 224 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.41, -87.85
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60087

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60087. 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 60087. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60087, 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:
Beach Park

Stats and Demographics for the 60087 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60087 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 60087 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60087 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,978
Population Density 2,028 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,878
Median Home Value $152,600
Land Area 13.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,231
Median Household Income $56,122

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0541,0391,1141,01193698596992284792791576956638530919217587
Female1,0471,0321,0169759551,032958936901973996790619485363289213196
Total2,1012,0712,1301,9861,8912,0171,9271,8581,7481,9001,9111,5591,185870672481388283

Gender

 Male 13,202 49%
 Female 13,776 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,567 57.7%
 Black Or African American 4,154 15.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 330 1.2%
 Asian 845 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 4,992 18.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,078 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner626671,2121,5271,271794476134
Renter3759166275773401547623
Total4371,5831,8392,1041,611948552157

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,660 50%
 Single Guardian 2,061 22%
 Singles 2,056 22%
 Singles With Roommate 454 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,406 59%
 Households with Kids 3,825 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male185218216222184213221215206214200220235245219194227199172186
Female230209202214222210182208210197210206210193197192234168184203
Total415427418436406423403423416411410426445438416386461367356389

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60087 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60087 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 60087 real estate data, the median home value of $152,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60087 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60087 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60087 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,809 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 17 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 116 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,680 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,463 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,088 31%
 Households Vacant 647 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 296 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 142 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 159 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 3%
 1 Bedroom 895 31%
 2 Bedroom 1,177 41%
 3+ Bedroom 685 24%
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 $56,122 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60087 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 60087 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 9,148 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,186 25%
 No Earnings 6,034 30%
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 9,148 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,186 25%
 No Earnings 6,034 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,235 93%
 Public transportation 277 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 294 2%
 Worked at Home 283 2%
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 1,672 20.8%
 High School Graduate 4,535 56.4%
 Associate's degree 568 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 834 10.4%
 Master's degree 259 3.2%
 Professional school degree 152 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,544 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 754 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 724 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60087

ZIP Code 60087 is in the Beach Park Ccsd 3 School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60087.

Howe Elementary School
10271 West Beach Rd
Beach Park, IL 60087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beach Park Ccsd 3 School District
Clearview Elementary School
1700 Delaware Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Greenwood Elementary School
1919 North Ave
Waukegan, IL 60087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
H R Mccall Elementary School
3215 North McAree Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Jack Benny Middle School
1401 Montesano Ave
Waukegan, IL 60087
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
John S Clark Elementary School
601 Blanchard Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Little Fort Elementary School
1775 Blanchard Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Oakdale Elementary School
2230 North McAree Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waukegan Community Unit School District 60
Lake County Baptist School
1550 W Yorkhouse Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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