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ZIP Code 60088

Primary City:Great Lakes, IL (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Central (6:19pm)
Coordinates:42.31, -87.85
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60088

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60088. 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 60088. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60088, 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:
Great Lakes, IL
Acceptable:
North Chicago

Stats and Demographics for the 60088 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60088 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 60088 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60088 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,761
Population Density 6,780 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,430
Land Area 2.32 sq mi
Water Area 1.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,085
Median Household Income $59,891

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 21

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male385241973,0255,0291,471595225103562821813000
Female3542361321,0141,46962333213266423222734320
Total7394772294,0396,4982,0949273571699860431547320

Gender

 Male 11,288 72%
 Female 4,473 28%
Gender

Race

 White 10,592 67.2%
 Black Or African American 2,864 18.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 130 0.8%
 Asian 706 4.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 37 0.2%
 Other Race 633 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 799 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner02201010
Renter1476032207925410
Total1476052227926420

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 829 76%
 Single Guardian 141 13%
 Singles 91 8%
 Singles With Roommate 24 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 320 29%
 Households with Kids 765 71%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7986718769554635362819191912193259242,0541,568
Female8061627051594751282724303120171112374600428
Total15914713315712011493866455434950323614371,2982,6541,996

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60088 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60088 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Rentals in 60088 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60088 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,603 22.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 12,155 77.1%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4 0.3%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2 0.1%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,079 75.5%
 Households Vacant 345 24.1%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 320 93%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 46 4%
 2 Bedroom 245 24%
 3+ Bedroom 749 72%
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 $59,891 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 60088 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 60088 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 60088 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 60088 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,634 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,867 32%
 No Earnings 458 4%
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 7,634 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,867 32%
 No Earnings 458 4%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,426 22.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5,885 55.0%
 Worked at Home 2,385 22.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60088 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0.0%
 High School Graduate 1,956 72.7%
 Associate's degree 340 12.6%
 Bachelor's degree 360 13.4%
 Master's degree 23 0.9%
 Professional school degree 13 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 641 64.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 7.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 272 27.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60088

ZIP Code 60088 is in the North Chicago School District 187. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60088.

Forrestal Elementary School
2833 East Washington Ave
Great Lakes, IL 60088
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Chicago School District 187
Learn Charter School 6 North Chicago Campus
601 D St Bldg 130h
Great Lakes, IL 60088
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Chicago School District 187

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