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ZIP Code 60301

Primary City:Oak Park, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (12:44pm)
Area code: 708 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.889, -87.798
ZIP (~900 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60301. 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 60301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60301, 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:
Oak Park, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60301 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 60301 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60301 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,539
Population Density 16,404 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,764
Median Home Value $187,200
Land Area 0.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,505
Median Household Income $61,367

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male61533641681421258877877660644231252236
Female56394240100162152107867584896359552948119
Total117927881168304277195163162160149127101865470155

Gender

 Male 1,134 45%
 Female 1,405 55%
Gender

Race

 White 1,571 61.9%
 Black Or African American 568 22.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 272 10.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 58 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 69 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner276677892794018
Renter782901711761144862114
Total80366238254206127102132

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 368 24%
 Single Guardian 177 12%
 Singles 825 55%
 Singles With Roommate 135 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,297 86%
 Households with Kids 208 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male161310711134131257611761298610
Female7121310101141042810715151075314
Total2325231721248231671516182221221613924

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60301 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60301 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60301 real estate data, the median home value of $187,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60301 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60301 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,513 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 325 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 127 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,053 60%
 Households Vacant 259 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 176 68%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 5%
 For Sale Only 20 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 73 9%
 1 Bedroom 446 52%
 2 Bedroom 300 35%
 3+ Bedroom 39 5%
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 $61,367 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60301 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. ZIP code 60301 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 60301 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 60301 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,014 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 375 20%
 No Earnings 514 27%
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 1,014 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 375 20%
 No Earnings 514 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 780 65%
 Public transportation 251 21%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 125 10%
 Worked at Home 48 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60301 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 14 2%
 High School Graduate 133 15%
 Associate's degree 39 4%
 Bachelor's degree 249 29%
 Master's degree 261 30%
 Professional school degree 128 15%
 Doctorate degree 45 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 183 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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