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ZIP Code 60304

Primary City:Oak Park, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (1:48pm)
Area code: 708 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.87, -87.78
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60304

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60304. 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 60304. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60304, 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 60304 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60304 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 60304 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60304 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,231
Population Density 11,244 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,085
Median Home Value $350,200
Land Area 1.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,630
Median Household Income $85,607

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male658620679547375471527648729630561580446259155886753
Female637711680558376549622783794725730654513315165112108106
Total1,2951,3311,3591,1057511,0201,1491,4311,5231,3551,2911,234959574320200175159

Gender

 Male 8,093 47%
 Female 9,138 53%
Gender

Race

 White 11,808 68.5%
 Black Or African American 3,461 20.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.2%
 Asian 800 4.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 421 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 711 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner104211,1161,1521,06848721491
Renter1206314943882651094717
Total1301,0521,6101,5401,333596261108

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,337 50%
 Single Guardian 1,156 17%
 Singles 1,755 26%
 Singles With Roommate 382 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,045 61%
 Households with Kids 2,585 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1391381161511221281161231311331511091431431291231271056354
Female106145121144164150146124127137136139148120133116157935950
Total245283237295286278262247258270287248291263262239284198122104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60304 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60304 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60304 real estate data, the median home value of $350,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60304. Rentals in 60304 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60304 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,230 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 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 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,798 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 761 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,071 29%
 Households Vacant 455 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 203 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 85 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 121 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 203 11%
 1 Bedroom 666 34%
 2 Bedroom 629 33%
 3+ Bedroom 433 22%
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 $85,607 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60304 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 60304 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 60304. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 6,354 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,715 28%
 No Earnings 3,096 24%
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 6,354 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,715 28%
 No Earnings 3,096 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,026 67.2%
 Public transportation 1,930 21.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 451 5.0%
 Worked at Home 552 6.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60304 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 120 2%
 High School Graduate 1,425 27%
 Associate's degree 205 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,788 34%
 Master's degree 1,074 20%
 Professional school degree 399 8%
 Doctorate degree 256 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,048 74.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 751 18.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 305 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60304

ZIP Code 60304 is in the Oak Park Esd 97 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60304.

Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
1111 South Grove Ave
Oak Park, IL 60304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oak Park Esd 97 School District
Irving Elementary School
1125 South Cuyler Ave
Oak Park, IL 60304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oak Park Esd 97 School District
Longfellow Elementary School
715 Highland Ave
Oak Park, IL 60304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oak Park Esd 97 School District
Ascension Elementary School
601 Van Buren St
Oak Park, IL 60304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Oakpark Montessori School
937 Garfield St
Oak Park, IL 60304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Abc Toon Town II
208 Harrison St
Oak Park, IL 60304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
West Suburban Montessori School
1039 S East Ave
Oak Park, IL 60304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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