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ZIP Code 60409

Primary City:Calumet City, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (10:07am)
Coordinates:41.61, -87.55
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60409

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60409. 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 60409. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60409, 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:
Calumet City, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60409 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60409 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 60409 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60409 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,186
Population Density 4,994 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,708
Median Home Value $111,400
Land Area 7.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,037
Median Household Income $40,359

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3261,3611,6121,7081,1931,0309501,1301,1251,1831,125980720516398323242189
Female1,2531,3441,4741,5701,2561,1741,2731,4861,4081,4591,4601,241997701633509409428
Total2,5792,7053,0863,2782,4492,2042,2232,6162,5332,6422,5852,2211,7171,2171,031832651617

Gender

 Male 17,111 46%
 Female 20,075 54%
Gender

Race

 White 7,107 19.1%
 Black Or African American 26,271 70.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 233 0.6%
 Asian 116 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 2,742 7.4%
 Two Or More Races 710 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner726591,6532,0141,7121,019701328
Renter2611,1781,2881,175810612404151
Total3331,8372,9413,1892,5221,6311,105479

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,315 31%
 Single Guardian 4,777 34%
 Singles 4,406 31%
 Singles With Roommate 539 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,589 61%
 Households with Kids 5,448 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male262288254252269258275291268325323308346310348369350341300282
Female262241249256270249272270283295287310283299312369355269265247
Total524529503508539507547561551620610618629609660738705610565529

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60409 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60409 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 60409 real estate data, the median home value of $111,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60409 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60409 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60409 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,162 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 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 20 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,175 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,983 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,879 37%
 Households Vacant 1,671 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 579 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 2%
 For Sale Only 368 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 602 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 187 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,589 27%
 2 Bedroom 2,226 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,779 31%
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 $40,359 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60409 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 60409 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 60409 has very few people that work at home. 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 60409. 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 10,072 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,228 26%
 No Earnings 10,886 39%
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 10,072 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,228 26%
 No Earnings 10,886 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,036 84.8%
 Public transportation 1,452 10.2%
 Taxicab 81 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 469 3.3%
 Worked at Home 153 1.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,699 16.4%
 High School Graduate 6,718 64.7%
 Associate's degree 628 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 963 9.3%
 Master's degree 300 2.9%
 Professional school degree 67 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,535 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,065 11.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 711 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60409

ZIP Code 60409 is in the Lincoln Esd 156 School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60409.

Lincoln Elementary School
410 157th St
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln Esd 156 School District
Caroline Sibley Elementary School
1550 Sibley Blvd
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 149
Dirksen Middle School
1650 Pulaski Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 149
Carol Moseley Braun School
1655 153rd St
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 149
School of Fine Arts
1650 Pulaski Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 149
Creative Communications Academy
1650 Pulaski Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 149
S T E M Academy
1650 Pulaski Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 149
Schrum Memorial School
485 165th St
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hoover-Schrum Memorial School District 157
Hoover Elementary School
1260 Superior Ave
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hoover-Schrum Memorial School District 157
Wentworth Jr High School
560 Superior Ave
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Calumet City School District 155
Wentworth Intermediate School
530 Superior Ave
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calumet City School District 155
Wilson Elementary School
560 Wentworth Ave
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calumet City School District 155
Thornton Fractnl No High School
755 Pulaski Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Thornton Fractional Twp Hsd 215 School District
Grandma Jones Daycare
777 Sibley Blvd
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Nurturing Developmental & Learning Academy
525 Wentworth Ave
Calumet City, IL 60409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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