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ZIP Code 60426

Primary City:Harvey, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (4:13am)
Coordinates:41.61, -87.65
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60426

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60426. 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 60426. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60426, 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:
Harvey, IL
Acceptable:
Dixmoor, Markham, Phoenix

Stats and Demographics for the 60426 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60426 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 60426 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young 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 60426 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,594
Population Density 3,841 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,405
Median Home Value $84,500
Land Area 7.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,399
Median Household Income $26,080

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2021,2791,3531,3871,126896933883867845828726606474387262168104
Female1,1641,2661,2511,2951,0449561,006976903986980829735597476350220234
Total2,3662,5452,6042,6822,1701,8521,9391,8591,7701,8311,8081,5551,3411,071863612388338

Gender

 Male 14,326 48%
 Female 15,268 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,694 9.1%
 Black Or African American 22,950 77.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 89 0.3%
 Asian 223 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 3,121 10.5%
 Two Or More Races 506 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner693997701,0231,045920535168
Renter24699099293266738518870
Total3151,3891,7621,9551,7121,305723238

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,815 30%
 Single Guardian 3,917 42%
 Singles 2,233 24%
 Singles With Roommate 434 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,358 57%
 Households with Kids 4,041 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male218246248254274252237271245245245273302288245316270265291266
Female232223258251248237238254289265256236238256257262293246237200
Total450469506505522489475525534510501509540544502578563511528466

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60426 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60426 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60426 real estate data, the median home value of $84,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60426 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60426 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60426 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,342 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 192 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 60 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,440 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,489 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,470 39%
 Households Vacant 2,006 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 526 26.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 44 2.2%
 For Sale Only 179 8.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 0.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,229 61.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 207 4%
 1 Bedroom 859 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,444 31%
 3+ Bedroom 2,174 46%
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 $26,080 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60426 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. Residents in ZIP code 60426 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 60426. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,410 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,098 20%
 No Earnings 11,084 54%
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 5,410 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,098 20%
 No Earnings 11,084 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,516 81.7%
 Public transportation 710 8.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 52 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 434 5.4%
 Worked at Home 264 3.3%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,148 27%
 High School Graduate 5,118 64%
 Associate's degree 258 3%
 Bachelor's degree 404 5%
 Master's degree 79 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,955 85.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 407 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 641 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60426

ZIP Code 60426 is in the Harvey School District 152. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60426.

Riley Preschool
16001 Lincoln Ave
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harvey School District 152
Bryant Elementary School
14700 Main St
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harvey School District 152
Maya Angelou Elementary School
15748 Page Ave
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harvey School District 152
Holmes Elementary School
16000 Carse Ave
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harvey School District 152
Lowell-Longfellow Elementary School
15636 Lexington Ave
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harvey School District 152
Sandburg Elementary School
14500 Myrtle Ave
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harvey School District 152
Whittier Elementary School
71 East 152nd St
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harvey School District 152
Lincoln Elementary School
14100 Honore Ave
Dixmoor, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: W Harvey-Dixmoor Psd 147 School District
Washington Elementary School
15248 Lincoln Ave
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: W Harvey-Dixmoor Psd 147 School District
Martin L King Elementary School
14600 Seeley Ave
Dixmoor, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: W Harvey-Dixmoor Psd 147 School District
Rosa L Parks Middle School
14700 Robey Ave
Dixmoor, IL 60426
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: W Harvey-Dixmoor Psd 147 School District
Coolidge Middle School
15500 7th Ave
Phoenix, IL 60426
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Holland School District 151
Taft School
393 East 163rd St
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Holland School District 151
Brooks Middle School
14741 Wallace St
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Harvey School District 152
Thornton Township High School
15001 Broadway Ave
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Thornton Twp Hsd 205 School District
Jules Hutton Christian Institute
2 W 150th St
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Convent Christian Academy
15213 5th Ave
Phoenix, IL 60426
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Chilren'S Habilitation Center
121 W 154th St
Harvey, IL 60426
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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