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ZIP Code 60471

Primary City:Richton Park, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (4:25pm)
Coordinates:41.48, -87.73
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60471

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60471. 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 60471. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60471, 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:
Richton Park, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60471 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60471 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 60471 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60471 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,101
Population Density 2,938 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,574
Median Home Value $162,500
Land Area 4.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,152
Median Household Income $52,284

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male442510663655428388379433450413478370314207119723732
Female4305216325704244515206436336235955154302651561199985
Total8721,0311,2951,2258528398991,0761,0831,0361,073885744472275191136117

Gender

 Male 6,390 45%
 Female 7,711 55%
Gender

Race

 White 1,797 12.7%
 Black Or African American 11,607 82.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.1%
 Asian 141 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 172 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 361 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1326074885872431511435
Renter864795133952911949730
Total997391,2611,2531,01550921165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,936 38%
 Single Guardian 1,668 32%
 Singles 1,396 27%
 Singles With Roommate 152 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,976 58%
 Households with Kids 2,176 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male95858698837810311113513614012413113215015015111490100
Female1047899809799113107105132103127124146138130136917578
Total199163185178180177216218240268243251255278288280287205165178

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60471 has a small 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 60471 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 60471 real estate data, the median home value of $162,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60471. Rentals in 60471 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 60471 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,885 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 216 2%
 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 2,770 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 297 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,085 37%
 Households Vacant 422 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 197 46.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.4%
 For Sale Only 95 22.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 0.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 109 25.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 2%
 1 Bedroom 781 37%
 2 Bedroom 772 37%
 3+ Bedroom 503 24%
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 $52,284 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60471 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 60471 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 60471 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 60471. 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 4,867 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,554 23%
 No Earnings 3,926 35%
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 4,867 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,554 23%
 No Earnings 3,926 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,472 82.9%
 Public transportation 656 9.9%
 Taxicab 118 1.8%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 311 4.7%
 Worked at Home 46 0.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 311 7.7%
 High School Graduate 2,401 59.8%
 Associate's degree 326 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 632 15.7%
 Master's degree 306 7.6%
 Professional school degree 19 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,316 87.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 202 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 4.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60471

ZIP Code 60471 is in the Matteson Esd 162 School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60471.

Sauk Elementary School
4435 South Churchill Dr
Richton Park, IL 60471
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Matteson Esd 162 School District
Richton Square School
22700 Richton Square Rd
Richton Park, IL 60471
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Matteson Esd 162 School District
Neil Armstrong Elementary School
5030 Imperial Dr
Richton Park, IL 60471
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Esd 159 School District
Southland College Prep
4601 Sauk Trl
Richton Park, IL 60471
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Southland College Prep School District
Rich South Campus High School
5000 Sauk Trl
Richton Park, IL 60471
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rich Twp Hsd 227 School District
Immanuel Crossroads School
4800 Sauk Trl
Richton Park, IL 60471
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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