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ZIP Code 60478

Primary City:Country Club Hills, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (4:25pm)
Coordinates:41.56, -87.73
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60478

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60478. 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 60478. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60478, 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:
Country Club Hills, IL
Acceptable:
Cntry Clb Hls, Ctry Clb Hls, Tinley Park

Stats and Demographics for the 60478 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60478 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 60478 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 extremely 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 60478 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,833
Population Density 3,240 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,170
Median Home Value $149,100
Land Area 5.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,725
Median Household Income $60,157

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4656147108074794234214564885395784754013201981487451
Female493594791705466453522640646710764665586388255183130195
Total9581,2081,5011,5129458769431,0961,1341,2491,3421,140987708453331204246

Gender

 Male 7,647 45%
 Female 9,186 55%
Gender

Race

 White 1,651 9.8%
 Black Or African American 14,471 86.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.2%
 Asian 167 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 198 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 300 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner223628671,2661,16467027175
Renter121722921841221067070
Total345341,1591,4501,286776341145

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,442 43%
 Single Guardian 1,848 32%
 Singles 1,268 22%
 Singles With Roommate 167 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,348 58%
 Households with Kids 2,377 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male110968291121105120112156124117143150176183168185128143116
Female8711392111100109135102148120162153176180161154163122105116
Total197209174202221214255214304244279296326356344322348250248232

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60478 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 60478 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 60478 real estate data, the median home value of $149,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60478 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60478 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60478 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,716 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 101 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,181 68%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 516 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,028 17%
 Households Vacant 445 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 176 40%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 173 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 130 14%
 1 Bedroom 56 6%
 2 Bedroom 170 18%
 3+ Bedroom 566 61%
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 $60,157 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60478 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 60478 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. In 60478 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,422 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,817 22%
 No Earnings 4,815 37%
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 5,422 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,817 22%
 No Earnings 4,815 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,100 84.3%
 Public transportation 800 11.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 0.7%
 Worked at Home 290 4.0%
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 366 8%
 High School Graduate 2,627 56%
 Associate's degree 239 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,017 22%
 Master's degree 178 4%
 Professional school degree 167 4%
 Doctorate degree 82 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,857 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 553 15.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 214 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60478

ZIP Code 60478 is in the Country Club Hills School District 160. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60478.

Meadowview School
4701 179th St
Country Club Hills, IL 60478
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Country Club Hills School District 160
Zenon J Sykuta School
4301 180th St
Country Club Hills, IL 60478
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Country Club Hills School District 160
Nob Hill Elementary School
3701 168th St
Country Club Hills, IL 60478
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prairie-Hills Esd 144 School District
Hillcrest High School
17401 Pulaski Rd
Country Club Hills, IL 60478
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bremen Chsd 228 School District
Southwood Middle School
18635 Lee St
Country Club Hills, IL 60478
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Country Club Hills School District 160
St Johns Lutheran School
4231 183rd St
Country Club Hills, IL 60478
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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