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ZIP Code 60602

Primary City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Loop
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (12:23pm)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.883, -87.628
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60602. 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 60602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60602, 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:
Chicago, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60602 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 60602 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60602 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,204
Population Density 13,833 people per sq mi
Housing Units 791
Median Home Value $325,700
Land Area 0.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 569
Median Household Income $79,957

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11943810793553731363231402920531
Female1776621649143293828283134248633
Total2816101002711849866696460627453281164

Gender

 Male 582 48%
 Female 622 52%
Gender

Race

 White 858 71.3%
 Black Or African American 133 11.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 159 13.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 37 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13644650644781
Renter72112432812702
Total851768978765483

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 172 30%
 Single Guardian 25 4%
 Singles 270 47%
 Singles With Roommate 102 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 531 93%
 Households with Kids 38 7%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2241225002011000353018
Female53033301001212200194146
Total75445551021322203247164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60602 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60602 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 60602 real estate data, the median home value of $325,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60602 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60602 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 959 80%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 217 18%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 232 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 61 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 276 35%
 Households Vacant 222 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 84 38%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 97 44%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 143 33%
 1 Bedroom 174 41%
 2 Bedroom 85 20%
 3+ Bedroom 26 6%
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 $79,957 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60602 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 60602 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 60602 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 60602 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 60602 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. More commuters in 60602 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 582 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 565 42%
 No Earnings 183 14%
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 582 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 565 42%
 No Earnings 183 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 163 17%
 Public transportation 181 18%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 624 63%
 Worked at Home 15 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60602 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 148 30%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 142 29%
 Master's degree 73 15%
 Professional school degree 123 25%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 34 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 32%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60602

ZIP Code 60602 is in the City of Chicago School District 299. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60602.

Noble Street Charter High School
1 North State St Fl 7th
Chicago, IL 60602
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: City of Chicago School District 299

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