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ZIP Code 60603

Primary City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Loop
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (4:27pm)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.880, -87.629
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60603

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60603. 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 60603. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60603, 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 60603 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60603 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 60603 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. 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 60603 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 493
Population Density 3,402 people per sq mi
Housing Units 749
Median Home Value $643,800
Land Area 0.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 187
Median Household Income $107,419

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 23

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male42117342925116811151251000
Female40071123441546810101331000
Total82188157734015121621252582000

Gender

 Male 181 37%
 Female 312 63%
Gender

Race

 White 353 71.6%
 Black Or African American 14 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 105 21.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.2%
 Other Race 9 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 11 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51781527500
Renter35481393200
Total4065212430700

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 55 29%
 Single Guardian 10 5%
 Singles 84 45%
 Singles With Roommate 38 20%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 176 94%
 Households with Kids 11 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21000000200100001799
Female20000000000000100323831
Total41000000200100101394740

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60603 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 60603 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 60603 real estate data, the median home value of $643,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60603. Rentals in 60603 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60603 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 306 62%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 187 38%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 67 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 10 1%
 Renter Occupied Households 110 15%
 Households Vacant 562 75%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 83 14.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 373 66.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 89 15.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 1.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 12%
 1 Bedroom 90 37%
 2 Bedroom 121 49%
 3+ Bedroom 5 2%
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 $107,419 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60603 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 60603 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 60603 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 60603 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 60603 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 394 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 271 31%
 No Earnings 212 24%
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 394 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 271 31%
 No Earnings 212 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 93 20%
 Public transportation 61 13%
 Taxicab 13 3%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 295 63%
 Worked at Home 10 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60603 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 19 8%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 114 46%
 Master's degree 65 26%
 Professional school degree 48 20%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60603

ZIP Code 60603 is in the City of Chicago School District 299. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60603.

Chicago International Charter
11 East Adams St
Chicago, IL 60603
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: City of Chicago School District 299

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