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ZIP Code 60611

Primary City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (12:43pm)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.91, -87.61
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60611

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60611. 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 60611. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60611, 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
Unacceptable:
Fort Dearborn, Ontario Street

Stats and Demographics for the 60611 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60611 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 60611 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. 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 60611 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,718
Population Density 35,505 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,211
Median Home Value $464,400
Land Area 0.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,975
Median Household Income $85,642

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3571681361501,1042,2271,654943785743787832975732609404297201
Female3971711392291,5372,8051,5699218348869311,1411,197932666493386380
Total7543392753792,6415,0323,2231,8641,6191,6291,7181,9732,1721,6641,275897683581

Gender

 Male 13,104 46%
 Female 15,614 54%
Gender

Race

 White 22,479 78.3%
 Black Or African American 1,253 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.1%
 Asian 4,089 14.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 253 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 599 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1971,3931,2931,5602,0611,636950362
Renter1,3404,5301,292874722388250127
Total1,5375,9232,5852,4342,7832,0241,200489

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,862 26%
 Single Guardian 688 4%
 Singles 11,610 61%
 Singles With Roommate 1,815 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 17,905 94%
 Households with Kids 1,070 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8752704342323144192836212427253031253983
Female947858594643262927272328303131262630116160
Total1811301281028875577346555949545856565755155243

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60611 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60611 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 60611 real estate data, the median home value of $464,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 60611. Rentals in 60611 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60611 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,170 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 535 1.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,341 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,111 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,523 39%
 Households Vacant 5,236 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,172 22.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 71 1.4%
 For Sale Only 678 12.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 116 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,868 54.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 330 6.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,353 23%
 1 Bedroom 5,553 54%
 2 Bedroom 1,834 18%
 3+ Bedroom 490 5%
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 $85,642 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60611 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 60611 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 60611 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 60611 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 60611 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,257 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,245 22%
 No Earnings 7,847 28%
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 14,257 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,245 22%
 No Earnings 7,847 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,558 31%
 Public transportation 3,544 20%
 Taxicab 833 5%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6,650 37%
 Worked at Home 1,370 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60611 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 59 0.5%
 High School Graduate 1,350 11.1%
 Associate's degree 265 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 5,032 41.5%
 Master's degree 2,182 18.0%
 Professional school degree 2,466 20.3%
 Doctorate degree 777 6.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 357 46%
 Enrolled in Private School 374 48%
 Not Enrolled in School 42 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60611

ZIP Code 60611 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60611.

Near the Pier Development Center
540 N Lake Shore Dr Ste 2
Chicago, IL 60611
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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