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ZIP Code 60616

Primary City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Douglas
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (4:25pm)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.84, -87.62
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60616

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60616. 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 60616. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60616, 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:
Twenty Second Street

Stats and Demographics for the 60616 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60616 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 60616 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is 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 60616 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 48,433
Population Density 11,966 people per sq mi
Housing Units 25,198
Median Home Value $288,100
Land Area 4.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,421
Median Household Income $44,258

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1479421,0031,4572,7842,6062,0801,6401,5131,5361,5381,3131,182865729519398268
Female1,2109449321,2172,2632,5312,0951,8481,6361,6141,6881,6501,361983864773691613
Total2,3571,8861,9352,6745,0475,1374,1753,4883,1493,1503,2262,9632,5431,8481,5931,2921,089881

Gender

 Male 23,520 49%
 Female 24,913 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,596 28.1%
 Black Or African American 12,592 26.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 118 0.2%
 Asian 19,317 39.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.0%
 Other Race 1,746 3.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,048 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1201,4921,6341,5501,426799529204
Renter1,1783,3052,1932,1621,7971,5051,156371
Total1,2984,7973,8273,7123,2232,3041,685575

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,747 31%
 Single Guardian 3,399 16%
 Singles 9,126 43%
 Singles With Roommate 2,149 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 16,920 79%
 Households with Kids 4,501 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male239220200186204207162167202210193193201206225209223313487450
Female236241222210189192187175201167181210178196204185209244375347
Total475461422396393399349342403377374403379402429394432557862797

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60616 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60616 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 60616 real estate data, the median home value of $288,100 is high 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 60616. Rentals in 60616 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60616 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,790 94.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 728 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,661 3.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 254 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,006 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,748 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 13,667 54%
 Households Vacant 3,777 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,639 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 43 1%
 For Sale Only 709 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 74 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 202 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,110 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,189 9%
 1 Bedroom 5,072 38%
 2 Bedroom 4,871 36%
 3+ Bedroom 2,325 17%
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 $44,258 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60616 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 60616 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 60616 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 60616. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 16,294 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,899 28%
 No Earnings 14,444 34%
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 16,294 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,899 28%
 No Earnings 14,444 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,052 58.2%
 Public transportation 6,214 25.7%
 Taxicab 98 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,865 11.9%
 Worked at Home 907 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 3,108 19%
 High School Graduate 5,875 37%
 Associate's degree 844 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,404 21%
 Master's degree 1,727 11%
 Professional school degree 645 4%
 Doctorate degree 350 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,511 69.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,617 24.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 386 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60616

ZIP Code 60616 is in the City of Chicago School District 299. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60616.

Perspectives Charter High School
1930 South Archer Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Drake Elementary School
2722 South King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Haines Elementary School
247 West 23rd Place
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Healy Elementary School
3010 South Parnell Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Pershing Elementary Humanities Magnet
3113 South Rhodes Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy
533 West 27th St
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Ward J Elementary School
2701 South Shields Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
National Teachers Elementary Academy
55 West Cermak Rd
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Doolittle Elementary School
535 East 35th St
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Williams Multiplex Elementary School
2710 South Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Williams Middle Prep Academy
2710 South Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Pershing West Elementary Magnet School
3200 South Calumet Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School
3000 South King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Graham R Training Center
2347 South Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Youth Connections Charter High School
10 West 35th St
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Young Womens Leadership Chartr High School
2641 South Calumet Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Chicago Hs for the Arts
3200 South Calumet Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Urban Prep Chtr Academy Bronzeville High School
2710 South Dearborn St 116
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
St Therese School
247 W 23rd St
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Santa Lucia School
3017 S Wells St
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Jerome School
2801 S Princeton Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
De La Salle Institute - Institute Campus
3434 S Michigan
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Pui Tak Christian School
2301 S Wentworth Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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