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ZIP Code 60620

Primary City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Auburn Gresham
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (10:27am)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.74, -87.66
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60620

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60620. 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 60620. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60620, 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 60620 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60620 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 60620 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60620 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 72,216
Population Density 10,191 people per sq mi
Housing Units 29,936
Median Home Value $138,800
Land Area 7.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 26,058
Median Household Income $31,753

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,2672,2722,6852,9942,1751,8291,6881,7451,8942,3262,2271,8931,5301,2581,126897603407
Female2,1692,3382,7633,1462,5322,3342,1802,5472,4432,8392,9752,4632,4042,0301,8521,4801,056849
Total4,4364,6105,4486,1404,7074,1633,8684,2924,3375,1655,2024,3563,9343,2882,9782,3771,6591,256

Gender

 Male 31,816 44%
 Female 40,400 56%
Gender

Race

 White 347 0.5%
 Black Or African American 70,815 98.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 117 0.2%
 Asian 50 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 186 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 696 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner455421,5762,2282,5842,8852,173631
Renter5332,3002,7923,0482,2721,419778252
Total5782,8424,3685,2764,8564,3042,951883

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,847 22%
 Single Guardian 11,699 45%
 Singles 7,481 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,031 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 16,731 64%
 Households with Kids 9,327 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male439476457468416446439485486541524521548551629610640568547563
Female414459468405451452454502479525533516565624625656665607593569
Total8539359258738678988939879651,0661,0571,0371,1131,1751,2541,2661,3051,1751,1401,132

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60620 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60620 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60620 real estate data, the median home value of $138,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60620 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60620 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60620 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 71,469 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 576 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 171 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,011 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,653 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 13,394 45%
 Households Vacant 3,878 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,810 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 102 3%
 For Sale Only 373 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 79 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,480 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 495 4%
 1 Bedroom 3,116 23%
 2 Bedroom 5,138 38%
 3+ Bedroom 4,859 36%
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 $31,753 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60620 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 60620 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 60620 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 15,043 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,275 23%
 No Earnings 29,289 51%
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 15,043 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,275 23%
 No Earnings 29,289 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,907 61.4%
 Public transportation 7,513 33.2%
 Taxicab 75 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 581 2.6%
 Worked at Home 577 2.5%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,954 20.5%
 High School Graduate 12,026 62.3%
 Associate's degree 1,231 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,389 7.2%
 Master's degree 521 2.7%
 Professional school degree 148 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 13,231 82.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,332 8.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,409 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60620

ZIP Code 60620 is in the City of Chicago School District 299. There are 32 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60620.

Barton Elementary School
7650 South Wolcott Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy
9300 South Princeton Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Cook Elementary School
8150 South Bishop St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Fort Dearborn Elementary School
9025 South Throop St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Gresham Elementary School
8524 South Green St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Harvard Elementary School
7525 South Harvard Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Kipling Elementary School
9351 South Lowe Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Oglesby Elementary School
7646 South Green St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Ryder Elementary Math & Sci Spec School
8716 South Wallace St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Jackson M Elementary School
917 West 88th St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Westcott Elementary School
409 West 80th St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Joplin Elementary School
7931 South Honore St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Morgan Elementary School
8407 South Kerfoot Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Cuffe Math-Sci Tech Elementary Academy
8324 South Racine Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Foster Park Elementary School
8530 South Wood St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Lenart Elementary Regional Gifted Center
8101 South La Salle St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Simeon Career Academy High School
8147 South Vincennes Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Goode Stem Academy High School
7651 South Honore St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
St Rita of Cascia High School
7740 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Sabina Academy
7801 S Throop St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Leo Catholic High School
7901 S Sangamon St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Resurrection Lutheran School
9349 S Wentworth Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Evangelical Christian School
9130 S Vincennes Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Beverly Hills Sda School
9356 S Justine St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Emmanuel Christian School
8301 S Damen Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jellybean Learning Center
8501 S Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pnuema Institute
400 W 76th St Rm 206
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Lolly-Pop Nursery School & Kindergarten
1656 W 87th St
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ezzard Charles School
7946 S Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lolly-Pop Nursery School & Kindergarten
9308 S Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Southwest Montessori Preschool & Kindergarten
8620 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Oakdale Christian Academy & Child Care
9440 S Vincennes Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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