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ZIP Code 60629

Primary City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Chicago Lawn
County: Cook
Timezone: Central (8:38am)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.78, -87.70
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60629

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60629. 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 60629. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60629, 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
Acceptable:
Bedford Park
Unacceptable:
Bedford Pk, Chicago Lawn

Stats and Demographics for the 60629 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60629 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 60629 are primarily white. 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 parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60629 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 113,916
Population Density 16,726 people per sq mi
Housing Units 34,000
Median Home Value $159,700
Land Area 6.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 30,114
Median Household Income $40,650

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5,1375,3115,1694,9754,5934,6274,6004,2743,7473,3153,0652,4851,7881,180743490410331
Female5,1455,0625,0734,9824,5764,5034,4114,2333,6633,5603,2912,7622,0061,355984738631701
Total10,28210,37310,2429,9579,1699,1309,0118,5077,4106,8756,3565,2473,7942,5351,7271,2281,0411,032

Gender

 Male 56,240 49%
 Female 57,676 51%
Gender

Race

 White 46,722 41.0%
 Black Or African American 26,229 23.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 847 0.7%
 Asian 601 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.0%
 Other Race 36,418 32.0%
 Two Or More Races 3,076 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1832,1394,3834,4763,4271,645994578
Renter8483,1792,8932,4681,505808422166
Total1,0315,3187,2766,9444,9322,4531,416744

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14,100 47%
 Single Guardian 9,418 31%
 Singles 5,442 18%
 Singles With Roommate 1,154 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 13,965 46%
 Households with Kids 16,149 54%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1,0151,0131,0811,0391,0731,0631,0511,0821,0421,0491,0391,0211,0241,0361,0011,0241,0331,001916963
Female1,0291,0811,0351,0289621,0629621,0171,0591,0001,0599831,0399921,0451,0209931,005919919
Total2,0442,0942,1162,0672,0352,1252,0132,0992,1012,0492,0982,0042,0632,0282,0462,0442,0262,0061,8351,882

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60629 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60629 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 60629 real estate data, the median home value of $159,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60629 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60629 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60629 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 113,594 99.7%
 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 8 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 314 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 14,506 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,319 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,289 36%
 Households Vacant 3,886 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,474 37.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 65 1.7%
 For Sale Only 584 15.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 114 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 88 2.3%
 For Migrant Workers 5 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,556 40.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 348 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,669 21%
 2 Bedroom 4,563 36%
 3+ Bedroom 4,956 40%
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 $40,650 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60629 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 60629 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 60629 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 28,564 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20,239 25%
 No Earnings 32,383 40%
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 28,564 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20,239 25%
 No Earnings 32,383 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 33,252 78.2%
 Public transportation 6,905 16.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,391 3.3%
 Worked at Home 926 2.2%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10,791 35.7%
 High School Graduate 15,762 52.2%
 Associate's degree 1,375 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,691 5.6%
 Master's degree 445 1.5%
 Professional school degree 96 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 55 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 25,586 82.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,160 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 3,435 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60629

ZIP Code 60629 is in the City of Chicago School District 299. There are 27 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60629.

Catalyst Charter - Maria
6727 South California Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Eberhart Elementary School
3400 West 65th Place
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Hurley Elementary School
3849 West 69th Place
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Marquette Elementary School
6550 South Richmond St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Mckay Elementary School
6901 South Fairfield Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Morrill Elementary Math & Sci School
6011 South Rockwell St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Pasteur Elementary School
5825 South Kostner Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Peck Elementary School
3826 West 58th St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Tonti Elementary School
5815 South Homan Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Lee Elementary School
6448 South Tripp Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Fairfield Elementary Academy
6201 South Fairfield Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Sandoval Elementary School
5534 South Saint Louis Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Carson Elementary School
5516 South Maplewood Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Tarkington Elementary School
3330 West 71st St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Azuela Elementary School
4707 West Marquette Rd
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Gage Park High School
5630 South Rockwell St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Hubbard High School
6200 South Hamlin Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Hancock College Preparatory High School
4034 West 56th St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
St Turibius School
4120 W 57th St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Nicholas of Tolentine School
3741 W 62nd St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Mary Star of the Sea School
6424 S Kenneth Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Gall Elementary School
5515 S Sawyer Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Maria High School
6727 S California Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Nativity Bvm Elementary School
6820 S Washtenaw Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Queen of the Universe School
7130 S Hamlin Ave
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Young Scholars Developmental Institute Early Lrng
3038 W 59th St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Learning Circle
4250 W 63rd St
Chicago, IL 60629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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