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ZIP Code 60644

Primary City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Austin
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (3:52pm)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.88, -87.76
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60644

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60644. 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 60644. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60644, 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:
Rev.milton R.brunson Station

Stats and Demographics for the 60644 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60644 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 60644 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 60644 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 48,648
Population Density 13,885 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,620
Median Home Value $170,300
Land Area 3.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,512
Median Household Income $26,092

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8631,7921,9212,1171,5741,4091,3661,2541,3011,5851,6091,270999773610416240115
Female1,8081,6471,8442,2772,0591,9131,6751,6311,6531,8271,9381,5711,229982970673403334
Total3,6713,4393,7654,3943,6333,3223,0412,8852,9543,4123,5472,8412,2281,7551,5801,089643449

Gender

 Male 22,214 46%
 Female 26,434 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,301 2.7%
 Black Or African American 45,859 94.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 108 0.2%
 Asian 175 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 679 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 519 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner413146618289791,091692125
Renter6502,3972,3322,5671,9951,168538134
Total6912,7112,9933,3952,9742,2591,230259

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,182 19%
 Single Guardian 7,810 47%
 Singles 4,697 28%
 Singles With Roommate 823 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,814 59%
 Households with Kids 6,698 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male326386380386349355356361371370364391397399428452483389365346
Female367375359343331302348321345369369375369362441467474437458470
Total693761739729680657704682716739733766766761869919957826823816

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60644 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60644 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60644 real estate data, the median home value of $170,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60644 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60644 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 60644 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 47,165 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 54 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 48 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 918 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 463 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,516 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,215 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,781 60%
 Households Vacant 3,108 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,453 46.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 77 2.5%
 For Sale Only 247 7.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 0.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,289 41.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,375 12%
 1 Bedroom 2,216 19%
 2 Bedroom 4,129 36%
 3+ Bedroom 3,731 33%
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 $26,092 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60644 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 60644 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 60644 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 9,908 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,188 17%
 No Earnings 19,937 55%
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 9,908 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,188 17%
 No Earnings 19,937 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,807 57.8%
 Public transportation 4,690 34.7%
 Taxicab 88 0.7%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 558 4.1%
 Worked at Home 358 2.7%
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 3,679 29.0%
 High School Graduate 7,549 59.6%
 Associate's degree 505 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 665 5.2%
 Master's degree 190 1.5%
 Professional school degree 70 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,740 85.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 527 4.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,197 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60644

ZIP Code 60644 is in the City of Chicago School District 299. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60644.

Leland Elementary School
5221 West Congress Parkway
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Ellington Elementary School
243 North Parkside Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Armstrong L Elementary Math & Sci
5345 West Congress Parkway
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Emmet Elementary School
5500 West Madison St
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Howe Elementary School
720 North Lorel Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Key Elementary School
517 North Parkside Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
May Elementary Community Academy
512 South Lavergne Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Nash Elementary School
4837 West Erie St
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Spencer Technology Academy Elementary School
214 North Lavergne Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Depriest Elementary School
139 South Parkside Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Clark G R Elementary School
1045 South Monitor Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Catalyst Charter-Circle Rock Elementary School
5608 West Washington Blvd
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Plato Learning Academy Elementary School
5545 West Harrison St
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Act Charter Middle School
4826 West Erie St
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Clark Academy Prep Magnet High Schl
5101 West Harrison St
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Douglass Academy High School
543 North Waller Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Austin Bus & Entrepreneurship High School
231 North Pine Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Austin Polytechnical Academy High School
231 North Pine Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Voise Academy High School
231 North Pine Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Chicago Jesuit Academy
5058 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Christ the King Jesuit College Preparatory School
5088 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Little Folks Cottage Kindergarten & Nursery
5926 W Madison St
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Development Center
4920 W Madison St
Chicago, IL 60644
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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