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ZIP Code 60659

Primary City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Ridge
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (7:03pm)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.99, -87.70
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60659

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60659. 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 60659. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60659, 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 60659 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60659 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 60659 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60659 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,104
Population Density 18,795 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,198
Median Home Value $281,000
Land Area 2.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,744
Median Household Income $49,581

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5011,2911,1921,3261,4351,6221,5861,4441,3371,2891,1981,163898610449319223189
Female1,3681,3401,2121,1561,3271,5561,4381,3761,2961,2801,2461,183933683537398317386
Total2,8692,6312,4042,4822,7623,1783,0242,8202,6332,5692,4442,3461,8311,293986717540575

Gender

 Male 19,072 50%
 Female 19,032 50%
Gender

Race

 White 17,966 47.1%
 Black Or African American 3,398 8.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 188 0.5%
 Asian 10,932 28.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 3,985 10.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,621 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner356161,0661,2701,309789486222
Renter3911,6481,6541,4661,00448621686
Total4262,2642,7202,7362,3131,275702308

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,304 49%
 Single Guardian 2,671 21%
 Singles 2,861 22%
 Singles With Roommate 908 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,015 63%
 Households with Kids 4,729 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male304323302275271247254233286216245236226269279273284241249249
Female273255284297269273265270263246254239223250220224237236239240
Total577578586572540520519503549462499475449519499497521477488489

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60659 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 60659 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60659 real estate data, the median home value of $281,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60659 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60659 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60659 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,706 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 244 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 144 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,229 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,564 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,951 49%
 Households Vacant 1,454 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 713 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 34 2%
 For Sale Only 205 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 380 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 207 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,874 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,682 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,737 27%
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 $49,581 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60659 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 60659 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. However, that is not the case in 60659. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 12,640 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,108 23%
 No Earnings 10,776 35%
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 12,640 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,108 23%
 No Earnings 10,776 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,132 74.8%
 Public transportation 2,590 14.8%
 Taxicab 67 0.4%
 Motorcycle 6 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,242 7.1%
 Worked at Home 508 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 2,115 16%
 High School Graduate 5,351 40%
 Associate's degree 765 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,468 26%
 Master's degree 1,131 8%
 Professional school degree 344 3%
 Doctorate degree 202 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,692 70.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,291 15.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,137 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60659

ZIP Code 60659 is in the City of Chicago School District 299. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60659.

Clinton Elementary School
6110 North Fairfield Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Jamieson Elementary School
5650 North Mozart St
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Solomon Elementary School
6206 North Hamlin Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Stone Elementary Scholastic Academy
6239 North Leavitt St
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Mather High School
5835 North Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Northside Learning Center
3730 West Bryn Mawr Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
St Philip Lutheran School
2500 W Bryn Mawr Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Misericordia School
2060 W Granville Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Icc Full Time School
5933 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stuart G Ferst School
6050 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lubavitch Girls High School
6350 N Whipple St
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Hanna Sacks Bais Yaakov High School
3021 W Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Bais Yaakov High School
3333 W Peterson Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Joan Dachs Bais Yaakov Elementary School
6110 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshivas Tiferes Tzvi
6122 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshivas Meor Hatorah of Chicago
3635 W Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Bnos Rabbeinu High School
6236 N Sacramento
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Children'S World Daycare Center
5911 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Little Harvard Academy
2708 W Peterson Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Yaakov Hebrew Parochial
3200 W Peterson Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Georges Sunshine Preschool & Kindergarten
2100 W Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Winnie-The-Pooh Preschool
6043 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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