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ZIP Code 60706

Primary City:Harwood Heights, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (5:59am)
Coordinates:41.97, -87.82
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60706

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60706. 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 60706. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60706, 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:
Harwood Heights, IL
Acceptable:
Chicago, Harwood Hts, Norridge

Stats and Demographics for the 60706 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60706 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 a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 60706 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60706 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,134
Population Density 7,822 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,669
Median Home Value $258,700
Land Area 2.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,130
Median Household Income $49,325

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male492498603738746708677644753819906794634446397424363337
Female444519575679703698642665737857973848735513613614620720
Total9361,0171,1781,4171,4491,4061,3191,3091,4901,6761,8791,6421,3699591,0101,0389831,057

Gender

 Male 10,979 47%
 Female 12,155 53%
Gender

Race

 White 20,684 89.4%
 Black Or African American 129 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.2%
 Asian 1,203 5.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 724 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 347 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner264208501,3341,3409841,175566
Renter119558505488331182141111
Total1459781,3551,8221,6711,1661,316677

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,628 51%
 Single Guardian 1,475 16%
 Singles 2,686 29%
 Singles With Roommate 341 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,806 75%
 Households with Kids 2,324 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male106959397938910499113124104112127136151143160150134128
Female9592927610689119100105110104113118130140148133147111137
Total201187185173199178223199218234208225245266291291293297245265

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60706 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 60706 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 60706 real estate data, the median home value of $258,700 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 60706. Rentals in 60706 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60706 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,732 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 393 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,736 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,959 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,435 25%
 Households Vacant 539 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 140 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 156 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 175 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 161 6%
 1 Bedroom 924 37%
 2 Bedroom 834 33%
 3+ Bedroom 585 23%
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 $49,325 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60706 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. 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 60706. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,505 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,029 20%
 No Earnings 8,620 43%
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 7,505 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,029 20%
 No Earnings 8,620 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,064 87.2%
 Public transportation 482 4.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 448 4.3%
 Worked at Home 388 3.7%
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 1,133 14.1%
 High School Graduate 4,769 59.1%
 Associate's degree 581 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,097 13.6%
 Master's degree 331 4.1%
 Professional school degree 138 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,480 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 221 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 336 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60706

ZIP Code 60706 is in the Norridge School District 80. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60706.

J Giles Elementary School
4251 North Oriole Ave
Norridge, IL 60706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norridge School District 80
J Leigh Elementary School
8151 West Lawrence Ave
Norridge, IL 60706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norridge School District 80
Pennoyer Elementary School
5200 North Cumberland Ave
Norridge, IL 60706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pennoyer School District 79
Union Ridge Elementary School
4600 North Oak Park Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union Ridge School District 86
Ridgewood Comm High School
7500 West Montrose Ave
Norridge, IL 60706
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District
Academy of St Priscilla at Divine Savior
7750 W Montrose Ave
Norridge, IL 60706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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