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ZIP Code 60827

Primary City:Riverdale, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (10:00pm)
Coordinates:41.65, -87.63
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60827

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60827. 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 60827. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60827, 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:
Riverdale, IL
Acceptable:
Calumet Park, Chicago

Stats and Demographics for the 60827 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60827 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 60827 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 60827 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,946
Population Density 3,985 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,457
Median Home Value $100,300
Land Area 7.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,637
Median Household Income $33,108

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1281,1661,3631,4379117606906636867587925875293312291748567
Female1,0791,1211,3791,4141,1011,0831,0911,0461,0741,1111,119910737444329239164149
Total2,2072,2872,7422,8512,0121,8431,7811,7091,7601,8691,9111,4971,266775558413249216

Gender

 Male 12,356 44%
 Female 15,590 56%
Gender

Race

 White 1,164 4.2%
 Black Or African American 25,966 92.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.2%
 Asian 52 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 404 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 315 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner292967941,1601,077591286106
Renter2801,3591,2521,12673233116553
Total3091,6552,0462,2861,809922451159

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,281 24%
 Single Guardian 4,528 47%
 Singles 2,459 26%
 Singles With Roommate 369 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,243 54%
 Households with Kids 4,394 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male239237223226231196225257257264280267282270319332319258209213
Female229211230208200206215253247251272290270296294291304266259259
Total468448453434431402440510504515552557552566613623623524468472

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60827 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60827 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 60827 real estate data, the median home value of $100,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60827 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60827 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 60827 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,784 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 160 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,626 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 713 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,298 46%
 Households Vacant 1,820 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 714 39.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 40 2.2%
 For Sale Only 154 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 0.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 861 47.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 283 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,330 22%
 2 Bedroom 2,292 39%
 3+ Bedroom 2,011 34%
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 $33,108 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60827 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 60827 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 60827 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 6,921 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,706 22%
 No Earnings 9,547 45%
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 6,921 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,706 22%
 No Earnings 9,547 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,525 76%
 Public transportation 1,706 17%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 352 4%
 Worked at Home 267 3%
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. 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 973 14.6%
 High School Graduate 4,716 70.7%
 Associate's degree 446 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 372 5.6%
 Master's degree 123 1.8%
 Professional school degree 41 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,357 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 561 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 493 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60827

ZIP Code 60827 is in the Exc Children Have Opportunities School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60827.

Pace Elementary
14419 South Atlantic Ave
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Exc Children Have Opportunities School District
Burr Oak Elementary School
1440 West 125th St
Calumet Park, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calumet Public School District 132
Calumet Elementary School
1440 West Vermont Ave
Calumet Park, IL 60827
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Calumet Public School District 132
Burr Oak Academy
1441 West 124th St
Calumet Park, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calumet Public School District 132
Dubois Elementary School
330 East 133rd St
Chicago, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Carver Primary School
901 East 133rd Place
Chicago, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Aldridge Elementary School
630 East 131st St
Chicago, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Riverdale School
325 West 142nd St
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 148
Washington Elementary School
13900 South School St
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 148
Early Childhood Cntr
560 West 144th St
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 148
Park Elementary School
14200 South Wentworth Ave
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dolton School District 148
School Dist 133 Annex
150 West 137th St
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gen George Patton School District 133
Gen George Patton Elementary School
13700 South Stewart Ave
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gen George Patton School District 133
Carver Military Academy High School
13100 South Doty Ave
Chicago, IL 60827
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Washington Junior High School
13900 South School St
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Dolton School District 148
Cuddle Care Child Care Center
159 E 144th St
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Great Expectations Learning Center
104 W 144th St
Riverdale, IL 60827
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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