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ZIP Code 60526

Primary City:La Grange Park, IL (View All Cities)
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (6:21am)
Coordinates:41.83, -87.88
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60526

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60526. 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 60526. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60526, 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:
La Grange Park, IL
Acceptable:
La Grange Pk
Unacceptable:
La Grng Pk

Stats and Demographics for the 60526 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60526 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 60526 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60526 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,576
Population Density 4,944 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,837
Median Home Value $326,500
Land Area 2.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,422
Median Household Income $69,198

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5383429812
5-9463453916
10-14500453953
15-19399368767
20-24259288547
25-29292304596
30-34291325616
35-39398457855
40-44433530963
45-495185671,085
50-545005191,019
55-59438435873
60-64318387705
65-69231280511
70-74153232385
75-79155269424
80-84182349531
85 Plus2567621,018

Gender

 Male 6,169 45%
 Female 7,407 55%
Gender

Race

 White 12,286 90.5%
 Black Or African American 527 3.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.1%
 Asian 261 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 237 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 245 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24108090
25-34249250499
35-44695247942
45-549422401,182
55-64792148940
65-7446483547
75-84451162613
85 Plus306303609

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,830 52%
 Single Guardian 619 11%
 Singles 1,778 33%
 Singles With Roommate 195 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,722 69%
 Households with Kids 1,700 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17794171
28779166
37383156
477100177
57388161
690101191
711189200
87874152
9111101212
1010275177
1187110197
1211894212
139287179
1410187188
158895183
169178169
178684170
188477161
19503484
20384179

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60526 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 60526 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 60526 real estate data, the median home value of $326,500 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 60526. Rentals in 60526 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60526 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,047 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 136 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 393 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,621 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,288 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,513 26%
 Households Vacant 415 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 164 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 131 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 1%
 1 Bedroom 496 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,098 57%
 3+ Bedroom 301 16%
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 $69,198 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60526 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 60526 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. Most commuters in 60526 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,394 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,734 26%
 No Earnings 3,488 33%
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 4,394 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,734 26%
 No Earnings 3,488 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,223 81%
 Public transportation 740 11%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 179 3%
 Worked at Home 318 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60526 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 138 3%
 High School Graduate 1,668 41%
 Associate's degree 330 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,223 30%
 Master's degree 448 11%
 Professional school degree 185 5%
 Doctorate degree 100 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,274 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 580 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 172 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60526

ZIP Code 60526 is in the Brookfield Lagrange Park School District 95. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60526.

Brook Park Elementary School
1214 Raymond Ave
La Grange Park, IL 60526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brookfield Lagrange Park School District 95
Forest Road Elementary School
901 Forest Rd
La Grange Park, IL 60526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Grange School District 102
Barnsdale Road School
920 Barnsdale Rd
La Grange Park, IL 60526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: La Grange School District 102
Park Junior High School
325 North Park Rd
La Grange Park, IL 60526
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: La Grange School District 102
St Louise De Marillac School
1125 Harrison Ave
La Grange Park, IL 60526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Nazareth Academy
1209 W Ogden Ave
La Grange Park, IL 60526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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