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ZIP Code 60626

Post Office City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Rogers Park
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (4:10am)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.01, -87.67
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60626

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 60626. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 60626 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Chicago, IL
Unacceptable:
Rogers Park

Stats and Demographics for the 60626 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60626 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 60626 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 60626 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 50,139
Population Density 29,402 people per sq mi
Housing Units 25,517
Median Home Value $210,100
Land Area 1.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,545
Median Household Income $38,734

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 33


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,6431,6163,259
5-91,2121,1812,393
10-141,0439782,021
15-191,4591,6243,083
20-242,6193,0025,621
25-292,7562,6575,413
30-342,6212,4325,053
35-392,3262,0304,356
40-442,0801,5663,646
45-491,8101,5793,389
50-541,6341,4503,084
55-591,2771,3042,581
60-641,0221,0692,091
65-696506901,340
70-74462528990
75-79283396679
80-84213330543
85 Plus176421597

Gender

 Male 25,286 50%
 Female 24,853 50%
Gender

Race

 White 25,962 51.8%
 Black Or African American 12,963 25.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 299 0.6%
 Asian 3,621 7.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 42 0.1%
 Other Race 5,104 10.2%
 Two Or More Races 2,148 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24791,9582,037
25-341,3044,3715,675
35-441,7603,1904,950
45-541,4722,8034,275
55-641,1141,9343,048
65-744811,0301,511
75-84228492720
85 Plus86243329

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,641 25%
 Single Guardian 3,404 15%
 Singles 10,243 45%
 Singles With Roommate 3,257 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 17,685 78%
 Households with Kids 4,860 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1342322664
2343316659
3298318616
4292298590
5246250496
6223243466
7248258506
8245226471
9250204454
10225247472
11184191375
12211189400
13224184408
14199167366
15224180404
16241205446
17249216465
18307430737
194385931,031
204895691,058

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60626 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60626 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60626 real estate data, the median home value of $210,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60626 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60626 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60626 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 46,894 93.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 122 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 1,387 2.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,445 2.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 291 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,576 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 948 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 16,021 63%
 Households Vacant 2,972 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,863 63%
 Rented & Unoccupied 69 2%
 For Sale Only 347 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 55 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 111 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 527 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,910 18%
 1 Bedroom 7,102 45%
 2 Bedroom 4,347 27%
 3+ Bedroom 1,485 9%
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 $38,734 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 60626 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 60626 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 60626 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.

For more information, see Chicago, IL unemployment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 18,325 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,159 28%
 No Earnings 12,209 29%
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 18,325 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,159 28%
 No Earnings 12,209 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,464 43.5%
 Public transportation 10,721 40.7%
 Taxicab 104 0.4%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,414 9.2%
 Worked at Home 1,647 6.2%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 5,756 17%
 High School Graduate 12,344 36%
 Associate's degree 1,651 5%
 Bachelor's degree 8,561 25%
 Master's degree 4,438 13%
 Professional school degree 836 2%
 Doctorate degree 725 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,268 75.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 937 13.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 789 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60626

ZIP Code 60626 is in the following school districts: City of Chicago School District 299 and Private. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60626.

Chicago Math & Sci Elementary Charter
7212 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Jordan Elementary Community School
7414 N Wolcott Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Field Elementary School
7019 N Ashland Blvd
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Gale Elementary Community Academy
1631 W Jonquil Ter
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Kilmer Elementary School
6700 N Greenview Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
New Field Elementary School
1707 W Morse Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Sullivan High School
6631 N Bosworth Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Little People Daycare & Kindergarten
7428 N Rogers Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lake Shore School
6759 N Greenview Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Chicago Waldorf School
1300 W. Loyola Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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