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ZIP Code 60657

Post Office City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lakeview
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (11:17am)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.94, -87.66
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60657

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 60657. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 60657 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:
Graceland

Stats and Demographics for the 60657 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60657 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 60657 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. 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 60657 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 65,996
Population Density 29,028 people per sq mi
Housing Units 41,483
Median Home Value $392,500
Land Area 2.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 37,865
Median Household Income $75,885

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 30


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,6471,5773,224
5-97547851,539
10-14436439875
15-19427475902
20-243,5095,0418,550
25-297,7989,03416,832
30-345,0734,5999,672
35-393,1732,5385,711
40-442,4001,7154,115
45-491,8751,2563,131
50-541,3171,1442,461
55-591,0939722,065
60-641,0431,1282,171
65-697008221,522
70-744655431,008
75-79350403753
80-84253368621
85 Plus223621844

Gender

 Male 32,536 49%
 Female 33,460 51%
Gender

Race

 White 57,316 86.8%
 Black Or African American 1,877 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 125 0.2%
 Asian 3,911 5.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.0%
 Other Race 1,197 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,540 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-241674,3484,515
25-343,99112,35016,341
35-443,7272,7966,523
45-542,4171,5283,945
55-641,8241,1532,977
65-741,1517501,901
75-845714811,052
85 Plus268343611

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,227 22%
 Single Guardian 1,604 4%
 Singles 19,535 52%
 Singles With Roommate 8,499 22%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 34,046 90%
 Households with Kids 3,819 10%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1382347729
2308320628
3247246493
4235223458
5179205384
6184197381
7140141281
8131133264
9120109229
1010691197
1195106201
128086166
139180171
146476140
156375138
166979148
177078148
188274156
19143169312
20285305590

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60657 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60657 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 60657 real estate data, the median home value of $392,500 is extremely 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 60657. Rentals in 60657 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60657 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Chicago, IL real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 65,460 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 138 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 70 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 328 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 11,626 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,490 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 23,749 57%
 Households Vacant 3,618 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2,131 59%
 Rented & Unoccupied 102 3%
 For Sale Only 449 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 90 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 411 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 435 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4,182 18%
 1 Bedroom 9,481 41%
 2 Bedroom 6,590 28%
 3+ Bedroom 3,017 13%
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 $75,885 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60657 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 60657 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 60657 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 60657 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 37,267 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,283 25%
 No Earnings 8,907 14%
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 37,267 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,283 25%
 No Earnings 8,907 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,717 36.7%
 Public transportation 23,239 48.1%
 Taxicab 294 0.6%
 Motorcycle 46 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,801 7.9%
 Worked at Home 3,186 6.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60657 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 1,103 2%
 High School Graduate 7,647 15%
 Associate's degree 1,635 3%
 Bachelor's degree 24,256 47%
 Master's degree 11,362 22%
 Professional school degree 4,304 8%
 Doctorate degree 1,601 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,710 39.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,284 53.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 300 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 60657

ZIP Code 60657 is in the following school districts: City of Chicago School District 299 and Private. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 60657.

Burley Elementary School
1630 W Barry Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Agassiz Elementary School
2851 N Seminary Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Hamilton Elementary School
1650 W Cornelia Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic Academy
3319 N Clifton Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Jahn Elementary School
3149 N Wolcott Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Nettelhorst Elementary School
3252 N Broadway St
Chicago, IL 60657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Chicago School District 299
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Academy
720 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Alphonsus Academy & Center for the Arts
1439 W Wellington Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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