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ZIP Code 60661

Primary City:Chicago, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Loop|Near West Side
County: Cook County
Timezone: Central (5:33pm)
Area code: 312 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.883, -87.644
ZIP (~1100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 60661

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 60661. 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 60661. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 60661, 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:
Chicago, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 60661 ZIP Code

ZIP code 60661 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 60661 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 60661 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,792
Population Density 26,223 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,866
Median Home Value $340,400
Land Area 0.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,016
Median Household Income $93,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male158258864261,1558584032401621421229550131145
Female14342121355791,12576930318414713610888348475
Total30167202211,0052,2801,6277064243092782301838421151110

Gender

 Male 3,963 51%
 Female 3,829 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,905 62.9%
 Black Or African American 535 6.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.3%
 Asian 1,922 24.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 149 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 254 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4989949823615632111
Renter6331,71537220115541107
Total6822,61487043731173218

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,139 23%
 Single Guardian 158 3%
 Singles 2,789 56%
 Singles With Roommate 930 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,705 94%
 Households with Kids 311 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male403416128845031130324205741
Female4015171311897722422232438568
Total804933251916131275355255663142109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 60661 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 60661 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 60661 real estate data, the median home value of $340,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 60661 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 60661 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 60661 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,792 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,769 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 113 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,134 53%
 Households Vacant 850 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 421 49.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2.2%
 For Sale Only 94 11.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 256 30.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 5.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 682 21%
 1 Bedroom 1,922 60%
 2 Bedroom 539 17%
 3+ Bedroom 44 1%
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 $93,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 60661 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 60661 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 60661 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 60661 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 60661 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 4,863 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,517 21%
 No Earnings 772 11%
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 4,863 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,517 21%
 No Earnings 772 11%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,836 31%
 Public transportation 1,188 20%
 Taxicab 99 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,442 42%
 Worked at Home 297 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 60661 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 73 2%
 High School Graduate 289 9%
 Associate's degree 29 1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,420 46%
 Master's degree 780 25%
 Professional school degree 372 12%
 Doctorate degree 118 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 37 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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