60636 Zip Code Profile

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Welcome to CHICAGO, IL 60636

60636 is a densely populated, urban zip code in Chicago, Illinois. Median household income here ($27,727) is significantly lower than US average ($56,604). The population is primarily African-American, and mostly single. The average house value here ($120,900) is lower than in the Chicago-Naperville-Joliet metro area as a whole, so this could be a great place to look for housing bargains.

The average family income here is $39,071/year. This is less than the national average of $70,000/year. However, the national average number is a little misleading because there are some very wealthy Americans earning $50 million a year or more. (Wouldn't that be nice!) This pushes the national average higher than in would be without those edge cases. The median household income in the US (median, meaning half of US households make more and half make less) is at about $50,000/year. Median family income in 60636 is $30,278.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 60636 earn an average of $23,257/year. Women earn only $19,067/year.

13,751 people in 60636 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 60636? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living in 60636 is 46.6 minutes!

The median age here is 32. There are 18,976 men and 21,940 women. The median age for men is 29 while for women the median age is 35.

To give you a sense of the community, 31,574 people (out of the 40,916 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 10,673 homes, and 783 businesses every day. 315 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

60636 Zip code is located in the Central time zone at 42 degrees latitude (Fun Fact: this is the same latitude as Shenyang, China!) and -88 degrees longitude. It has an average elevation of 599 feet above sea level.

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  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 40,916
  • White Population: 689
  • Black Population: 39,786
  • Hispanic Population: 1,100
  • Asian Population: 93
  • Hawaiian Population: 11
  • Indian Population: 249
  • Male Population: 18,976
  • Female Population: 21,940
  • Median Age: 32
  • Median Age of Males: 29
  • Median Age of Females: 35
  • Geography

  • Region: Midwest
  • Division: East North Central
  • State: Illinois
  • CSA Name: Chicago-Naperville-Michigan City, IL-IN-WI
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Chicago-Naperville-Joliet IL-IN-WI
  • County: Cook
  • City: Chicago
  • Longitude: -87.7
  • Latitude: 41.8
  • Elevation: 600 feet above sea level
  • Area code: 312/773
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 13,388
  • Drive alone: 6,614
  • Carpool: 1,765
  • Public transit: 4,607
  • Ride bikes or walk: 315

  • Average commute time: 46.6 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 162
  •    5 - 9: 333
  •    10 - 14: 558
  •    15 - 19: 929
  •    20 - 24: 1,404
  •    25 - 29: 464
  •    30 - 34: 2,466
  •    35 - 39: 392
  •    40 - 44: 541
  •    45 - 59: 2,398
  •    60 - 89: 2,167
  •    90 plus: 1,574
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $120,900
  • Average Annual Household Income: $26,625
  • Businesses: 357
  • Employees: 3,694
  • Annual Payroll: $102,773,000
  • Average Family Income: $39,071
  • Median Family Income: $27,727
  • Average Income for Men: $23,257
  • Average Income for Women: $19,067
  • Other Stuff

  • County FIPS Code: 031
  • State FIPS Code: 17

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Schools in 60636 Zip Code

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Primary Schools
Altgeld Elementary
1340 W 71st St
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-3250
Bontemps Elementary
1241 W 58th St
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9175
Claremont Academy Elementary
2300 W 64th St
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-8110
Copernicus Elementary
6010 S Throop St
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9180
Davis, M Elem Academy
6723 S Wood St
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9120
Earle Elementary
6121 S Hermitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9130
Goodlow Elem Magnet School
2040 W 62nd St
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9365
Henderson Elementary
5650 S Wolcott Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9080
Otoole Elementary
6550 S Seeley Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9040
Randolph Elementary
7316 S Hoyne Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9015
Woods Elem Math & Science Academy
6206 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9250
Middle Schools
Johns Elem Community Academy
6936 S Hermitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9144
High Schools
Harper High School
6520 S Wood St
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9150
Lindblom College Prep H S
6130 S Wolcott Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9300
Southside Occupational Acad Hs
7342 S Hoyne Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9100
Other Schools
Anderson, S Elem Community Acad
6315 S Claremont Av
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9070
Bunche Elementary
6515 S Ashland Av
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9060
Lindblom Math & Science Acad Hs
6130 S Wolcott Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
(773) 535-9300

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Sex Offender Information

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In the 60636 zip code, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.isp.state.il.us/sor. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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