Wheaton, IL 60187 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 60187: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wheaton, IL 60187

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,577
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,706
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,608
  • County: DuPage County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.858, Longitude -88.112
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wheaton, IL 60187 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 30,266
Daytime Population: Workers 21,256
Daytime Population: Residents 15,364
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 36,620
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.21
Population in Households 27,049
Population in Familes 23,000
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,217
Population Density2 4,538
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $88,024
Average Household Income $118,664
Per Capita Income $42,307


Total Housing Units 10,454 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,127 (68.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,849 (27.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 478 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $351,125
Average Home Value $409,541


Total Households 9,976
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 7,062
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.63% 0.46%
Households 0.65% 0.54%
Families 0.51% 0.45%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   2.19%

Wheaton, IL 60187 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 60187 to the other 1,377 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 141 90th
Population Density # 117 92nd
Diversity Index # 372 73rd
Median Household Income # 105 92nd
Per Capita Income # 109 92nd

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