Chicago, IL 60606 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 60606: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chicago, IL 60606

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Cook County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.884, Longitude -87.638
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,335
  • PO Box Addresses: 173
  • Residential Addresses: 2,566
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,559
    • Single Family Addresses: 7

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Chicago, IL 60606 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,479
Daytime Population: Workers 106,118
Daytime Population: Residents 453
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 106,571
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 42.99
Population in Households 2,277
Population in Familes 869
Population in Group Qrtrs 202
Population Density2 12,346
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $99,121
Average Household Income $140,508
Per Capita Income $95,656


Total Housing Units 1,924 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 677 (35.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 958 (49.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 289 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $347,738
Average Home Value $377,917


Total Households 1,635
Average Household Size 1.39
Family Households 410
Average Family Size 2
  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 3.06% 2.61%
Households 3.39% 2.9%
Families 2.62% 2.68%
Median Household Income   3.25%
Per Capita Income   3.32%

Chicago, IL 60606 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 60606 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 # 629 54th
Population Density # 36 97th
Diversity Index # 197 86th
Median Household Income # 64 95th
Per Capita Income # 4 100th

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