Chicago, IL 60617 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 60617: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chicago, IL 60617

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Cook County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.716, Longitude -87.554
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,413
  • PO Box Addresses: 810
  • Residential Addresses: 26,224
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,184
    • Single Family Addresses: 22,040

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

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Chicago, IL 60617 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 82,768
Population in Households 82,487
Population in Familes 70,076
Population in Group Qrtrs 281
Population Density2 5,444
Diversity Index3 82


Median Household Income $40,360
Average Household Income $56,608
Per Capita Income $19,620


Total Housing Units 33,716 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,081 (47.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,452 (36.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,183 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $148,691
Average Home Value $164,673


Total Households 28,533
Average Household Size 2.89
Family Households 19,842
Average Family Size 4
  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 -0.23% -0.17%
Households -0.2% -0.19%
Families -0.29% -0.22%
Median Household Income   1.15%
Per Capita Income   2.06%

Chicago, IL 60617 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 60617 to the other 1,378 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 8 99th
Population Density # 85 94th
Diversity Index # 22 98th
Median Household Income # 1252 9th
Per Capita Income # 1304 5th

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