Chicago, IL 60640 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 60640: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chicago, IL 60640

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Cook County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.973, Longitude -87.667
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,804
  • PO Box Addresses: 652
  • Residential Addresses: 35,278
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 31,642
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,636

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

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Chicago, IL 60640 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 69,390
Daytime Population: Workers 22,695
Daytime Population: Residents 29,347
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 52,042
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 66,094
Population in Familes 33,904
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,296
Population Density2 25,137
Diversity Index3 73


Median Household Income $51,669
Average Household Income $76,930
Per Capita Income $41,953


Total Housing Units 39,442 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,708 (27.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 25,794 (65.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,940 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $280,614
Average Home Value $345,756


Total Households 36,502
Average Household Size 1.81
Family Households 11,776
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 0.37% 0.29%
Households 0.44% 0.31%
Families 0.16% 0.14%
Median Household Income   3.25%
Per Capita Income   3.63%

Chicago, IL 60640 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 60640 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 # 18 99th
Population Density # 9 99th
Diversity Index # 67 95th
Median Household Income # 819 41st
Per Capita Income # 116 92nd

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