Zip Code 60640 Demographic Data and Things to do

Zip code 60640 overview
Population73,786Male / Female Ratio1 : 0.95
Land Area2.41 sq. milesPopulation Density30,653.48 / sq. mile
Median Gross Rent $578Median Home Value$267200
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Zip Code 60640 Business Counts by Industry

Industry Type Count
Total of all sectors1322
Health Care and Social Assistance210
Retail Trade201
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services196
Accommodation and Food Services149
Other Services (except Public Administration)118
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing88
Finance and Insurance66
Wholesale Trade58
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services48
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation38
Manufacturing34
Construction32
Information32
Educational Services27
Transportation and Warehousing12
Management of Companies and Enterprises9
Industries not classified4

Chicago vs. Zip Code 60640 Comparative Analysis

Population
2.56% of Chicago residents live in zip code 60640. The average male population in Chicago is 31.81% lower then the male population of zipcode 60640. The average female population in Chicago is 23.49% lower then the female population of zipcode 60640. The largest racial group in zip code 60640 is white with 52.44%. Most residents occupy detached units with 4.9% of the total population of Chicago.
Families
The ratio of married couples to non-married couples in zip code 60640 is 1:0.51. This compares to the married to non-married couples ratio of 1:0.65 in Chicago. The highest number of families in zip code 60640 earn $30,000 or less. The highest number of families in Chicago earn $30,000 or less.
Household
The highest number of households in zip code 60640 earn $30,000 or less. The highest number of households in Chicago earn $30,000 or less. The largest household size in zip code 60640 is 1 person per household in comparison to that of 1 person in Chicago. Most residents of zip code 60640 speak English as their first language with Spanish being the second most spoken language. The same language statistics apply to Chicago.
Transportation
Most residents of zip code 60640 (52.45 percent) use car, track or van to go to work. Most residents of Chicago also use car, track or van to go to work with 65.08 percent.
Education
21.6% of the residents of zip code 60640 attend school. The school attendance in Chicago is 25.24%. Please note: this comparison does not take into account population of the area being analyzed. Areas with older population will generally have a smaller school attendance rate.
Real Estate
Owner to tenant house occupancy ratio in zip code 60640 is 1:3.25. The average owner to tenant house occupancy ratio in Chicago is 1:1.28. The largest number of housing units in zip code 60640 (35.34 percent) are 50+ unit residences. In comparison, most housing units in Chicago are detached unit residences with 24.8 percent.

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#759Top zip codes in America with the lowest number of families-to-population percentage

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Mapping
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Latitude
Longitude
Distance
41.9232
-87.8185
10.17 miles
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-87.8138
10.31 miles
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-87.8163
10.63 miles
41.9232
-87.8393
10.89 miles
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-87.8587
11.26 miles
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