Markets & Economy

ZIP code profile: 60061

Weiss Analytics predicts home price changes for 2016

The 60061 ZIP code comprises the city of Vernon Hill, about an hour drive from Chicago. The area sits inside Lake County and is known for its shopping malls, public parks and golf courses.

According to Best Places, the ZIP code has a population of 25,674 and an unemployment rate of 6.7 percent, and recent job growth is up 5.1 percent in 60061. The median home price is $271,500, with home appreciation last year reaching 8.1 percent.

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