Calumet City Information

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General Calumet City Information

State: Illinois

County: Cook County

Close cities: Greenwood, IL, Riverdale, IL, Cornell, IL, Harvey, IL, Phoenix, IL, Park Forest, IL, South Chicago Heights, IL, East Hazel Crest, IL, Lansing, IL, Thornton, IL, Dixmoor, IL, Chatham, IL, Steger, IL, Ford Heights, IL, Lynwood, IL, Dolton, IL, Essex, IL, Sauk Village, IL, Glenwood, IL, Chicago Heights, IL, Burnham, IL, Homewood, IL, South Holland, IL, Olympia Fields, IL, Burnside, IL

Calumet City Population (census data)
Total 37,064 (-4.4% since 2000)
Male 17,217 (46.5%)
Female 19,847 (53.5%)

Population Density: 5,102 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 102.6 (US Avg is 100)

Calumet City Elevation: 589 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1911

Land Area: 7.26 square miles

Median Household Income: $44,529

Zip Codes: 60409.

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Calumet City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (52.9%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (34.4%)
  • Hispanic (10.9%)
  • Other race (5.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Polish (12.7%)
  • German (6.5%)
  • Irish (5.1%)
  • Italian (3.8%)
  • Subsaharan African (1.7%)
  • English (1.6%)
Foriegn Born: 2,841 people (7.7%)
  • Latin America (67.6%)
  • Europe (19.1%)
  • Asia (13.2%)

Local Calumet City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Chicago State University, University of Illinois, DePaul University

Calumet City School Information

High Schools
Thornton Fractional North High School (755 Pulaski Road, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215 District)
Wentworth Junior High School (560 Superior Avenue, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Calumet City School District 155 District)
Middle Schools
Dirksen Middle School (1650 Pulaski Road, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Dolton School District 149 District)
Elementary Schools
Caroline Sibley Elementary School (1550 Sibley Boulevard, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Dolton School District 149 District)
Hoover Elementary School (1260 Superior Avenue, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Hoover-Schrum Memorial School District 157 District)
Lincoln Elementary School (410 W 157th Street, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Lincoln ESD 156 District)
Wilson Elementary School (560 Wentworth Avenue, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Calumet City School District 155 District)
Other/Private Schools
Carol Moseley Braun School (1655 153rd Street, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Dolton School District 149 District)
Schrum Memorial School (485 165th Street, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Hoover-Schrum Memorial School District 157 District)
Wentworth Intermediate School (530 Superior Avenue, Calumet City, IL, 60409 - Calumet City School District 155 District)

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