|Male Share of the Population||48.5%|
|Female Share of the Population||51.5%|
|Employed Population 16+||191|
|Age of the Population||37|
|% of people married||38.7%|
|Average household size||3|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||5.5%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$36,607|
|% Above Poverty Level||82.2%|
|% Below Poverty Level||17.8%|
|Average Commute Time||26 minutes|
|% Working from Home||1.6%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||1.6%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||31.8%|
|Median Gross Rent||$567|
|Median House Value||$51,600|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||11.2%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||17 miles S of Hammond, Indiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||36 miles S of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||60401|
|Phone Area Codes||708|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||15 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||38.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||12 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||40 inches|
|Station||INDIANA DUNES NAT LKSHR|
|Jan Temp||15 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||37.8 inches|
According to the US Postal Service, Beecher, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Eagle Lake (60401)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
660 PENFIELD STREET
Saint Xavier University, Chicago’s oldest Catholic university, has a long history of educating students to prepare them for professional success and lay the foundation for personal fulfillment.
Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.
Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.
BEECHER HIGH SCHOOL
528 MILLER ST
Serves 300 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5
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