Ford Heights strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Public Transportation Use
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Ford Heights to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
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|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
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|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
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|Nearest Medium City||6 miles SW of Hammond, Indiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||24 miles S of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||60411|
|Phone Area Codes||708|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|Jan Temp||16 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||36.3 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.98|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||87||2.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,294|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||96.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, Ford Heights, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Otto Mall (60411)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Ford Heights P.l.d.ric
800 EAST LINCOLN HIGHWAY
Ford Heights, Illinois
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Wellston, Missouri||87.4||22.8%||10.5%||5.4%||30||$22,625||8.1%||93.7%||2,460||39.1%||133.3||0.2%||10.2|
|2. Lindsay, California||87.1||14.1%||9.1%||5.2%||27||$24,934||11.1%||55.2%||10,297||39.9%||51.1||0.2%||8.9|
|3. Pahokee, Florida||86||18.9%||8.2%||6.4%||29||$26,265||9.5%||74.8%||5,985||32%||56.1||0.3%||14.4|
|4. Exeter, California||81.5||18.7%||11.1%||12.4%||24||$37,033||8.9%||30.3%||9,168||19.4%||59.1||0.1%||5.3|
|5. Hardeeville, South Carolina||80.6||23%||10.9%||5%||32||$31,625||9.3%||54.2%||1,793||31.8%||267.7||0.1%||11.2|
|6. Berkeley, Missouri||79.4||24.4%||11%||9.1%||24||$34,148||7.7%||79.4%||10,063||19.3%||59.4||0.2%||9.5|
|7. Maxton, North Carolina||74.9||26.6%||12.9%||11.9%||22||$30,039||7.8%||74.5%||2,551||28.5%||78.8||0.3%||9.4|
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