Information For ZIP Code 60085 City Waukegan

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Location Information


Country : United States
State : Illinois
Counties : Lake
Founded : 1829
Incorporated (Town) : March 31, 1849
Incorporated (City) : February 23, 1859
Named for : Potawatomi: wakaigin(Fortress or Little Fort)
• Type : Mayor–council
• Mayor : Sam Cunningham
• City : 89,078
• Land : 24.26 sq mi (62.84 km2)
• Water : 0.24 sq mi (0.63 km2) 0.99%
Elevation[2] : 715 ft (218 m)
• Estimate (2019)[4] : 86,075
• Rank : 9th largest in Illinois[5]367th largest in U.S.[6]
• Density : 3,547.88/sq mi (1,369.84/km2)
• Metro : 9,472,676
Demonym(s) : Waukeganite
Time zone : UTC−6 (CST)
• Summer (DST) : UTC−5 (CDT)
ZIP Codes : 60079, 60085, 60087
Area code(s) : 847 & 224
FIPS code : 17-79293
U.S. Routes :
Major State Routes :
Waterways : Waukegan River
Airports : Waukegan National Airport
Website : www.waukeganil.gov