No. households: 7,465 Pct. change in no. households since 2000: 3.82 Average household income: $270,525 Average household net worth: $1,415,295
Lake Forest, 31 miles north of Chicago on Lake Michigan, is recognized for its natural beauty and excellent schools, notes the city. Local amenities include the Deerpath Golf Course (an 18-hole public course) and the 4,500-sq.-ft. Lake Forest Fitness Center, which has exercise equipment, aerobics studios, a squash court, and three racquetball courts. The predominant group in this Zip Code is elite couples and singles.