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ZIP Code 62012

Primary City:Brighton, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (7:56pm)
Coordinates:39.0, -90.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62012

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62012. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 62012. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62012, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Brighton, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62012 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62012 is located in west Illinois and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 62012 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62012 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,654
Population Density 112 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,669
Median Home Value $125,800
Land Area 59.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,517
Median Household Income $64,492

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male172231277239160177167221238266284234208163120914835
Female175222238206154161176224249292259231207189111986566
Total347453515445314338343445487558543465415352231189113101

Gender

 Male 3,331 50%
 Female 3,323 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,492 97.6%
 Black Or African American 24 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.5%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 76 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2420142654446732616955
Renter277052633623277
Total5127147860750334919662

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,614 64%
 Single Guardian 308 12%
 Singles 498 20%
 Singles With Roommate 97 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,664 66%
 Households with Kids 853 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2937333746504548426249555358405352494532
Female2448423248453752404346494654425237492636
Total538575699495821008210595104991128210589987168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62012 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62012 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 62012 real estate data, the median home value of $125,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62012 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62012 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62012 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,597 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 57 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,503 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 709 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 305 11%
 Households Vacant 152 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 26 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 9%
 2 Bedroom 101 41%
 3+ Bedroom 125 50%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $64,492 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62012 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 62012. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,197 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,412 26%
 No Earnings 1,855 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,197 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,412 26%
 No Earnings 1,855 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,973 94.6%
 Public transportation 21 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 0.7%
 Worked at Home 113 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 242 10.4%
 High School Graduate 1,443 62.2%
 Associate's degree 218 9.4%
 Bachelor's degree 268 11.6%
 Master's degree 123 5.3%
 Professional school degree 21 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,142 83.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 163 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62012

ZIP Code 62012 is in the Southwestern Community Unit School District 9. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62012.

Brighton North Elementary School
201 East City Limit Rd
Brighton, IL 62012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southwestern Community Unit School District 9
Brighton West Elementary School
305 North Maple St
Brighton, IL 62012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southwestern Community Unit School District 9

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