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ZIP Code 62024

Primary City:East Alton, IL (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (6:21pm)
Coordinates:38.88, -90.09
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62024

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62024. 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 62024. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62024, 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:
East Alton, IL
Unacceptable:
Rosewood

Stats and Demographics for the 62024 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62024 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 62024 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62024 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,775
Population Density 1,567 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,581
Median Home Value $92,000
Land Area 6.24 sq mi
Water Area 1.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,201
Median Household Income $43,592

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male29728228530734634726131332635640735626322017012312873
Female279265273304295293288281319341358346321256190202168136
Total576547558611641640549594645697765702584476360325296209

Gender

 Male 4,860 50%
 Female 4,915 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,373 95.9%
 Black Or African American 129 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.2%
 Asian 36 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 39 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 176 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner36318443600558440379136
Renter1222102242512351228740
Total158528667851793562466176

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,823 43%
 Single Guardian 812 19%
 Singles 1,336 32%
 Singles With Roommate 230 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,024 72%
 Households with Kids 1,177 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6856615359545059605364535560636462546464
Female7456525259584056526238485669588361515152
Total14211211310511811290115112115102101111129121147123105115116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62024 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62024 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 62024 real estate data, the median home value of $92,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62024. Rentals in 62024 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62024 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,775 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 1,860 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,050 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,291 28%
 Households Vacant 380 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 113 29.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2.1%
 For Sale Only 80 21.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 3.4%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 148 38.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 1%
 1 Bedroom 277 24%
 2 Bedroom 713 61%
 3+ Bedroom 159 14%
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 $43,592 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62024 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Most commuters in 62024 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,656 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,262 28%
 No Earnings 3,185 39%
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 2,656 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,262 28%
 No Earnings 3,185 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,847 92.5%
 Public transportation 129 3.1%
 Taxicab 12 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 1.3%
 Worked at Home 116 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 450 13.3%
 High School Graduate 2,392 70.5%
 Associate's degree 306 9.0%
 Bachelor's degree 206 6.1%
 Master's degree 21 0.6%
 Professional school degree 5 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,214 84.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 98 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62024

ZIP Code 62024 is in the East Alton School District 13. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62024.

East Alton Middle School
1000 3rd St
East Alton, IL 62024
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Alton School District 13
Eastwood Elementary School
1030 3rd St
East Alton, IL 62024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Alton School District 13
Washington Elementary School
210 East Saint Louis Ave
East Alton, IL 62024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Alton School District 13

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