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ZIP Code 62028

Primary City:Elsah, IL (View All Cities)
County: Jersey County
Timezone: Central (1:46pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.95, -90.33
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62028. 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 62028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62028, 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:
Elsah, IL
Unacceptable:
Chautauqua

Stats and Demographics for the 62028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62028 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 62028 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is small. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62028 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,276
Population Density 216 people per sq mi
Housing Units 499
Median Home Value $98,800
Land Area 5.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.91 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 342
Median Household Income $67,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male191928841623919162926403035327765
Female29312712116422272120383935322620777
Total48505520532661463749647965675827141312

Gender

 Male 603 47%
 Female 673 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,224 95.9%
 Black Or African American 11 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.3%
 Other Race 12 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21634625541186
Renter8331416201421
Total104948787555207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 198 58%
 Single Guardian 37 11%
 Singles 95 28%
 Singles With Roommate 12 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 247 72%
 Households with Kids 95 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male535233445510346554175356
Female548376657148682610277660
Total107135109109126141110147111444129116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62028 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62028 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62028 real estate data, the median home value of $98,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62028 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62028 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 804 63%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 472 37%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 152 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 82 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 108 22%
 Households Vacant 157 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 14.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 2 1.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 109 69.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 14.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 31 46%
 2 Bedroom 14 21%
 3+ Bedroom 22 33%
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 $67,938 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62028 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. 62028 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 62028 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 244 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 717 62%
 No Earnings 194 17%
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 244 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 717 62%
 No Earnings 194 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 338 54.1%
 Public transportation 1 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 260 41.6%
 Worked at Home 26 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 62028 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 2 0.7%
 High School Graduate 152 56.1%
 Associate's degree 24 8.9%
 Bachelor's degree 28 10.3%
 Master's degree 55 20.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 10 3.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 124 86.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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