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ZIP Code 62040

Primary City:Granite City, IL (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (4:33am)
Coordinates:38.73, -90.12
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62040

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62040. 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 62040. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62040, 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:
Granite City, IL
Acceptable:
Mitchell, Pontoon Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 62040 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62040 is located in southwest 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 62040 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62040 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,735
Population Density 983 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,464
Median Home Value $84,700
Land Area 44.50 sq mi
Water Area 8.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,669
Median Household Income $45,737

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3321,4611,4081,4911,4671,4681,3481,3561,3391,6761,7801,4291,160795640525393275
Female1,3171,2991,3101,4271,5261,5431,4151,4061,3611,6691,6821,4891,244948770780669537
Total2,6492,7602,7182,9182,9933,0112,7632,7622,7003,3453,4622,9182,4041,7431,4101,3051,062812

Gender

 Male 21,343 49%
 Female 22,392 51%
Gender

Race

 White 39,455 90.2%
 Black Or African American 2,114 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 164 0.4%
 Asian 270 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.0%
 Other Race 857 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 859 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2581,5421,9462,9592,5631,7031,350451
Renter5181,080894913618357350167
Total7762,6222,8403,8723,1812,0601,700618

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,918 45%
 Single Guardian 3,671 21%
 Singles 4,996 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,084 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,163 69%
 Households with Kids 5,506 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male255262284283300300316279266276274299271288304290294285318302
Female243285252282247266263241282262247259263279255322290280280300
Total498547536565547566579520548538521558534567559612584565598602

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62040 has a slightly less than average 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 62040 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62040 real estate data, the median home value of $84,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62040 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62040 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62040 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 43,448 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 158 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 129 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,292 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,480 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,897 25%
 Households Vacant 1,795 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 682 38.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 0.9%
 For Sale Only 303 16.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 101 5.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 1.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 670 37.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 127 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,244 25%
 2 Bedroom 2,109 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,484 30%
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 $45,737 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62040 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 62040 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,137 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,558 25%
 No Earnings 13,137 38%
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 13,137 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,558 25%
 No Earnings 13,137 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,869 93.9%
 Public transportation 386 2.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 60 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 249 1.3%
 Worked at Home 466 2.4%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,852 12.9%
 High School Graduate 9,742 68.0%
 Associate's degree 1,014 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,137 7.9%
 Master's degree 451 3.1%
 Professional school degree 110 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,592 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 627 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 653 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62040

ZIP Code 62040 is in the Granite City Community Unit School District 9. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62040.

Coolidge Middle School
3231 Nameoki Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Frohardt Elementary School
2040 Johnson Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Grigsby Middle School
3801 Cargill Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Maryville Elementary School
4651 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Mitchell Elementary School
316 East Chain of Rocks Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Niedringhaus Elementary School
2901 State St
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Worthen Elementary School
3200 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Wilson Elementary School
2400 Wilson Ave
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Prather Elementary School
2300 West 25th St
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Granite City Early Childhood Cntr
3201 East 23rd St
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Granite City High School
3101 Madison Ave
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Granite City Community Unit School District 9
Holy Family School
1900 Saint Clair Ave
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Elizabeth Elementary School
2300 Pontoon Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Metro East Montessori School
4405 Highway 163
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Coordinated Youth & Human Services
1611 W 3rd St
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Maryville Christian School
7110 State Route 162
Maryville, IL 62040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Central Baptist School
3940 Highway 111
Granite City, IL 62040
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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