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ZIP Code 62049

Primary City:Hillsboro, IL (View All Cities)
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Central (3:48am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.1, -89.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62049

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62049. 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 62049. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62049, 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:
Hillsboro, IL
Unacceptable:
Kortcamp, Schram City

Stats and Demographics for the 62049 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62049 is located in central 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 62049 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62049 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,470
Population Density 100 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,035
Median Home Value $89,000
Land Area 84.88 sq mi
Water Area 1.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,711
Median Household Income $48,026

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19021822125347152945744445041636127320016814610869105
Female181200191198172181177197194265249234196161164116124191
Total371418412451643710634641644681610507396329310224193296

Gender

 Male 5,079 60%
 Female 3,391 40%
Gender

Race

 White 7,438 87.8%
 Black Or African American 872 10.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 27 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 81 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 38 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner34184305429390340218118
Renter7815711311199424251
Total112341418540489382260169

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,425 53%
 Single Guardian 406 15%
 Singles 763 28%
 Singles With Roommate 117 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,889 70%
 Households with Kids 822 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5342244147425237404144434845394644675773
Female3229433236364639432848323746365534393428
Total8571677383789876836992758591751017810691101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62049 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62049 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 62049 real estate data, the median home value of $89,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62049. Rentals in 62049 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62049 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,353 75.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,919 22.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 190 2.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,126 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 892 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 693 23%
 Households Vacant 324 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 64 19.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.9%
 For Sale Only 34 10.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 10.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 173 53.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 4%
 1 Bedroom 268 36%
 2 Bedroom 213 29%
 3+ Bedroom 236 32%
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 $48,026 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62049 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. More commuters in 62049 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 1,999 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,600 17%
 No Earnings 5,709 61%
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 1,999 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,600 17%
 No Earnings 5,709 61%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,076 86.8%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 170 7.1%
 Worked at Home 143 6.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 1,299 23.7%
 High School Graduate 3,371 61.6%
 Associate's degree 465 8.5%
 Bachelor's degree 237 4.3%
 Master's degree 81 1.5%
 Professional school degree 7 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,216 93.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62049

ZIP Code 62049 is in the Hillsboro Community Unit School District 3. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62049.

Beckemeyer Elementary School
1035 Seymour Ave
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hillsboro Community Unit School District 3
Hillsboro Jr High School
909 Rountree St
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hillsboro Community Unit School District 3
Hillsboro High School
522 East Tremont St
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hillsboro Community Unit School District 3

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