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ZIP Code 62059

Primary City:Lovejoy, IL (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: St. Clair County
Timezone: Central (9:45am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.62, -90.13
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62059

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62059. 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 62059. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62059, 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:
Lovejoy, IL
Acceptable:
Brooklyn
Unacceptable:
Stites

Stats and Demographics for the 62059 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62059 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 62059 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62059 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 746
Population Density 2,817 people per sq mi
Housing Units 325
Median Home Value $45,400
Land Area 0.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 299
Median Household Income $16,016

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5744202322201411121326171448681
Female35352435443123232620291822161213812
Total927944586651373438335535362020191613

Gender

 Male 320 43%
 Female 426 57%
Gender

Race

 White 19 2.5%
 Black Or African American 709 95.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 2 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 15 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0781522191910
Renter344231402812111
Total3449395550313011

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 35 12%
 Single Guardian 156 52%
 Singles 102 34%
 Singles With Roommate 6 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 184 62%
 Households with Kids 115 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1214121015885835255428545
Female38125106847635463469137
Total152224152514169159879117614141712

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62059 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 62059 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 62059 real estate data, the median home value of $45,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 62059 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62059 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 746 100%
 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 47 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 53 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 199 61%
 Households Vacant 26 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 15%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 73%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 30 16%
 2 Bedroom 92 48%
 3+ Bedroom 66 35%
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 $16,016 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 62059 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62059 has very few people that work at home. 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 62059 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 187 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 130 23%
 No Earnings 253 44%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 187 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 130 23%
 No Earnings 253 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 222 84%
 Public transportation 36 14%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 13 7%
 High School Graduate 119 65%
 Associate's degree 19 10%
 Bachelor's degree 31 17%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 145 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62059

ZIP Code 62059 is in the Brooklyn Ud 188 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62059.

Lovejoy Elementary School
800 Madison St
Lovejoy, IL 62059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brooklyn Ud 188 School District
Lovejoy Middle School
800 Madison St
Lovejoy, IL 62059
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brooklyn Ud 188 School District
Lovejoy Technology Academy
800 Madison St
Lovejoy, IL 62059
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brooklyn Ud 188 School District

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