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ZIP Code 62206

Primary City:East Saint Louis, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: East St. Louis
County: St. Clair County
Timezone: Central (10:01pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.57, -90.16
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62206. 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 62206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62206, 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 Saint Louis, IL
Acceptable:
Cahokia, E Saint Louis, Sauget

Stats and Demographics for the 62206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62206 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 62206 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 62206 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,509
Population Density 1,178 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,649
Median Home Value $54,800
Land Area 14.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,595
Median Household Income $31,110

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male66769580578053147843545043852850342330217415412211353
Female675706752825588577619628581576599492368226209184153100
Total1,3421,4011,5571,6051,1191,0551,0541,0781,0191,1041,102915670400363306266153

Gender

 Male 7,651 46%
 Female 8,858 54%
Gender

Race

 White 5,653 34.2%
 Black Or African American 10,302 62.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.2%
 Asian 30 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 161 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 323 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5233457776666540234178
Renter153680655454302834211
Total2051,0141,2321,22096748538389

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,731 31%
 Single Guardian 2,294 41%
 Singles 1,283 23%
 Singles With Roommate 287 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,170 57%
 Households with Kids 2,425 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male130135140131129129145144148138176159172160172159161166122135
Female134128130132143138121138166163139134141175157181177159151124
Total264263270263272267266282314301315293313335329340338325273259

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62206 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 62206 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 62206 real estate data, the median home value of $54,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62206 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62206 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,262 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 247 1%
 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 2,120 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,095 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,380 36%
 Households Vacant 1,054 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 403 38.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 42 4.0%
 For Sale Only 251 23.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 0.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 332 31.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 254 10%
 2 Bedroom 865 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,438 56%
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 $31,110 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62206 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62206 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 62206 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 4,279 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,218 18%
 No Earnings 5,579 46%
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 4,279 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,218 18%
 No Earnings 5,579 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,315 91%
 Public transportation 267 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 148 3%
 Worked at Home 80 1%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 593 14%
 High School Graduate 3,110 75%
 Associate's degree 145 4%
 Bachelor's degree 252 6%
 Master's degree 34 1%
 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 3,831 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 227 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 542 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62206

ZIP Code 62206 is in the Cahokia Community Unit School District 187. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62206.

Cahokia School of Choice
1820 Jerome Ln
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
Estelle Sauget Academic Center
1700 Jerome Ln
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
Oliver Parks Elementary School
1900 Mousette Ln
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
Penniman Elementary School
300 Annunciation Ct
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
Huffman Elementary School
600 Saint Robert Dr
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
Maplewood Elementary School
600 Jerome Ln
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
Elizabeth Morris Elementary School
1500 Andrews Dr
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
Jerome Early Childhood Center
1825 Jerome Ln
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
Wirth School of Choice
1900 Mousette Ln
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
Cahokia High School
800 Range Ln
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
8th Grade Academy
1900 Mousette Ln
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
7th Grade Academy
1900 Mousette Ln
Cahokia, IL 62206
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187

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