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ZIP Code 62226

Primary City:Belleville, IL (View All Cities)
County: St. Clair County
Timezone: Central (8:12am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.52, -90.00
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62226

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62226. 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 62226. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62226, 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:
Belleville, IL
Acceptable:
Swansea

Stats and Demographics for the 62226 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62226 is located in south 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 62226 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62226 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,744
Population Density 2,139 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,722
Median Home Value $118,100
Land Area 13.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,663
Median Household Income $51,267

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9619029299578561,0449018338971,0741,091942708516365358283225
Female9168738969469821,0649939451,0671,2371,2961,077806630517514546597
Total1,8771,7751,8251,9031,8382,1081,8941,7781,9642,3112,3872,0191,5141,146882872829822

Gender

 Male 13,842 47%
 Female 15,902 53%
Gender

Race

 White 21,039 70.7%
 Black Or African American 7,214 24.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.2%
 Asian 392 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 38 0.1%
 Other Race 218 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 778 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner921,0441,3141,9861,6931,002863350
Renter469989820799488315285154
Total5612,0332,1342,7852,1811,3171,148504

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,168 41%
 Single Guardian 2,463 19%
 Singles 4,264 34%
 Singles With Roommate 768 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,871 70%
 Households with Kids 3,792 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male179185214180174202182157187168202165198196192202199201163175
Female153217189179181159182169182166178173191188176208207179176148
Total332402403359355361364326369334380338389384368410406380339323

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62226 has a small 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 62226 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 2000s. Looking at 62226 real estate data, the median home value of $118,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62226 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62226 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62226 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,050 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 622 2.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 57 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,866 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,478 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,319 31%
 Households Vacant 1,059 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 437 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 218 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 328 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 161 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,150 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,988 49%
 3+ Bedroom 748 18%
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 $51,267 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62226 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. 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 62226 can expect to fall in that range. 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 10,687 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,599 23%
 No Earnings 7,800 32%
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 10,687 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,599 23%
 No Earnings 7,800 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,443 90.6%
 Public transportation 579 3.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 285 1.9%
 Worked at Home 507 3.4%
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 667 7%
 High School Graduate 5,188 54%
 Associate's degree 1,340 14%
 Bachelor's degree 1,459 15%
 Master's degree 590 6%
 Professional school degree 187 2%
 Doctorate degree 104 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,115 75.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 827 15.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 529 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62226

ZIP Code 62226 is in the St Clair Roe School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62226.

St Clair County Roe Safe School
1722 West Main St
Belleville, IL 62226
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: St Clair Roe School District
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
820 Royal Heights Rd
Belleville, IL 62226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Belleville School District 118
Union Elementary School
20 South 27th St
Belleville, IL 62226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Belleville School District 118
High Mount Elementary School
1721 Boul Ave
Swansea, IL 62226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: High Mount School District 116
Wolf Branch Elementary School
125 Huntwood Rd
Swansea, IL 62226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wolf Branch School District 113
Wolf Branch Middle School
410 Huntwood Rd
Swansea, IL 62226
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wolf Branch School District 113
West Jr High School
840 Royal Heights Rd
Belleville, IL 62226
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Belleville School District 118
St Mary St Augustine School
1900 W Belle St
Belleville, IL 62226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Althoff Catholic High School
5401 W Main St
Belleville, IL 62226
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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