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ZIP Code 62236

Primary City:Columbia, IL (View All Cities)
County: Monroe County
Timezone: Central (2:42am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.4, -90.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62236. 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 62236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62236, 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:
Columbia, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62236 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 62236 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62236 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,562
Population Density 230 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,029
Median Home Value $204,200
Land Area 54.63 sq mi
Water Area 2.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,804
Median Household Income $68,551

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male39345747742032132835836440955555446331021816413113294
Female349419496396340300347409503577576407306217188222179183
Total7428769738166616287057739121,1321,130870616435352353311277

Gender

 Male 6,148 49%
 Female 6,414 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,283 97.8%
 Black Or African American 46 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.1%
 Asian 69 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 55 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 91 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner263767211,090767445364115
Renter89218134172101517758
Total1155948551,262868496441173

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,973 62%
 Single Guardian 537 11%
 Singles 1,070 22%
 Singles With Roommate 224 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,135 65%
 Households with Kids 1,669 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6174831027385921031041018711469106979985776259
Female617274728672858690869995110106919079825455
Total122146157174159157177189194187186209179212188189164159116114

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62236 has a small 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 62236 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 62236 real estate data, the median home value of $204,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62236. Rentals in 62236 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,463 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 99 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,843 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,061 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 900 18%
 Households Vacant 225 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 99 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Sale Only 42 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 3%
 1 Bedroom 146 16%
 2 Bedroom 487 52%
 3+ Bedroom 271 29%
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 $68,551 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62236 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. Most commuters in 62236 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 4,399 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,402 24%
 No Earnings 3,034 31%
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 4,399 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,402 24%
 No Earnings 3,034 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,604 93.5%
 Public transportation 28 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 123 2.1%
 Worked at Home 236 3.9%
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 445 11%
 High School Graduate 1,837 45%
 Associate's degree 394 10%
 Bachelor's degree 966 24%
 Master's degree 258 6%
 Professional school degree 110 3%
 Doctorate degree 38 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,294 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 448 15.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 2.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62236

ZIP Code 62236 is in the Columbia Community Unit School District 4. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62236.

Columbia Middle School
100 Eagle Dr
Columbia, IL 62236
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbia Community Unit School District 4
Parkview Elementary School
1 Veterans Parkway
Columbia, IL 62236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia Community Unit School District 4
Eagleview Elementary School
113 South Rapp Ave
Columbia, IL 62236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia Community Unit School District 4
Columbia High School
77 Veterans Parkway
Columbia, IL 62236
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbia Community Unit School District 4
Immaculate Conception
321 S Metter Ave
Columbia, IL 62236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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