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ZIP Code 62243

Primary City:Freeburg, IL (View All Cities)
County: St. Clair County
Timezone: Central (12:12am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.42, -89.90
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62243

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62243. 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 62243. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62243, 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:
Freeburg, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62243 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62243 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 62243 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62243 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,910
Population Density 112 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,408
Median Home Value $168,000
Land Area 52.62 sq mi
Water Area 2.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,307
Median Household Income $75,286

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14719819822915915013117019427129624117499100585935
Female1351821862041261421571722112802992261531251118986117
Total282380384433285292288342405551595467327224211147145152

Gender

 Male 2,909 49%
 Female 3,001 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,756 97.4%
 Black Or African American 22 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.3%
 Asian 21 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 13 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 74 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1615031653842725015355
Renter2885709338263032
Total4423538663146527618387

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,362 59%
 Single Guardian 330 14%
 Singles 516 22%
 Singles With Roommate 99 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,553 67%
 Households with Kids 754 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3326382431403643483442433643473959493544
Female2428333146253932403837393141375138483021
Total5754715577657575887279826784849097976565

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62243 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 62243 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62243 real estate data, the median home value of $168,000 is slightly higher 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 62243. Rentals in 62243 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62243 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,805 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 91 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,282 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 623 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 402 17%
 Households Vacant 101 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 49 12%
 2 Bedroom 210 53%
 3+ Bedroom 136 34%
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 $75,286 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62243 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 62243 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,099 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,324 27%
 No Earnings 1,514 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 2,099 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,324 27%
 No Earnings 1,514 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,823 90%
 Public transportation 85 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 97 3%
 Worked at Home 145 5%
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 170 7.8%
 High School Graduate 1,283 58.8%
 Associate's degree 248 11.4%
 Bachelor's degree 251 11.5%
 Master's degree 218 10.0%
 Professional school degree 6 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 739 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 153 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 69 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62243

ZIP Code 62243 is in the Freeburg Ccsd 70 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62243.

Freeburg Primary Center
650 South State St
Freeburg, IL 62243
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freeburg Ccsd 70 School District
Freeburg Elementary School
408 South Belleville St
Freeburg, IL 62243
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freeburg Ccsd 70 School District
Freeburg Community High School
401 South Monroe St
Freeburg, IL 62243
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Freeburg Chsd 77 School District
St Joseph School
2 N Alton St
Freeburg, IL 62243
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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