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ZIP Code 62248

Primary City:Hecker, IL (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Monroe County
Timezone: Central (8:30pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.305, -89.993
ZIP (~500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62248

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62248. 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 62248. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62248, 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:
Hecker, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62248 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62248 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 62248 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62248 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 320
Population Density 1,826 people per sq mi
Housing Units 133
Median Home Value $103,300
Land Area 0.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 127
Median Household Income $57,679

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1317141381410104111584134740
Female12117910145912148651231040
Total25282122182815191625231492571780

Gender

 Male 169 53%
 Female 151 47%
Gender

Race

 White 308 96%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 4 1%
 Two Or More Races 8 3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01813201015170
Renter57562720
Total52518261222190

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 73 57%
 Single Guardian 13 10%
 Singles 35 28%
 Singles With Roommate 6 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 84 66%
 Households with Kids 43 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21313331753321332231
Female23253242032200124112
Total44566573785521456343

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62248 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62248 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62248 real estate data, the median home value of $103,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62248 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62248 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62248 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 320 100%
 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 55 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 38 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 34 26%
 Households Vacant 6 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 17%
 For Migrant Workers 2 33%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 20%
 2 Bedroom 24 60%
 3+ Bedroom 8 20%
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 $57,679 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62248 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. Most commuters in 62248 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 92 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 20%
 No Earnings 49 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 92 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 20%
 No Earnings 49 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 103 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 2%
 Worked at Home 2 2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 13 16%
 High School Graduate 48 61%
 Associate's degree 9 11%
 Bachelor's degree 7 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 2 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 49 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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