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ZIP Code 62264

Primary City:New Athens, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (11:03pm)
Coordinates:38.3, -89.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62264

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62264. 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 62264. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62264, 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:
New Athens, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62264 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62264 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 62264 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62264 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,338
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,417
Median Home Value $110,500
Land Area 65.48 sq mi
Water Area 4.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,323
Median Household Income $61,535

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
Male921051131157610198102105128146132817058364025
Female102111116961048910099106137144112887362665654
Total1942162292111801901982012112652902441691431201029679

Gender

 Male 1,623 49%
 Female 1,715 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,266 97.8%
 Black Or African American 10 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 30 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2213716926021313911943
Renter1749454322231111
Total3918621430323516213054

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 760 57%
 Single Guardian 175 13%
 Singles 325 25%
 Singles With Roommate 63 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 883 67%
 Households with Kids 440 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1920191918192321242327251919272222271714
Female1529141123132218352517272027232020151819
Total3449333041324539594844523946504242423533

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62264 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 62264 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62264 real estate data, the median home value of $110,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62264 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62264 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62264 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,296 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 42 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 698 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 404 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 221 16%
 Households Vacant 94 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 15 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 3%
 For Migrant Workers 7 7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 7%
 1 Bedroom 29 13%
 2 Bedroom 121 53%
 3+ Bedroom 61 27%
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 $61,535 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62264 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. However, that is not the case in 62264. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,047 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 836 31%
 No Earnings 794 30%
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 1,047 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 836 31%
 No Earnings 794 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,462 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 70 4%
 Worked at Home 64 4%
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 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 141 12%
 High School Graduate 644 55%
 Associate's degree 90 8%
 Bachelor's degree 238 20%
 Master's degree 32 3%
 Professional school degree 27 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 659 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 67 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62264

ZIP Code 62264 is in the New Athens Community Unit School District 60. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62264.

New Athens Elementary
501 Hanft St
New Athens, IL 62264
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Athens Community Unit School District 60
New Athens Jr High School
501 Hanft St
New Athens, IL 62264
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New Athens Community Unit School District 60
New Athens High School
501 Hanft St
New Athens, IL 62264
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Athens Community Unit School District 60
St Agatha Elementary School
207 S Market St
New Athens, IL 62264
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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