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ZIP Code 62271

Primary City:Okawville, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:18am)
Coordinates:38.4, -89.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62271

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62271. 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 62271. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62271, 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:
Okawville, IL
Unacceptable:
Covington

Stats and Demographics for the 62271 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62271 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 62271 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62271 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,077
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 954
Median Home Value $119,100
Land Area 57.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 861
Median Household Income $56,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male607366595456637267738710159454723207
Female626772614953657668719056685532352936
Total12214013812010310912814813514417715712710079584943

Gender

 Male 1,032 50%
 Female 1,045 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,052 98.8%
 Black Or African American 7 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7641111471371086432
Renter144731293710149
Total211111421761741187841

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 462 54%
 Single Guardian 102 12%
 Singles 252 29%
 Singles With Roommate 45 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 611 71%
 Households with Kids 250 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1110151321111015161511141016157915137
Female89221613111614131314181314188131485
Total1919372934222629292825322330331522292112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62271 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62271 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62271 real estate data, the median home value of $119,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62271 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62271 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62271 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,077 100%
 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 369 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 301 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 191 20%
 Households Vacant 93 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 6 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 28 14%
 2 Bedroom 78 40%
 3+ Bedroom 91 46%
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 $56,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62271 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. However, that is not the case in 62271. 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 696 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 452 29%
 No Earnings 429 27%
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 696 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 452 29%
 No Earnings 429 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 962 94.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 3.3%
 Worked at Home 20 2.0%
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 46 7%
 High School Graduate 358 52%
 Associate's degree 109 16%
 Bachelor's degree 95 14%
 Master's degree 66 10%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 254 66.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 89 23.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62271

ZIP Code 62271 is in the West Washington County Cud 10 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62271.

Okawville Jr/Sr High School
400 South Hanover St
Okawville, IL 62271
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: West Washington County Cud 10 School District
Okawville Grade School
301 West Illinois St
Okawville, IL 62271
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Washington County Cud 10 School District
Immanuel Lutheran School
606 S Hanover St
Okawville, IL 62271
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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