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ZIP Code 62272

Primary City:Percy, IL (View All Cities)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Central (9:55pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.00, -89.61
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62272

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62272. 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 62272. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62272, 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:
Percy, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62272 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62272 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 62272 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 62272 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,674
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 779
Median Home Value $69,200
Land Area 37.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 697
Median Household Income $34,839

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male51575944515251526569696351473021159
Female444346575541415854498142674238231720
Total9510010510110693921101191181501051188968443229

Gender

 Male 856 51%
 Female 818 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,569 93.7%
 Black Or African American 9 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 65 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner73590117109824922
Renter21463433261493
Total2881124150135965825

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 367 53%
 Single Guardian 94 13%
 Singles 199 29%
 Singles With Roommate 37 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 503 72%
 Households with Kids 194 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male79988141710813813916611910815
Female69104614512699661616129101011
Total1318191214282222142217191532222318201826

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62272 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62272 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 62272 real estate data, the median home value of $69,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62272 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62272 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62272 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,674 100%
 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 250 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 261 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 186 24%
 Households Vacant 82 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 5 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 37 33%
 2 Bedroom 44 40%
 3+ Bedroom 30 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 $34,839 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62272 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. More commuters in 62272 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 522 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 189 16%
 No Earnings 461 39%
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 522 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 189 16%
 No Earnings 461 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 601 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 13 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 2%
 Worked at Home 27 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 86 17.7%
 High School Graduate 366 75.5%
 Associate's degree 6 1.2%
 Bachelor's degree 17 3.5%
 Master's degree 7 1.4%
 Professional school degree 3 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 397 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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