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ZIP Code 62279

Primary City:Renault, IL (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Monroe County
Timezone: Central (8:24am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.1531, -90.1336
ZIP (~100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62279

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62279. 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 62279. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62279, 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:
Renault, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62279 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62279 is located in southwest 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 62279 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 families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62279 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 69
Population Density 518 people per sq mi
Housing Units 33
Land Area 0.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 30

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 37

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


 Male 32 46%
 Female 37 54%


 White 65 94%
 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 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 4 6%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14 47%
 Single Guardian 5 17%
 Singles 10 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 23 77%
 Households with Kids 7 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62279 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62279 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 69 100%
 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 11 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 11 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 8 24%
 Households Vacant 3 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62279 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 62279 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 27 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 39%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 27 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 39%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 44 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 62279 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 36 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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