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ZIP Code 62280

Primary City:Rockwood, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:21am)
Coordinates:37.8, -89.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62280

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62280. 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 62280. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62280, 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:
Rockwood, IL
Unacceptable:
Glenn

Stats and Demographics for the 62280 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62280 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 62280 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62280 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 444
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 200
Median Home Value $119,400
Land Area 52.69 sq mi
Water Area 1.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 171
Median Household Income $44,097

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1715131315914141424241512127613
Female71416121191671420181416183876
Total2429292526183021284442292830101489

Gender

 Male 228 51%
 Female 216 49%
Gender

Race

 White 437 98.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.7%
 Asian 2 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21124402923138
Renter28251111
Total41926453024149

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 115 67%
 Single Guardian 17 10%
 Singles 32 19%
 Singles With Roommate 7 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 118 69%
 Households with Kids 53 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male72333133521514124244
Female11312433241164223320
Total83645566762678347564

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62280 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62280 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 62280 real estate data, the median home value of $119,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62280. Rentals in 62280 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62280 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 444 100%
 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 78 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 72 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 21 11%
 Households Vacant 29 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 7%
 For Sale Only 3 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 37%
 2 Bedroom 11 41%
 3+ Bedroom 6 22%
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 $44,097 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62280 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 62280 can expect to fall in that range. 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 204 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 12%
 No Earnings 180 41%
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 204 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 12%
 No Earnings 180 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 235 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 8 3%
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 40 19%
 High School Graduate 158 76%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 11 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 55 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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