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ZIP Code 62285

Primary City:Smithton, IL (View All Cities)
County: St. Clair County
Timezone: Central (7:45am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.38, -90.01
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62285

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62285. 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 62285. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62285, 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:
Smithton, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62285 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62285 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 62285 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 extremely 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 62285 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,484
Population Density 274 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,722
Median Home Value $178,200
Land Area 16.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,650
Median Household Income $74,231

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1581661631311021031241651861621721621318056554322
Female13917717414187991551751531732021661368984634743
Total2973433372721892022793403393353743282671691401189065

Gender

 Male 2,181 49%
 Female 2,303 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,364 97.3%
 Black Or African American 45 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 23 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 6 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 30 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner817832834231016912836
Renter11312826251686
Total1920935636833518513642

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,107 67%
 Single Guardian 177 11%
 Singles 313 19%
 Singles With Roommate 53 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,053 64%
 Households with Kids 597 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2639333237352925402941352929203122302818
Female2928293236323440353035323839263818273216
Total5567626473676365755976676768466940576034

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62285 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 62285 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 62285 real estate data, the median home value of $178,200 is slightly higher 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 62285. Rentals in 62285 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62285 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,411 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 73 2%
 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 1,120 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 379 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 151 9%
 Households Vacant 72 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 16 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 13%
 1 Bedroom 12 11%
 2 Bedroom 25 22%
 3+ Bedroom 61 54%
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 $74,231 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62285 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62285 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. However, that is not the case in 62285. 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 1,538 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 985 29%
 No Earnings 902 26%
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 1,538 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 985 29%
 No Earnings 902 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,090 96%
 Public transportation 35 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 1%
 Worked at Home 24 1%
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 121 9%
 High School Graduate 753 56%
 Associate's degree 132 10%
 Bachelor's degree 253 19%
 Master's degree 58 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 28 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 663 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 136 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62285

ZIP Code 62285 is in the Smithton Ccsd 130 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62285.

Smithton Elementary School
316 South Hickory St
Smithton, IL 62285
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Smithton Ccsd 130 School District
St John the Baptist School
101 Stoerger St
Smithton, IL 62285
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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