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ZIP Code 62326

Primary City:Colchester, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:16pm)
Coordinates:40.4, -90.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62326

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62326. 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 62326. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62326, 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:
Colchester, IL
Unacceptable:
Fandon

Stats and Demographics for the 62326 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62326 is located in west 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 62326 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62326 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,478
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,179
Median Home Value $80,200
Land Area 75.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,051
Median Household Income $38,934

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
Male9279607083597680698911083777959332312
Female7068646864747657729911491917263452631
Total162147124138147133152137141188224174168151122784943

Gender

 Male 1,233 50%
 Female 1,245 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,432 98.1%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15781071921711597727
Renter305645421420144
Total451341522341851799131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 569 54%
 Single Guardian 137 13%
 Singles 272 26%
 Singles With Roommate 73 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 786 75%
 Households with Kids 265 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male151425241515201613121213131013101722814
Female16122010121589248112581213102116813
Total3126453427302825372023382122262038381627

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62326 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62326 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62326 real estate data, the median home value of $80,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62326. Rentals in 62326 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62326 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,478 100%
 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 464 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 362 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 225 19%
 Households Vacant 128 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 71 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 53 27%
 2 Bedroom 63 32%
 3+ Bedroom 81 41%
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 $38,934 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62326 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 62326 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 679 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 550 29%
 No Earnings 650 35%
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 679 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 550 29%
 No Earnings 650 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 930 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 69 7%
 Worked at Home 18 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 93 12%
 High School Graduate 506 64%
 Associate's degree 19 2%
 Bachelor's degree 100 13%
 Master's degree 62 8%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 16 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 248 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62326

ZIP Code 62326 is in the West Prairie Community Unit School District 103. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62326.

West Prairie Middle School
600 South Hun St
Colchester, IL 62326
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Prairie Community Unit School District 103
West Prairie South Elementary
310 South Coal St
Colchester, IL 62326
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Prairie Community Unit School District 103

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