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ZIP Code 62353

Primary City:Mount Sterling, IL (View All Cities)
County: Brown County
Timezone: Central (11:55am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.0, -90.7
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62353

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62353. 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 62353. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62353, 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:
Mount Sterling, IL
Acceptable:
Mt Sterling
Unacceptable:
Cooperstown, Hersman, Ripley

Stats and Demographics for the 62353 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62353 is located in west Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 62353 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62353 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,637
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,772
Median Home Value $81,400
Land Area 187.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,527
Median Household Income $39,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1081161111904634964533973253162841691108467493230
Female123136100113901301011231011251201251028582615862
Total2312522113035536265545204264414042942121691491109092

Gender

 Male 3,800 67%
 Female 1,837 33%
Gender

Race

 White 3,987 70.7%
 Black Or African American 1,278 22.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.2%
 Asian 15 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 306 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 37 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1313717525022617411343
Renter4889689038222615
Total6122624334026419613958

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 750 49%
 Single Guardian 213 14%
 Singles 505 33%
 Singles With Roommate 59 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,073 70%
 Households with Kids 454 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2023252221282522202219232225213632445780
Female2524232437192923281019252125241431192523
Total45474846584754454832384843504550636382103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62353 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62353 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62353 real estate data, the median home value of $81,400 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 62353. Rentals in 62353 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62353 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,527 63%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,059 37%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 51 1%
 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 631 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 500 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 396 22%
 Households Vacant 245 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 20 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 106 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 8%
 1 Bedroom 129 44%
 2 Bedroom 77 26%
 3+ Bedroom 65 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 $39,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62353 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 62353 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 1,318 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,197 25%
 No Earnings 2,250 47%
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 1,318 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,197 25%
 No Earnings 2,250 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,770 93.7%
 Public transportation 13 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 2.5%
 Worked at Home 59 3.1%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 695 26%
 High School Graduate 1,516 57%
 Associate's degree 181 7%
 Bachelor's degree 230 9%
 Master's degree 43 2%
 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 570 84.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 6.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62353

ZIP Code 62353 is in the Brown County Community Unit School District 1. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62353.

Brown County Elementary School
501 NW Cross St
Mount Sterling, IL 62353
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brown County Community Unit School District 1
Brown County Middle School
504 East Main St
Mount Sterling, IL 62353
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brown County Community Unit School District 1
Brown County High School
500 East Main St
Mount Sterling, IL 62353
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brown County Community Unit School District 1
St Mary Elementary School
408 W Washington St
Mount Sterling, IL 62353
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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