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ZIP Code 62356

Primary City:New Canton, IL (View All Cities)
County: Pike County
Timezone: Central (4:37am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.6, -91.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62356

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62356. 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 62356. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62356, 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:
New Canton, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62356 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62356 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 62356 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62356 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 571
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 318
Median Home Value $56,500
Land Area 58.22 sq mi
Water Area 1.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 241
Median Household Income $40,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1824161618171616131327221511151183
Female251614172325711222723211013131078
Total434030334142232735405043252428211511

Gender

 Male 279 49%
 Female 292 51%
Gender

Race

 White 552 96.7%
 Black Or African American 7 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 7 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner61727444028195
Renter915682564
Total153233524233259

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 124 51%
 Single Guardian 41 17%
 Singles 65 27%
 Singles With Roommate 11 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 166 69%
 Households with Kids 75 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male61425178344233243341
Female266723317621415134410
Total8710974109101063747567811

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62356 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62356 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62356 real estate data, the median home value of $56,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62356 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62356 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62356 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 571 100%
 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 112 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 74 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 17%
 Households Vacant 77 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 61%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 13%
 1 Bedroom 16 20%
 2 Bedroom 10 13%
 3+ Bedroom 44 55%
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 $40,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62356 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. 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 62356. 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 192 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 145 29%
 No Earnings 166 33%
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 192 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 145 29%
 No Earnings 166 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 264 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 6%
 Worked at Home 5 2%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 42 18%
 High School Graduate 161 69%
 Associate's degree 5 2%
 Bachelor's degree 24 10%
 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 84 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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