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ZIP Code 62357

Primary City:New Salem, IL (View All Cities)
County: Pike County
Timezone: Central (2:17am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.69, -90.87
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62357

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62357. 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 62357. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62357, 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 Salem, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62357 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62357 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 62357 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62357 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 245
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 107
Median Home Value $49,000
Land Area 20.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 100
Median Household Income $38,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1058112576677107137411
Female661289954799611147222
Total161120191114121013161616182714633

Gender

 Male 117 48%
 Female 128 52%
Gender

Race

 White 238 97.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 6 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner110910172382
Renter33352400
Total4131215192782

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 60 60%
 Single Guardian 11 11%
 Singles 25 25%
 Singles With Roommate 4 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 66 66%
 Households with Kids 34 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12410130111123312320
Female40102012105034341003
Total52512142216157653323

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62357 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62357 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62357 real estate data, the median home value of $49,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62357 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62357 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62357 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 245 100%
 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 41 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 39 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 19%
 Households Vacant 7 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 71%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 15%
 3+ Bedroom 23 85%
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 $38,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62357 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. More commuters in 62357 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 53 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 24%
 No Earnings 57 40%
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 53 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 24%
 No Earnings 57 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 65 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 5 7%
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 4 7%
 High School Graduate 31 56%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 20 36%
 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 50 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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