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ZIP Code 62422

Primary City:Cowden, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:06pm)
Coordinates:39.22, -88.89
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62422

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62422. 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 62422. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62422, 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:
Cowden, IL
Unacceptable:
Bowling Green

Stats and Demographics for the 62422 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62422 is located in central 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 62422 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 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 62422 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,156
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 515
Median Home Value $59,800
Land Area 39.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 463
Median Household Income $31,597

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male49513435284039333138493035292217125
Female343937433235343231394541353318211020
Total839071786075736562779471706240382225

Gender

 Male 577 50%
 Female 579 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,138 98.4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.3%
 Asian 6 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1055447366653322
Renter111916229693
Total2174609575714225

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 251 54%
 Single Guardian 66 14%
 Singles 125 27%
 Singles With Roommate 21 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 315 68%
 Households with Kids 148 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male514109131010810977835116587
Female499887138311113668910886
Total92319172117231613201810149132016131613

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62422 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62422 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62422 real estate data, the median home value of $59,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62422 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62422 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62422 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,156 100%
 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 196 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 172 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 95 18%
 Households Vacant 52 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 11%
 1 Bedroom 22 35%
 2 Bedroom 29 47%
 3+ Bedroom 4 6%
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 $31,597 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62422 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 62422 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 62422 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 274 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 234 27%
 No Earnings 360 41%
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 274 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 234 27%
 No Earnings 360 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 403 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 1%
 Worked at Home 55 12%
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 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 68 20%
 High School Graduate 193 57%
 Associate's degree 56 17%
 Bachelor's degree 14 4%
 Master's degree 5 1%
 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 198 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62422

ZIP Code 62422 is in the Cowden-Herrick Community Unit School District 3a. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62422.

Cowden Elementary School
Rr 128
Cowden, IL 62422
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cowden-Herrick Community Unit School District 3a
Cowden-Herrick High School
Rr 128
Cowden, IL 62422
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cowden-Herrick Community Unit School District 3a

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