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ZIP Code 62426

Primary City:Edgewood, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:47am)
Coordinates:38.90, -88.65
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62426

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62426. 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 62426. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62426, 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:
Edgewood, IL
Acceptable:
Laclede
Unacceptable:
La Clede, Larkinsburg

Stats and Demographics for the 62426 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62426 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 62426 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62426 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,085
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 512
Median Home Value $77,400
Land Area 47.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 443
Median Household Income $39,120

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male343031523431333333474649292829893
Female27233831362826293450483236252812149
Total615369837059596267979481655357202312

Gender

 Male 559 52%
 Female 526 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,068 98.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 7 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1638538678602710
Renter91319145861
Total25517210083683311

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 253 57%
 Single Guardian 66 15%
 Singles 101 23%
 Singles With Roommate 23 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 310 70%
 Households with Kids 133 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male541088953568656416138118
Female575765435114788658843
Total10111515141496101712131314102121161511

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62426 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62426 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 62426 real estate data, the median home value of $77,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62426 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62426 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62426 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,085 100%
 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 176 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 192 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 75 15%
 Households Vacant 69 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 36%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 3%
 2 Bedroom 35 56%
 3+ Bedroom 25 40%
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 $39,120 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62426 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62426 has very few people that work at home. 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 62426. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 420 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 180 22%
 No Earnings 214 26%
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 420 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 180 22%
 No Earnings 214 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 530 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 5%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 52 15%
 High School Graduate 239 67%
 Associate's degree 47 13%
 Bachelor's degree 17 5%
 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 211 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62426

ZIP Code 62426 is in the Effingham Community Unit School District 40. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62426.

Edgewood Grade School
710 Indiana St
Edgewood, IL 62426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Effingham Community Unit School District 40

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