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ZIP Code 62427

Primary City:Flat Rock, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:00pm)
Coordinates:38.9, -87.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62427

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62427. 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 62427. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62427, 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:
Flat Rock, IL
Acceptable:
Birds
Unacceptable:
Heathsville

Stats and Demographics for the 62427 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62427 is located in east 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 62427 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 large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62427 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,702
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 771
Median Home Value $75,200
Land Area 88.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 688
Median Household Income $57,652

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male485862654347504559647359654431311213
Female474944574450414553686556544533362818
Total95107106122879791901121321381151198964674031

Gender

 Male 869 51%
 Female 833 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,671 98.2%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.8%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner117591131123857623
Renter51619168720
Total1691110147131927823

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 412 60%
 Single Guardian 85 12%
 Singles 169 25%
 Singles With Roommate 22 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 483 70%
 Households with Kids 205 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12971413111011131217991514111218106
Female1598910111011712591171281510128
Total2718152323222022202422182022261927282214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62427 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62427 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 62427 real estate data, the median home value of $75,200 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 62427. Rentals in 62427 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62427 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,702 100%
 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 319 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 296 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 73 9%
 Households Vacant 83 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 83%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 8%
 2 Bedroom 13 15%
 3+ Bedroom 65 76%
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 $57,652 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62427 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. More commuters in 62427 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 566 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 25%
 No Earnings 426 32%
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 566 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 25%
 No Earnings 426 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 717 94%
 Public transportation 7 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 2%
 Worked at Home 27 4%
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 92 17%
 High School Graduate 322 58%
 Associate's degree 99 18%
 Bachelor's degree 32 6%
 Master's degree 8 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 274 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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