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ZIP Code 62461

Primary City:Shumway, IL (View All Cities)
County: Effingham County
Timezone: Central (5:56am)
Coordinates:39.18, -88.67
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62461. 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 62461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62461, 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:
Shumway, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62461 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 62461 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62461 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 854
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 359
Median Home Value $124,400
Land Area 40.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 335
Median Household Income $55,379

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2621323725262529183437441726141975
Female21213220202121192135413026291518913
Total474264574547464839697874435529371618

Gender

 Male 442 52%
 Female 412 48%
Gender

Race

 White 831 97.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 19 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner528356267363910
Renter5131384712
Total1041487071434012

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 221 66%
 Single Guardian 34 10%
 Singles 71 21%
 Singles With Roommate 9 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 236 70%
 Households with Kids 99 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male45537414548785776892
Female534235355631058454523
Total98951094910101117131311121013115

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62461 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62461 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 62461 real estate data, the median home value of $124,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62461. Rentals in 62461 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 854 100%
 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 138 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 144 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 15%
 Households Vacant 24 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 8%
 For Sale Only 2 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 36 100%
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 $55,379 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62461 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62461 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. More commuters in 62461 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 296 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 181 27%
 No Earnings 187 28%
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 296 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 181 27%
 No Earnings 187 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 385 92%
 Public transportation 5 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 6 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 4%
 Worked at Home 5 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 32 9.9%
 High School Graduate 239 74.2%
 Associate's degree 30 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 11 3.4%
 Master's degree 9 2.8%
 Professional school degree 1 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 125 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 43 24%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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