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ZIP Code 62477

Primary City:West Union, IL (View All Cities)
County: Clark County
Timezone: Central (3:14pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -87.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62477

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62477. 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 62477. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62477, 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:
West Union, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62477 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62477 is located in east 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 62477 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 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 62477 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 946
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 460
Median Home Value $61,900
Land Area 63.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 391
Median Household Income $45,735

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male23243226283624233138483828222313105
Female33213731311930212436473528202216815
Total564569575955544455749573564245291820

Gender

 Male 472 50%
 Female 474 50%
Gender

Race

 White 917 96.9%
 Black Or African American 6 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner741488963533116
Renter4144710121
Total1155529673543317

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 220 56%
 Single Guardian 48 12%
 Singles 93 24%
 Singles With Roommate 30 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 274 70%
 Households with Kids 117 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5264653734731175410435
Female766842825117973784572
Total1281212107119815141218101212149107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62477 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62477 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62477 real estate data, the median home value of $61,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62477 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62477 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62477 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 946 100%
 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 157 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 191 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 43 9%
 Households Vacant 69 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 70%
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 46 100%
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 $45,735 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62477 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 62477 can expect to fall in that range. 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 368 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 333 37%
 No Earnings 208 23%
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 368 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 333 37%
 No Earnings 208 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 504 92.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 0.7%
 Worked at Home 39 7.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 62477 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 11 3%
 High School Graduate 291 79%
 Associate's degree 23 6%
 Bachelor's degree 31 8%
 Master's degree 12 3%
 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 178 97.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 2.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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