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ZIP Code 62518

Primary City:Chestnut, IL (View All Cities)
County: Logan County
Timezone: Central (5:41am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.06, -89.20
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62518

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62518. 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 62518. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62518, 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:
Chestnut, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62518 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62518 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 62518 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 small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62518 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 457
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 203
Median Home Value $118,100
Land Area 25.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 185
Median Household Income $59,196

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male171417171114131492019251578695
Female17161199101282213211315168944
Total34302826202425223133403830231615139

Gender

 Male 240 53%
 Female 217 47%
Gender

Race

 White 441 96.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12320314024156
Renter25563031
Total32825374324187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 117 63%
 Single Guardian 23 12%
 Singles 42 23%
 Singles With Roommate 3 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 129 70%
 Households with Kids 56 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male53354332231337334522
Female42315025422034410310
Total956693576533611744832

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62518 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62518 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62518 real estate data, the median home value of $118,100 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 62518. Rentals in 62518 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62518 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 457 100%
 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 102 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 58 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 25 12%
 Households Vacant 18 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 48%
 3+ Bedroom 15 52%
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 $59,196 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62518 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 62518 can expect to fall in that range. 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 169 63%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 13%
 No Earnings 64 24%
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 169 63%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 13%
 No Earnings 64 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 189 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 15 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 62518 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 77 65%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 14 12%
 Master's degree 27 23%
 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 83 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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