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ZIP Code 62545

Primary City:Mechanicsburg, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:12pm)
Coordinates:39.77, -89.39
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62545

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62545. 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 62545. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62545, 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:
Mechanicsburg, IL
Acceptable:
Bolivia, Roby

Stats and Demographics for the 62545 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62545 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 62545 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62545 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,246
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 509
Median Home Value $107,400
Land Area 27.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 472
Median Household Income $47,760

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3447434237304546555051433719221585
Female394932453423464349574047312020221010
Total73967587715391891041079190683942371815

Gender

 Male 629 50%
 Female 617 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,223 98.2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 10 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner452779585463113
Renter62113119540
Total10739010694513513

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 284 60%
 Single Guardian 69 15%
 Singles 93 20%
 Singles With Roommate 26 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 307 65%
 Households with Kids 165 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male675612109798117710510139510
Female61110588121385694810714779
Total1218151120182120171317161118151727161219

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62545 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62545 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 62545 real estate data, the median home value of $107,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62545 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62545 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 $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62545 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,246 100%
 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 268 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 135 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 69 14%
 Households Vacant 37 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 7 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 24%
 2 Bedroom 23 34%
 3+ Bedroom 29 43%
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 $47,760 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62545 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. Most commuters in 62545 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 324 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 19%
 No Earnings 265 37%
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 324 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 19%
 No Earnings 265 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 393 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 1%
 Worked at Home 13 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 38 10%
 High School Graduate 242 65%
 Associate's degree 37 10%
 Bachelor's degree 32 9%
 Master's degree 23 6%
 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 140 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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