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ZIP Code 62547

Primary City:Mount Auburn, IL (View All Cities)
County: Christian County
Timezone: Central (3:41am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.8, -89.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62547

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62547. 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 62547. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62547, 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:
Mount Auburn, IL
Unacceptable:
Mt Auburn

Stats and Demographics for the 62547 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62547 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 62547 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 slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62547 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 804
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 354
Median Home Value $82,000
Land Area 41.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 322
Median Household Income $46,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3024302214192223242733302822221433
Female2627152514262224222637412924231599
Total565145472845444746537071574645291212

Gender

 Male 390 49%
 Female 414 51%
Gender

Race

 White 788 98.0%
 Black Or African American 6 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner432356263502311
Renter111994440
Total543447167542711

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 191 59%
 Single Guardian 40 12%
 Singles 74 23%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 230 71%
 Households with Kids 92 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male65852484693873226842
Female34974867233423464742
Total99171261214118126129668101584

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62547 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62547 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62547 real estate data, the median home value of $82,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62547 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62547 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62547 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 804 100%
 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 159 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 121 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 12%
 Households Vacant 32 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 66%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 8%
 2 Bedroom 36 49%
 3+ Bedroom 32 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 $46,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62547 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. In 62547 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 247 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 123 17%
 No Earnings 338 48%
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 247 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 123 17%
 No Earnings 338 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 301 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 2%
 Worked at Home 25 8%
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 26 9.2%
 High School Graduate 208 73.5%
 Associate's degree 25 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 4 1.4%
 Master's degree 19 6.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 167 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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