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ZIP Code 62551

Primary City:Niantic, IL (View All Cities)
County: Macon County
Timezone: Central (10:00pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.85, -89.15
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62551

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62551. 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 62551. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62551, 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:
Niantic, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62551 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62551 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 62551 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 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 62551 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 837
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 366
Median Home Value $104,300
Land Area 26.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 334
Median Household Income $53,355

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male273137452222193135352931191961155
Female232432282418263531322323172213121015
Total505569734640456666675254364119231520

Gender

 Male 429 51%
 Female 408 49%
Gender

Race

 White 814 97.3%
 Black Or African American 7 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner432595852342714
Renter915987042
Total1347686659343116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 179 54%
 Single Guardian 48 14%
 Singles 95 28%
 Singles With Roommate 12 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 211 63%
 Households with Kids 123 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male557765965781255111313537
Female62658324755859658634
Total1171312148111012121320101417182111611

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62551 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62551 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62551 real estate data, the median home value of $104,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62551. Rentals in 62551 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62551 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 837 100%
 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 179 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 101 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 54 15%
 Households Vacant 32 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 20%
 2 Bedroom 20 36%
 3+ Bedroom 24 44%
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 $53,355 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62551 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 62551 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 303 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 202 28%
 No Earnings 205 29%
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 303 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 202 28%
 No Earnings 205 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 400 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 1%
 Worked at Home 18 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 36 12.1%
 High School Graduate 226 76.1%
 Associate's degree 3 1.0%
 Bachelor's degree 30 10.1%
 Master's degree 2 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 121 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62551

ZIP Code 62551 is in the Sangamon Valley Community Unit School District 9. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62551.

Sangamon Valley High School
398 North Illinois St
Niantic, IL 62551
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sangamon Valley Community Unit School District 9

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