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ZIP Code 62601

Primary City:Alexander, IL (View All Cities)
County: Morgan County
Timezone: Central (6:20am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.7, -90.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62601. 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 62601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62601, 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:
Alexander, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62601 is located in west 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 62601 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62601 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 434
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 206
Median Home Value $96,500
Land Area 44.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 181
Median Household Income $63,906

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male910823121599161729291748632
Female691017797912223224998936
Total1519184019241618283961532613161568

Gender

 Male 226 52%
 Female 208 48%
Gender

Race

 White 428 98.6%
 Black Or African American 3 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21320394513176
Renter34755200
Total51727445015176

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 116 64%
 Single Guardian 16 9%
 Singles 38 21%
 Singles With Roommate 11 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 134 74%
 Households with Kids 47 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31120223322301335842
Female10212412024211604341
Total413326353465129391183

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62601 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62601 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62601 real estate data, the median home value of $96,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62601 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62601 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 434 100%
 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 86 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 69 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 26 13%
 Households Vacant 25 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 80%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 22 42%
 3+ Bedroom 30 58%
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 $63,906 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62601 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 62601 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 62601 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 229 63%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 85 23%
 No Earnings 51 14%
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 229 63%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 85 23%
 No Earnings 51 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 248 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 5%
 Worked at Home 27 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 38 23%
 High School Graduate 73 45%
 Associate's degree 21 13%
 Bachelor's degree 32 20%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 71 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62601

ZIP Code 62601 is in the Franklin Community Unit School District 1. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62601.

Alexander Elementary School
107 North School Ave
Alexander, IL 62601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin Community Unit School District 1

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