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ZIP Code 62612

Primary City:Ashland, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:19pm)
Coordinates:39.9, -90.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62612

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62612. 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 62612. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62612, 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:
Ashland, IL
Acceptable:
Newmansville, Prentice, Yatesville

Stats and Demographics for the 62612 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62612 is located in west Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 62612 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 small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62612 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,915
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 865
Median Home Value $90,200
Land Area 89.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 791
Median Household Income $57,583

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
Male655457585048574658788074694235301817
Female477062664039675564759167555546283022
Total11212411912490871241011221531711411249781584839

Gender

 Male 936 49%
 Female 979 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,885 98.4%
 Black Or African American 11 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner86296156135886724
Renter15352922211995
Total23971251781561077629

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 460 58%
 Single Guardian 90 11%
 Singles 195 25%
 Singles With Roommate 46 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 561 71%
 Households with Kids 230 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10141516147111571711971310141312911
Female81010818151312121211159151219121584
Total1824252432222427192922241628223325271715

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62612 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62612 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62612 real estate data, the median home value of $90,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62612 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62612 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62612 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,915 100%
 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 377 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 259 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 155 18%
 Households Vacant 74 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 10 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 14%
 2 Bedroom 67 38%
 3+ Bedroom 84 48%
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 $57,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62612 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. 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. However, that is not the case in 62612. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 813 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 344 21%
 No Earnings 490 30%
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 813 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 344 21%
 No Earnings 490 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 961 93.0%
 Public transportation 6 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 66 6.4%
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 39 5.3%
 High School Graduate 519 70.4%
 Associate's degree 27 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 126 17.1%
 Master's degree 23 3.1%
 Professional school degree 3 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 314 87.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 5.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62612

ZIP Code 62612 is in the A-C Central Community Unit School District 262. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62612.

A-C Central Middle School
501 East Buchanan St
Ashland, IL 62612
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: A-C Central Community Unit School District 262
A-C Central High School
501 East Buchanan St
Ashland, IL 62612
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: A-C Central Community Unit School District 262

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