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ZIP Code 62626

Primary City:Carlinville, IL (View All Cities)
County: Macoupin County
Timezone: Central (6:34am)
Coordinates:39.3, -89.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62626

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62626. 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 62626. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62626, 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:
Carlinville, IL
Acceptable:
Comer, Enos, Womac

Stats and Demographics for the 62626 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62626 is located in central 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 62626 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62626 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,354
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,716
Median Home Value $95,800
Land Area 171.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,404
Median Household Income $52,331

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2372622573003272661982312372793043122382071341049689
Female226238228335331226225237251288297308251201159147146182
Total463500485635658492423468488567601620489408293251242271

Gender

 Male 4,078 49%
 Female 4,276 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,109 97.1%
 Black Or African American 105 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 31 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 63 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner26244349511544360249123
Renter123205155150116889764
Total149449504661660448346187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,701 50%
 Single Guardian 477 14%
 Singles 1,033 30%
 Singles With Roommate 193 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,437 72%
 Households with Kids 967 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4944425443585048635653543361535255627877
Female4552612954504945404342524645455946889786
Total94961038397108999310399951067910698111101150175163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62626 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62626 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62626 real estate data, the median home value of $95,800 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 62626. Rentals in 62626 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62626 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,864 94.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 17 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 94 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 354 4.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,457 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 949 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 998 27%
 Households Vacant 312 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 61 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 43 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 77 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 103 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 223 22%
 2 Bedroom 476 46%
 3+ Bedroom 336 32%
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 $52,331 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62626 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 62626 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 62626 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,777 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,869 27%
 No Earnings 2,227 32%
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 2,777 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,869 27%
 No Earnings 2,227 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,506 85.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 459 11.2%
 Worked at Home 132 3.2%
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 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 337 12.2%
 High School Graduate 1,627 59.0%
 Associate's degree 330 12.0%
 Bachelor's degree 248 9.0%
 Master's degree 125 4.5%
 Professional school degree 75 2.7%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,082 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 104 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 188 13.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62626

ZIP Code 62626 is in the Carlinville Community Unit School District 1. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62626.

Carlinville Middle School
110 Illinois Ave
Carlinville, IL 62626
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Carlinville Community Unit School District 1
Carlinville Primary School
18456 Shipman Rd
Carlinville, IL 62626
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carlinville Community Unit School District 1
Carlinville Intermediate School
450 West Buchanan St
Carlinville, IL 62626
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Carlinville Community Unit School District 1
Roe Adult Learning Center Macoupin
18400 Shipman Rd
Carlinville, IL 62626
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calhoun/Greene/Jersy/Macoupin Roe School District
Roe Safe School Macoupin
506 North High St
Carlinville, IL 62626
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calhoun/Greene/Jersy/Macoupin Roe School District
Carlinville High School
829 West Main St
Carlinville, IL 62626
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Carlinville Community Unit School District 1

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