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ZIP Code 62685

Primary City:Shipman, IL (View All Cities)
County: Macoupin County
Timezone: Central (11:29am)
Coordinates:39.1, -90.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62685

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62685. 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 62685. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62685, 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:
Shipman, IL
Acceptable:
Plainview, Royal Lakes

Stats and Demographics for the 62685 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62685 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 62685 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 large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62685 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,097
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 965
Median Home Value $92,300
Land Area 84.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 829
Median Household Income $56,757

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male597281785046656063939280605741381919
Female616257574851675273749678606244283519
Total120134138135989713211213616718815812011985665438

Gender

 Male 1,073 51%
 Female 1,024 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,924 91.8%
 Black Or African American 130 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner669981651371107728
Renter11322032201293
Total171011181971571228631

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 501 60%
 Single Guardian 109 13%
 Singles 183 22%
 Singles With Roommate 36 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 575 69%
 Households with Kids 254 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1111719171213141617231614112121161377
Female121416148151313131410711152010109814
Total2325233325272627293133232526413126221521

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62685 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62685 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 62685 real estate data, the median home value of $92,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62685 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62685 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62685 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,097 100%
 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 427 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 263 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 139 14%
 Households Vacant 136 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 42%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 17%
 2 Bedroom 40 36%
 3+ Bedroom 53 47%
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 $56,757 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62685 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. In 62685 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 610 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 310 21%
 No Earnings 551 37%
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 610 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 310 21%
 No Earnings 551 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 755 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 3%
 Worked at Home 34 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 63 9.8%
 High School Graduate 401 62.3%
 Associate's degree 91 14.1%
 Bachelor's degree 60 9.3%
 Master's degree 24 3.7%
 Professional school degree 5 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 330 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62685

ZIP Code 62685 is in the Southwestern Community Unit School District 9. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62685.

Shipman Elementary School
211 Dora Reno White St
Shipman, IL 62685
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southwestern Community Unit School District 9

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