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ZIP Code 62688

Primary City:Tallula, IL (View All Cities)
County: Menard County
Timezone: Central (2:27pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.96, -89.90
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62688

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62688. 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 62688. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62688, 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:
Tallula, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62688 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62688 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 62688 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62688 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 761
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 355
Median Home Value $81,300
Land Area 46.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 314
Median Household Income $53,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male292327262214192319334124332515562
Female18202120192116232828352730182311512
Total474348464135354647617651634338161114

Gender

 Male 386 51%
 Female 375 49%
Gender

Race

 White 744 97.8%
 Black Or African American 5 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51538685047188
Renter71215117742
Total1227537957542210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 172 55%
 Single Guardian 51 16%
 Singles 72 23%
 Singles With Roommate 19 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 225 72%
 Households with Kids 89 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male448745572642510326874
Female15665532515843244646
Total59141391089779109135610141110

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62688 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62688 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62688 real estate data, the median home value of $81,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62688 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62688 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62688 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 761 100%
 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 154 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 95 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 18%
 Households Vacant 41 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 5%
 2 Bedroom 17 40%
 3+ Bedroom 24 56%
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 $53,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62688 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. 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 62688. 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 197 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 182 34%
 No Earnings 152 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 197 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 182 34%
 No Earnings 152 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 281 95.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.7%
 Worked at Home 12 4.1%
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 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 33 15%
 High School Graduate 132 62%
 Associate's degree 28 13%
 Bachelor's degree 17 8%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 107 89.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 7.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 3.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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