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ZIP Code 62702

Primary City:Springfield, IL (View All Cities)
County: Sangamon County
Timezone: Central (8:31am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.83, -89.65
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62702

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62702. 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 62702. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62702, 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:
Springfield, IL
Acceptable:
Grandview

Stats and Demographics for the 62702 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62702 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 62702 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62702 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,281
Population Density 2,415 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,081
Median Home Value $80,700
Land Area 15.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,414
Median Household Income $39,486

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3101,2741,1431,1381,1491,3501,2541,1201,1521,3451,3511,191939598484412274227
Female1,2431,2231,0751,1361,2211,5121,2551,0811,1041,3601,3661,4151,173891732600545638
Total2,5532,4972,2182,2742,3702,8622,5092,2012,2562,7052,7172,6062,1121,4891,2161,012819865

Gender

 Male 17,711 48%
 Female 19,570 52%
Gender

Race

 White 29,595 79.4%
 Black Or African American 5,773 15.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 119 0.3%
 Asian 373 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.0%
 Other Race 226 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,180 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2491,3451,4982,2022,3171,4251,022405
Renter6411,4671,0221,091770448314198
Total8902,8122,5203,2933,0871,8731,336603

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,182 32%
 Single Guardian 3,710 23%
 Singles 6,251 38%
 Singles With Roommate 1,271 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,881 72%
 Households with Kids 4,533 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male259265267263275255245252247246243248204202205242244226221228
Female223265273238243236279228237244222214188207217221229260209232
Total482530540501518491524480484490465462392409422463473486430460

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62702 has a slightly less than average 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 62702 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 62702 real estate data, the median home value of $80,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62702 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62702 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62702 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,553 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 15 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 332 0.9%
 Other Institutional 30 0.1%
 College Student Housing 57 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 294 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,551 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,912 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,951 33%
 Households Vacant 1,667 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 559 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Sale Only 297 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 76 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 651 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 150 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,513 27%
 2 Bedroom 2,466 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,510 27%
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 $39,486 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62702 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. The commute in 62702 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,280 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,990 24%
 No Earnings 10,696 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 11,280 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,990 24%
 No Earnings 10,696 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,539 91.4%
 Public transportation 218 1.4%
 Taxicab 147 0.9%
 Motorcycle 33 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 611 3.8%
 Worked at Home 362 2.3%
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 1,788 16.0%
 High School Graduate 6,361 57.0%
 Associate's degree 1,076 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,327 11.9%
 Master's degree 416 3.7%
 Professional school degree 166 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 32 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,205 76.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 971 14.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 670 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62702

ZIP Code 62702 is in the Springfield School District 186. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62702.

Douglas School
444 West Reynolds St
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Springfield School District 186
Enos Elementary School
524 West Elliott Ave
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District 186
Fairview Elementary School
2200 East Ridgely Ave
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District 186
Jane Addams Elementary School
10 Babiak Ln
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District 186
Mcclernand Elementary School
801 North 6th St
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District 186
Pleasant Hill Elementary School
3040 East Linden Ave
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District 186
Ridgely Elementary School
2040 North 8th St
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District 186
Wanless Elementary School
2120 East Reservoir St
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District 186
Wilcox Elementary School
2000 Hastings Rd
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District 186
Lanphier High School
1300 North 11th St
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Springfield School District 186
St Joseph School
1344 N 5th St
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Agnes Elementary School
251 N Amos Ave
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sacred Heart Griffin High School
1200 W Washington St
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Aloysius Elementary School
2125 N 21st St
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Springfield Christian School
2850 Cider Mill Ln
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Academy
1730 W Jefferson St
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori Children'S House of Springfield
4147 Sandhill Rd
Springfield, IL 62702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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