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ZIP Code 62817

Primary City:Broughton, IL (View All Cities)
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Central (12:11am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.0, -88.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62817

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62817. 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 62817. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62817, 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:
Broughton, IL
Acceptable:
Dale
Unacceptable:
Mayberry, South Twigg, Walpole

Stats and Demographics for the 62817 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62817 is located in southeast 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 62817 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62817 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 557
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 290
Median Home Value $100,000
Land Area 69.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 239
Median Household Income $36,522

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male22191815527138142422161822111166
Female111217131225111110222422162418111011
Total333135281752241924464638344629221617

Gender

 Male 277 50%
 Female 280 50%
Gender

Race

 White 549 98.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner023204440422212
Renter115443531
Total138244843472513

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 129 54%
 Single Guardian 42 18%
 Singles 61 26%
 Singles With Roommate 7 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 178 74%
 Households with Kids 61 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male54345362336153217233
Female12244413023264202362
Total665897753593117419595

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62817 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62817 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62817 real estate data, the median home value of $100,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62817. Rentals in 62817 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62817 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 557 100%
 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 69 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 134 46%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 12%
 Households Vacant 51 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 25%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 27 75%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $36,522 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62817 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62817 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 62817 can expect to fall in that range. 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 170 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 15%
 No Earnings 264 52%
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 170 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 15%
 No Earnings 264 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 193 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 3 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 58 31%
 High School Graduate 80 43%
 Associate's degree 13 7%
 Bachelor's degree 25 13%
 Master's degree 10 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 117 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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