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ZIP Code 62822

Primary City:Christopher, IL (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Central (2:27pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.98, -89.06
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62822

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62822. 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 62822. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62822, 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:
Christopher, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62822 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62822 is located in south 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 62822 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62822 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,574
Population Density 962 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,274
Median Home Value $49,600
Land Area 2.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,146
Median Household Income $33,587

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male819479806755787767767586817059532421
Female6785946170828970738310386928362484756
Total1481791731411371371671471401591781721731531211017177

Gender

 Male 1,223 48%
 Female 1,351 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,522 98.0%
 Black Or African American 10 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner126910912916814711052
Renter269154574445267
Total3816016318621219213659

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 485 42%
 Single Guardian 226 20%
 Singles 391 34%
 Singles With Roommate 44 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 820 72%
 Households with Kids 326 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male121917161816271617168191620211421141019
Female13131614191492023172120221413149121310
Total2532333037303636403329393834342830262329

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62822 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62822 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62822 real estate data, the median home value of $49,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62822 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62822 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62822 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,574 100%
 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 333 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 463 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 350 27%
 Households Vacant 128 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 21.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3.1%
 For Sale Only 26 20.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 7.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 46.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 120 35%
 2 Bedroom 133 39%
 3+ Bedroom 86 25%
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 $33,587 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62822 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62822 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. Most commuters in 62822 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 681 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 519 23%
 No Earnings 1,056 47%
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 681 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 519 23%
 No Earnings 1,056 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 984 94.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 4.3%
 Worked at Home 10 1.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 104 10.7%
 High School Graduate 661 68.0%
 Associate's degree 88 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 66 6.8%
 Master's degree 41 4.2%
 Professional school degree 7 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 456 81.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 28 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 73 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62822

ZIP Code 62822 is in the Christopher Usd 99 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62822.

Christopher Elementary School
501 South Snider St
Christopher, IL 62822
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Christopher Usd 99 School District
Christopher Jr High School
501 South Snider St
Christopher, IL 62822
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Christopher Usd 99 School District
Christopher High School
1 Bearcat Dr
Christopher, IL 62822
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Christopher Usd 99 School District

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