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ZIP Code 62828

Primary City:Dahlgren, IL (View All Cities)
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Central (8:44am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.2, -88.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62828

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62828. 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 62828. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62828, 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:
Dahlgren, IL
Unacceptable:
Belle Prairie City

Stats and Demographics for the 62828 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62828 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 62828 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 small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62828 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,426
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 621
Median Home Value $88,000
Land Area 81.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 560
Median Household Income $52,396

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male43435546224037443850664759422615127
Female404650543937453839545955503923281622
Total838910510061778282771041251021098149432829

Gender

 Male 692 49%
 Female 734 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,398 98.0%
 Black Or African American 13 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner44767113107834221
Renter22212154984
Total66979128111925025

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 352 63%
 Single Guardian 60 11%
 Singles 133 24%
 Singles With Roommate 15 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 384 69%
 Households with Kids 176 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8512658815712811111381310696
Female7413119888139101014713141011614
Total159251714161623202118212520212720171520

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62828 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62828 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62828 real estate data, the median home value of $88,000 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 62828. Rentals in 62828 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62828 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,426 100%
 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 205 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 279 45%
 Renter Occupied Households 76 12%
 Households Vacant 61 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 66%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 21%
 2 Bedroom 27 52%
 3+ Bedroom 14 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 $52,396 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62828 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. However, that is not the case in 62828. 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 404 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 165 18%
 No Earnings 358 39%
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 404 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 165 18%
 No Earnings 358 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 479 91.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 4.8%
 Worked at Home 15 2.9%
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 27 6.6%
 High School Graduate 300 73.2%
 Associate's degree 52 12.7%
 Bachelor's degree 25 6.1%
 Master's degree 5 1.2%
 Professional school degree 1 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 287 87.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62828

ZIP Code 62828 is in the Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62828.

Dahlgren Elementary School
5th and Dale St
Dahlgren, IL 62828
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10

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