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ZIP Code 62831

Primary City:Du Bois, IL (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Central (3:54am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.23, -89.23
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62831

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62831. 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 62831. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62831, 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:
Du Bois, IL
Unacceptable:
Dubois

Stats and Demographics for the 62831 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62831 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 62831 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 parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62831 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 573
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 286
Median Home Value $97,800
Land Area 40.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 242
Median Household Income $46,974

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male118211724111223132034191915156118
Female12141219181415151427242220161291211
Total232233364225273827475841393127152319

Gender

 Male 287 50%
 Female 286 50%
Gender

Race

 White 568 99.1%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner310305341362414
Renter59445121
Total819345746372615

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 141 58%
 Single Guardian 29 12%
 Singles 63 26%
 Singles With Roommate 9 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 184 76%
 Households with Kids 58 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male05222231054246222747
Female31413243222422139244
Total3663547427666835119811

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62831 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62831 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62831 real estate data, the median home value of $97,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62831. Rentals in 62831 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62831 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 573 100%
 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 95 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 116 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 31 11%
 Households Vacant 44 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 20%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 29%
 2 Bedroom 8 33%
 3+ Bedroom 9 38%
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 $46,974 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62831 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 62831 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 62831 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 164 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 100 21%
 No Earnings 219 45%
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 164 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 100 21%
 No Earnings 219 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 206 86%
 Public transportation 2 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 1%
 Worked at Home 29 12%
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 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 42 17%
 High School Graduate 131 53%
 Associate's degree 42 17%
 Bachelor's degree 30 12%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 22 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 30%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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