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ZIP Code 62838

Primary City:Farina, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:41am)
Coordinates:38.8, -88.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62838

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62838. 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 62838. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62838, 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:
Farina, IL
Acceptable:
Iola, Loogootee

Stats and Demographics for the 62838 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62838 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 62838 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 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 62838 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,497
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 685
Median Home Value $55,600
Land Area 85.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 611
Median Household Income $37,569

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male44525049284246435556695555373016239
Female544644414133463046535959543935192217
Total98989490697592731011091281141097665354526

Gender

 Male 759 51%
 Female 738 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,474 98.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner55669119109865114
Renter721241518944
Total127793134127955518

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 351 57%
 Single Guardian 76 12%
 Singles 158 26%
 Singles With Roommate 26 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 433 71%
 Households with Kids 178 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male98131117976139714137971310107
Female10128101181089139751088961012
Total1920212128171714222216211817171522162019

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62838 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62838 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62838 real estate data, the median home value of $55,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62838 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62838 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62838 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,497 100%
 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 233 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 276 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 102 15%
 Households Vacant 74 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 11 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 3%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 55 30%
 3+ Bedroom 124 67%
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 $37,569 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62838 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. Most commuters in 62838 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 512 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 23%
 No Earnings 516 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 512 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 23%
 No Earnings 516 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 545 84.5%
 Public transportation 5 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 7.4%
 Worked at Home 47 7.3%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 88 14.6%
 High School Graduate 455 75.3%
 Associate's degree 38 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 20 3.3%
 Master's degree 3 0.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 426 93.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 2.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 3.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62838

ZIP Code 62838 is in the South Central Cud 401 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62838.

South Central High School
800 West Washington St
Farina, IL 62838
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Central Cud 401 School District

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