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ZIP Code 62839

Primary City:Flora, IL (View All Cities)
County: Clay County
Timezone: Central (2:04am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.7, -88.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62839

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62839. 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 62839. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62839, 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:
Flora, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62839 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62839 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 62839 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62839 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,718
Population Density 92 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,086
Median Home Value $82,300
Land Area 73.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,785
Median Household Income $40,309

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male233238195219173203181182193244256222191118103957561
Female208228206231167217197183181244248246201167151142148171
Total441466401450340420378365374488504468392285254237223232

Gender

 Male 3,182 47%
 Female 3,536 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,520 97.1%
 Black Or African American 26 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.3%
 Asian 44 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 36 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37222269427410270256100
Renter9017213013398586251
Total127394399560508328318151

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,318 47%
 Single Guardian 455 16%
 Singles 878 32%
 Singles With Roommate 134 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,948 70%
 Households with Kids 837 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4352494947485051424837443333574841433039
Female4647363947523445505540323742414251445340
Total899985889410084969210377767075989092878379

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62839 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62839 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 62839 real estate data, the median home value of $82,300 is low 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 62839. Rentals in 62839 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62839 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,498 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 112 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 108 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,094 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 897 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 794 26%
 Households Vacant 301 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 68 22.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.3%
 For Sale Only 50 16.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 5.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 8.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 138 45.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 91 13%
 1 Bedroom 150 21%
 2 Bedroom 362 50%
 3+ Bedroom 123 17%
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 $40,309 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62839 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. More commuters in 62839 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,155 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 972 19%
 No Earnings 2,025 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 2,155 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 972 19%
 No Earnings 2,025 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,691 94.3%
 Public transportation 4 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 82 2.9%
 Worked at Home 64 2.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 218 11.2%
 High School Graduate 1,124 57.6%
 Associate's degree 274 14.0%
 Bachelor's degree 200 10.2%
 Master's degree 77 3.9%
 Professional school degree 45 2.3%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,324 90.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 147 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62839

ZIP Code 62839 is in the Flora Community Unit School District 35. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62839.

Lincoln School
7215 Old Hwy 50
Flora, IL 62839
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Flora Community Unit School District 35
Floyd Henson Jr High School
609 North Stanford Rd
Flora, IL 62839
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Flora Community Unit School District 35
Mcendree Elementary School
200 North Olive Rd
Flora, IL 62839
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Flora Community Unit School District 35
Washington School
114 East Washington St
Flora, IL 62839
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Flora Community Unit School District 35
Flora High School
600 South Locust St
Flora, IL 62839
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Flora Community Unit School District 35

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