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ZIP Code 62863

Primary City:Mount Carmel, IL (View All Cities)
County: Wabash County
Timezone: Central (4:54am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.4, -87.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62863

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62863. 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 62863. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62863, 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:
Mount Carmel, IL
Unacceptable:
Cowling, Friendsville, Maud, Mt Carmell, Odgen, Patton

Stats and Demographics for the 62863 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62863 is located in southeast Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 62863 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62863 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,183
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,795
Median Home Value $79,900
Land Area 149.56 sq mi
Water Area 3.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,323
Median Household Income $47,261

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
Male28832732836027831227327728337639037330923218715194109
Female306288326336265288267304283372400381334243208216191228
Total594615654696543600540581566748790754643475395367285337

Gender

 Male 4,947 49%
 Female 5,236 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,851 96.7%
 Black Or African American 71 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.2%
 Asian 67 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 61 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 112 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52328447674675456358152
Renter13322119517914111111388
Total185549642853816567471240

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,217 51%
 Single Guardian 578 13%
 Singles 1,320 31%
 Singles With Roommate 208 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,097 72%
 Households with Kids 1,226 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6965505065707474445776565584646566838271
Female6657685173524951636668537267555268758670
Total135122118101138122123125107123144109127151119117134158168141

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62863 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 62863 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 62863 real estate data, the median home value of $79,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62863. Rentals in 62863 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62863 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,095 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 79 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,717 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,425 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,181 25%
 Households Vacant 472 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 80 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 56 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 92 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 226 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 10%
 1 Bedroom 207 23%
 2 Bedroom 331 36%
 3+ Bedroom 283 31%
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 $47,261 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62863 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. More commuters in 62863 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 3,126 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,115 26%
 No Earnings 2,858 35%
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 3,126 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,115 26%
 No Earnings 2,858 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,346 93.7%
 Public transportation 14 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 105 2.3%
 Worked at Home 166 3.6%
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 319 9.8%
 High School Graduate 1,923 59.1%
 Associate's degree 419 12.9%
 Bachelor's degree 442 13.6%
 Master's degree 97 3.0%
 Professional school degree 42 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,513 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 278 14.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 69 3.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62863

ZIP Code 62863 is in the Wabash Community Unit School District 348. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62863.

South Elementary School
715 West 3rd St
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wabash Community Unit School District 348
Mt Carmel Middle School
1520 Poplar St
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wabash Community Unit School District 348
North Intermediate Center of Educ
1300 North Walnut St
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wabash Community Unit School District 348
Mount Carmel High School
201 North Pear St
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wabash Community Unit School District 348
St Mary Catholic School
417 Chestnut St
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lancaster Christian School
Hwy 11
Lancaster, IL 62863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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