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ZIP Code 62872

Primary City:Opdyke, IL (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (8:44am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.27, -88.80
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62872

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62872. 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 62872. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62872, 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:
Opdyke, IL
Unacceptable:
Marlow

Stats and Demographics for the 62872 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62872 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 62872 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62872 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,178
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 462
Median Home Value $74,900
Land Area 23.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 408
Median Household Income $47,240

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5249495333243439434242403418211746
Female4336504834312637414745383426166137
Total9585991016755607684898778684437231713

Gender

 Male 600 51%
 Female 578 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,144 97.1%
 Black Or African American 9 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1344767582492210
Renter495103321
Total1753818585522411

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 274 67%
 Single Guardian 47 12%
 Singles 63 15%
 Singles With Roommate 24 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 249 61%
 Households with Kids 159 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1313912716511108109814710912159
Female1510686667111112812777111679
Total2823152013221118211922172021141720282218

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62872 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62872 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 62872 real estate data, the median home value of $74,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62872 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62872 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62872 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,178 100%
 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 224 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 147 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 37 8%
 Households Vacant 54 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 19%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 13 81%
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 $47,240 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62872 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 62872 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 391 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 245 27%
 No Earnings 272 30%
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 391 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 245 27%
 No Earnings 272 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 495 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 17 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 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 51 13%
 High School Graduate 240 63%
 Associate's degree 62 16%
 Bachelor's degree 31 8%
 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 211 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 55 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62872

ZIP Code 62872 is in the Opdyke-Belle-Rive Ccsd 5 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62872.

Opdyke Attendance Center
19830 East Fourth St
Opdyke, IL 62872
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Opdyke-Belle-Rive Ccsd 5 School District

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