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ZIP Code 62881

Primary City:Salem, IL (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Central (2:09pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.6, -88.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62881

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62881. 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 62881. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62881, 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:
Salem, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62881 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62881 is located in south 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 62881 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62881 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,385
Population Density 113 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,083
Median Home Value $77,700
Land Area 100.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,642
Median Household Income $42,810

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male36934436041734235031735433642539236828627422017811098
Female361356364384292338310366320438419369360308256203165236
Total730700724801634688627720656863811737646582476381275334

Gender

 Male 5,540 49%
 Female 5,845 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,003 96.6%
 Black Or African American 99 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 87 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 38 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 137 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner65372510717684550369132
Renter1412542242051339910780
Total206626734922817649476212

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,349 51%
 Single Guardian 760 16%
 Singles 1,332 29%
 Singles With Roommate 201 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,182 69%
 Households with Kids 1,460 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6173848569706864738569715877888388778173
Female6893636769555785906479767075778599735068
Total129166147152138125125149163149148147128152165168187150131141

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62881 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62881 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 62881 real estate data, the median home value of $77,700 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 62881. Rentals in 62881 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62881 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,108 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 114 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 147 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,042 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,357 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,243 24%
 Households Vacant 441 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 96 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 66 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 197 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 3%
 1 Bedroom 279 22%
 2 Bedroom 534 43%
 3+ Bedroom 398 32%
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 $42,810 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62881 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 62881 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 3,408 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,197 25%
 No Earnings 3,299 37%
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 3,408 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,197 25%
 No Earnings 3,299 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,552 92.5%
 Public transportation 16 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 111 2.3%
 Worked at Home 222 4.5%
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 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 425 11.8%
 High School Graduate 2,186 60.5%
 Associate's degree 268 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 518 14.3%
 Master's degree 145 4.0%
 Professional school degree 59 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,606 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 270 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 197 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62881

ZIP Code 62881 is in the Clinton/Marion/Washington Roe School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62881.

Clnton/Mrn/Wshngtn Pre-Kind Prog
200 East Schwartz St
Salem, IL 62881
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clinton/Marion/Washington Roe School District
Hawthorn Elementary School
1300 Hawthorn Rd
Salem, IL 62881
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem School District 111
Franklin Park Middle School
1325 North Franklin St
Salem, IL 62881
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salem School District 111
Selmaville Elementary School
3185 Selmaville Rd
Salem, IL 62881
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Selmaville Ccsd 10 School District
Clnton/Mrn/Wshngtn Truant Alternative School
200 East Schwartz St
Salem, IL 62881
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clinton/Marion/Washington Roe School District
Mar/Clin/Wash County Ctes
200 East Schwartz St
Salem, IL 62881
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marion/Clinton/Wash County Ctes School District
Salem Community High School
1200 North Broadway Ave
Salem, IL 62881
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem Chsd 600 School District
St Theresa of Avila
190 N Ohio Ave
Salem, IL 62881
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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