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ZIP Code 62888

Primary City:Tamaroa, IL (View All Cities)
County: Perry County
Timezone: Central (11:04pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.1, -89.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62888

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62888. 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 62888. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62888, 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:
Tamaroa, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62888 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62888 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 62888 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 higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62888 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,135
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 975
Median Home Value $71,100
Land Area 77.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 861
Median Household Income $46,894

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5878616644507562721008084566237341813
Female739067665242725370778383756137272730
Total131168128132969214711514217716316713112374614543

Gender

 Male 1,050 49%
 Female 1,085 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,082 97.5%
 Black Or African American 8 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 29 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10741141651591157432
Renter1235241811954
Total221091381831701247936

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 503 58%
 Single Guardian 123 14%
 Singles 202 23%
 Singles With Roommate 33 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 591 69%
 Households with Kids 270 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male919111119151711161710111851381317157
Female111214187212812221061215241219159118
Total2031252926364523382716233329252728262615

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62888 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62888 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 62888 real estate data, the median home value of $71,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62888 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62888 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62888 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,135 100%
 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 347 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 396 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 118 12%
 Households Vacant 114 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 91 56%
 3+ Bedroom 71 44%
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 $46,894 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62888 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. However, that is not the case in 62888. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 672 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 25%
 No Earnings 871 42%
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 672 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 25%
 No Earnings 871 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 976 95.1%
 Public transportation 3 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 1.4%
 Worked at Home 33 3.2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 121 14%
 High School Graduate 618 69%
 Associate's degree 70 8%
 Bachelor's degree 50 6%
 Master's degree 23 3%
 Professional school degree 11 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 367 90.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 2.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62888

ZIP Code 62888 is in the Tamaroa School District 5. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62888.

Tamaroa Elementary School
200 West Main St
Tamaroa, IL 62888
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tamaroa School District 5

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