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ZIP Code 62898

Primary City:Woodlawn, IL (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (5:42am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.35, -89.07
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62898

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62898. 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 62898. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62898, 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:
Woodlawn, IL
Unacceptable:
Drivers, Grand Prairie, Roaches

Stats and Demographics for the 62898 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62898 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 62898 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62898 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,097
Population Density 39 people per sq mi
Housing Units 856
Median Home Value $91,900
Land Area 53.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 810
Median Household Income $55,900

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male60719884485250687984847867592829135
Female606267854858418088938282575631231314
Total120133165169961109114816717716616012411559522619

Gender

 Male 1,057 50%
 Female 1,040 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,058 98.1%
 Black Or African American 11 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14691411661471045416
Renter1519212011850
Total29881621861581125916

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 501 62%
 Single Guardian 123 15%
 Singles 159 20%
 Singles With Roommate 27 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 516 64%
 Households with Kids 294 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14149138191512172117241620182114121914
Female14131112179118171310121715151022162210
Total2827202525282620343427363335333136284124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62898 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62898 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 62898 real estate data, the median home value of $91,900 is slightly less than average 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 62898. Rentals in 62898 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62898 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,097 100%
 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 429 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 282 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 99 12%
 Households Vacant 46 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 5%
 2 Bedroom 52 47%
 3+ Bedroom 53 48%
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 $55,900 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62898 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 62898 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 648 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 491 29%
 No Earnings 545 32%
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 648 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 491 29%
 No Earnings 545 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 954 93.6%
 Public transportation 7 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 1.7%
 Worked at Home 41 4.0%
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 67 9.7%
 High School Graduate 407 58.9%
 Associate's degree 58 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 98 14.2%
 Master's degree 50 7.2%
 Professional school degree 6 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 410 93.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 1.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 4.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62898

ZIP Code 62898 is in the Woodlawn Ccsd 4 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62898.

Woodlawn School
301 South Central St
Woodlawn, IL 62898
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodlawn Ccsd 4 School District
Woodlawn Comm High School
300 North Central St
Woodlawn, IL 62898
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Woodlawn Chsd 205 School District

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