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ZIP Code 62920

Primary City:Cobden, IL (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Central (3:51pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.5, -89.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62920

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62920. 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 62920. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62920, 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:
Cobden, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62920 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62920 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 62920 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62920 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,265
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,425
Median Home Value $110,100
Land Area 65.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,307
Median Household Income $41,996

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9510393113869193971041231321381188982451718
Female79101961188576698510212413713812211184452729
Total174204189231171167162182206247269276240200166904447

Gender

 Male 1,637 50%
 Female 1,628 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,967 90.9%
 Black Or African American 18 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.9%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 184 5.6%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13741622452652009629
Renter24473440392793
Total3712119628530422710532

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 713 55%
 Single Guardian 178 14%
 Singles 357 27%
 Singles With Roommate 59 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 938 72%
 Households with Kids 369 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1921162117222027172216211717182927261321
Female1219191612202721212023231317212328212517
Total3140353729424748384239443034395255473838

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62920 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62920 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62920 real estate data, the median home value of $110,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62920. Rentals in 62920 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62920 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,243 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 555 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 529 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 223 16%
 Households Vacant 118 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 9 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 7%
 1 Bedroom 24 8%
 2 Bedroom 81 28%
 3+ Bedroom 168 57%
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 $41,996 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62920 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 62920 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,093 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 623 22%
 No Earnings 1,133 40%
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 1,093 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 623 22%
 No Earnings 1,133 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,397 94.6%
 Public transportation 10 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 1.5%
 Worked at Home 47 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. 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 134 12.0%
 High School Graduate 650 58.0%
 Associate's degree 68 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 163 14.6%
 Master's degree 84 7.5%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 17 1.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 710 92.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 1.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62920

ZIP Code 62920 is in the Cobden Sud 17 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62920.

Cobden Jr High School
413 North Appleknocker St
Cobden, IL 62920
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cobden Sud 17 School District
Cobden Elementary School
413 North Appleknocker St
Cobden, IL 62920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cobden Sud 17 School District
Five County Vocational Sys-Cobden Campus
413 North Appleknocker St
Cobden, IL 62920
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Five County Reg Voc System School District
Cobden High School
413 North Appleknocker St
Cobden, IL 62920
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cobden Sud 17 School District

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