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ZIP Code 62924

Primary City:De Soto, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (1:55pm)
Coordinates:37.82, -89.20
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62924

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62924. 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 62924. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62924, 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:
De Soto, IL
Unacceptable:
Bush

Stats and Demographics for the 62924 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62924 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 62924 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62924 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,809
Population Density 66 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,260
Median Home Value $73,100
Land Area 42.43 sq mi
Water Area 1.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,166
Median Household Income $37,218

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
Male9492868494123921007510295115844038241914
Female96948576108113869285100122104916554242716
Total19018617116020223617819216020221721917510592484630

Gender

 Male 1,371 49%
 Female 1,438 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,628 93.6%
 Black Or African American 74 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.9%
 Asian 12 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 13 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 54 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13911301681981055917
Renter601176566461786
Total732081952342441226723

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 546 47%
 Single Guardian 229 20%
 Singles 322 28%
 Singles With Roommate 69 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 807 69%
 Households with Kids 359 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1921191719162116202313201911181311251714
Female2214241917122816211922231011151513191416
Total4135433636284932414235432922332824443130

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62924 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62924 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 62924 real estate data, the median home value of $73,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62924 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62924 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62924 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,748 98%
 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 61 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 459 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 322 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 385 31%
 Households Vacant 94 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 14 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 7%
 2 Bedroom 212 50%
 3+ Bedroom 180 43%
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 $37,218 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62924 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 62924 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 809 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 607 27%
 No Earnings 850 38%
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 809 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 607 27%
 No Earnings 850 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,177 94.3%
 Public transportation 7 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 1.6%
 Worked at Home 44 3.5%
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 104 10.6%
 High School Graduate 590 60.1%
 Associate's degree 96 9.8%
 Bachelor's degree 144 14.7%
 Master's degree 31 3.2%
 Professional school degree 3 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 14 1.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 394 82.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62924

ZIP Code 62924 is in the Desoto Cons School District 86. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62924.

Desoto Elementary School
311 Hurst Rd
De Soto, IL 62924
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Desoto Cons School District 86

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