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ZIP Code 62926

Primary City:Dongola, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (11:27am)
Coordinates:37.4, -89.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62926

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62926. 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 62926. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62926, 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:
Dongola, IL
Unacceptable:
Wetaug

Stats and Demographics for the 62926 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62926 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 62926 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is 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 62926 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,263
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 990
Median Home Value $76,400
Land Area 80.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 887
Median Household Income $43,309

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male757881717854687856768687705857311914
Female808364666365528660906672836645312628
Total155161145137141119120164116166152159153124102624542

Gender

 Male 1,137 50%
 Female 1,126 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,114 93.4%
 Black Or African American 35 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 1.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 31 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 50 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11721081381561236828
Renter20353538261397
Total311071431761821367735

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 515 58%
 Single Guardian 122 14%
 Singles 214 24%
 Singles With Roommate 36 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 599 68%
 Households with Kids 288 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male169141810171719151415279165152092217
Female161615151619181713121013161381816131114
Total3225293326363536282625402529133336223331

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62926 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62926 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 62926 real estate data, the median home value of $76,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62926. Rentals in 62926 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62926 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,263 100%
 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 365 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 339 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 183 18%
 Households Vacant 103 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 7 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 45 27%
 2 Bedroom 47 28%
 3+ Bedroom 74 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 $43,309 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62926 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. Most commuters in 62926 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 523 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 23%
 No Earnings 813 47%
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 523 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 23%
 No Earnings 813 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 704 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 3%
 Worked at Home 15 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 81 11%
 High School Graduate 581 77%
 Associate's degree 42 6%
 Bachelor's degree 36 5%
 Master's degree 10 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 309 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 28 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62926

ZIP Code 62926 is in the Dongola Usd 66 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62926.

Dongola Elementary School
1000 High St
Dongola, IL 62926
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dongola Usd 66 School District
Dongola High School
1000 High St
Dongola, IL 62926
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dongola Usd 66 School District
Dongola Jr High School
1000 High St
Dongola, IL 62926
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Dongola Usd 66 School District
Mt Pleasant Mennonite School
9685 State Route 146 E
Dongola, IL 62926
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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