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ZIP Code 62946

Primary City:Harrisburg, IL (View All Cities)
County: Saline County
Timezone: Central (4:37am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.7, -88.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62946

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62946. 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 62946. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62946, 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:
Harrisburg, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62946 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62946 is located in south Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 62946 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62946 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,930
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,880
Median Home Value $76,300
Land Area 139.02 sq mi
Water Area 2.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,312
Median Household Income $40,384

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male36538743966937132936333740644644943634731825819611485
Female363427406379356337358389398465510457409354329255203220
Total7288148451,048727666721726804911959893756672587451317305

Gender

 Male 6,315 49%
 Female 6,615 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,742 90.8%
 Black Or African American 670 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 0.4%
 Asian 80 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 74 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 294 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner66336543761784669447161
Renter17630326526023214310660
Total2426398081,0211,016812553221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,457 46%
 Single Guardian 911 17%
 Singles 1,712 32%
 Singles With Roommate 232 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,763 71%
 Households with Kids 1,549 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7562728768778889658876916911510416416013210991
Female78728068848489888283749674795668781047375
Total153134152155152161177177147171150187143194160232238236182166

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62946 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62946 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 62946 real estate data, the median home value of $76,300 is low 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 62946. Rentals in 62946 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62946 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,253 94.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 69 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 288 2.2%
 Nursing Facilities 148 1.1%
 Other Institutional 48 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 124 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,975 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,792 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,545 26%
 Households Vacant 568 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 142 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 88 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 53 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 237 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 104 6%
 1 Bedroom 317 19%
 2 Bedroom 748 45%
 3+ Bedroom 503 30%
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 $40,384 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62946 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 62946 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 3,494 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,107 20%
 No Earnings 4,818 46%
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 3,494 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,107 20%
 No Earnings 4,818 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,351 94.8%
 Public transportation 53 1.2%
 Taxicab 1 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 1.0%
 Worked at Home 127 2.8%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 600 13.7%
 High School Graduate 2,664 60.8%
 Associate's degree 335 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 494 11.3%
 Master's degree 237 5.4%
 Professional school degree 31 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,328 85.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 87 3.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 317 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62946

ZIP Code 62946 is in the Edwd/Gltn/Hdin/Pop/Slne/Wbh/Wn/Wh School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62946.

Learning Alternative Branch Harrisburg
24 South Vine St 114
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Edwd/Gltn/Hdin/Pop/Slne/Wbh/Wn/Wh School District
Learning Alternative Branch Harrisburg
24 South Vine St
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Edwd/Gltn/Hdin/Pop/Slne/Wbh/Wn/Wh School District
Harrisburg Middle School
312 Bulldog Blvd
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3
East Side Intermediate School
315 East Church St
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3
West Side Primary School
411 West Lincoln St
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3
School District 428 Iyc-Hrb
1201 West Poplar St
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Idjj School District 428
Harrisburg High School
333 West College St
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harrisburg Community Unit School District 3

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