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ZIP Code 62959

Primary City:Marion, IL (View All Cities)
County: Williamson County
Timezone: Central (4:11am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.7, -88.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62959

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62959. 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 62959. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62959, 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:
Marion, IL
Unacceptable:
Spillertown

Stats and Demographics for the 62959 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62959 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 62959 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62959 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,948
Population Density 199 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,202
Median Home Value $117,200
Land Area 135.23 sq mi
Water Area 4.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,974
Median Household Income $45,947

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8007808138397919299749909181,0531,024871823686523394246230
Female778764742766712810757800747929943919888752582491416468
Total1,5781,5441,5551,6051,5031,7391,7311,7901,6651,9821,9671,7901,7111,4381,105885662698

Gender

 Male 13,684 51%
 Female 13,264 49%
Gender

Race

 White 24,172 89.7%
 Black Or African American 1,735 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 130 0.5%
 Asian 300 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 185 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 422 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1027351,1571,5811,5561,327844324
Renter337807552539446303224140
Total4391,5421,7092,1202,0021,6301,068464

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,399 49%
 Single Guardian 1,752 16%
 Singles 3,321 30%
 Singles With Roommate 502 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,803 71%
 Households with Kids 3,171 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male159155151182144169157161149162170160155166167181154179158151
Female140164164157143164151158148139154136164149155145159153154127
Total299319315339287333308319297301324296319315322326313332312278

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62959 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 62959 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 62959 real estate data, the median home value of $117,200 is slightly less than average 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 62959. Rentals in 62959 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62959 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,363 94.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,213 4.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 258 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 114 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,434 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,192 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,348 27%
 Households Vacant 1,228 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 359 29.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1.1%
 For Sale Only 178 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 75 6.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 175 14.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 426 34.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 200 6%
 1 Bedroom 704 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,621 48%
 3+ Bedroom 836 25%
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 $45,947 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62959 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 62959 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 8,154 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,128 23%
 No Earnings 9,281 41%
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 8,154 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,128 23%
 No Earnings 9,281 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,838 94.9%
 Public transportation 26 0.2%
 Taxicab 10 0.1%
 Motorcycle 34 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 269 2.4%
 Worked at Home 246 2.2%
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 1,017 10%
 High School Graduate 5,546 56%
 Associate's degree 995 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,386 14%
 Master's degree 618 6%
 Professional school degree 246 2%
 Doctorate degree 182 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,093 87.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 221 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 349 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62959

ZIP Code 62959 is in the Williamson County Spec Educ School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62959.

School for Hearing Impaired
801 East Reeves St
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamson County Spec Educ School District
Crab Orchard Elementary School
19189 Bailey St
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crab Orchard Community Unit School District 3
Jefferson Elementary School
700 East Blvd St
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion Community Unit School District 2
Lincoln Elementary School
400 Morningside Dr
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion Community Unit School District 2
Longfellow Elementary School
1400 West Hendrickson St
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion Community Unit School District 2
Marion Jr High School
1609 West Main St
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Marion Community Unit School District 2
Washington Elementary School
420 East Main St
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion Community Unit School District 2
Williamson County Learning Cntr
409 South Court St
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Williamson County Spec Educ School District
Crab Orchard High School
19189 Bailey St
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Crab Orchard Community Unit School District 3
Marion High School
1501 South Carbon St
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marion Community Unit School District 2
Marion Seventh-Day Adventist Christian School
9314 Old Route 13
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Skyline Academy
709 Skyline Dr
Marion, IL 62959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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