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ZIP Code 62970

Primary City:Olmsted, IL (View All Cities)
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: Central (9:21pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.20, -89.11
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62970

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62970. 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 62970. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62970, 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:
Olmsted, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62970 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62970 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 62970 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62970 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 639
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 329
Median Home Value $76,300
Land Area 27.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 282
Median Household Income $31,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male182221149161611192325302323181683
Female1521921181415171728272522212310912
Total334330352730312836515255454441261715

Gender

 Male 315 49%
 Female 324 51%
Gender

Race

 White 550 86.1%
 Black Or African American 80 12.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42023444842328
Renter38912111323
Total728325659553411

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 145 51%
 Single Guardian 38 13%
 Singles 87 31%
 Singles With Roommate 12 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 212 75%
 Households with Kids 70 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male71162562763354331253
Female42626544232103354633
Total11378810106995457685886

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62970 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62970 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62970 real estate data, the median home value of $76,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62970 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62970 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62970 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 639 100%
 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 91 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 130 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 61 19%
 Households Vacant 47 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 8%
 2 Bedroom 1 2%
 3+ Bedroom 46 90%
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 $31,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62970 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 62970 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 151 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 150 26%
 No Earnings 287 49%
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 151 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 150 26%
 No Earnings 287 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 258 94.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 2.9%
 Worked at Home 6 2.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 48 18%
 High School Graduate 177 66%
 Associate's degree 24 9%
 Bachelor's degree 18 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 111 91.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62970

ZIP Code 62970 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62970.

Caledonia Christian Academy
10076 State Highway 37
Olmsted, IL 62970
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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