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ZIP Code 62984

Primary City:Shawneetown, IL (View All Cities)
County: Gallatin County
Timezone: Central (12:09am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.7, -88.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62984

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62984. 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 62984. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62984, 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:
Shawneetown, IL
Unacceptable:
Bowlesville, Gold Hill, Old Shawneetown, Shawnee

Stats and Demographics for the 62984 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62984 is located in southeast 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 62984 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 62984 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,841
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 900
Median Home Value $64,200
Land Area 79.22 sq mi
Water Area 2.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 769
Median Household Income $33,702

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male60554856515338625065644472653633184
Female565866626050425860664872786545302031
Total1161131141181111038012011013111211615013081633835

Gender

 Male 874 47%
 Female 967 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,784 96.9%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 40 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner103590981171166421
Renter173939383230167
Total27741291361491468028

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 357 46%
 Single Guardian 138 18%
 Singles 236 31%
 Singles With Roommate 38 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 558 73%
 Households with Kids 211 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1191613916137108914107981713910
Female911179161316491111111419101311101817
Total2020332225292911191920252426192128232727

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62984 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62984 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 62984 real estate data, the median home value of $64,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62984 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62984 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62984 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,816 99%
 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 25 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 228 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 323 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 218 24%
 Households Vacant 131 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 31.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 10 7.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 28.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 31.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 10%
 2 Bedroom 102 50%
 3+ Bedroom 82 40%
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 $33,702 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62984 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62984 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 62984 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 570 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 283 19%
 No Earnings 668 44%
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 570 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 283 19%
 No Earnings 668 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 732 96.1%
 Public transportation 5 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 3.3%
 Worked at Home 0 0.0%
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 124 21%
 High School Graduate 365 61%
 Associate's degree 83 14%
 Bachelor's degree 19 3%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 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 311 93.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 4.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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