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ZIP Code 62990

Primary City:Thebes, IL (View All Cities)
County: Alexander County
Timezone: Central (2:08pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -89.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62990

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62990. 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 62990. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62990, 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:
Thebes, IL
Acceptable:
Gale
Unacceptable:
Fayville

Stats and Demographics for the 62990 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62990 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 62990 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62990 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,109
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 510
Median Home Value $64,700
Land Area 42.89 sq mi
Water Area 1.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 442
Median Household Income $26,447

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male43372840342522203242464233302720142
Female4237442839322130294445413540252299
Total857472687357435061869183687052422311

Gender

 Male 537 48%
 Female 572 52%
Gender

Race

 White 986 88.9%
 Black Or African American 90 8.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner92046728165458
Renter15281416121010
Total244860889375468

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 245 55%
 Single Guardian 78 18%
 Singles 107 24%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 300 68%
 Households with Kids 142 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1010641287465692659106108
Female8612104156102101064146275812
Total18161814162313148151615620111117111820

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62990 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62990 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62990 real estate data, the median home value of $64,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62990 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62990 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62990 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,109 100%
 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 149 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 197 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 96 19%
 Households Vacant 68 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 10%
 2 Bedroom 28 24%
 3+ Bedroom 77 66%
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 $26,447 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62990 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, 62990 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 62990 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 181 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 159 22%
 No Earnings 388 53%
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 181 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 159 22%
 No Earnings 388 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 298 99.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.3%
 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 88 29%
 High School Graduate 189 63%
 Associate's degree 13 4%
 Bachelor's degree 9 3%
 Master's degree 3 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 213 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 21.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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