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ZIP Code 62996

Primary City:Villa Ridge, IL (View All Cities)
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: Central (4:15pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.16, -89.15
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62996

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62996. 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 62996. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62996, 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:
Villa Ridge, IL
Unacceptable:
America

Stats and Demographics for the 62996 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62996 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 62996 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62996 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 535
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 283
Median Home Value $135,700
Land Area 25.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 239
Median Household Income $47,731

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
Male10101315912141719202722221613874
Female1116101913112117141827302015121535
Total21262334222335343338545242312523109

Gender

 Male 258 48%
 Female 277 52%
Gender

Race

 White 419 78.3%
 Black Or African American 94 17.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.7%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.6%
 Other Race 3 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22232455530196
Renter15431842
Total32736485638238

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 133 56%
 Single Guardian 28 12%
 Singles 69 29%
 Singles With Roommate 9 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 182 76%
 Households with Kids 57 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male41225012232134434222
Female11333324423212274334
Total525583366553466108556

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62996 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62996 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 62996 real estate data, the median home value of $135,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62996. Rentals in 62996 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62996 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 535 100%
 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 92 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 119 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 10%
 Households Vacant 44 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 68%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 5 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $47,731 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62996 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 62996 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. However, that is not the case in 62996. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 135 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 138 29%
 No Earnings 195 42%
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 135 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 138 29%
 No Earnings 195 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 218 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 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. 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 61 26%
 High School Graduate 96 41%
 Associate's degree 34 14%
 Bachelor's degree 46 19%
 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 28 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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