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ZIP Code 62999

Primary City:Zeigler, IL (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Central (7:45am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.89, -89.05
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62999

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62999. 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 62999. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62999, 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:
Zeigler, IL
Unacceptable:
Six Mile

Stats and Demographics for the 62999 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62999 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 62999 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62999 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,829
Population Density 853 people per sq mi
Housing Units 813
Median Home Value $47,100
Land Area 2.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 735
Median Household Income $31,859

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male707654535161496258595955534437261416
Female545766714351706054656058535241262724
Total124133120124941121191221121241191131069678524140

Gender

 Male 897 49%
 Female 932 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,785 97.6%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.5%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner136889101101936333
Renter21353732192082
Total341031261331201137135

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 324 44%
 Single Guardian 154 21%
 Singles 229 31%
 Singles With Roommate 28 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 488 66%
 Households with Kids 247 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male131515131111159301112156101079121510
Female91010138910201010813181722101314124
Total2225252619202529402120282427321722262714

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62999 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62999 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62999 real estate data, the median home value of $47,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62999 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62999 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62999 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,783 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 46 3%
 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 277 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 284 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 174 21%
 Households Vacant 78 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 44 26%
 2 Bedroom 61 36%
 3+ Bedroom 63 37%
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 $31,859 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62999 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. Most commuters in 62999 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 435 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 324 21%
 No Earnings 819 52%
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 435 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 324 21%
 No Earnings 819 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 600 92%
 Public transportation 13 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 1%
 Worked at Home 29 4%
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 127 21%
 High School Graduate 378 62%
 Associate's degree 44 7%
 Bachelor's degree 43 7%
 Master's degree 8 1%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 325 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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