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ZIP Code 62024

Primary City:East Alton, IL (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (12:11am)
Coordinates:38.88, -90.09
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62024

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62024. 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 62024. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62024, 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:
East Alton, IL
Unacceptable:
Rosewood

Stats and Demographics for the 62024 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62024 is located in west Illinois and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 62024 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62024 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,775
Population Density 1,567 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,581
Median Home Value $92,000
Land Area 6.24 sq mi
Water Area 1.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,201
Median Household Income $43,592

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5297279576
5-9282265547
10-14285273558
15-19307304611
20-24346295641
25-29347293640
30-34261288549
35-39313281594
40-44326319645
45-49356341697
50-54407358765
55-59356346702
60-64263321584
65-69220256476
70-74170190360
75-79123202325
80-84128168296
85 Plus73136209

Gender

 Male 4,860 50%
 Female 4,915 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,373 95.9%
 Black Or African American 129 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.2%
 Asian 36 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 39 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 176 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2436122158
25-34318210528
35-44443224667
45-54600251851
55-64558235793
65-74440122562
75-8437987466
85 Plus13640176

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,823 43%
 Single Guardian 812 19%
 Singles 1,336 32%
 Singles With Roommate 230 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,024 72%
 Households with Kids 1,177 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16874142
25656112
36152113
45352105
55959118
65458112
7504090
85956115
96052112
105362115
116438102
125348101
135556111
146069129
156358121
166483147
176261123
185451105
196451115
206452116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62024 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62024 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 62024 real estate data, the median home value of $92,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62024. Rentals in 62024 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62024 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,775 100%
 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 1,860 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,050 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,291 28%
 Households Vacant 380 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 113 29.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2.1%
 For Sale Only 80 21.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 3.4%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 148 38.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 1%
 1 Bedroom 277 24%
 2 Bedroom 713 61%
 3+ Bedroom 159 14%
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 $43,592 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62024 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 62024 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 2,656 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,262 28%
 No Earnings 3,185 39%
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 2,656 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,262 28%
 No Earnings 3,185 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,847 92.5%
 Public transportation 129 3.1%
 Taxicab 12 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 1.3%
 Worked at Home 116 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 450 13.3%
 High School Graduate 2,392 70.5%
 Associate's degree 306 9.0%
 Bachelor's degree 206 6.1%
 Master's degree 21 0.6%
 Professional school degree 5 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,214 84.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 98 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62024

ZIP Code 62024 is in the East Alton School District 13. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62024.

East Alton Middle School
1000 3rd St
East Alton, IL 62024
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Alton School District 13
Eastwood Elementary School
1030 3rd St
East Alton, IL 62024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Alton School District 13
Washington Elementary School
210 East Saint Louis Ave
East Alton, IL 62024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Alton School District 13

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