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ZIP Code 62207

Primary City:East Saint Louis, IL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: East St. Louis
County: St. Clair County
Timezone: Central (6:42am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.58, -90.12
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62207

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62207. 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 62207. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62207, 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 Saint Louis, IL
Acceptable:
Alorton, Centreville, E Saint Louis

Stats and Demographics for the 62207 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62207 is located in southwest 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 62207 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62207 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,750
Population Density 1,313 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,857
Median Home Value $48,700
Land Area 6.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,310
Median Household Income $19,212

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 35


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5438361799
5-9357372729
10-14302343645
15-19376406782
20-24243340583
25-29218332550
30-34167267434
35-39206271477
40-44210253463
45-49255296551
50-54268304572
55-59264304568
60-64150209359
65-69114186300
70-74111146257
75-7982174256
80-8469160229
85 Plus52144196

Gender

 Male 3,882 44%
 Female 4,868 56%
Gender

Race

 White 206 2.4%
 Black Or African American 8,434 96.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 87 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2411193204
25-3471397468
35-44166364530
45-54314313627
55-64338269607
65-74230178408
75-84248118366
85 Plus7327100

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 525 16%
 Single Guardian 1,562 47%
 Singles 1,122 34%
 Singles With Roommate 101 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,056 62%
 Households with Kids 1,254 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110972181
27675151
37976155
49176167
58781168
65375128
77280152
86171132
98465149
106565130
114972121
126373136
136167128
146466130
158381164
168469153
178871159
186994163
195291143
205373126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62207 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 62207 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 62207 real estate data, the median home value of $48,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62207 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62207 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 62207 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,542 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 19 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 189 2.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 733 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 718 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,859 48%
 Households Vacant 547 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 173 31.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 67 12.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 1.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 292 53.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 56 3%
 1 Bedroom 313 16%
 2 Bedroom 739 38%
 3+ Bedroom 814 42%
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 $19,212 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62207 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. ZIP code 62207 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 62207 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 1,585 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,145 19%
 No Earnings 3,240 54%
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 1,585 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,145 19%
 No Earnings 3,240 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,946 84%
 Public transportation 272 12%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 2%
 Worked at Home 59 3%
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 626 29%
 High School Graduate 1,205 55%
 Associate's degree 101 5%
 Bachelor's degree 152 7%
 Master's degree 54 2%
 Professional school degree 53 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,142 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 190 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62207

ZIP Code 62207 is in the Cahokia Community Unit School District 187. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62207.

Lalumier Elementary School
6702 Bond Ave
Centreville, IL 62207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cahokia Community Unit School District 187
East St Louis-Lincoln Middle School
12 South 10th St
East St. Louis, IL 62207
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East St Louis School District 189
Alta Sita Elementary School
2601 Bond Ave
East St. Louis, IL 62207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East St Louis School District 189
Dunbar Elementary School
1835 Tudor Ave
East St. Louis, IL 62207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East St Louis School District 189
Brown Elementary School
4850 Market St
East St. Louis, IL 62207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East St Louis School District 189
Vernice G Neely School
4400 Grand St
Alorton, IL 62207
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East St Louis School District 189
Curtis Miller Alternative High School
4400 Grand St
Alorton, IL 62207
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East St Louis School District 189

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