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ZIP Code 62278

Primary City:Red Bud, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:32pm)
Coordinates:38.2, -90.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62278

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62278. 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 62278. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62278, 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:
Red Bud, IL
Acceptable:
Redbud, Ruma
Unacceptable:
Grigg

Stats and Demographics for the 62278 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62278 is located in south Illinois and covers a slightly higher 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 62278 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62278 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,690
Population Density 65 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,891
Median Home Value $156,000
Land Area 102.38 sq mi
Water Area 1.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,694
Median Household Income $55,852

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5219217436
5-9221176397
10-14216215431
15-19215196411
20-24162178340
25-29211206417
30-34193187380
35-39187199386
40-44214210424
45-49266260526
50-54245260505
55-59231237468
60-64192197389
65-69148173321
70-74130151281
75-7994129223
80-8465115180
85 Plus49126175

Gender

 Male 3,258 49%
 Female 3,432 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,574 98.3%
 Black Or African American 15 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 31 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 11 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 49 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24225476
25-34244129373
35-4432686412
45-54471101572
55-6443968507
65-7433148379
75-8421559274
85 Plus6338101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,601 59%
 Single Guardian 314 12%
 Singles 701 26%
 Singles With Roommate 78 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,846 69%
 Households with Kids 848 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1335083
2454489
3523284
4484290
5442872
6423880
7534194
8313768
9513283
10424183
11444286
12514091
13394079
14405292
154856104
16454691
17482977
18393473
19353166
20493281

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62278 has a small 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 62278 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62278 real estate data, the median home value of $156,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62278. Rentals in 62278 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62278 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,593 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 81 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,292 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 819 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 583 20%
 Households Vacant 197 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 16.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.0%
 For Sale Only 23 11.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 19.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 94 47.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 107 19%
 2 Bedroom 231 41%
 3+ Bedroom 232 41%
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 $55,852 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62278 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 62278 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 2,654 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,521 26%
 No Earnings 1,565 27%
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 2,654 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,521 26%
 No Earnings 1,565 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,266 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 158 4%
 Worked at Home 237 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 259 11%
 High School Graduate 1,440 61%
 Associate's degree 201 9%
 Bachelor's degree 354 15%
 Master's degree 67 3%
 Professional school degree 28 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,143 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 318 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62278

ZIP Code 62278 is in the Monroe/Randolph Roe School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62278.

Monroe/Randolph Red Brick School
1a Pioneer Ln
Ruma, IL 62278
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Monroe/Randolph Roe School District
Red Bud Elementary School
200 West Field Dr
Red Bud, IL 62278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Red Bud Community Unit School District 132
Beck Avc Alternative School
6137 Beck Rd
Red Bud, IL 62278
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monroe/Randolph Roe School District
Beck Area Career Center
6137 Beck Rd
Red Bud, IL 62278
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Beck Area Career Center School District
Red Bud High School
815 Locust St
Red Bud, IL 62278
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Red Bud Community Unit School District 132
St Johns Lutheran School
104 E South 6th St
Red Bud, IL 62278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Lutheran School
10247 S Prairie Rd
Red Bud, IL 62278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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