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ZIP Code 62305

Primary City:Quincy, IL (View All Cities)
County: Adams County
Timezone: Central (8:28am)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.9, -91.3
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62305

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62305. 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 62305. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62305, 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:
Quincy, IL
Unacceptable:
Columbus

Stats and Demographics for the 62305 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62305 is located in west 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 62305 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 62305 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,052
Population Density 130 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,668
Median Home Value $153,700
Land Area 138.34 sq mi
Water Area 8.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,281
Median Household Income $59,873

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55235341,057
5-95695201,089
10-146555941,249
15-195925931,185
20-24420386806
25-29341404745
30-34461433894
35-39498489987
40-445486061,154
45-496807371,417
50-547617461,507
55-596517051,356
60-645956691,264
65-694825601,042
70-74386437823
75-79285367652
80-84228297525
85 Plus122178300

Gender

 Male 8,797 49%
 Female 9,255 51%
Gender

Race

 White 17,328 96.0%
 Black Or African American 279 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.1%
 Asian 165 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 66 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 189 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2455135190
25-34499227726
35-449111841,095
45-541,3911841,575
55-641,3541221,476
65-741,086811,167
75-8474077817
85 Plus19441235

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,532 62%
 Single Guardian 780 11%
 Singles 1,684 23%
 Singles With Roommate 285 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,065 70%
 Households with Kids 2,216 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1109106215
294105199
3109108217
4111124235
510998207
613691227
7114107221
8105108213
9105116221
10132101233
11130145275
12134101235
13129110239
14130137267
15135145280
16147126273
17121128249
1896116212
199378171
208369152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62305 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62305 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 62305 real estate data, the median home value of $153,700 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 62305. Rentals in 62305 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62305 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,016 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,605 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,625 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,051 14%
 Households Vacant 387 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 83 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 83 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 69 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 190 15%
 2 Bedroom 566 45%
 3+ Bedroom 509 40%
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 $59,873 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62305 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 62305 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,110 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,428 23%
 No Earnings 4,461 30%
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 7,110 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,428 23%
 No Earnings 4,461 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,134 94.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 34 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 240 2.5%
 Worked at Home 245 2.5%
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 616 9.8%
 High School Graduate 3,274 52.1%
 Associate's degree 553 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,280 20.4%
 Master's degree 424 6.7%
 Professional school degree 49 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 92 1.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,297 65.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 891 25.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 343 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62305

ZIP Code 62305 is in the Quincy School District 172. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62305.

Monroe Elementary School
3211 Payson Rd
Quincy, IL 62305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Quincy School District 172
Chaddock Rssp
2023 St Anthony Rd
Quincy, IL 62305
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Adams/Pike Roe School District
Adams Juvenile Detention Center Rssp
200 North 52nd St
Quincy, IL 62305
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Adams/Pike Roe School District
Adams County Juvenile Detention Cntr
200 North 52nd St
Quincy, IL 62305
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Quincy School District 172
St Dominic Elementary School
4100 Columbus Rd
Quincy, IL 62305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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