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ZIP Code 62481

Primary City:Yale, IL (View All Cities)
County: Jasper County
Timezone: Central (10:56am)
Coordinates:39.12, -88.02
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62481

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62481. 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 62481. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62481, 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:
Yale, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62481 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62481 is located in east 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 62481 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62481 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 386
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 178
Median Home Value $128,400
Land Area 36.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 159
Median Household Income $53,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 551015
5-981018
10-14151227
15-19191231
20-2414822
25-295712
30-349817
35-3914923
40-4491322
45-49161531
50-54182139
55-59231437
60-64131225
65-6911920
70-748917
75-796511
80-84189
85 Plus2810

Gender

 Male 196 51%
 Female 190 49%
Gender

Race

 White 381 98.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.8%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24303
25-3411415
35-4418220
45-5433134
55-6440141
65-7423326
75-8411112
85 Plus718

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 93 58%
 Single Guardian 17 11%
 Singles 47 30%
 Singles With Roommate 2 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 116 73%
 Households with Kids 43 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1000
2213
3145
4022
5123
6314
7224
8033
9224
10000
11369
12235
13505
14538
15527
16033
176612
18213
19606
20123

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62481 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62481 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62481 real estate data, the median home value of $128,400 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 62481. Rentals in 62481 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62481 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 386 100%
 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 67 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 79 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 13 7%
 Households Vacant 19 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Sale Only 2 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $53,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62481 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. A higher percentage of people in 62481 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 62481. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 101 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 69 31%
 No Earnings 55 24%
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 101 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 69 31%
 No Earnings 55 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 93 61%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 6%
 Worked at Home 51 33%
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 6 6%
 High School Graduate 62 63%
 Associate's degree 19 19%
 Bachelor's degree 11 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 24 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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