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ZIP Code 62629

Primary City:Chatham, IL (View All Cities)
County: Sangamon County
Timezone: Central (4:00pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.68, -89.72
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62629

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62629. 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 62629. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62629, 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:
Chatham, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62629 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62629 is located in central 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 62629 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62629 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,949
Population Density 341 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,062
Median Home Value $165,900
Land Area 37.98 sq mi
Water Area 1.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,891
Median Household Income $80,301

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5452498950
5-95765231,099
10-145244901,014
15-19502406908
20-24252279531
25-29370467837
30-34427498925
35-39444499943
40-44489503992
45-494765601,036
50-54473506979
55-59407450857
60-64326328654
65-69180225405
70-74186176362
75-7993117210
80-845679135
85 Plus4864112

Gender

 Male 6,281 49%
 Female 6,668 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,112 93.5%
 Black Or African American 300 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.1%
 Asian 255 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 55 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 205 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243587122
25-34608254862
35-448651831,048
45-541,0421451,187
55-6480680886
65-7443746483
75-8420718225
85 Plus69978

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,015 62%
 Single Guardian 728 15%
 Singles 945 19%
 Singles With Roommate 203 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,880 59%
 Households with Kids 2,011 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16985154
286111197
311995214
487117204
5111109220
611491205
7113112225
8107107214
9131104235
1010197198
11104107211
12110103213
1310393196
1410690196
15120107227
1610982191
1712376199
189494188
195647103
20404989

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62629 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62629 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 62629 real estate data, the median home value of $165,900 is slightly higher 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 62629. Rentals in 62629 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62629 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,943 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,195 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 874 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 822 16%
 Households Vacant 171 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Sale Only 45 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 109 16%
 2 Bedroom 358 51%
 3+ Bedroom 230 33%
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 $80,301 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62629 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. More commuters in 62629 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 5,147 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,429 24%
 No Earnings 2,377 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 5,147 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,429 24%
 No Earnings 2,377 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,493 94.2%
 Public transportation 1 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 1.0%
 Worked at Home 313 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 62629 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 141 3%
 High School Graduate 1,773 42%
 Associate's degree 478 11%
 Bachelor's degree 1,073 25%
 Master's degree 554 13%
 Professional school degree 141 3%
 Doctorate degree 67 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,529 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 381 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 305 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62629

ZIP Code 62629 is in the Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62629.

Ball Elementary School
1015 New City Rd
Chatham, IL 62629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5
Chatham Elementary School
525 South College St
Chatham, IL 62629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5
Glenwood Intermediate School
465 Chatham Rd
Chatham, IL 62629
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5
Glenwood Elementary School
1401 East Plummer Blvd
Chatham, IL 62629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5
Glenwood High School
1501 East Plummer Blvd
Chatham, IL 62629
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5
Glenwood Middle School
595 Chatham Rd
Chatham, IL 62629
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5

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