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ZIP Code 62642

Post Office City:Greenview, IL (View All Cities)
County: Menard County
Timezone: Central (12:50pm)
Area code: 217 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.1, -89.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62642

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 62642. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 62642 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Greenview, IL
Acceptable:
Hubly, Sweet Water

Stats and Demographics for the 62642 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62642 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 62642 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62642 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,440
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 696
Median Home Value $85,700
Land Area 74.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 597
Median Household Income $56,940

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5424082
5-9473279
10-14454792
15-195943102
20-24323264
25-29404383
30-34342660
35-39434285
40-44415697
45-496966135
50-546549114
55-594857105
60-646052112
65-69364076
70-74262551
75-79162541
80-84131932
85 Plus131730

Gender

 Male 729 51%
 Female 711 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,411 98.0%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244711
25-34462167
35-44732598
45-5412617143
55-6410217119
65-7478583
75-8451455
85 Plus17421

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 330 55%
 Single Guardian 95 16%
 Singles 145 24%
 Singles With Roommate 27 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 424 71%
 Households with Kids 173 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18412
26915
38614
4101222
57512
651015
714721
87512
914519
1071017
1110515
12111122
1312517
1451621
156915
16151429
1714721
1816420
198917
2013619

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62642 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62642 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62642 real estate data, the median home value of $85,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62642 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62642 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62642 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,440 100%
 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 317 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 180 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 100 14%
 Households Vacant 99 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 7 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 44 38%
 3+ Bedroom 72 62%
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 $56,940 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62642 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. However, that is not the case in 62642. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see Greenview, IL poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 640 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 354 27%
 No Earnings 296 23%
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 640 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 354 27%
 No Earnings 296 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 790 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 6%
 Worked at Home 61 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 85 8%
 High School Graduate 771 69%
 Associate's degree 119 11%
 Bachelor's degree 110 10%
 Master's degree 40 4%
 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 223 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62642

ZIP Code 62642 is in the Greenview Community Unit School District 200. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62642.

Greenview Jr/Sr High School
147 W Palmer St
Greenview, IL 62642
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Greenview Community Unit School District 200
Greenview Elementary School
PO Box 320
Greenview, IL 62642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenview Community Unit School District 200

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