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ZIP Code 62844

Primary City:Grayville, IL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:02pm)
Coordinates:38.3, -88.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62844. 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 62844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62844, 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:
Grayville, IL

Stats and Demographics for the 62844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62844 is located in southeast 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 62844 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62844 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,083
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,026
Median Home Value $61,100
Land Area 44.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 904
Median Household Income $38,045

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55951110
5-95663119
10-145566121
15-195573128
20-245753110
25-295744101
30-344161102
35-395649105
40-445863121
45-498789176
50-548085165
55-597771148
60-648667153
65-694563108
70-74435396
75-79385694
80-84203959
85 Plus244367

Gender

 Male 994 48%
 Female 1,089 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,047 98.3%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 18 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24112839
25-34564298
35-449232124
45-5415448202
55-6415426180
65-7411016126
75-84811899
85 Plus32436

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 462 51%
 Single Guardian 120 13%
 Singles 281 31%
 Singles With Roommate 41 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 660 73%
 Households with Kids 244 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121325
281523
320828
413821
5121426
641317
7121123
8151025
9131528
10121224
11101424
1211920
1381422
14141731
15121123
16111324
17111627
1881725
19131629
20131629

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62844 has a slightly less than average 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 62844 were primarily built in the 1940s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62844 real estate data, the median home value of $61,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62844 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62844 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,030 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 53 3%
 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 367 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 323 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 214 21%
 Households Vacant 122 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 24 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 93 37%
 2 Bedroom 102 40%
 3+ Bedroom 54 21%
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 $38,045 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62844 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 62844 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 535 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 415 25%
 No Earnings 713 43%
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 535 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 415 25%
 No Earnings 713 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 773 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 7 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 5%
 Worked at Home 28 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 79 12%
 High School Graduate 357 53%
 Associate's degree 135 20%
 Bachelor's degree 64 10%
 Master's degree 16 2%
 Professional school degree 18 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 278 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62844

ZIP Code 62844 is in the Grayville Community Unit School District 1. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62844.

Wells Elementary School
704 West North St
Grayville, IL 62844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grayville Community Unit School District 1
Grayville Jr Sr High School
728 West North St
Grayville, IL 62844
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grayville Community Unit School District 1

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