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ZIP Code 62886

Post Office City:Sims, IL (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Central (8:11pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.38, -88.52
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62886

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 62886. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 62886 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:
Sims, IL
Unacceptable:
Arrington

Stats and Demographics for the 62886 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62886 is located in southern 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 62886 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 adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62886 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Sims, IL households.

Population 440
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 199
Median Home Value $45,300
Land Area 29.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 176
Median Household Income $50,278

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5151227
5-913821
10-14151025
15-19171229
20-2481523
25-29181230
30-3491423
35-3916723
40-4481220
45-49191534
50-54222244
55-59151631
60-64111627
65-69161733
70-747916
75-797613
80-84459
85 Plus3912

Gender

 Male 223 51%
 Female 217 49%
Gender

Race

 White 435 98.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24314
25-3415520
35-4417320
45-5430838
55-6433235
65-7430131
75-8417118
85 Plus9110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 105 60%
 Single Guardian 27 15%
 Singles 40 23%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 126 72%
 Households with Kids 50 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1336
2224
3325
4426
5639
6224
7314
8101
9123
10325
11527
12336
13213
14224
15516
16437
17369
18325
19202
20257

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62886 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62886 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1980s. Looking at 62886 real estate data, the median home value of $45,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62886 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62886 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62886 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 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 51 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 103 52%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 11%
 Households Vacant 23 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 96%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 14 100%
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 $50,278 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62886 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. Most commuters in 62886 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 201 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 107 24%
 No Earnings 137 31%
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 201 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 107 24%
 No Earnings 137 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 250 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 1%
 Worked at Home 24 9%
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 31 9%
 High School Graduate 217 61%
 Associate's degree 89 25%
 Bachelor's degree 19 5%
 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 130 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes