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ZIP Code 62908

Primary City:Belknap, IL (View All Cities)
County: Johnson County
Timezone: Central (9:10am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.3, -88.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62908

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62908. 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 62908. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62908, 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:
Belknap, IL
Unacceptable:
Mermet

Stats and Demographics for the 62908 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62908 is located in south 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 62908 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 large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62908 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 467
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 228
Median Home Value $67,100
Land Area 50.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 196
Median Household Income $23,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5141327
5-9141125
10-14201636
15-19171936
20-2481624
25-2914620
30-3413518
35-39131932
40-44241943
45-49131427
50-54162036
55-59181735
60-64191736
65-69141226
70-747613
75-799615
80-845611
85 Plus167

Gender

 Male 239 51%
 Female 228 49%
Gender

Race

 White 454 97.2%
 Black Or African American 3 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24336
25-3421425
35-4432638
45-5431334
55-6437340
65-7423427
75-8418119
85 Plus617

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 123 63%
 Single Guardian 14 7%
 Singles 54 28%
 Singles With Roommate 5 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 131 67%
 Households with Kids 65 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1336
2224
3235
4404
5033
6415
7538
8123
9426
108210
11066
12224
13538
14538
15246
167613
17213
18022
196612
20257

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62908 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62908 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 62908 real estate data, the median home value of $67,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62908 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62908 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62908 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 467 100%
 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 84 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 87 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 25 11%
 Households Vacant 32 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 75%
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 24 100%
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 $23,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62908 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 62908 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 102 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 19%
 No Earnings 121 44%
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 102 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 51 19%
 No Earnings 121 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 130 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 7 5%
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 18 15%
 High School Graduate 62 52%
 Associate's degree 16 13%
 Bachelor's degree 24 20%
 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 118 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes