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ZIP Code 62912

Primary City:Buncombe, IL (View All Cities)
County: Johnson County
Timezone: Central (2:42am)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.5, -89.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62912

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62912. 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 62912. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62912, 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:
Buncombe, IL
Unacceptable:
Elvira, Lick Creek

Stats and Demographics for the 62912 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62912 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 62912 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 large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 62912 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,179
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 548
Median Home Value $80,400
Land Area 53.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 467
Median Household Income $45,882

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5353065
5-9363268
10-14403979
15-19423779
20-24352459
25-29282654
30-34343064
35-39434386
40-44343771
45-49474693
50-544852100
55-59544195
60-64314475
65-69453883
70-74251540
75-79181230
80-8471320
85 Plus51318

Gender

 Male 607 51%
 Female 572 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,141 96.8%
 Black Or African American 6 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.8%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244610
25-34391453
35-44661379
45-548319102
55-64861096
65-7471475
75-8435439
85 Plus12113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 292 63%
 Single Guardian 45 10%
 Singles 108 23%
 Singles With Roommate 22 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 326 70%
 Households with Kids 141 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18311
28614
36814
48917
58816
69413
74711
810414
95914
1010616
118917
127916
138917
147613
1510616
16151025
176713
186612
195813
20628

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62912 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62912 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 62912 real estate data, the median home value of $80,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 62912 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 62912 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62912 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,179 100%
 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 195 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 201 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 71 13%
 Households Vacant 81 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 5%
 1 Bedroom 7 11%
 2 Bedroom 20 32%
 3+ Bedroom 32 52%
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 $45,882 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 62912 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 62912. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 281 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 173 20%
 No Earnings 432 49%
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 281 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 173 20%
 No Earnings 432 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 339 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 4 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 2%
 Worked at Home 17 5%
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 43 11%
 High School Graduate 237 58%
 Associate's degree 49 12%
 Bachelor's degree 75 18%
 Master's degree 4 1%
 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 216 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62912

ZIP Code 62912 is in the Buncombe Cons School District 43. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62912.

Buncombe Cons School
164 Main
Buncombe, IL 62912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buncombe Cons School District 43
Lick Creek Elementary School
7355 Lick Creek Rd
Buncombe, IL 62912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lick Creek Ccsd 16 School District

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