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ZIP Code 62972

Primary City:Ozark, IL (View All Cities)
County: Johnson County
Timezone: Central (10:14pm)
Area code: 618 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.5, -88.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 62972

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 62972. 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 62972. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 62972, 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:
Ozark, IL
Acceptable:
Tunnel Hill
Unacceptable:
Reynoldsburg, Tunnel Hl

Stats and Demographics for the 62972 ZIP Code

ZIP code 62972 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 62972 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 62972 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,205
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 682
Median Home Value $91,800
Land Area 66.66 sq mi
Water Area 1.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 494
Median Household Income $40,714

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5262450
5-9303161
10-14433679
15-19483280
20-24332457
25-29222042
30-34222446
35-39363268
40-44484896
45-49464187
50-545963122
55-59583795
60-64433982
65-69514596
70-74373976
75-79231740
80-846915
85 Plus6713

Gender

 Male 637 53%
 Female 568 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,180 97.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244610
25-34301040
35-4476884
45-549611107
55-641043107
65-7496399
75-8436137
85 Plus10010

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 334 68%
 Single Guardian 44 9%
 Singles 97 20%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 357 72%
 Households with Kids 137 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14711
2448
3347
411617
5279
67815
75813
8549
911415
1010919
1110616
127815
138412
148917
154711
16121224
1714620
1810313
198412
2011516

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 62972 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 62972 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 62972 real estate data, the median home value of $91,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 62972. Rentals in 62972 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 62972 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,205 100%
 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 228 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 224 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 6%
 Households Vacant 188 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 5 2.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 145 77.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 19.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 37%
 1 Bedroom 4 7%
 2 Bedroom 5 9%
 3+ Bedroom 27 47%
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 $40,714 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 62972 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 62972 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 220 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 283 28%
 No Earnings 515 51%
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 220 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 283 28%
 No Earnings 515 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 397 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 7%
 Worked at Home 9 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 65 15%
 High School Graduate 303 68%
 Associate's degree 9 2%
 Bachelor's degree 60 13%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 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 122 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 62972

ZIP Code 62972 is in the New Simpson Hill School District 32. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 62972.

New Simpson Hill Dist 32
95 Tunnel Hill Rd
Tunnel Hill, IL 62972
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Simpson Hill School District 32

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