Official Zip Code NameGranite City
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code618 / 730
Current Population:43735
Racial Majority: 87.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 72.8%
Unemployment Rate:7.65%
Median Household Income$45941
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42140
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.9 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Madison
Elevation Range404 - 486 ft.
Area64 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.73247147, -90.10163879

Zip Code 62040 Description

Zip Code 62040 is located in the state of Illinois in the Saint Louis metro area. Zip code 62040 is primarily located in Madison County. The official US Postal Service name for 62040 is GRANITE CITY, Illinois. Portions of zip code 62040 are contained within or border the city limits of Granite City, IL, Pontoon Beach, IL, Madison, IL, Venice, IL, Hartford, IL, Fairmont City, IL, Glen Carbon, IL, St. Louis, MO, Collinsville, IL, Edwardsville, IL, and South Roxana, IL. Zip code 62040 is within area code 618 and area code 314. 62040 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 62040 is 7.65% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 62040 decreased to 43735 from 46104 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 62040 is while the majority ethnicity attending 62040 public schools is White. 63.9% of students in 62040 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 37463 87.07% 38403 -2%
 Black Or African American 2270 5.28% 2087 +9%
 Hispanic 2035 4.73% 2135 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.17% 124 -40%
 Asian 357 0.83% 255 +40%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.05% 15 +53%
 Other Race 33 0% 33 -100%
 Two Or More Races 683 1.87% 683 +18%

Zip Code 62040 Race/Ethnicity

 White 72.8%
 Black Or African American 12.5%
 Hispanic 8.9%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 4.2%

Zip Code 62040 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4373546104
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households17669
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
63.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
88.9%
Median Household Income$45941
Income Under $50K Per Year54.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictIllinois 12
RepresentativeMike Bost
PartyRepublican
114 US Congressional DistrictIllinois 13
RepresentativeRodney L. Davis
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$97866
Average Real Estate Sale Price$87116
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)7.65%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.81%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.01%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 72e - Middle Mississippi Alluvial Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 62040 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20253545556569675947362646
Avg Max Temp (°F)38445566768590888069544266
Avg Precip (In.)2.082.233.533.944.183.713.733.223.122.813.782.9339.25
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
St. Louis, MO-IL
CBSA Type62040
CBSA Population2851619
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours