Official Zip Code NameSmithton
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code618 / 730
Current Population:4484
Racial Majority:White 92.2%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.12%
Median Household Income$61064
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78073
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Primary County: Saint Clair
Elevation Range440 - 489 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.43951035, -89.98840332

Zip Code 62285 Description

Zip Code 62285 is located in the state of Illinois in the Saint Louis metro area. Zip code 62285 is primarily located in Saint Clair County. The official US Postal Service name for 62285 is SMITHTON, Illinois. Portions of zip code 62285 are contained within or border the city limits of Smithton, IL, . The area code for zip code 62285 is 618. 62285 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 62285 is 6.12% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% 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 62285 increased to 4484 from 3121 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 62285 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 62285 public schools is White. 10.8% of students in 62285 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4031 92.2% 4304 -6%
 Black Or African American 86 1.97% 45 +91%
 Hispanic 199 4.55% 66 +202%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 41 0.94% 23 +78%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 28 0.34% 28 -46%

Zip Code 62285 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.4%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 0.2%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 62285 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population44843121
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households1650
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
10.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$61064
Income Under $50K Per Year39.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictIllinois 12
RepresentativeMike Bost
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$168320
Average Real Estate Sale Price$187178
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)6.12%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.19%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.20%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 72j - Southern Illinoian Till Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 62285 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21263545546368655746362645
Avg Max Temp (°F)38455667778589878170554366
Avg Precip (In.)2.192.333.683.974.23.893.773.293.22.974.063.1540.72
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
St. Louis, MO-IL
CBSA Type62285
CBSA Population2851619
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours