Zip Code 62201 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEast Saint Louis
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saint Clair
Secondary County: Madison
Area Code618 / 730
Alternate Zip Code NamesE SAINT LOUIS
FAIRMONT CITY
SAUGET
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesE ST LOUIS
EAST ST LOUIS
Current Population:7547
Racial Majority: 11.19%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 99.8%
Unemployment Rate:11.1%
Median Household Income$16089
Average Adjusted Gross Income$27250
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range400 - 423 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.64022000, -90.13429500

Zip Code 62201 Description

Zip Code 62201 is located in the state of Illinois in the Saint Louis metro area. Zip code 62201 is primarily located in Saint Clair County. Portions of 62201 are also located in Madison County. The official US Postal Service name for 62201 is EAST SAINT LOUIS, Illinois. Portions of zip code 62201 are contained within or border the city limits of East St. Louis, IL, Fairmont City, IL, Madison, IL, Sauget, IL, Collinsville, IL, Brooklyn, IL, Washington Park, IL, Venice, IL, St. Louis, MO, and Cahokia, IL. The area code for zip code 62201 is 618. 62201 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 62201 is 11.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 62201 decreased to 7547 from 8452 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 62201 is while the majority ethnicity attending 62201 public schools is Black. 99% of students in 62201 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 884 11.19% 785 +13%
 Black Or African American 4703 59.55% 4708 +-0%
 Hispanic 1923 24.35% 1969 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.14% 11 +0%
 Asian 74 0.94% 8 +825%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 1.49% 2 +5800%
 Two Or More Races 64 2.33% 64 +188%

Zip Code 62201 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0%
 Black Or African American 99.8%
 Hispanic 0.1%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 62201 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population75478452
Male Population44.70%
Female Population55.30%
Total Households2559
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
99%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$16089
Income Under $50K Per Year85.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year12.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.30%
62201 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 12Mike BostRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Illinois Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$83250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$31417
Current Unemployment Level 11.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago17.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 72e - Middle Mississippi Alluvial Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 62201 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21263646566570686048372647
Avg Max Temp (°F)38445567778590888169554366
Avg Precip (In.)2.142.263.573.914.193.823.753.233.132.843.862.9839.66
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
St. Louis, MO-IL
CBSA Type62201
CBSA Population2851619
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours