Zip Code 62535 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameForsyth
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Macon
Area Code217 / 447
Current Population:3534
Racial Majority: 87.13%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82.4%
Unemployment Rate:8.9%
Median Household Income$81768
Average Adjusted Gross Income$129160
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time17.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range673 - 679 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.92372000, -88.97082400

Zip Code 62535 Description

Zip Code 62535 is located in the state of Illinois in the Champaign - Springfield metro area. Zip code 62535 is primarily located in Macon County. The official US Postal Service name for 62535 is FORSYTH, Illinois. Portions of zip code 62535 are contained within or border the city limits of Forsyth, IL, Decatur, IL, . The area code for zip code 62535 is 217. 62535 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 62535 is 8.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% 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 62535 increased to 3534 from 2572 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 62535 is while the majority ethnicity attending 62535 public schools is White. 23.1% of students in 62535 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3296 87.13% 3075 +7%
 Black Or African American 92 2.43% 100 -8%
 Hispanic 37 0.98% 58 -36%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 236 6.24% 261 -10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 31 3.22% 31 +294%

Zip Code 62535 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82.4%
 Black Or African American 4.7%
 Hispanic 0.9%
 Asian 7.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 62535 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population35342572
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households1311
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
23.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$81768
Income Under $50K Per Year30.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year40.00%
62535 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 13Rodney DavisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$316889
Average Real Estate Sale Price$71269
Current Unemployment Level 8.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.7%
62573 - Warrensburg
62526 - Decatur
Forsyth, IL
Decatur, IL
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54a - Illinois/Indiana Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 62535 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17223141526164635544332242
Avg Max Temp (°F)34405265768487868068523963
Avg Precip (In.)1.961.943.213.684.363.984.344.032.982.833.292.839.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Decatur, IL
CBSA Type62535
CBSA Population108924
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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