Zip Code 62563 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRochester
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sangamon
Secondary County: Christian
Area Code217 / 447
Alternate Zip Code NamesBERRY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBUCKHART
Current Population:5686
Racial Majority:White 95.46%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$73779
Average Adjusted Gross Income$92550
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range548 - 584 ft.
Area58 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.71663300, -89.50569900

Zip Code 62563 Description

Zip Code 62563 is located in the state of Illinois in the Champaign - Springfield metro area. Zip code 62563 is primarily located in Sangamon County. Portions of 62563 are also located in Christian County. The official US Postal Service name for 62563 is ROCHESTER, Illinois. Portions of zip code 62563 are contained within or border the city limits of Rochester, IL, Springfield, IL, . The area code for zip code 62563 is 217. 62563 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 62563 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 62563 increased to 5686 from 4868 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 62563 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 62563 public schools is White. 13.6% of students in 62563 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5658 95.46% 5467 +3%
 Black Or African American 53 0.89% 37 +43%
 Hispanic 46 0.78% 57 -19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 114 1.92% 30 +280%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 16 0% 16 -100%
 Two Or More Races 75 0.94% 75 -25%

Zip Code 62563 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.9%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 1.3%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 62563 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population56864868
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households2120
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$73779
Income Under $50K Per Year29.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.70%
62563 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 13Rodney DavisRepublican
Illinois District 18Darin LaHoodRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$236382
Average Real Estate Sale Price$125918
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 62563 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17223242526265635544332242
Avg Max Temp (°F)33395164758487857967513863
Avg Precip (In.)1.721.873.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Springfield, IL
CBSA Type62563
CBSA Population207610
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Springfield Lake Shore Improvement