Zip Code 62601 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAlexander
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Morgan
Area Code217 / 447
Current Population:434
Racial Majority:White 100%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$48533
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69100
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range604 - 676 ft.
Area53 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.75251300, -90.04526100

Zip Code 62601 Description

Zip Code 62601 is located in the state of Illinois in the Champaign - Springfield metro area. Zip code 62601 is primarily located in Morgan County. The official US Postal Service name for 62601 is ALEXANDER, Illinois. Portions of zip code 62601 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 62601 is 217. 62601 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 62601 is 5.5% 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 62601 decreased to 434 from 512 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 62601 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 62601 public schools is White. 37.2% of students in 62601 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 518 100% 426 +22%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 2 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0% 2 -100%

Zip Code 62601 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.7%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.2%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 62601 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population434512
Male Population52.10%
Female Population47.90%
Total Households181
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
37.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$48533
Income Under $50K Per Year51.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.60%
62601 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 18Darin LaHoodRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$110000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$129000
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
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 62601 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16203041516064625442322141
Avg Max Temp (°F)34405264748387857967523963
Avg Precip (In.)1.521.83.173.714.574.023.853.363.282.763.32.5637.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jacksonville, IL
CBSA Type62601
CBSA Population40575
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours