Zip Code 62612 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAshland
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cass
Secondary County: Morgan
Area Code217 / 447
Current Population:1915
Racial Majority:White 98.14%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$50527
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56840
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range591 - 646 ft.
Area95 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.89134600, -90.06807100

Zip Code 62612 Description

Zip Code 62612 is located in the state of Illinois in the Champaign - Springfield metro area. Zip code 62612 is primarily located in Cass County. Portions of 62612 are also located in Morgan County. The official US Postal Service name for 62612 is ASHLAND, Illinois. Portions of zip code 62612 are contained within or border the city limits of Ashland, IL, . The area code for zip code 62612 is 217. 62612 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 62612 is 5.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% 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 62612 decreased to 1915 from 1986 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 62612 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 62612 public schools is White. 41.1% of students in 62612 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1686 98.14% 1880 -10%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 10 -100%
 Hispanic 15 0.87% 9 +67%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.23% 4 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.76% 9 +44%

Zip Code 62612 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.3%
 Black Or African American 2.9%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 62612 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population19151986
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households791
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50527
Income Under $50K Per Year49.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.50%
62612 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 18Darin LaHoodRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$99333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$335000
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 62612 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16213141516165625443322241
Avg Max Temp (°F)34405264748387857967523963
Avg Precip (In.)1.581.813.123.614.463.893.883.423.222.813.222.5637.58
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Springfield, IL
CBSA Type62612
CBSA Population207610
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours