Zip Code 62712 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSpringfield
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sangamon
Area Code217 / 447
Current Population:10302
Racial Majority: 92.41%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 57.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.8%
Median Household Income$84529
Average Adjusted Gross Income$108320
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range548 - 571 ft.
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.74876500, -89.58520200

Zip Code 62712 Description

Zip Code 62712 is located in the state of Illinois in the Champaign - Springfield metro area. Zip code 62712 is primarily located in Sangamon County. The official US Postal Service name for 62712 is SPRINGFIELD, Illinois. Portions of zip code 62712 are contained within or border the city limits of Springfield, IL, Chatham, IL, . The area code for zip code 62712 is 217. 62712 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 62712 is 6.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 62712 is while the majority ethnicity attending 62712 public schools is Black. 73% of students in 62712 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9332 92.41% 9371 +-0%
 Black Or African American 342 3.39% 370 -8%
 Hispanic 205 2.03% 166 +23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.08% 7 +14%
 Asian 116 1.15% 270 -57%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 22 0% 22 -100%
 Two Or More Races 95 0.95% 95 +1%

Zip Code 62712 Race/Ethnicity

 White 29.9%
 Black Or African American 57.8%
 Hispanic 1.4%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 10%

Zip Code 62712 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population103020
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households4178
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
73%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$84529
Income Under $50K Per Year23.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year39.20%
62712 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 13Rodney DavisRepublican
Illinois District 18Darin LaHoodRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$305164
Average Real Estate Sale Price$125451
Current Unemployment Level 6.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
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 62712 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17223242526265635544332242
Avg Max Temp (°F)34395264758487857967513863
Avg Precip (In.)1.691.873.143.564.213.823.733.452.982.73.032.5936.77
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Springfield, IL
CBSA Type62712
CBSA Population207610
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours