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62476 Zip Code (West Salem, IL) Detailed Profile




City: West Salem, IL (2.08%)
Counties: Edwards County, IL (72.55%), Wabash County, IL (27.45%)
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 1,669
Zip code population in 2010: 1,734
Zip code population in 2000: 1,937

Houses and condos: 858
Renter-occupied apartments: 75
% of renters here:

11%
State:

34%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 62476: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 75.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 22 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 62476
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.3% ($1,060)
Illinois:

2.2% ($4,328)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,226 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $976 (1.3%)

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Males: 824  (49.4%)
Females: 844  (50.6%)

For population 25 years and over in 62476:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 62476:

  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 62.6%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

Zip code 62476 compared to state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 62476 (2017)
    • 1,68987.2%White
    • 201.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 120.6%Two or more races
    • 100.5%Black
    • 30.2%Asian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $79,730
62476:

$79,730
Illinois:

$195,300



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in 62476 zip code as of August 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 62476 is 416 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

44.6 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 62476, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $44,532 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$44,532
State:

$68,058

Salary/wage: $36,429 (reported on 82.7% of returns)
Here:

$36,429
State:

$55,396
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 68.7% for AGIs below $25k, 78.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 68.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 44.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $740 (reported on 40.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$740
Illinois:

$1,969
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,895 (reported on 25.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,895
State:

$7,786
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$1,685 (reported on 17.3% of returns)
Here:

+$1,685
State:

+$22,183
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,770 (reported on 13.3% of returns)
Here:

+$6,770
State:

+$12,903
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.0% for AGIs below $25k, 3.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $8,933 (reported on 12.0% of returns)
62476:

$8,933
Illinois:

$17,929
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $15,200 (19% of AGI, reported on 13.3% of returns)
Here:

$15,200
State:

$26,433

Here:

19.3% of AGI
State:

19.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.2% for AGIs below $25k, 4.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $4,550 (reported on 8.0% of returns)
Here:

$4,550
State:

$4,525

Taxes paid: $5,722 (reported on 12.0% of returns)
62476:

$5,722
State:

$11,968
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,114 (reported on 18.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,114
State:

$2,349
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 88.0%
Here:

88%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 85.7% for AGIs below $25k, 90.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 84.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 100.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 80.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 62476, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $33,319 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$33,319
State:

$54,625

Salary/wage: $31,096 (reported on 81.8% of returns)
Here:

$31,096
State:

$46,811
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 86.9% for AGIs below $10k, 67.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 50.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,074 (reported on 54.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,074
Illinois:

$2,101
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.4% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,319 (reported on 28.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,319
State:

$4,306
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $10k, 2.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$892 (reported on 19.8% of returns)
Here:

+$892
State:

+$17,321
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.2% for AGIs below $10k, -0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, -0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$4,655 (reported on 18.1% of returns)
Here:

+$4,655
State:

+$11,771
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.2% for AGIs below $10k, 6.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,250 (reported on 3.0% of returns)
62476:

$3,250
Illinois:

$3,087

Total itemized deductions: $14,492 (27% of AGI, reported on 7.6% of returns)
Here:

$14,492
State:

$20,239

Here:

26.8% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,805 (5% of AGI, reported on 5.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,805
State:

$3,719

Here:

4.9% of AGI
State:

3.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total tax: $4,085 (reported on 71.0% of returns)
62476:

$4,085
State:

$9,882
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $10k, 4.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,351 (reported on 16.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,351
State:

$1,788

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 83.5%
Here:

84%
State:

61%
(% for various income ranges: 79.8% for AGIs below $10k, 82.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 86.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 83.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 95.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$50,235
Illinois:

$62,992
West Salem, IL (62476) map Nearest zip codes: 62452, 62419, 62815, 62818, 62806, 62811.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

47.1%
Illinois:

47.7%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

2.1%
Illinois:

5.8%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 70
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 648


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 56 (41 now married, 14 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 197 (113 now married, 82 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 62476 with a mortgage: 214 (4 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 433

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $768
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $345

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

9.2%
Whole state:

12.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

4.3%
Whole state:

6.8%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.2
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  • Notable locations in zip code 62476: West Salem Fire Department First Responders (A), West Salem City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 62476 include: Pleasant Grove Church (A), Marion Christian Church (B), Little Wabash Zion United Methodist Church (C), Long Prairie Primitive Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Welser Cemetery (1), Brown Cemetery (2), Seventh Day Adventist Cemetery (3), Marion Cemetery (4), Little Wabash Cemetery (5), Evangelical Cemetery (6), Brown Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: C B and Q Railroad Reservoir (A), Krajec Lake (B), Harrison Lake (C), West Salem Reservoir (D), West Salem New Reservoir (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Shelby Creek (A), Big Branch (B), Madden Creek (C), Little Bonpas Creek (D), Crooked Creek (E), Jordan Creek (F), Johnson Creek (G), Parker Creek (H), Sugar Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 112010 to 2013
  • 812000 to 2009
  • 411990 to 1999
  • 931980 to 1989
  • 1041970 to 1979
  • 831960 to 1969
  • 621950 to 1959
  • 561940 to 1949
  • 3141939 or earlier

Zip code 62476 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West Salem, IL (62476)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West Salem, IL (62476)
  • 7no bedroom
  • 261 bedroom
  • 1792 bedrooms
  • 3103 bedrooms
  • 814 bedrooms
  • 365+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Salem, IL (62476)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Salem, IL (62476)
  • 1no bedroom
  • 121 bedroom
  • 362 bedrooms
  • 233 bedrooms
  • 34 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in West Salem, IL (62476) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West Salem, IL (62476) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 21no vehicle
  • 1761 vehicle
  • 2732 vehicles
  • 1053 vehicles
  • 544 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in West Salem, IL (62476) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West Salem, IL (62476) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2no vehicle
  • 411 vehicle
  • 242 vehicles
  • 93 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 62476 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 62476 household income distribution in 2017
  • 35Less than $10,000
  • 31$10,000 to $14,999
  • 41$15,000 to $19,999
  • 34$20,000 to $24,999
  • 59$25,000 to $29,999
  • 21$30,000 to $34,999
  • 34$35,000 to $39,999
  • 62$40,000 to $44,999
  • 30$45,000 to $49,999
  • 87$50,000 to $59,999
  • 49$60,000 to $74,999
  • 102$75,000 to $99,999
  • 74$100,000 to $124,999
  • 8$125,000 to $149,999
  • 23$150,000 to $199,999
  • 10$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 62476

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 62476
  • 10Less than $10,000
  • 4$10,000 to $14,999
  • 21$15,000 to $19,999
  • 31$20,000 to $24,999
  • 33$25,000 to $29,999
  • 40$30,000 to $34,999
  • 6$35,000 to $39,999
  • 37$40,000 to $49,999
  • 59$50,000 to $59,999
  • 26$60,000 to $69,999
  • 51$70,000 to $79,999
  • 60$80,000 to $89,999
  • 41$90,000 to $99,999
  • 38$100,000 to $124,999
  • 10$125,000 to $149,999
  • 33$150,000 to $174,999
  • 3$175,000 to $199,999
  • 9$200,000 to $249,999
  • 19$250,000 to $299,999
  • 4$400,000 to $499,999
  • 8$500,000 to $749,999
  • 18$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 62476

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 62476
  • 7$100 to $149
  • 5$150 to $199
  • 12$200 to $249
  • 7$250 to $299
  • 2$300 to $349
  • 6$350 to $399
  • 7$400 to $449
  • 20No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $396.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $108,684.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $79,557
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $112,662

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $79,730
62476:

$79,730
Illinois:

$195,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $38,660 - $106,646
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 62476
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 699
  • One, attached: 1
  • Two: 10
  • 5 to 9: 4
  • Mobile homes: 133
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Unemployment: 4.1%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 62476

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 62476
  • 88.4%657Drove a car alone
  • 5.8%43Carpooled
  • 0.3%2Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.7%5Walked
  • 4.8%36Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 62476

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 62476
  • 38Less than 5 minutes
  • 625 to 9 minutes
  • 2010 to 14 minutes
  • 15415 to 19 minutes
  • 15920 to 24 minutes
  • 8725 to 29 minutes
  • 5630 to 34 minutes
  • 635 to 39 minutes
  • 1240 to 44 minutes
  • 4945 to 59 minutes
  • 5260 to 89 minutes
  • 790 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 57.1%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,645
  • In family households: 1,414 (275 male householders, 212 female householders)
    400 spouses, 447 children (416 natural, 10 adopted, 23 stepchildren), 26 grandchildren, 7 brothers or sisters, 2 parents, 9 other relatives, 29 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 230 (114 male householders (113 living alone)), 114 female householders (114 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 23 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 298 2-persons, 86 3-persons, 40 4-persons, 45 5-persons, 19 6-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 228 1-person

280 married couples with children.
74 single-parent households (15 men, 59 women).

97.9% of residents of 62476 zip code speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (40% very well, 60% not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 5 (0.3%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.3%
Whole state:

14.3%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 100%Yemen
Most common first ancestries reported in 62476
  • 27%German
  • 15%American
  • 14%English
  • 10%Irish
  • 2%French
  • 2%Swedish
  • 2%Dutch
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 9Before 1990

Zip code 62476 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • M S & B READY MIX (LANCASTER RD in WEST SALEM, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - AIR PROGRAM
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: READY-MIXED CONCRETE
  • JOHNSON OIL CO (MERIDIAN & W SALEM RD in WEST SALEM, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - AIR PROGRAM
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: PETROLEUM BULK STATIONS AND TERMINALS
  • MARKS?TOM A. (RR #1 (2 MI. W. OF RTE. 130 ON in WEST SALEM, IL)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Alternative names: MARKS, TOM A.

Zip code 62476 marital status for males
Zip code 62476 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 7.7%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 10.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 43.9%Utility gas
  • 26.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 19.9%Electricity
  • 10.3%Wood

Population in 1990: 1,994.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,188
  • Northeast: 12
  • Midwest: 370
  • South: 48
  • West: 31

76% of the 62476 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Illinois.

93% of the 62476 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 60% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 20% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 20% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in West Salem, IL (62476)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school):
Here:

0.0%
Illinois:

11.1%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
Illinois:

9.3%
Students in private undergraduate colleges:
Here:

0.0%
Illinois:

27.0%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 79,046Construction and extraction occupations
  • 56,540Health technologists and technicians
  • 51,494Transportation occupations
  • 49,208Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 43,377Management occupations
  • 38,737Production occupations

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Automotive Body, Paint, and Interior Repair and Maintenance (5-9 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Wholesale Trade: Farm Supplies Merchant Wholesalers (5-9: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (5-9: 1)
  • Wholesale Trade: Flower, Nursery Stock, and Florists' Supplies Merchant Wholesalers (5-9: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Insurance Agencies and Brokerages (1-4: 3)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 30 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 62476 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2181.7 years
John1773.6 years
Charles1677.9 years
William1577.5 years
Robert1468.3 years
James1269.4 years
George1178.8 years
Ralph978.2 years
Edna983.2 years
Arthur881.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 62476 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Clodfelter2379.0 years
Smith1877.9 years
Miller1282.7 years
Feldman1076.0 years
Myers1076.9 years
Mcdowell974.1 years
Boewe876.8 years
Gaede881.2 years
Taylor780.9 years
Knackmuhs784.6 years
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