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62812 Zip Code (Benton, IL) Detailed Profile



Cities: Benton, IL (5.72%), West City, IL (1.67%), North City, IL (0.69%), Valier, IL (0.39%), Buckner, IL (0.13%), Orient, IL (0.01%)
County: Franklin County, IL
Estimated zip code population in 2015: 11,307
Zip code population in 2010: 11,265
Zip code population in 2000: 11,349

Houses and condos: 5,241
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,379
% of renters here:

30%
State:

35%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 62812: 76.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 95.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.5 sq. mi.
Population density: 118 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 62812
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2015:
This zip code:

1.5% ($1,092)
Illinois:

2.3% ($4,101)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,177 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $998 (1.4%)

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Males: 5,441  (48.1%)
Females: 5,866  (51.9%)

For population 25 years and over in 62812:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 10.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 62812:

  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 48.0%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

Zip code 62812 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 62812

  • Zip code 62812 races chart
    • 10,931White population
    • 37Black population
    • 27American Indian population
    • 41Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 1Some other race population
    • 103Two or more races population
    • 125Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 7,975
Rural population: 3,331

Estimated median house/condo value in 2015: $70,900
62812:

$70,900
Illinois:

$180,300



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 39 registered sex offenders living in 62812 zip code as of December 10, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 62812 to the number of sex offenders is 346 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

42.0 years
Illinois median age:

37.7 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 62812, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $47,111 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$47,111
State:

$68,058

Salary/wage: $39,806 (reported on 80.9% of returns)
Here:

$39,806
State:

$55,396
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 68.2% for AGIs below $25k, 75.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 74.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 36.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,784 (reported on 27.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,784
Illinois:

$1,969
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $3,033 (reported on 16.8% of returns)
Here:

$3,033
State:

$7,786
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$4,004 (reported on 11.6% of returns)
Here:

+$4,004
State:

+$22,183
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$15,795 (reported on 15.3% of returns)
Here:

+$15,795
State:

+$12,903
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.1% for AGIs below $25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $12,255 (reported on 10.3% of returns)
62812:

$12,255
Illinois:

$17,929
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $21,061 (20% of AGI, reported on 17.9% of returns)
Here:

$21,061
State:

$26,433

Here:

20.0% of AGI
State:

19.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.2% for AGIs below $25k, 4.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 15.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,892 (reported on 12.4% of returns)
Here:

$4,892
State:

$4,525
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,237 (reported on 17.6% of returns)
62812:

$7,237
State:

$11,968
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,340 (reported on 21.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,340
State:

$2,349
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 64.7%
Here:

65%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 60.9% for AGIs below $25k, 66.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 69.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 83.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 62812, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $34,898 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$34,898
State:

$54,625

Salary/wage: $30,945 (reported on 80.9% of returns)
Here:

$30,945
State:

$46,811
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 100.0% for AGIs below $10k, 68.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 77.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 52.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,119 (reported on 38.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,119
Illinois:

$2,101
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $10k, 4.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,300 (reported on 21.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,300
State:

$4,306
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.0% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,244 (reported on 15.5% of returns)
Here:

+$3,244
State:

+$17,321
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, -0.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,814 (reported on 15.8% of returns)
Here:

+$9,814
State:

+$11,771
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.9% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from farming: +$2,418 (reported on 1.9% of returns)
Here:

+$2,418
State:

+$2,327
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, -0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,300 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
62812:

$3,300
Illinois:

$3,087
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Self-employed pension: $14,429 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
Here:

$14,429
Illinois:

$16,965

Total itemized deductions: $16,452 (20% of AGI, reported on 15.2% of returns)
Here:

$16,452
State:

$20,239

Here:

20.3% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.2% for AGIs below $10k, 4.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,677 (5% of AGI, reported on 11.9% of returns)
Here:

$4,677
State:

$3,719

Here:

5.2% of AGI
State:

3.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,092 (reported on 69.9% of returns)
62812:

$5,092
State:

$9,882
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 19.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,700 (reported on 20.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,700
State:

$1,788

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 67.5%
Here:

68%
State:

61%
(% for various income ranges: 61.9% for AGIs below $10k, 71.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 68.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 67.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 68.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2015:
This zip code:

$40,028
Illinois:

$59,588
Benton, IL (62812) map Nearest zip codes: 62856, 62874, 62897, 62819, 62896, 62891.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

45.7%
Illinois:

49.3%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.1%
Illinois:

5.8%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 863
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 3,770


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 87 (40 now married, 47 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,368 (992 now married, 1,376 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 62812 with a mortgage: 1,573 (86 second mortgage, 128 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,681

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $819
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $366

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

19.9%
Whole state:

13.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

13.4%
Whole state:

7.3%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.3
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 62812: Lake Benton Camp (A), Airport Industrial Park (B), Benton Country Club (C), United Jewish Community Center (D), Benton Public Library (E), Benton Civic Center (F), Franklin County Courthouse (G), Benton Ambulance Service (H), Mercy Regional Health System (I), Ewing - Northern Fire Protection District Station 3 (J), West City Fire Department (K), Benton Fire Department (L), Benton Township Gymnasium (M), Franklin County Jail (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Center: Rend Lake Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Churches in zip code 62812 include: Bethel Church (A), Caldwell Church (B), Salem Church (C), Eakin Grove Church (D), Church of Christ (E), Church of God (F), First Apostolic Church (G), North Benton Missionary Baptist Church (H), Trinity Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Wayman Cemetery (1), Baxter Cemetery (2), Browning Cemetery (3), Hickory Corners Cemetery (4), Masonic-Oddfellow Cemetery (5), Joplin Cemetery (6), Manion Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Vernons Lake (A), Lake Benton (B), Lake Moses (C), Lake Hamilton (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Andy Creek (A), Drummond Branch (B), Webbs Hill Branch (C), Little Bessie Creek (D), Jordan Creek (E), Gatling Branch (F), Sugar Camp Creek (G), Fallet Branch (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 62812 include: Rend Lake Dam West Public Use Area (1), Sandusky Creek South Public Use Area (2), Franklin County Fairground (3), Benton City Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 5Built 2014 or later
  • 14Built 2010 to 2013
  • 540Built 2000 to 2009
  • 526Built 1990 to 1999
  • 412Built 1980 to 1989
  • 858Built 1970 to 1979
  • 557Built 1960 to 1969
  • 843Built 1950 to 1959
  • 419Built 1940 to 1949
  • 1,067Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 62812 population

Zip code 62812 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Benton, IL (62812)

  • 8no bedroom
  • 831 bedroom
  • 1,1362 bedrooms
  • 1,5653 bedrooms
  • 4044 bedrooms
  • 585+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 62812 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Benton, IL (62812)

  • 103no bedroom
  • 2811 bedroom
  • 5092 bedrooms
  • 3793 bedrooms
  • 694 bedrooms
  • 385+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 62812 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Benton, IL (62812) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 126no vehicle
  • 8901 vehicle
  • 1,3982 vehicles
  • 6153 vehicles
  • 1634 vehicles
  • 625+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 62812 population

Cars and other vehicles available in Benton, IL (62812) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 214no vehicle
  • 7451 vehicle
  • 3292 vehicles
  • 713 vehicles
  • 174 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 62812 population

  • Zip code 62812 household income distribution in 2015

  • Zip code 62812 household income distribution in 2015
  • 433Less than $10,000
  • 228$10,000 to $14,999
  • 362$15,000 to $19,999
  • 343$20,000 to $24,999
  • 334$25,000 to $29,999
  • 298$30,000 to $34,999
  • 317$35,000 to $39,999
  • 180$40,000 to $44,999
  • 133$45,000 to $49,999
  • 301$50,000 to $59,999
  • 553$60,000 to $74,999
  • 467$75,000 to $99,999
  • 365$100,000 to $124,999
  • 165$125,000 to $149,999
  • 91$150,000 to $199,999
  • 63$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 62812

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 62812
  • 88Less than $10,000
  • 44$10,000 to $14,999
  • 52$15,000 to $19,999
  • 119$20,000 to $24,999
  • 65$25,000 to $29,999
  • 146$30,000 to $34,999
  • 132$35,000 to $39,999
  • 302$40,000 to $49,999
  • 305$50,000 to $59,999
  • 356$60,000 to $69,999
  • 193$70,000 to $79,999
  • 300$80,000 to $89,999
  • 116$90,000 to $99,999
  • 303$100,000 to $124,999
  • 226$125,000 to $149,999
  • 180$150,000 to $174,999
  • 69$175,000 to $199,999
  • 99$200,000 to $249,999
  • 86$250,000 to $299,999
  • 32$300,000 to $399,999
  • 4$400,000 to $499,999
  • 26$500,000 to $749,999
  • 9$750,000 to $999,999
  • 2$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 62812

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 62812
  • 27Less than $100
  • 84$100 to $149
  • 23$150 to $199
  • 43$200 to $249
  • 44$250 to $299
  • 66$300 to $349
  • 98$350 to $399
  • 168$400 to $449
  • 217$450 to $499
  • 142$500 to $549
  • 50$550 to $599
  • 52$600 to $649
  • 82$650 to $699
  • 29$700 to $749
  • 10$750 to $799
  • 65$1,000 to $1,249
  • 6$1,500 to $1,999
  • 34$2,000 to $2,499
  • 139No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2015: $648.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $108,121.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2015 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $71,588
  • Black or African American householders: $223,713
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $146,343
  • Asian householders: $189,296
  • Some other race householders: $75,718
  • Two or more races householders: $64,842
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $75,718

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $70,900
62812:

$70,900
Illinois:

$180,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $45,500 - $118,400

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Note: State values scaled to Here population

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,115
  • One, attached: 44
  • Two: 290
  • 3 or 4: 128
  • 5 to 9: 89
  • 10 to 19: 16
  • 20 to 49: 55
  • 50 or more: 88
  • Mobile homes: 414
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Unemployment: 10.8%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 62812

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 62812
  • 84.3%3,821Drove a car alone
  • 9.0%407Carpooled
  • 0.7%32Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.0%2Ferryboat
  • 0.4%17Motorcycle
  • 0.7%32Bicycle
  • 1.5%66Walked
  • 1.6%74Other means
  • 1.8%80Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 62812

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 62812
  • 229Less than 5 minutes
  • 9065 to 9 minutes
  • 71510 to 14 minutes
  • 62815 to 19 minutes
  • 45520 to 24 minutes
  • 27625 to 29 minutes
  • 51730 to 34 minutes
  • 8735 to 39 minutes
  • 11040 to 44 minutes
  • 26445 to 59 minutes
  • 16760 to 89 minutes
  • 9790 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 60.7%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,015
  • In family households: 8,902 (1,606 male householders, 1,256 female householders)
    2,068 spouses, 3,097 children (2,659 natural, 84 adopted, 356 stepchildren), 255 grandchildren, 78 brothers or sisters, 38 parents, 19 other relatives, 357 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,113 (816 male householders (697 living alone)), 955 female householders (864 living alone)), 342 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 292

Size of family households: 1,505 2-persons, 675 3-persons, 373 4-persons, 166 5-persons, 89 6-persons, 54 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,561 1-person, 170 2-persons, 22 3-persons, 18 5-persons

1,242 married couples with children.
856 single-parent households (79 men, 777 women).

97.7% of residents of 62812 zip code speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% very well, 9% well, 1% not well, 7% not at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (23% very well, 10% well, 60% not well, 6% not at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% not well).

Foreign born population: 146 (1.3%)
(54.1% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.3%
Whole state:

14.2%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 28%Japan
  • 10%Kazakhstan
  • 10%Uzbekistan
  • 10%Thailand
  • 8%Poland
  • 5%France
  • 2%Moldova

Most common first ancestries reported in 62812 (%)

  • 24%American
  • 17%German
  • 13%English
  • 8%Irish
  • 6%Italian
  • 4%Polish
  • 2%European

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 342010 or later
  • 262000 to 2009
  • 321990 to 1999
  • 149Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 62812 population

Zip code 62812 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD (601 SOUTH DUQUOIN STREET in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - AIR PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: RAILROADS, LINE-HAUL OPERATING; RAILROAD SWITCHING AND TERMINAL ESTABLISHMENTS; FUEL DEALERS
    Organizations: ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: ILLINOIS CENTRAL GULF RAILROAD CO, ILLINOIS CENTRAL RR-BENTON, ILLIMOIS CENTRAL RR-BENTON
  • MARATHON PETROLEUM CO LLC (420 E SPANI ST in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - AIR PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - SOLID WASTE PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    OIL CONTROL (Facility Response Plan for oil discharge)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: ASPHALT PAVING MIXTURES AND BLOCKS; PETROLEUM BULK STATIONS AND TERMINALS
    Business NAICS classification: ASPHALT PAVING MIXTURE AND BLOCK MANUFACTURING.; ASPHALT PAVING MIXTURE AND BLOCK MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: MARATHON ASHLAND PETROLEUM LLC (CONTACT/GENERAL) , MARATHON PETROLEUM COMPANY LLC (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: ASHLAND OIL INC-BENTON ASPHALT, MARATHON ASHLAND LLC CO, MARATHON ASHLAND PETROLEUM, MARATHON ASHLAND PETROLEUM LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY, MARATHON ASHLAND PETROLEUM LLC BENTON, IL ASPHALT TERMINAL
  • BOMBARDIER RECREATIONAL PRODUCTS (451 EAST ILLINOIS AVENUE in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - SOLID WASTE PROGRAM, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, AIR PROGRAM
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS) - ICIS-, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Large Quantity Generators, more that 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: BOAT BUILDING AND REPAIRING
    Business NAICS classification: BOAT BUILDING.
    Organizations: BRP US INC (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , BOMBARDIAR MOTOR CORP. (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BOMBARDIAR MOTOR CORP., BOMBARDIER MOTOR CORP. OF AMERICA, BRP US INC.
  • OLD BEN COAL CO-CENTRAL SHOPS (ILLINOIS AVE in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - SOLID WASTE PROGRAM, AIR PROGRAM
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Large Quantity Generators, more that 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: LUBRICATING OILS AND GREASES
    Organizations: OLD BEN COAL COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: OLD BEN CENTRAL SHOP, OLD BEN COAL CO CENTRAL SHOP
  • OLD BEN COAL CO-MINE 24 (RURAL in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - AIR PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: BITUMINOUS COAL UNDERGROUND MINING
  • DAVACK MFG INC (INDUSTRIAL PARK RD in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: TOLLISON DAVID (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • MARIAH BOATS (BENTON AIRPORT INDUSTRIAL PK. in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
  • AIRGAS-MID AMERICA INC (PETROFF AND DUQUOIN RD in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - SOLID WASTE PROGRAM, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Large Quantity Generators, more that 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: AIRGAS MID AMERICA INC HILLARD BOB PRES (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • MARATHON ASHLAND PIPE LINE LLC (RURAL in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - AIR PROGRAM
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: CRUDE PETROLEUM PIPELINES
    Business NAICS classification: PIPELINE TRANSPORTATION OF CRUDE OIL.
    Alternative names: MARATHON ASHLAND PIPELINE LLC
  • REND LAKE INTERCITY WTP (1600 MARCUM BRANCH ROAD in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: WATER SUPPLY
    Alternative names: REND LAKE INTERCITY WATER SYSTEM
  • IMMEDIATE CLEANERS INC (301 E MAIN ST in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - SOLID WASTE PROGRAM, AIR PROGRAM
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: DRYCLEANING PLANTS, EXCEPT RUG CLEANING
    Alternative names: IMMEDIATE CLEANERS & FURRIERS INC
  • JIM RUSSELL SALES INC (IL RT 37, 3 MILES SOUTH in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - AIR PROGRAM
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: MINERALS AND EARTHS, GROUND OR OTHERWISE TREATED
  • ACETYLENE GAS CO (RURAL in BENTON, IL)
    STATE MASTER (Illinois EPA Project) - AIR PROGRAM
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: GENERAL INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT

Zip code 62812 marital status for males
Zip code 62812 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 50%Electricity
  • 42%Utility gas
  • 7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1%Wood

Population in 1990: 11,419. Population change in the 1990s: -70 (-0.6%).

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

  • This state: 9,096
  • Northeast: 63
  • Midwest: 838
  • South: 654
  • West: 415

60% of the 62812 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 55% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Illinois.

88% of the 62812 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 69% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 16% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 13% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 15
Here:

1.4%
Illinois:

10.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 17
Here:

3.0%
Illinois:

9.2%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 54
Here:

13.8%
Illinois:

27.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 90,452Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 61,406Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 58,571Construction and extraction occupations
  • 55,000Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 53,571Legal occupations
  • 50,761Management occupations
Note: State values scaled to 62812 population

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (BENTON, IL):

  • ILLINI ASPHALT CORPORATION (303 E SPANI ST; small business) : $1,659,539 in 63 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing), Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building), Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Parking Facilities Conservation by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Forest Service, Forest Service (disused code: now 12C2), and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $180,801; 2001: $19,000; 2002: $265,476; 2003: $171,522; 2004: $279,208; 2005: $675,224; 2006: $68,308.

    Biggest contracts:
    $193,978 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing). Signed on 2005-09-22. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $193,978 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing). Signed on 2005-09-22. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $132,444, same as above. Signed on 2002-09-03. Completion date: 2002-09-30.
    $100,127, same as above. Signed on 2002-08-06. Completion date: 2002-09-20.
  • MERCY REGIONAL EMERGENCY HEALT (205 BAILEY LANE; small business) : $351,889 in 4 contracts from 2005 to 2006
    $124,218 with Department of Veterans Affairs for Motor Passenger Services. Signed on 2006-03-15. Completion date: 2006-03-15.
    $122,992, same as above. Signed on 2006-06-15. Completion date: 2006-06-15.
    $57,879, same as above. Signed on 2005-12-10. Completion date: 2005-12-10.
    $46,800 with Army for Nursing Services. Taking place in MS. Signed on 2006-06-01. Completion date: 2006-11-20.
  • NATIONAL GOVERNMENT BODY INVES (403 E MAIN STREET) : $108,061 in 9 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Guard Services by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $39,637; 2004: $630; 2005: $44,498; 2006: $23,296.

    Biggest contracts:
    $23,296 with Army for Guard Services. Signed on 2006-03-22. Completion date: 2007-04-21.
    $22,249 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Guard Services. Signed on 2005-02-15. Completion date: 2003-04-21.
    $22,249 with Army for Guard Services. Signed on 2005-02-15. Completion date: 2003-04-21.
    $19,976, same as above. Signed on 2003-12-10. Completion date: 2003-04-21.
  • MARGARET B SMITH (404 NORTH GRAND; small business) : $76,890 in 7 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Facilities Operations Support Services, Other Housekeeping Services by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $34,020; 2004: $0; 2005: $35,640; 2006: $7,230.

    Biggest contracts:
    $17,820 with Army for Facilities Operations Support Services. Taking place in KY. Signed on 2005-03-22. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
    $17,820 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Facilities Operations Support Services. Taking place in KY. Signed on 2005-03-22. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
    $17,010 with Army for Facilities Operations Support Services. Taking place in KY. Signed on 2003-12-22. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
    $17,010 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Facilities Operations Support Services. Taking place in KY. Signed on 2003-12-22. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
  • NEWMAN WELDING & MACHINE SHOP (400 W BOND ST; small business) : $67,136 in 8 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing), Other Professional Services, Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building) by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $47,775; 2005: $8,330; 2006: $11,031.

    Biggest contracts:
    $43,575 with Army for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing). Signed on 2004-04-09. Completion date: 2004-06-30.
    $8,636 with Army for Other Professional Services. Signed on 2006-03-29. Completion date: 2006-05-15.
    $4,165 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2005-07-15. Completion date: 2005-08-31.
    $4,165 with Army for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2005-07-15. Completion date: 2005-08-31.
  • JEFF FISH (12908 BENTON CAMP RD; small business) : $58,950 in 37 contracts from 2002 to 2006
    Contracts for Other Natural Resources and Conservation Services by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $3,100; 2003: $13,200; 2004: $19,800; 2005: $16,550; 2006: $6,300.

    Biggest contracts:
    $6,700 with Army for Other Natural Resources and Conservation Services. Signed on 2005-04-15. Completion date: 2005-04-06.
    $6,700 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other Natural Resources and Conservation Services. Signed on 2005-04-15. Completion date: 2005-04-06.
    $6,300 with Army for Other Natural Resources and Conservation Services. Signed on 2006-04-20. Completion date: 2006-04-28.
    $3,150, same as above. Signed on 2005-11-02. Completion date: 2005-11-30.
  • SANDRA BOWLIN (6337 3RD STRRET; small business) : $48,569 in 14 contracts from 2002 to 2006
    Contracts for Operation of Government-Owned Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building) by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: -$90; 2003: $7,763; 2004: $15,920; 2005: $16,432; 2006: $8,544.

    Biggest contracts:
    $8,544 with Army for Operation of Government-Owned Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2006-02-07. Completion date: 2004-10-31.
    $8,544 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Operation of Government-Owned Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2005-02-01. Completion date: 2004-10-31.
    $8,544 with Army for Operation of Government-Owned Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2005-02-01. Completion date: 2004-10-31.
    $8,138 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Operation of Government-Owned Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2003-03-04. Completion date: 2001-10-06.
  • F W PLUMBING & HEATING INC (151 INDUSTRIAL PARK; small business)
    $32,806 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Refrigeration Equipment. Signed on 2000-03-16. Completion date: 2000-04-17.
  • DONNA L FORD (526 E MAIN ST; small business) : $28,763 in 9 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Operation of Government-Owned Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building) by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $6,426; 2005: $14,945; 2006: $7,392.

    Biggest contracts:
    $7,392 with Army for Operation of Government-Owned Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2006-02-07. Completion date: 2005-10-31.
    $7,056, same as above. Signed on 2005-02-01. Completion date: 2005-10-31.
    $7,056 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Operation of Government-Owned Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2005-02-01. Completion date: 2005-10-31.
    $5,082 with Army for Operation of Government-Owned Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building). Signed on 2004-03-22. Completion date: 2004-03-08.
  • BIEBEL ROOFING COMPANY INC (212 SOUTH MAIN STREET; small business) : $21,493 in 3 contracts from 2002 to 2003
    $18,805 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings. Signed on 2003-03-27. Completion date: 2003-04-30.
    $3,374, same as above. Signed on 2002-06-21. Completion date: 2002-07-10.
    -$686, same as above. Signed on 2003-08-19. Completion date: 2003-04-30.

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

  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Payroll Services (250-499 employees: 1 establishment, 50-99 employees: 2 establishments, 20-49 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 2, 20-49: 6, 10-19: 3, 1-4: 2)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (100-249: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (50-99: 2)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (10-19: 5, 5-9: 5, 1-4: 2)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Exterminating and Pest Control Services (50-99: 1, 5-9: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (20-49: 1, 10-19: 3)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 278 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 52 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 23 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 235 people in nursing homes
  • 56 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 62812 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John14175.9 years
William13673.0 years
Mary13480.2 years
James12671.2 years
Charles10874.9 years
Robert7970.1 years
George5979.5 years
Ruth5378.8 years
Paul5172.0 years
Helen5079.8 years
Most common last names in zip code 62812 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8978.1 years
Summers6678.3 years
Johnson6178.3 years
Williams6077.5 years
Davis5673.1 years
Jones4975.3 years
Moore4479.6 years
Taylor4080.5 years
Miller3277.9 years
Rice3277.4 years
Businesses in zip code 62812
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1FedEx1
Applebee's1H&R Block1
Arby's1Hardee's1
AutoZone1KFC1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1T-Mobile1
Circle K1Taco Bell1
Curves1True Value1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul2
Days Inn2UPS2
Domino's Pizza1Walmart1
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