East Saint Louis, IL 62201 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62201: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
East Saint Louis, IL 62201

Acceptable Alternative
E Saint Louis, IL 62201
Fairmont City, IL 62201
Sauget, IL 62201

Not Acceptable, USPS
E St Louis, IL 62201
East St Louis, IL 62201

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 303
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,158
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 271
  • County: Saint Clair County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.628, Longitude -90.138
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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East Saint Louis, IL 62201 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 8,114
Population in Households 8,064
Population in Familes 6,610
Population in Group Qrtrs 50
Population Density1 677
Diversity Index2 72


Total Households 2,777
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 1,805
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 3,212 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 959 (29.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,818 (56.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 435 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $75,792
Average Home Value $90,615


Median Household Income $17,513
Average Household Income $26,353
Per Capita Income $9,100
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.52% -0.28%
Households -0.56% -0.31%
Families -0.77% -0.41%
Median Household Income   2.7%
Per Capita Income   3.4%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


East Saint Louis, IL 62201 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62201 to the other 1,349 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 405 70th
Population Density1 # 392 71st
Diversity Index2 # 67 95th
Median Household Income # 1342 1st
Per Capita Income # 1340 1st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.