East Saint Louis, IL 62204 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62204: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
East Saint Louis, IL 62204

Acceptable Alternative
E Saint Louis, IL 62204
Washington Pk, IL 62204

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 116
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,103
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 471
  • County: Saint Clair County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.633, Longitude -90.102
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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East Saint Louis, IL 62204 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,280
Daytime Population: Workers 1,256
Daytime Population: Residents 5,346
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,602
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 7,257
Population in Familes 5,756
Population in Group Qrtrs 23
Population Density2 1,221
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $17,439
Average Household Income $28,179
Per Capita Income $10,457


Total Housing Units 3,824 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,066 (27.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,608 (42.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,150 (30.1%)
Median Home Value $47,002
Average Home Value $62,336


Total Households 2,674
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 1,581
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -1.24% -0.75%
Households -1.1% -0.7%
Families -1.51% -0.94%
Median Household Income   -0.73%
Per Capita Income   0.78%

East Saint Louis, IL 62204 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62204 to the other 1,377 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 424 69th
Population Density # 303 78th
Diversity Index # 725 48th
Median Household Income # 1366 1st
Per Capita Income # 1365 1st

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