East Saint Louis, IL 62205 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62205: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
East Saint Louis, IL 62205

Acceptable Alternative
Centreville, IL 62205
E Saint Louis, IL 62205

Not Acceptable, USPS
E St Louis, IL 62205
Washingtn Park, IL 62205
Washington Pk, IL 62205

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 227
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,063
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 182
  • County: Saint Clair County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.616, Longitude -90.129
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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East Saint Louis, IL 62205 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,725
Daytime Population: Workers 3,302
Daytime Population: Residents 6,028
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,330
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 8,475
Population in Familes 6,701
Population in Group Qrtrs 250
Population Density2 1,647
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $23,823
Average Household Income $34,192
Per Capita Income $14,160


Total Housing Units 4,315 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,627 (37.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,717 (39.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 971 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $64,481
Average Home Value $74,170


Total Households 3,344
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 2,049
Average Family Size 3
  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 -0.91% -0.67%
Households -0.92% -0.69%
Families -1.14% -0.83%
Median Household Income   -0.59%
Per Capita Income   0.89%

East Saint Louis, IL 62205 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62205 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 # 391 72nd
Population Density # 270 80th
Diversity Index # 1195 14th
Median Household Income # 1355 2nd
Per Capita Income # 1353 2nd

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