Chester, IL 62233 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62233: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chester, IL 62233

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bremen, IL 62233

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 206
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,452
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 102
  • County: Randolph County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.924, Longitude -89.819
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Chester, IL 62233 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 9,831
Population in Households 5,886
Population in Familes 4,710
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,945
Population Density1 150
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 2,473
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 1,585
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,811 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,755 (62.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 718 (25.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 338 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $94,711
Average Home Value $121,909


Median Household Income $50,850
Average Household Income $61,713
Per Capita Income $18,984
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.23% -0.16%
Households -0.58% -0.37%
Families -0.74% -0.48%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   1.14%
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.

Chester, IL 62233 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62233 to the other 1,378 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 377 73rd
Population Density1 # 540 61st
Diversity Index2 # 219 84th
Median Household Income # 816 41st
Per Capita Income # 1302 6th

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