Highland, IL 62249 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62249: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Highland, IL 62249

Not Acceptable, USPS
Grantfork, IL 62249

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 550
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,168
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 309
  • County: Madison County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.792, Longitude -89.688
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 62249 has segments in 3 Counties (Bond, Clinton, Madison).

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Highland, IL 62249 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,627
Daytime Population: Workers 8,044
Daytime Population: Residents 7,678
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 15,722
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 16,425
Population in Familes 13,934
Population in Group Qrtrs 202
Population Density2 189
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $67,928
Average Household Income $85,369
Per Capita Income $33,492


Total Housing Units 6,829 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,829 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,607 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 393 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $164,938
Average Home Value $183,521


Total Households 6,436
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 4,591
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 0.36% 0.09%
Households 0.4% 0.11%
Families 0.26% 0.02%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   2.58%

Highland, IL 62249 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62249 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 # 275 80th
Population Density # 510 63rd
Diversity Index # 896 34th
Median Household Income # 299 78th
Per Capita Income # 283 80th

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