Red Bud, IL 62278 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62278: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Red Bud, IL 62278

Acceptable Alternative
Redbud, IL 62278
Ruma, IL 62278

Not Acceptable, USPS
Grigg, IL 62278

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 256
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,673
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 69
  • County: Randolph County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.179, Longitude -89.98
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 62278 has segments in 2 Counties (Monroe, Randolph).

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Red Bud, IL 62278 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,783
Population in Households 6,663
Population in Familes 5,639
Population in Group Qrtrs 120
Population Density1 62
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 2,716
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 1,900
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,907 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,075 (71.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 641 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 191 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $154,147
Average Home Value $174,157


Median Household Income $54,901
Average Household Income $72,765
Per Capita Income $29,289
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.16% 0.1%
Households 0.05% 0.01%
Families -0.09% -0.07%
Median Household Income   0.96%
Per Capita Income   1.33%
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.

Red Bud, IL 62278 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62278 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 # 436 68th
Population Density1 # 691 50th
Diversity Index2 # 1110 20th
Median Household Income # 604 56th
Per Capita Income # 455 67th

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