Claremont, IL 62421 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62421: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Claremont, IL 62421

Not Acceptable, USPS
German, IL 62421

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 11
  • Single Family Addresses: 284
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Richland County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.756, Longitude -87.965
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Claremont, IL 62421 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 722
Population in Households 722
Population in Familes 616
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 13
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 275
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 198
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 323 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 242 (74.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 33 (10.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 48 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $87,121
Average Home Value $121,384


Median Household Income $55,073
Average Household Income $63,325
Per Capita Income $24,120
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.78% -0.45%
Households -0.74% -0.44%
Families -0.86% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.89%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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.

Claremont, IL 62421 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62421 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 # 1038 25th
Population Density1 # 1261 9th
Diversity Index2 # 978 30th
Median Household Income # 599 57th
Per Capita Income # 942 32nd

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