Farina, IL 62838 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62838: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Farina, IL 62838

Acceptable Alternative
Iola, IL 62838
Loogootee, IL 62838

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 51
  • Single Family Addresses: 615
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Fayette County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.831, Longitude -88.77
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 62838 has segments in 4 Counties (Clay, Effingham, Fayette, Marion).

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Farina, IL 62838 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,060
Population in Households 1,060
Population in Familes 877
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 2


Total Households 429
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 300
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 479 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 359 (74.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 70 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 50 (10.4%)
Median Home Value $61,492
Average Home Value $82,521


Median Household Income $43,326
Average Household Income $53,624
Per Capita Income $21,703
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.03% -0.25%
Households 0.07% -0.19%
Families 0.0% -0.27%
Median Household Income   0.7%
Per Capita Income   1.35%
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.

Farina, IL 62838 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62838 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 # 910 34th
Population Density1 # 1051 24th
Diversity Index2 # 1351 2nd
Median Household Income # 1072 22nd
Per Capita Income # 1159 16th

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