Sims, IL 62886 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62886: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sims, IL 62886

Not Acceptable, USPS
Arrington, IL 62886

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 4
  • Single Family Addresses: 104
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Wayne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.412, Longitude -88.529
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Sims, IL 62886 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 461
Daytime Population: Workers 10
Daytime Population: Residents 225
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 235
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.51
Population in Households 461
Population in Familes 398
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 14
Diversity Index3 3


Median Household Income $42,844
Average Household Income $53,224
Per Capita Income $21,821


Total Housing Units 213 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 155 (72.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 24 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $61,275
Average Home Value $88,387


Total Households 189
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 141
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 -0.3% -0.39%
Households -0.22% -0.43%
Families -0.39% -0.57%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.77%

Sims, IL 62886 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62886 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 # 1165 16th
Population Density # 1234 10th
Diversity Index # 1334 3rd
Median Household Income # 1157 16th
Per Capita Income # 1216 12th

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