Metropolis, IL 62960 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62960: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Metropolis, IL 62960

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bargerville, IL 62960
Round Knob, IL 62960

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 411
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,717
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 59
  • County: Massac County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.154, Longitude -88.724
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Metropolis, IL 62960 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,699
Daytime Population: Workers 4,614
Daytime Population: Residents 7,014
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,628
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 11,410
Population in Familes 9,168
Population in Group Qrtrs 289
Population Density2 103
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $43,714
Average Household Income $57,101
Per Capita Income $23,757


Total Housing Units 5,533 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,408 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,406 (25.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 719 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $93,418
Average Home Value $112,786


Total Households 4,814
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 3,112
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 -0.31% -0.7%
Households -0.45% -0.79%
Families -0.61% -0.9%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   2.6%

Metropolis, IL 62960 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62960 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 # 336 76th
Population Density # 593 57th
Diversity Index # 445 68th
Median Household Income # 1124 18th
Per Capita Income # 1068 23rd

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