Macon, IL 62544 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62544: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Macon, IL 62544

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Macon County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.716, Longitude -88.998
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 54
  • PO Box Addresses: 152
  • Residential Addresses: 597
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 18
    • Single Family Addresses: 579

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Macon, IL 62544 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,795
Population in Households 1,771
Population in Familes 1,504
Population in Group Qrtrs 24
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $71,536
Average Household Income $92,323
Per Capita Income $38,912


Total Housing Units 818 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 636 (77.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 111 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 71 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $92,833
Average Home Value $131,171


Total Households 747
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 537
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 -0.4% -0.64%
Households -0.16% -0.49%
Families -0.36% -0.6%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   3.54%

Macon, IL 62544 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62544 to the other 1,378 ZIP Codes in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 719 48th
Population Density # 1004 27th
Diversity Index # 1181 15th
Median Household Income # 289 79th
Per Capita Income # 177 87th

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