Chatham, IL 62629 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62629: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chatham, IL 62629

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Sangamon County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.675, Longitude -89.696
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 305
  • PO Box Addresses: 123
  • Residential Addresses: 5,807
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 209
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,598

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

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Chatham, IL 62629 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,006
Population in Households 13,998
Population in Familes 12,207
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 388
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $83,440
Average Household Income $99,381
Per Capita Income $37,990


Total Housing Units 5,430 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,523 (83.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 828 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 ( 1.5%)
Median Home Value $173,423
Average Home Value $194,335


Total Households 5,351
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 4,027
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 1.04% 0.38%
Households 1.14% 0.44%
Families 0.97% 0.34%
Median Household Income   1.47%
Per Capita Income   2.22%

Chatham, IL 62629 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62629 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 # 305 78th
Population Density # 430 69th
Diversity Index # 507 63rd
Median Household Income # 138 90th
Per Capita Income # 193 86th

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