Broughton, IL 62817 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62817: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Broughton, IL 62817

Acceptable Alternative
Dale, IL 62817

Not Acceptable, USPS
Mayberry, IL 62817
South Twigg, IL 62817
Walpole, IL 62817

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Hamilton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.96, Longitude -88.454
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 6
  • PO Box Addresses: 40
  • Residential Addresses: 212
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 212

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

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Broughton, IL 62817 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 617
Population in Households 617
Population in Familes 529
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $40,204
Average Household Income $61,146
Per Capita Income $25,965


Total Housing Units 338 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 217 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 45 (13.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 76 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $121,078
Average Home Value $175,115


Total Households 262
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 194
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 -0.52% -0.79%
Households -0.36% -0.62%
Families -0.43% -0.84%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Broughton, IL 62817 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62817 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 # 1085 21st
Population Density # 1343 3rd
Diversity Index # 1068 23rd
Median Household Income # 1255 9th
Per Capita Income # 921 33rd

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