Farina, IL 62838 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 62838: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Farina, IL 62838

Acceptable Alternative
Iola, IL 62838
Loogootee, IL 62838

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Fayette County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.831, Longitude -88.77
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 62838 has segments in 4 Counties (Clay, Effingham, Fayette, Marion).

  • Businesses Addresses: 51
  • PO Box Addresses: 59
  • Residential Addresses: 614
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 614

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

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Farina, IL 62838 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,439
Population in Households 1,439
Population in Familes 1,198
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 17
Diversity Index3 3


Median Household Income $44,399
Average Household Income $56,391
Per Capita Income $23,238


Total Housing Units 702 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 517 (73.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 76 (10.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 109 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $72,541
Average Home Value $104,255


Total Households 593
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 418
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 -0.76% -0.76%
Households -0.67% -0.65%
Families -0.78% -0.73%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.83%

Farina, IL 62838 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62838 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 # 803 42nd
Population Density # 1147 17th
Diversity Index # 1338 3rd
Median Household Income # 1142 17th
Per Capita Income # 1168 15th

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