Mount Vernon, IL 62864 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 62864: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mount Vernon, IL 62864

Not Acceptable, USPS
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Mount Vernon Outland Airport, IL 62864
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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.318, Longitude -88.909
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,276
  • PO Box Addresses: 542
  • Residential Addresses: 10,474
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 759
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,715

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

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  1. 62864 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 62864 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Mount Vernon, IL 62864 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 23,457
Population in Households 23,098
Population in Familes 17,982
Population in Group Qrtrs 359
Population Density2 158
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $42,023
Average Household Income $62,185
Per Capita Income $27,027


Total Housing Units 11,498 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,552 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,582 (31.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,364 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $100,923
Average Home Value $135,001


Total Households 10,134
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 6,216
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.39% -0.28%
Households -0.28% -0.22%
Families -0.51% -0.38%
Median Household Income   3.3%
Per Capita Income   3.02%

Mount Vernon, IL 62864 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 62864 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 # 207 85th
Population Density # 530 62nd
Diversity Index # 385 72nd
Median Household Income # 1210 12th
Per Capita Income # 819 41st

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