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Helvetia is a township in Madison County, in the Saint Louis metro area.
The latitude of Helvetia is 38.698N. The longitude is -89.659W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 489 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 8,145.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Helvetia demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Madison County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 62249 ZIP code.
48% of Helvetia residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Helvetia ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Helvetia was $22,361, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Helvetia residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Helvetia, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $385. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $964.
Madison County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Helvetia political report.
The average commute time for Helvetia workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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