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ZIP Code 33856

Primary City:Nalcrest, FL (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Eastern (5:13pm)
Area code: 863 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.9, -81.4
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33856

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33856. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 33856. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33856, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Nalcrest, FL
Lake Wales

Stats and Demographics for the 33856 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33856 is located in east Florida and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 33856 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33856 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 487
Population Density 4,434 people per sq mi
Housing Units 497
Land Area 0.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 299
Median Household Income $24,904

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 69Male Median Age: 69Female Median Age: 69

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 260 53%
 Female 227 47%


 White 473 97.1%
 Black Or African American 7 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.6%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 161 54%
 Single Guardian 0 0%
 Singles 129 43%
 Singles With Roommate 9 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 299 100%
 Households with Kids 0 0%
Households with Kids

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33856 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 33856 were primarily built in the 1960s. Rentals in 33856 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33856 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 487 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 5 1%
 Renter Occupied Households 294 59%
 Households Vacant 198 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 185 93%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 0 0%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 283 93%
 2 Bedroom 20 7%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $24,904 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 33856 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 33856 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17 4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 2%
 No Earnings 441 95%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17 4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 2%
 No Earnings 441 95%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 20 9%
 High School Graduate 192 84%
 Associate's degree 17 7%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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