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ZIP Code 34236

Primary City:Sarasota, FL (View All Cities)
County: Sarasota County
Timezone: Eastern (11:35pm)
Area code: 941 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.33, -82.56
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 34236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 34236. 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 34236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 34236, 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:
Sarasota, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 34236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 34236 is located in central Florida and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 34236 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 34236 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,394
Population Density 3,521 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,709
Median Home Value $515,000
Land Area 3.52 sq mi
Water Area 4.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,793
Median Household Income $54,877

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 59Male Median Age: 57Female Median Age: 61

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male188149155173278322272243293328370461488537469366354414
Female164162123166243300233233257322431489568588505437531782
Total3523112783395216225054765506508019501,0561,1259748038851,196

Gender

 Male 5,860 47%
 Female 6,534 53%
Gender

Race

 White 10,761 86.8%
 Black Or African American 759 6.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.2%
 Asian 145 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 517 4.2%
 Two Or More Races 179 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner24951864168221,010821510
Renter200443388429427382336304
Total2245385748451,2491,3921,157814

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,312 34%
 Single Guardian 486 7%
 Singles 3,445 51%
 Singles With Roommate 550 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,160 91%
 Households with Kids 633 9%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3837383534283728222631313334243727434249
Female3447302638302531382418233325274935243138
Total7284686172586259605049546659518662677387

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 34236 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 34236 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 34236 real estate data, the median home value of $515,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 34236. Rentals in 34236 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 34236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,626 93.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 295 2.4%
 Other Institutional 18 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 455 3.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,879 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,005 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,909 30%
 Households Vacant 2,916 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 312 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 36 1%
 For Sale Only 277 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,034 70%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 207 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 159 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,008 37%
 2 Bedroom 1,230 46%
 3+ Bedroom 299 11%
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 $54,877 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 34236 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 34236 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 34236 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 34236 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,270 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,065 20%
 No Earnings 5,741 57%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,270 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,065 20%
 No Earnings 5,741 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,657 74.9%
 Public transportation 142 4.0%
 Taxicab 9 0.3%
 Motorcycle 11 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 369 10.4%
 Worked at Home 359 10.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 238 6%
 High School Graduate 1,441 35%
 Associate's degree 139 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,162 28%
 Master's degree 519 13%
 Professional school degree 447 11%
 Doctorate degree 203 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 407 74.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 98 17.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 34236

ZIP Code 34236 is in the Sarasota School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 34236.

Sarasota School of Arts/Sciences
645 Central Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sarasota School District
Sarasota Military Academy
801 North Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sarasota School District
Achievement Center (the)
1999 Lincoln Dr Ste 201
Sarasota, FL 34236
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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