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ZIP Code 35043

Primary City:Chelsea, AL (View All Cities)
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (12:01pm)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.32, -86.65
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35043

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35043. 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 35043. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35043, 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:
Chelsea, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35043 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35043 is located in central Alabama and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 35043 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35043 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,234
Population Density 201 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,514
Median Home Value $224,700
Land Area 45.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,265
Median Household Income $90,106

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male374451358262137206349414426343314266218156100664025
Female38039238725716926641341838037533427123917690806042
Total75484374551930647276283280671864853745733219014610067

Gender

 Male 4,505 49%
 Female 4,729 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,415 91.1%
 Black Or African American 450 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.4%
 Asian 114 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 101 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 107 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3746879967152230214627
Renter13936853381189
Total5056186772456031315436

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,335 72%
 Single Guardian 327 10%
 Singles 519 16%
 Singles With Roommate 84 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,788 55%
 Households with Kids 1,477 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7167739191949192836476757370547559482628
Female8285689077887477766480798183585561463727
Total153152141181168182165169159128156154154153112130120946355

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35043 has a small 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 35043 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 35043 real estate data, the median home value of $224,700 is slightly higher than average 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 35043. Rentals in 35043 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35043 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,148 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 15 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 71 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,444 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 528 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 293 8%
 Households Vacant 249 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 145 58%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 152 38%
 3+ Bedroom 247 62%
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 $90,106 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35043 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 35043. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,845 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,482 21%
 No Earnings 1,598 23%
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 3,845 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,482 21%
 No Earnings 1,598 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,268 90.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 122 2.6%
 Worked at Home 300 6.4%
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 147 5%
 High School Graduate 1,353 45%
 Associate's degree 191 6%
 Bachelor's degree 945 32%
 Master's degree 286 10%
 Professional school degree 30 1%
 Doctorate degree 38 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,303 61.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 621 29.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 199 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35043

ZIP Code 35043 is in the Shelby County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35043.

Chelsea Middle School
2321 Hwy 39
Chelsea, AL 35043
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Shelby County School District
Chelsea Intermediate School
2315 Hwy 39
Chelsea, AL 35043
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Chelsea Pk Elementary School
9000 Chelsea Park Trail
Chelsea, AL 35043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Chelsea Elementary School
1000 Hornet Parkway
Chelsea, AL 35043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Chelsea High School
10510 Hwy 11
Chelsea, AL 35043
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shelby County School District

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