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ZIP Code 35061

Primary City:Dolomite, AL (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (2:34am)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.46, -86.95
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35061. 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 35061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35061, 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:
Dolomite, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35061 is located in north 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 35061 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35061 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,465
Population Density 742 people per sq mi
Housing Units 687
Median Home Value $71,900
Land Area 1.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 567
Median Household Income $39,272

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male34294759575134403057587049411213129
Female343443514546294245387466704732192820
Total68639011010297638275951321361198844324029

Gender

 Male 702 48%
 Female 763 52%
Gender

Race

 White 153 10.4%
 Black Or African American 1,293 88.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2225595130735313
Renter4222927201444
Total64484122150875717

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 215 38%
 Single Guardian 182 32%
 Singles 151 27%
 Singles With Roommate 19 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 401 71%
 Households with Kids 166 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6210959654613109911121612820
Female736134868891238119121311617
Total13516229171213121525131720202429231437

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35061 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35061 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 35061 real estate data, the median home value of $71,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35061 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35061 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,465 100%
 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 266 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 177 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 124 18%
 Households Vacant 120 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 25 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 71 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 20 8%
 2 Bedroom 20 8%
 3+ Bedroom 207 84%
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 $39,272 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35061 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 35061 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 473 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 293 23%
 No Earnings 515 40%
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 473 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 293 23%
 No Earnings 515 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 620 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 11 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 106 20%
 High School Graduate 347 65%
 Associate's degree 46 9%
 Bachelor's degree 9 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 10 2%
 Doctorate degree 12 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 151 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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