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ZIP Code 35072

Primary City:Goodwater, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:50am)
Coordinates:33.1, -86.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35072

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35072. 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 35072. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35072, 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:
Goodwater, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35072 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35072 is located in east Alabama and covers a slightly higher 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 35072 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35072 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,193
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,420
Median Home Value $66,800
Land Area 189.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,081
Median Household Income $28,546

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13417420218713013013815116422120819815814382643528
Female147147180179103143151184180191209204180117125825470
Total2813213823662332732893353444124174023382602071468998

Gender

 Male 2,547 49%
 Female 2,646 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,113 59.9%
 Black Or African American 1,977 38.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 54 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2315625339139126112451
Renter2678987960453312
Total4923435147045130615763

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 997 48%
 Single Guardian 450 22%
 Singles 564 27%
 Singles With Roommate 70 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,417 68%
 Households with Kids 664 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2425323023323642413448413544464736292929
Female3235302931272047223841373628224927404120
Total5660625954595689637289787172689663697049

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35072 has a slightly less than average 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 35072 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1990s. Looking at 35072 real estate data, the median home value of $66,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35072 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35072 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35072 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,149 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 44 1%
 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 804 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 846 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 431 18%
 Households Vacant 339 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 64 18.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 20 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 18.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 183 54.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 4%
 1 Bedroom 80 21%
 2 Bedroom 112 30%
 3+ Bedroom 168 45%
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 $28,546 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35072 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 35072 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. Most commuters in 35072 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 1,127 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 848 21%
 No Earnings 2,048 51%
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 1,127 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 848 21%
 No Earnings 2,048 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,476 97%
 Public transportation 14 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 404 24.5%
 High School Graduate 1,109 67.3%
 Associate's degree 44 2.7%
 Bachelor's degree 48 2.9%
 Master's degree 32 1.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 828 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 39 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 72 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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