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ZIP Code 35097

Primary City:Locust Fork, AL (View All Cities)
County: Blount County
Timezone: Central (4:31am)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.90, -86.62
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35097

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35097. 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 35097. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35097, 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:
Locust Fork, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35097 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35097 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 35097 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35097 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,748
Population Density 222 people per sq mi
Housing Units 700
Median Home Value $117,100
Land Area 7.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 647
Median Household Income $40,317

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male33567064453745706577535867484019125
Female466464674139417063627356723738221316
Total791201341318676861401281391261141398578412521

Gender

 Male 864 49%
 Female 884 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,685 96.4%
 Black Or African American 22 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner44910311612594408
Renter8172324131085
Total12661261401381044813

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 413 64%
 Single Guardian 87 13%
 Singles 126 19%
 Singles With Roommate 21 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 414 64%
 Households with Kids 233 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male339101012101212141771913141213121312
Female811129111281815169131881516151294
Total1114211921241830273026203721292828242216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35097 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35097 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 35097 real estate data, the median home value of $117,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35097 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35097 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35097 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,748 100%
 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 339 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 200 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 108 15%
 Households Vacant 53 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 15 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 58 66%
 3+ Bedroom 30 34%
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 $40,317 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35097 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. 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, 35097 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. In 35097 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 547 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 188 13%
 No Earnings 741 50%
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 547 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 188 13%
 No Earnings 741 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 687 100%
 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

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 77 13%
 High School Graduate 360 63%
 Associate's degree 34 6%
 Bachelor's degree 100 18%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 272 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35097

ZIP Code 35097 is in the Blount County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35097.

Locust Fork Elementary
155 School Rd
Locust Fork, AL 35097
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Blount County School District
Locust Fork High School
77 School Rd
Locust Fork, AL 35097
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Blount County School District

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