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ZIP Code 35147

Primary City:Sterrett, AL (View All Cities)
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (4:21pm)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.4, -86.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35147

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35147. 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 35147. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35147, 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:
Sterrett, AL
Acceptable:
Westover

Stats and Demographics for the 35147 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35147 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 35147 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 a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35147 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,468
Population Density 80 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,259
Median Home Value $170,000
Land Area 68.02 sq mi
Water Area 1.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,075
Median Household Income $74,150

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male265207189142116208284256187185194159999161522411
Female2281972051201232392822241582241851651209777412726
Total493404394262239447566480345409379324219188138935137

Gender

 Male 2,730 50%
 Female 2,738 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,903 89.7%
 Black Or African American 306 5.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.4%
 Asian 104 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 62 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 69 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner364244173742811839021
Renter166258641818112
Total5248647543829920110123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,287 62%
 Single Guardian 290 14%
 Singles 421 20%
 Singles With Roommate 77 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,238 60%
 Households with Kids 837 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4957476045513533434632404130363828281222
Female4440464740354543344550404030371726261419
Total93979310785868076779182808160735554542641

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35147 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35147 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 35147 real estate data, the median home value of $170,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 35147. Rentals in 35147 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35147 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,458 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,459 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 367 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 249 11%
 Households Vacant 184 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 12.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 49 26.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 20.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 38.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 62 34%
 3+ Bedroom 122 66%
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 $74,150 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35147 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 35147. 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 2,093 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,025 23%
 No Earnings 1,296 29%
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 2,093 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,025 23%
 No Earnings 1,296 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,506 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 2%
 Worked at Home 164 6%
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 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 272 14.0%
 High School Graduate 668 34.3%
 Associate's degree 197 10.1%
 Bachelor's degree 641 33.0%
 Master's degree 158 8.1%
 Professional school degree 9 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 837 68%
 Enrolled in Private School 243 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 159 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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