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ZIP Code 35148

Primary City:Sumiton, AL (View All Cities)
County: Walker County
Timezone: Central (6:01am)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.76, -87.05
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35148

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35148. 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 35148. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35148, 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:
Sumiton, AL
Unacceptable:
Gravleeton

Stats and Demographics for the 35148 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35148 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 35148 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35148 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,702
Population Density 437 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,282
Median Home Value $100,300
Land Area 6.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,085
Median Household Income $38,704

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male628386997767619181817890906758303118
Female839092121736987818984981081059359573132
Total145173178220150136148172170165176198195160117876250

Gender

 Male 1,250 46%
 Female 1,452 54%
Gender

Race

 White 2,521 93.3%
 Black Or African American 106 3.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 43 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15621141321831449628
Renter295266515627219
Total4411418018323917111737

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 534 49%
 Single Guardian 201 19%
 Singles 306 28%
 Singles With Roommate 44 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 744 69%
 Households with Kids 341 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male71691320151019191816211120261022212010
Female1319102023141518201711211627232117332719
Total2035193343292537393527422747493139544729

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35148 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35148 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 35148 real estate data, the median home value of $100,300 is slightly less 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 35148. Rentals in 35148 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35148 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,682 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 18 0.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 397 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 377 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 311 24%
 Households Vacant 197 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 66 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 15 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 91 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 44 13%
 2 Bedroom 147 42%
 3+ Bedroom 155 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 $38,704 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35148 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, 35148 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 35148 can expect to fall in that range. 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 729 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 675 27%
 No Earnings 1,086 44%
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 729 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 675 27%
 No Earnings 1,086 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,058 96.9%
 Public transportation 7 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 1.1%
 Worked at Home 15 1.4%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 214 22.0%
 High School Graduate 639 65.7%
 Associate's degree 79 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 32 3.3%
 Master's degree 3 0.3%
 Professional school degree 5 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 430 70.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 92 15.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 88 14.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35148

ZIP Code 35148 is in the Walker County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35148.

Sumiton Elementary Middle School
275 1st St North
Sumiton, AL 35148
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Walker County School District
Sumiton Christian School
155 Hosanna Dr
Sumiton, AL 35148
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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