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ZIP Code 35453

Primary City:Cottondale, AL (View All Cities)
County: Tuscaloosa County
Timezone: Central (11:52pm)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.2, -87.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35453

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35453. 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 35453. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35453, 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:
Cottondale, AL
Acceptable:
Coaling

Stats and Demographics for the 35453 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35453 is located in west 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 35453 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35453 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,127
Population Density 120 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,757
Median Home Value $125,500
Land Area 93.04 sq mi
Water Area 1.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,340
Median Household Income $50,338

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male361442407385368373391388338432400383348191129937647
Female3633543863583473964154073943993934093142071661227570
Total724796793743715769806795732831793792662398295215151117

Gender

 Male 5,552 50%
 Female 5,575 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,975 80.7%
 Black Or African American 1,690 15.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.4%
 Asian 30 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 257 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 133 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8944559675170839821363
Renter116287238193148493115
Total20573283494485644724478

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,228 51%
 Single Guardian 855 20%
 Singles 1,029 24%
 Singles With Roommate 228 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,798 64%
 Households with Kids 1,542 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6682815990789388939293638079639276837170
Female8755607664716471848769787478786578667156
Total153137141135154149157159177179162141154157141157154149142126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35453 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35453 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 35453 real estate data, the median home value of $125,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35453 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35453 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35453 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,127 100%
 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 2,132 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,131 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,077 23%
 Households Vacant 417 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 134 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 72 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 47 5%
 1 Bedroom 96 11%
 2 Bedroom 266 30%
 3+ Bedroom 488 54%
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 $50,338 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35453 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. More commuters in 35453 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,847 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,886 21%
 No Earnings 3,352 37%
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 3,847 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,886 21%
 No Earnings 3,352 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,938 93.6%
 Public transportation 16 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.1%
 Worked at Home 317 6.0%
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. 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 825 23.5%
 High School Graduate 1,878 53.6%
 Associate's degree 271 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 348 9.9%
 Master's degree 119 3.4%
 Professional school degree 10 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 54 1.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,573 71.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 374 16.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 263 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35453

ZIP Code 35453 is in the Tuscaloosa City School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35453.

Eastwood Middle School
6314 Mary Harmon Bryant Dr
Cottondale, AL 35453
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Tuscaloosa City School District
Davis-Emerson Middle School
1500 Bulldog Blvd
Cottondale, AL 35453
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Tuscaloosa County School District
Cottondale Elementary School
2301 Cottondale Ln
Cottondale, AL 35453
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tuscaloosa County School District
Paul W Bryant High School
6315 Mary Harmon Bryant Dr
Cottondale, AL 35453
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tuscaloosa City School District
Tuscaloosa Christian School
1601 Prudes Mill Rd
Cottondale, AL 35453
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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