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ZIP Code 35481

Primary City:Reform, AL (View All Cities)
County: Pickens County
Timezone: Central (8:27am)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.4, -88.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35481

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35481. 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 35481. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35481, 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:
Reform, AL
Unacceptable:
Coal Fire, Stansel

Stats and Demographics for the 35481 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35481 is located in northwest 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 35481 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35481 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,668
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,791
Median Home Value $79,200
Land Area 118.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,529
Median Household Income $28,846

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male92103131147896483881131311501321238275514519
Female1111171191141001099710712614013614212911393846152
Total20322025026118917318019523927128627425219516813510671

Gender

 Male 1,718 47%
 Female 1,950 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,405 65.6%
 Black Or African American 1,226 33.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner128317724826919713626
Renter2865707161452813
Total4014824731933024216439

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 669 44%
 Single Guardian 351 23%
 Singles 472 31%
 Singles With Roommate 37 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,062 69%
 Households with Kids 467 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1114271619212223182427292526283322323214
Female2127162720222920262826213113221923302021
Total3241434339435143445253505639505245625235

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35481 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 35481 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 35481 real estate data, the median home value of $79,200 is low 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 35481. Rentals in 35481 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35481 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,600 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 2%
 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 543 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 605 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 381 21%
 Households Vacant 262 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 14.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2.7%
 For Sale Only 15 5.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 15.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 157 59.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 74 17%
 2 Bedroom 217 51%
 3+ Bedroom 136 32%
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 $28,846 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35481 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. 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 35481. 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 1,029 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 549 18%
 No Earnings 1,540 49%
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 1,029 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 549 18%
 No Earnings 1,540 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,240 94.7%
 Public transportation 9 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 1.2%
 Worked at Home 45 3.4%
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. 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 156 14.5%
 High School Graduate 826 76.8%
 Associate's degree 28 2.6%
 Bachelor's degree 45 4.2%
 Master's degree 6 0.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 15 1.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 540 83.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35481

ZIP Code 35481 is in the Pickens County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35481.

Reform Elementary School
815 7th Ave SW
Reform, AL 35481
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pickens County School District
Pickens County High School
205 4th Ave SE
Reform, AL 35481
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pickens County School District

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