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ZIP Code 35550

Primary City:Cordova, AL (View All Cities)
County: Walker County
Timezone: Central (8:29pm)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -87.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35550

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35550. 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 35550. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35550, 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:
Cordova, AL
Unacceptable:
Barney

Stats and Demographics for the 35550 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35550 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 35550 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 35550 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,605
Population Density 85 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,685
Median Home Value $58,100
Land Area 65.81 sq mi
Water Area 1.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,267
Median Household Income $34,714

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male167155171199152156148162186199209202167128122654826
Female1721751761671801551531681992301972151891551451018383
Total339330347366332311301330385429406417356283267166131109

Gender

 Male 2,662 47%
 Female 2,943 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,054 90.2%
 Black Or African American 402 7.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.6%
 Asian 7 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 80 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2914824236636526717153
Renter5911011511499893010
Total8825835748046435620163

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,024 45%
 Single Guardian 517 23%
 Singles 649 29%
 Singles With Roommate 77 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,536 68%
 Households with Kids 731 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2544343440312530293425323941374045354229
Female3137452525413135432928472844293035334037
Total5681795965725665726353796785667080688266

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35550 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 35550 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 35550 real estate data, the median home value of $58,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35550 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35550 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35550 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,484 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 111 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 767 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 874 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 626 23%
 Households Vacant 418 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 111 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 25 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 209 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 1%
 1 Bedroom 45 7%
 2 Bedroom 323 47%
 3+ Bedroom 306 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 $34,714 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35550 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, 35550 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. However, that is not the case in 35550. 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 1,234 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 862 21%
 No Earnings 1,984 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 1,234 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 862 21%
 No Earnings 1,984 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,682 94.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 1.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 3.7%
 Worked at Home 9 0.5%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 471 27.3%
 High School Graduate 966 56.1%
 Associate's degree 115 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 106 6.2%
 Master's degree 47 2.7%
 Professional school degree 10 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 749 77.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 140 14.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35550

ZIP Code 35550 is in the Walker County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35550.

Bankhead Middle School
110 School Rd
Cordova, AL 35550
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Walker County School District
Cordova Elementary School
35 North St
Cordova, AL 35550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walker County School District
Cordova High School
1 Blue Devil Way
Cordova, AL 35550
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Walker County School District

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