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ZIP Code 35611

Primary City:Athens, AL (View All Cities)
County: Limestone County
Timezone: Central (10:21pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -87.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35611

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35611. 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 35611. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35611, 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:
Athens, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35611 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35611 is located in north 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 35611 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 small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35611 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,251
Population Density 221 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,037
Median Home Value $108,600
Land Area 114.04 sq mi
Water Area 15.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,482
Median Household Income $39,507

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male879781810754825938818816799919879747683516396300171124
Female807795764764840894813810831886917805831638515439331416
Total1,6861,5761,5741,5181,6651,8321,6311,6261,6301,8051,7961,5521,5141,154911739502540

Gender

 Male 12,155 48%
 Female 13,096 52%
Gender

Race

 White 18,261 72.3%
 Black Or African American 4,363 17.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 178 0.7%
 Asian 158 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 1,701 6.7%
 Two Or More Races 569 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner776679341,3671,3641,078683247
Renter4221,04180374947927820885
Total4991,7081,7372,1161,8431,356891332

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,729 45%
 Single Guardian 2,024 19%
 Singles 3,291 31%
 Singles With Roommate 438 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,269 69%
 Households with Kids 3,213 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male206154187176165149142152173169156178157150160139145142168167
Female167163153155152142150170181147151173159134152165157173117165
Total373317340331317291292322354316307351316284312304302315285332

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35611 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35611 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 35611 real estate data, the median home value of $108,600 is slightly less 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 35611. Rentals in 35611 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35611 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,724 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 234 0.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 283 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,014 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,403 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,065 34%
 Households Vacant 1,555 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 470 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 1%
 For Sale Only 235 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 80 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 368 24%
 For Migrant Workers 13 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 367 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 165 4%
 1 Bedroom 516 12%
 2 Bedroom 1,765 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,687 41%
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 $39,507 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35611 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. Most commuters in 35611 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,752 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,386 21%
 No Earnings 8,311 41%
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 7,752 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,386 21%
 No Earnings 8,311 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,942 97.1%
 Public transportation 11 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 102 1.0%
 Worked at Home 182 1.8%
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 1,863 23.2%
 High School Graduate 4,174 52.0%
 Associate's degree 597 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 895 11.1%
 Master's degree 408 5.1%
 Professional school degree 67 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,067 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 362 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 715 13.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35611

ZIP Code 35611 is in the Limestone County School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35611.

Clements High School
7730 Hwy 72 West
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Limestone County School District
Athens Intermediate School
1916 Us Hwy 72 West
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Athens City School District
Athens Elementary School
515 North Madison St
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens City School District
James L Cowart Elementary School
1701 West Hobbs St
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens City School District
Julian Newman Elementary School
517 Julian Newman Dr
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens City School District
Brookhill Elementary School
320 Brookhill Dr
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens City School District
Blue Springs Elementary School
16787 Hardy Rd
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Limestone County School District
Athens High School
100 Hwy 31 North
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Athens City School District
Athens Middle School
601 South Clinton St
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Athens City School District
Limestone County Area Vocational Tech
505 East Sanderfer Rd
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Limestone County School District
Athens Bible School
507 Hoffman St
Athens, AL 35611
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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