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ZIP Code 35646

Primary City:Leighton, AL (View All Cities)
County: Colbert County
Timezone: Central (8:25pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -87.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35646

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35646. 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 35646. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35646, 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:
Leighton, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35646 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35646 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 35646 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 slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35646 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,635
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,160
Median Home Value $77,400
Land Area 93.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,901
Median Household Income $33,545

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15810914415315410410711418017317818014313686653624
Female130118138163132109137131166182202158181149104865748
Total2882272823162862132442453463553803383242851901519372

Gender

 Male 2,244 48%
 Female 2,391 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,324 71.7%
 Black Or African American 1,111 24.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 1.3%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 71 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2912324632433727716647
Renter317165745235204
Total6019431139838931218651

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 949 50%
 Single Guardian 388 20%
 Singles 511 27%
 Singles With Roommate 53 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,333 70%
 Households with Kids 568 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2642362519252116281637263530223338322825
Female3226222925192423272433262530322137373624
Total5868585444444539554070526060545475696449

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35646 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35646 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 35646 real estate data, the median home value of $77,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35646 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35646 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35646 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,635 100%
 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 818 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 731 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 352 16%
 Households Vacant 259 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 20 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 163 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 11%
 1 Bedroom 57 21%
 2 Bedroom 79 29%
 3+ Bedroom 108 39%
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 $33,545 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35646 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, 35646 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 35646. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,106 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 838 24%
 No Earnings 1,541 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 1,106 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 838 24%
 No Earnings 1,541 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,534 94.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 90 5.5%
 Worked at Home 7 0.4%
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 280 20.5%
 High School Graduate 942 69.0%
 Associate's degree 79 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 43 3.1%
 Master's degree 17 1.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 405 65.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 58 9.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 152 24.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35646

ZIP Code 35646 is in the Colbert County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35646.

Hatton Elementary School
2130 Hatton School Rd
Leighton, AL 35646
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colbert County School District
Leighton Elementary School
8100 Old Hwy 20
Leighton, AL 35646
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colbert County School District
Colbert County High School
2200 High School St
Leighton, AL 35646
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Colbert County School District
Mt Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church
12260 Co Line Rd
Leighton, AL 35646
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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