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ZIP Code 35647

Primary City:Lester, AL (View All Cities)
County: Limestone County
Timezone: Central (11:51pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.96, -87.12
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35647

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35647. 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 35647. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35647, 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:
Lester, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35647 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35647 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 35647 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35647 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,030
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 454
Median Home Value $128,100
Land Area 23.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 409
Median Household Income $39,444

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male29345938401921294637304031291811103
Female17303833361231354939392832291720138
Total466497717631526495766968635835312311

Gender

 Male 524 51%
 Female 506 49%
Gender

Race

 White 989 96.0%
 Black Or African American 28 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner92369617649388
Renter817171351132
Total1740867481604110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 250 61%
 Single Guardian 51 12%
 Singles 95 23%
 Singles With Roommate 13 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 264 65%
 Households with Kids 145 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male113926569881016151097127310
Female372146541110769610351055
Total14101131011111319181722241619101717815

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35647 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35647 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1940s. Looking at 35647 real estate data, the median home value of $128,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 35647. Rentals in 35647 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35647 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,030 100%
 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 187 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 146 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 76 17%
 Households Vacant 45 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 6 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 8%
 3+ Bedroom 96 92%
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 $39,444 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35647 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 35647. 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 277 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 210 27%
 No Earnings 278 36%
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 277 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 210 27%
 No Earnings 278 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 413 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 3%
 Worked at Home 10 2%
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 53 19%
 High School Graduate 157 56%
 Associate's degree 27 10%
 Bachelor's degree 26 9%
 Master's degree 18 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 224 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35647

ZIP Code 35647 is in the Limestone County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35647.

West Limestone High School
10945 School House Rd
Lester, AL 35647
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Limestone County School District

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