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ZIP Code 35768

Primary City:Scottsboro, AL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Scottsboro
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (9:35am)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -86.1
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35768

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35768. 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 35768. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35768, 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:
Scottsboro, AL
Acceptable:
Hytop

Stats and Demographics for the 35768 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35768 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 35768 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35768 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,581
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,303
Median Home Value $89,600
Land Area 169.27 sq mi
Water Area 1.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,682
Median Household Income $36,108

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3373793654023493643503633903834393623252962231448873
Female329339333318332349349353377435469384381320289229167196
Total666718698720681713699716767818908746706616512373255269

Gender

 Male 5,632 49%
 Female 5,949 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,368 89.5%
 Black Or African American 581 5.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 129 1.1%
 Asian 64 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.2%
 Other Race 183 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 232 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner74305481657653590344127
Renter1002952852912041499037
Total174600766948857739434164

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,386 51%
 Single Guardian 838 18%
 Singles 1,325 28%
 Singles With Roommate 133 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,253 69%
 Households with Kids 1,429 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7964647176766869908467737566677284978280
Female6578635946729171596171586974555966716773
Total144142127130122148159140149145138131144140122131150168149153

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35768 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 35768 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 35768 real estate data, the median home value of $89,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35768 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35768 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35768 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,210 96.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 150 1.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 181 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,690 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,541 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,451 27%
 Households Vacant 621 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 143 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 79 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 323 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 121 10%
 1 Bedroom 140 11%
 2 Bedroom 469 37%
 3+ Bedroom 536 42%
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 $36,108 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35768 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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, 35768 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 35768 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 3,822 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,834 19%
 No Earnings 4,182 43%
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 3,822 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,834 19%
 No Earnings 4,182 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,679 96.8%
 Public transportation 14 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 1.4%
 Worked at Home 72 1.5%
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 1,163 27.5%
 High School Graduate 2,281 54.0%
 Associate's degree 371 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 240 5.7%
 Master's degree 87 2.1%
 Professional school degree 76 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,730 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 156 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 407 17.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35768

ZIP Code 35768 is in the Jackson County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35768.

Skyline High School
897 County Rd 25
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jackson County School District
Brownwood Elementary School
305 Bingham St
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scottsboro City School District
Caldwell Elementary School
905 South Market St
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scottsboro City School District
Collins Elementary School
102 Legion Dr
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Scottsboro City School District
Scottsboro High School
25053 John T Reid Parkway
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Scottsboro City School District
Scottsboro Jr High School
1601 Jefferson St
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Scottsboro City School District
Cumberland Presbyterian Preschool
315 S Kyle St
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Scottsboro Christian Academy
9545 Al Highway 79
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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