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ZIP Code 35771

Primary City:Section, AL (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (8:04am)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.54, -86.00
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35771

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35771. 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 35771. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35771, 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:
Section, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35771 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35771 is located in northeast 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 35771 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35771 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,645
Population Density 60 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,659
Median Home Value $75,900
Land Area 61.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,440
Median Household Income $30,491

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9914213412991861061261301191671341219070412213
Female97100117126919710513311212214714513512073393432
Total196242251255182183211259242241314279256210143805645

Gender

 Male 1,820 50%
 Female 1,825 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,419 93.8%
 Black Or African American 11 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 79 2.2%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 46 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 83 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner211101912582601948830
Renter175962544137108
Total381692533123012319838

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 827 57%
 Single Guardian 200 14%
 Singles 366 25%
 Singles With Roommate 47 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 977 68%
 Households with Kids 463 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1419222330323223252728321928232325312728
Female1925141720141923242627242020192231243019
Total3344364050465146495355563948424556555747

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35771 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35771 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 35771 real estate data, the median home value of $75,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35771 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35771 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35771 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,624 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 579 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 573 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 288 17%
 Households Vacant 219 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 21 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 111 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 2%
 1 Bedroom 8 2%
 2 Bedroom 130 34%
 3+ Bedroom 233 61%
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 $30,491 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35771 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. More commuters in 35771 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,068 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 18%
 No Earnings 1,157 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 1,068 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 18%
 No Earnings 1,157 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,350 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 1%
 Worked at Home 29 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. 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 360 32.1%
 High School Graduate 602 53.6%
 Associate's degree 90 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 49 4.4%
 Master's degree 18 1.6%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 704 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 89 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 88 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35771

ZIP Code 35771 is in the Jackson County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35771.

Section High School
141 Alabama Hwy 71
Section, AL 35771
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jackson County School District
Macedonia School
196 County Rd 49
Section, AL 35771
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jackson County School District

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