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ZIP Code 35801

Primary City:Huntsville, AL (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (4:08pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.72, -86.56
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35801. 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 35801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35801, 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:
Huntsville, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35801 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 35801 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35801 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,509
Population Density 1,527 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,973
Median Home Value $229,200
Land Area 14.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,852
Median Household Income $59,352

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male518529622576627884700688692823828687605537414365249249
Female480529592491574656580598717824840703694638547490426537
Total9981,0581,2141,0671,2011,5401,2801,2861,4091,6471,6681,3901,2991,175961855675786

Gender

 Male 10,593 49%
 Female 10,916 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,519 86.1%
 Black Or African American 2,026 9.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 130 0.6%
 Asian 279 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 130 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 414 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner585569071,3971,2951,127897380
Renter360841535578356227170168
Total4181,3971,4421,9751,6511,3541,067548

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,132 42%
 Single Guardian 1,250 13%
 Singles 3,910 40%
 Singles With Roommate 560 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,623 77%
 Households with Kids 2,229 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8710111311392107110105115121137127103134126120129100101108
Female87103901069997115105113128124139941071181031168767106
Total174204203219191204225210228249261266197241244223245187168214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35801 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 35801 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 35801 real estate data, the median home value of $229,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 35801. Rentals in 35801 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,156 93.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,012 4.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 35 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 283 1.3%
 Other Institutional 3 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,119 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,498 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,235 29%
 Households Vacant 1,121 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 301 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 201 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 68 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 470 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 91 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,058 33%
 2 Bedroom 1,159 36%
 3+ Bedroom 892 28%
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 $59,352 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35801 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 35801 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,440 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,317 23%
 No Earnings 6,813 37%
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 7,440 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,317 23%
 No Earnings 6,813 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,228 93.3%
 Public transportation 57 0.6%
 Taxicab 12 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 254 2.6%
 Worked at Home 339 3.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 818 11%
 High School Graduate 2,425 31%
 Associate's degree 416 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,137 28%
 Master's degree 1,040 13%
 Professional school degree 615 8%
 Doctorate degree 307 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,325 66.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 891 25.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 266 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35801

ZIP Code 35801 is in the Huntsville City School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35801.

Huntsville Middle School
817 Adams St SE
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Huntsville City School District
Robert Neaves Center
817 Cook Ave
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Huntsville City School District
Blossomwood Elementary School
1321 Woodmont Ave
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Monte Sano Elementary School
1107 Monte Sano Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Huntsville High School
2304 Billie Watkins SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Huntsville City School District
Huntsville Achievement School
406 1/2 Governors Dr
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Grace Lutheran School
3321 S Memorial Pkwy
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Childrens House of Montessori
2605 Leeman Ferry Rd
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Susanna Wesley Early Education Ministry
120 Greene St SE
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Greengate School
1300 Meridian St N Ste 220
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Pinnacle School
500 Governors Dr SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Mrs Rondas Montessori School
3102 Leeman Ferry Rd
Huntsville, AL 35801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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