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ZIP Code 35802

Primary City:Huntsville, AL (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (4:17pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.66, -86.59
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35802

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35802. 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 35802. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35802, 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 35802 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35802 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 35802 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35802 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,297
Population Density 1,174 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,970
Median Home Value $210,000
Land Area 18.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,978
Median Household Income $62,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male501550651656653657509479612794782676594464547469322251
Female492539590621640659493492680856782734660660703606459464
Total9931,0891,2411,2771,2931,3161,0029711,2921,6501,5641,4101,2541,1241,2501,075781715

Gender

 Male 10,167 48%
 Female 11,130 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,713 83.2%
 Black Or African American 2,077 9.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 0.5%
 Asian 623 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 288 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 464 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner292986561,3391,2191,2381,060309
Renter554993602593379220239250
Total5831,2911,2581,9321,5981,4581,299559

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,644 47%
 Single Guardian 1,244 12%
 Singles 3,631 36%
 Singles With Roommate 459 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,607 76%
 Households with Kids 2,371 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male88124103879710610111712911114314112912715612714314882100
Female861219595998811911411912710013410712214313114011295104
Total174245198182196194220231248238243275236249299258283260177204

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35802 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35802 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 35802 real estate data, the median home value of $210,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 35802. Rentals in 35802 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35802 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,237 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,681 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,467 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,830 35%
 Households Vacant 992 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 560 56.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 2.7%
 For Sale Only 212 21.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 5.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 98 9.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 140 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,144 31%
 2 Bedroom 1,678 46%
 3+ Bedroom 722 20%
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 $62,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35802 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. The commute in 35802 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 7,034 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,213 24%
 No Earnings 6,174 35%
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 7,034 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,213 24%
 No Earnings 6,174 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,067 92.8%
 Public transportation 104 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 46 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 194 2.0%
 Worked at Home 359 3.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 35802 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 204 3%
 High School Graduate 1,908 27%
 Associate's degree 441 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,212 32%
 Master's degree 1,504 21%
 Professional school degree 264 4%
 Doctorate degree 489 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,269 68.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 847 25.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 215 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35802

ZIP Code 35802 is in the Huntsville City School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35802.

Whitesburg Middle School
107 Sanders Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Huntsville City School District
Roger B Chaffee Elementary School
7900 Whittier Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Jones Valley Elementary School
4908 Garth Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Whitesburg Elementary School
6810 Whitesburg Dr
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Virgil Grissom High School
7901 Bailey Cove Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Huntsville City School District
Holy Spirit School
619 Airport Rd SW
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Randolph School
1005 Drake Ave SE
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Willowbrook Baptist Kindergarten
7625 Bailey Cove Rd SE
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Whitesburg Christian Academy
6806 Whitesburg Dr SE
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Riley Behavioral and Educational Center
1900 Golf Rd SW Ste E
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Christian Church Early Childhood Ministry
3209 Whitesburg Dr SE
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mayfair Child Development Center
1095 Carl T Jones Dr SE
Huntsville, AL 35802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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