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ZIP Code 35803

Primary City:Huntsville, AL (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (6:13am)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -86.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35803

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35803. 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 35803. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35803, 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 35803 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35803 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 35803 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35803 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,471
Population Density 535 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,155
Median Home Value $170,300
Land Area 47.58 sq mi
Water Area 1.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,552
Median Household Income $71,904

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6777149049496036606476857911,1261,181927780562520368219125
Female6076548608945436875937648401,3181,207968874680574428301241
Total1,2841,3681,7641,8431,1461,3471,2401,4491,6312,4442,3881,8951,6541,2421,094796520366

Gender

 Male 12,438 49%
 Female 13,033 51%
Gender

Race

 White 22,572 88.6%
 Black Or African American 859 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 185 0.7%
 Asian 1,042 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1%
 Other Race 203 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 590 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner757431,2432,3771,9131,339797156
Renter164432420373194110113103
Total2391,1751,6632,7502,1071,449910259

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,126 58%
 Single Guardian 1,405 13%
 Singles 2,690 25%
 Singles With Roommate 331 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,280 69%
 Households with Kids 3,272 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male120149147148146153139124152159176177195197201189224194141130
Female13011513912114810414213013015517316417519319321418818711293
Total250264286269294257281254282314349341370390394403412381253223

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35803 has a small 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 35803 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 35803 real estate data, the median home value of $170,300 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 35803. Rentals in 35803 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35803 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,431 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 40 0.2%
 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 6,165 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,478 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,909 17%
 Households Vacant 603 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 186 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Sale Only 165 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 161 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 1%
 1 Bedroom 289 15%
 2 Bedroom 719 38%
 3+ Bedroom 841 45%
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 $71,904 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35803 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. More commuters in 35803 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,488 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,906 23%
 No Earnings 7,403 34%
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 9,488 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,906 23%
 No Earnings 7,403 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,370 95.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 95 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 102 0.8%
 Worked at Home 337 2.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 35803 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 344 4%
 High School Graduate 3,744 39%
 Associate's degree 612 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,104 33%
 Master's degree 1,165 12%
 Professional school degree 119 1%
 Doctorate degree 394 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,680 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 670 14.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 179 4.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35803

ZIP Code 35803 is in the Huntsville City School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35803.

Mt Gap Middle School
821 Mt Gap Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Huntsville City School District
Challenger Middle School
13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Huntsville City School District
Farley Elementary School
2900 Green Cove Rd SW
Huntsville, AL 35803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Mt Gap Elementary School
821 Mt Gap Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Weatherly Heights Elementary School
1307 Canstatt Dr
Huntsville, AL 35803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Challenger Elementary School
13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
The Montessori School of Huntsville
15975 Chaney Thompson Rd SE
Huntsville, AL 35803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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