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ZIP Code 35805

Primary City:Huntsville, AL (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (3:42am)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.69, -86.63
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35805

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35805. 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 35805. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35805, 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 35805 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35805 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 35805 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35805 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,498
Population Density 2,457 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,012
Median Home Value $75,900
Land Area 9.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,478
Median Household Income $24,873

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0617286076821,3741,23198971966474176657841327523015011275
Female1,0506935256631,3051,124820688586691693593432343258283189167
Total2,1111,4211,1321,3452,6792,3551,8091,4071,2501,4321,4591,171845618488433301242

Gender

 Male 11,395 51%
 Female 11,103 49%
Gender

Race

 White 11,067 49.2%
 Black Or African American 7,324 32.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 204 0.9%
 Asian 350 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 53 0.2%
 Other Race 2,729 12.1%
 Two Or More Races 771 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner71330409623664490390118
Renter1,0951,7971,1891,13071927613443
Total1,1662,1271,5981,7531,383766524161

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,364 25%
 Single Guardian 2,635 28%
 Singles 3,585 38%
 Singles With Roommate 894 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,584 69%
 Households with Kids 2,894 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male223217200184162140165124137129126127106119106118140132186217
Female224213194177163140124139127122126987810199129109144182243
Total447430394361325280289263264251252225184220205247249276368460

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35805 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 35805 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 35805 real estate data, the median home value of $75,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35805 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35805 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35805 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,775 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 204 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 288 1%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 231 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,903 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,192 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,383 58%
 Households Vacant 1,534 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,023 66.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1.2%
 For Sale Only 86 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 2.2%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 320 20.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 221 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,839 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,328 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,698 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 $24,873 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35805 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 35805 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 6,126 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,880 29%
 No Earnings 6,105 36%
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 6,126 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,880 29%
 No Earnings 6,105 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,234 89%
 Public transportation 116 1%
 Taxicab 165 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 616 7%
 Worked at Home 166 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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,846 26.0%
 High School Graduate 3,710 52.3%
 Associate's degree 461 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 696 9.8%
 Master's degree 214 3.0%
 Professional school degree 147 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 21 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,887 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 254 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 962 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35805

ZIP Code 35805 is in the Huntsville City School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35805.

Westlawn Middle School
4217 9th Ave West
Huntsville, AL 35805
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Huntsville City School District
Mcdonnell Elementary School
4010 Binderton Place
Huntsville, AL 35805
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Ridgecrest Elementary School
3505 Cerro Vista SW
Huntsville, AL 35805
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Louis J Morris Elementary School
4801 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Providence School
10 Challk Stone St
Huntsville, AL 35805
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Providence Elementary
10 Chalkstone St
Huntsville, AL 35805
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Huntsville Center for Tech
2800 Drake Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Huntsville City School District
Premier School of Research Park
5095 Premier Dr NW
Huntsville, AL 35805
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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