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ZIP Code 35816

Primary City:Huntsville, AL (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (2:26pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.74, -86.63
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35816

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35816. 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 35816. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35816, 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 35816 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35816 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 35816 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35816 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,228
Population Density 2,874 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,821
Median Home Value $97,900
Land Area 5.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,885
Median Household Income $25,749

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5694213336791,4429014704074053833853182351551321027754
Female5634083266131,499791507391375417382349276218195188134128
Total1,1328296591,2922,9411,692977798780800767667511373327290211182

Gender

 Male 7,468 49%
 Female 7,760 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,282 28.1%
 Black Or African American 9,339 61.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 0.5%
 Asian 410 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 37 0.2%
 Other Race 657 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 431 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3412920734536927825679
Renter1,4091,51877563740922914665
Total1,4431,647982982778507402144

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,201 17%
 Single Guardian 1,848 27%
 Singles 3,082 45%
 Singles With Roommate 754 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,168 75%
 Households with Kids 1,717 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1311221159199777883846577706457737489149294326
Female1191281088990927559925560806764515666160280399
Total250250223180189169153142176120137150131121124130155309574725

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35816 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 35816 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 35816 real estate data, the median home value of $97,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35816 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35816 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 35816 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,156 93%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 830 5%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 242 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,090 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 607 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,188 66%
 Households Vacant 936 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 640 68.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1.6%
 For Sale Only 45 4.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 2.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 207 22.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 221 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,590 35%
 2 Bedroom 1,797 40%
 3+ Bedroom 905 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 $25,749 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35816 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 35816 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 35816 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 4,354 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,551 30%
 No Earnings 3,934 33%
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 4,354 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,551 30%
 No Earnings 3,934 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,681 91.1%
 Public transportation 76 1.2%
 Taxicab 16 0.3%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 367 5.9%
 Worked at Home 88 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 531 14.5%
 High School Graduate 2,107 57.4%
 Associate's degree 290 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 484 13.2%
 Master's degree 224 6.1%
 Professional school degree 10 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,786 75.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 211 8.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 363 15.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35816

ZIP Code 35816 is in the Huntsville City School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35816.

The Seldon Center
2820 Holmes Ave
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Huntsville City School District
Academy for Academics & Arts
2800 Poplar St NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Huntsville City School District
Center for Dev Learning
2901 Fairbanks St
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Huntsville City School District
Univ Place Elementary School
4503 University Ave NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Huntsville City School District
Sr Butler High School
3401 Holmes Ave
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Huntsville City School District
Holy Family Parochial School
2300 Beasley Ave NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Deborahs Day Care & Kindergarten
2402 Hammonds Ave NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Providence Classical School
1705 Sparkman Dr NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
University Preschool Learning Center
4711 Holmes Ave NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Islamic Academy of Huntsville
1645 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Valley Fellowship Christian Academy
3616 Holmes Ave NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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