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ZIP Code 35904

Primary City:Gadsden, AL (View All Cities)
County: Etowah County
Timezone: Central (2:26am)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.1, -86.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35904

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35904. 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 35904. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35904, 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:
Gadsden, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35904 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35904 is located in northeast 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 35904 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35904 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,194
Population Density 307 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,627
Median Home Value $67,200
Land Area 46.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,762
Median Household Income $32,741

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male46946545549938239840044545743548551742131526322014289
Female372404439421388407457434425491553492493399347277285253
Total8418698949207708058578798829261,0381,009914714610497427342

Gender

 Male 6,857 48%
 Female 7,337 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,242 86.2%
 Black Or African American 1,291 9.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 67 0.5%
 Asian 34 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 274 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 278 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52376620807939735596205
Renter1423322902681981067422
Total1947089101,0751,137841670227

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,732 47%
 Single Guardian 1,115 19%
 Singles 1,680 29%
 Singles With Roommate 235 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,007 70%
 Households with Kids 1,755 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male107739695839010096969911068859393101130829394
Female66756766736878821039180878695888376888687
Total173148163161156158178178199190190155171188181184206170179181

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35904 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 35904 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 35904 real estate data, the median home value of $67,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35904 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35904 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35904 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,856 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 68 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 126 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 144 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,277 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,053 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,432 22%
 Households Vacant 865 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 193 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 158 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 92 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 367 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 81 6%
 2 Bedroom 573 46%
 3+ Bedroom 594 48%
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 $32,741 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35904 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 35904 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,410 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,932 18%
 No Earnings 5,137 49%
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 3,410 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,932 18%
 No Earnings 5,137 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,333 97.1%
 Public transportation 13 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 0.2%
 Worked at Home 100 2.2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 954 22.8%
 High School Graduate 2,614 62.6%
 Associate's degree 122 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 338 8.1%
 Master's degree 110 2.6%
 Professional school degree 29 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,020 76.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 320 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 310 11.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35904

ZIP Code 35904 is in the Leeds City School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35904.

Leeds Middle School
1721 Moton St
Leeds, AL 35904
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Leeds City School District
Highland Elementary School
3156 Tabor Rd
Gadsden, AL 35904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Etowah County School District
Sansom Middle School
2210 West Meighan Blvd
Gadsden, AL 35904
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Gadsden City School District
Walnut Pk Elementary School
3200 Walnut St
Gadsden, AL 35904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gadsden City School District
Floyd Elementary School
601 Black Creek Rd
Gadsden, AL 35904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gadsden City School District
Gadsden City High School
1917 Black Creek Parkway
Gadsden, AL 35904
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gadsden City School District
Coosa Christian School
2736 Wills Creek Rd
Gadsden, AL 35904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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