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ZIP Code 35905

Primary City:Gadsden, AL (View All Cities)
County: Etowah County
Timezone: Central (11:51pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -85.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35905

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35905. 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 35905. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35905, 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
Acceptable:
Glencoe

Stats and Demographics for the 35905 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35905 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 35905 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35905 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,410
Population Density 154 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,782
Median Home Value $97,800
Land Area 41.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,574
Median Household Income $46,309

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male182185203241189171155216206246280210227164121944539
Female143214209196168184157207211238274212247158165919765
Total325399412437357355312423417484554422474322286185142104

Gender

 Male 3,174 50%
 Female 3,236 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,162 96.1%
 Black Or African American 95 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.3%
 Asian 30 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 88 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3119534049645034520665
Renter3388896962543219
Total6428342956551239923884

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,480 57%
 Single Guardian 361 14%
 Singles 639 25%
 Singles With Roommate 94 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,810 70%
 Households with Kids 764 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3840353138273346414836423443484950425252
Female2027263632434345514833445034403839374235
Total5867616770707691929669868477888789799487

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35905 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35905 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 35905 real estate data, the median home value of $97,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35905 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35905 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35905 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,331 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 59 0.9%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,266 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 862 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 446 16%
 Households Vacant 208 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 43 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 113 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 98 18%
 2 Bedroom 322 60%
 3+ Bedroom 120 22%
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 $46,309 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35905 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 35905 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,797 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,156 22%
 No Earnings 2,295 44%
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 1,797 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,156 22%
 No Earnings 2,295 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,215 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 1%
 Worked at Home 85 4%
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 474 22.0%
 High School Graduate 1,181 54.8%
 Associate's degree 221 10.3%
 Bachelor's degree 219 10.2%
 Master's degree 46 2.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 955 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 50 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35905

ZIP Code 35905 is in the Etowah County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35905.

Glencoe Middle School
809 Lonesome Bend Rd
Glencoe, AL 35905
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Etowah County School District
Glencoe Elementary School
207 North College St
Glencoe, AL 35905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Etowah County School District
Glencoe High School
803 Lonesome Bend Rd
Glencoe, AL 35905
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Etowah County School District

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