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ZIP Code 35961

Primary City:Collinsville, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:41pm)
Coordinates:34.3, -85.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35961

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35961. 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 35961. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35961, 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:
Collinsville, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35961 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35961 is located in northeast Alabama and covers a slightly higher 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 35961 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35961 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,514
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,675
Median Home Value $69,800
Land Area 127.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,285
Median Household Income $34,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male24023522925622124322320522221219120916615190883928
Female245265231211189213203219198188195198213131106967887
Total485500460467410456426424420400386407379282196184117115

Gender

 Male 3,248 50%
 Female 3,266 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,773 73.3%
 Black Or African American 273 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 1.4%
 Asian 16 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 55 0.8%
 Other Race 1,157 17.8%
 Two Or More Races 148 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4121029631536424014944
Renter63155156877361247
Total10436545240243730117351

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,238 54%
 Single Guardian 454 20%
 Singles 510 22%
 Singles With Roommate 83 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,413 62%
 Households with Kids 872 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4640614540435347525645404147644146515448
Female6754394174514649455942404842334436514742
Total1139410086114949996971158780898997858210210190

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35961 has a slightly less than average 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 35961 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 35961 real estate data, the median home value of $69,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35961 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35961 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35961 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,331 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 183 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 756 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 903 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 626 23%
 Households Vacant 390 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 26 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 233 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 80 10%
 1 Bedroom 31 4%
 2 Bedroom 293 35%
 3+ Bedroom 424 51%
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 $34,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35961 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 35961 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 1,863 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,015 18%
 No Earnings 2,781 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 1,863 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,015 18%
 No Earnings 2,781 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,290 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 78 3%
 Worked at Home 117 5%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,016 48%
 High School Graduate 952 45%
 Associate's degree 60 3%
 Bachelor's degree 72 3%
 Master's degree 36 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,158 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 73 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 191 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35961

ZIP Code 35961 is in the Dekalb County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35961.

Collinsville High School
802 South Valley St
Collinsville, AL 35961
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dekalb County School District

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