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ZIP Code 35967

Primary City:Fort Payne, AL (View All Cities)
County: Dekalb County
Timezone: Central (8:20am)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.4, -85.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35967

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35967. 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 35967. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35967, 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:
Fort Payne, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35967 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35967 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 35967 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35967 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,630
Population Density 133 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,340
Median Home Value $88,600
Land Area 125.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,372
Median Household Income $37,527

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male67067057457647551554355157053553049346334023517113575
Female642624556528425558621531544577557528498356312243205204
Total1,3121,2941,1301,1049001,0731,1641,0821,1141,1121,0871,021961696547414340279

Gender

 Male 8,121 49%
 Female 8,509 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,338 80.2%
 Black Or African American 603 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 148 0.9%
 Asian 113 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.2%
 Other Race 1,986 11.9%
 Two Or More Races 416 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner60503765937948662441128
Renter1964664142982501629151
Total2569691,1791,2351,198824532179

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,334 52%
 Single Guardian 1,113 17%
 Singles 1,695 27%
 Singles With Roommate 230 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,115 65%
 Households with Kids 2,257 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13813913813713813511913014813911210999115124110115119108113
Female1201231341221421241131141311211141011021181061121129810084
Total258262272259280259232244279260226210201233230222227217208197

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35967 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 35967 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 35967 real estate data, the median home value of $88,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35967 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35967 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35967 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,514 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 114 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,438 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,006 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,928 26%
 Households Vacant 968 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 269 27.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1.0%
 For Sale Only 124 12.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 155 16.0%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 380 39.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 210 14%
 1 Bedroom 215 14%
 2 Bedroom 560 36%
 3+ Bedroom 556 36%
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 $37,527 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35967 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 35967 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 35967 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 4,453 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,747 22%
 No Earnings 5,064 41%
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 4,453 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,747 22%
 No Earnings 5,064 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,122 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 104 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 95 1%
 Worked at Home 91 1%
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 1,520 30%
 High School Graduate 2,446 48%
 Associate's degree 342 7%
 Bachelor's degree 550 11%
 Master's degree 100 2%
 Professional school degree 89 2%
 Doctorate degree 42 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,992 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 161 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 565 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35967

ZIP Code 35967 is in the Dekalb County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35967.

Ruhuma Jr High School
3371 County Rd 81
Fort Payne, AL 35967
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dekalb County School District
Fort Payne Middle School
4910 Martin Ave NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fort Payne City School District
Williams Avenue Elementary School
1700 Williams Ave NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Payne City School District
Wills Valley Elementary School
4111 Williams Ave NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Payne City School District
Fort Payne High School
201 45th St NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fort Payne City School District

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