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ZIP Code 35971

Primary City:Fyffe, AL (View All Cities)
County: Dekalb County
Timezone: Central (8:09pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.5, -86.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35971

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35971. 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 35971. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35971, 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:
Fyffe, AL
Acceptable:
Lakeview

Stats and Demographics for the 35971 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35971 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 35971 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35971 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,914
Population Density 87 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,155
Median Home Value $94,100
Land Area 56.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,918
Median Household Income $36,477

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13618317816611514314217218919019515216212872663719
Female14114417613811414616914617919619915816511994814955
Total2773273543042292893113183683863943103272471661478674

Gender

 Male 2,445 50%
 Female 2,469 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,586 93.3%
 Black Or African American 32 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 82 1.7%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 69 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 133 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3116825732830822113840
Renter3490877146433521
Total6525834439935426417361

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,073 56%
 Single Guardian 270 14%
 Singles 514 27%
 Singles With Roommate 61 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,294 67%
 Households with Kids 624 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3122272931344233433932413531353038293440
Female1636303325422827224437363227253027272922
Total4758576256767060658369776758606065566362

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35971 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35971 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 35971 real estate data, the median home value of $94,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35971 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35971 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 35971 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,774 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 136 2.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 744 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 747 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 427 20%
 Households Vacant 237 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 46 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 18 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 129 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 3%
 1 Bedroom 80 17%
 2 Bedroom 182 38%
 3+ Bedroom 204 43%
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 $36,477 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35971 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, 35971 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 35971 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 1,758 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 684 16%
 No Earnings 1,950 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 1,758 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 684 16%
 No Earnings 1,950 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,129 98.1%
 Public transportation 3 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 0.5%
 Worked at Home 28 1.3%
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 614 33%
 High School Graduate 956 51%
 Associate's degree 157 8%
 Bachelor's degree 112 6%
 Master's degree 37 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 1,031 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 113 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 164 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35971

ZIP Code 35971 is in the Dekalb County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35971.

Fyffe High School
153 Church St
Fyffe, AL 35971
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dekalb County School District

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