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ZIP Code 35976

Primary City:Guntersville, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (12:08am)
Coordinates:34.3, -86.3
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35976

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35976. 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 35976. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35976, 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:
Guntersville, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35976 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35976 is located in north 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 35976 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35976 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,272
Population Density 127 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,909
Median Home Value $153,500
Land Area 127.92 sq mi
Water Area 35.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,707
Median Household Income $42,240

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male43149854754439539743247353660463356655445236624816593
Female433449455485400418413516536651660611582506418345232228
Total8649471,0021,0297958158459891,0721,2551,2931,1771,136958784593397321

Gender

 Male 7,934 49%
 Female 8,338 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,646 90.0%
 Black Or African American 715 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 117 0.7%
 Asian 157 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 392 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 244 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner493656661,0211,090928565136
Renter14836834535432118911151
Total1977331,0111,3751,4111,117676187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,477 52%
 Single Guardian 1,079 16%
 Singles 1,911 28%
 Singles With Roommate 240 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,737 71%
 Households with Kids 1,970 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male878289791068110410410394931271161171109511412110467
Female7393101918010510770879681891157412397109985878
Total160175190170186186211174190190174216231191233192223219162145

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35976 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 35976 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 35976 real estate data, the median home value of $153,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 35976. Rentals in 35976 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35976 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,815 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 214 1.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 194 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 42 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,857 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,963 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,887 24%
 Households Vacant 1,202 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 197 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 137 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 521 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 307 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 316 15.8%
 2 Bedroom 901 45.1%
 3+ Bedroom 768 38.5%
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 $42,240 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35976 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 35976 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,754 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,448 18%
 No Earnings 6,418 47%
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 4,754 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,448 18%
 No Earnings 6,418 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,630 91.0%
 Public transportation 61 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 1.4%
 Worked at Home 408 6.6%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 941 16.6%
 High School Graduate 2,963 52.3%
 Associate's degree 287 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,002 17.7%
 Master's degree 317 5.6%
 Professional school degree 139 2.5%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,097 82.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 113 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 338 13.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35976

ZIP Code 35976 is in the Marshall County School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35976.

Claysville Jr High School
140 Claysville School Rd
Guntersville, AL 35976
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Marshall County School District
Marshall Alternative School
12312 Us Hwy 431 South
Guntersville, AL 35976
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Marshall County School District
Brindlee Mt Middle School
1050 Scant City Rd
Guntersville, AL 35976
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Marshall County School District
Guntersville Middle School
901 Sunset Dr
Guntersville, AL 35976
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Guntersville City School District
Cherokee Elementary School
3300 Hwy 79 South
Guntersville, AL 35976
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guntersville City School District
Guntersville Elementary School
1800 Lusk
Guntersville, AL 35976
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guntersville City School District
Marshall Tech School
12312 Us Hwy 431 South
Guntersville, AL 35976
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marshall County School District
Brindlee Mt High School
994 Scant City Rd
Guntersville, AL 35976
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marshall County School District
Guntersville High School
14227 Hwy 431
Guntersville, AL 35976
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Guntersville City School District

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