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ZIP Code 35989

Primary City:Valley Head, AL (View All Cities)
County: Dekalb County
Timezone: Central (10:06pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -85.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35989

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35989. 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 35989. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35989, 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:
Valley Head, AL
Acceptable:
Hammondville

Stats and Demographics for the 35989 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35989 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 35989 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35989 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,573
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,556
Median Home Value $89,300
Land Area 60.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,307
Median Household Income $34,456

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male118131158131821051231321341131271091207547302010
Female12713712814872961251311301191231341157564432219
Total245268286279154201248263264232250243235150111734229

Gender

 Male 1,765 49%
 Female 1,808 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,099 86.7%
 Black Or African American 17 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.7%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 345 9.7%
 Two Or More Races 82 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner181212122192341557014
Renter157651483818153
Total331972632672721738517

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 779 60%
 Single Guardian 220 17%
 Singles 268 21%
 Singles With Roommate 40 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 824 63%
 Households with Kids 483 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2122272723302724273140252636272922262717
Female2719263018233530313025202627283131302816
Total4841535741536254586165455263556053565533

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35989 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35989 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 35989 real estate data, the median home value of $89,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35989 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35989 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 35989 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,573 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 528 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 515 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 264 17%
 Households Vacant 249 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 13.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 33 13.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 22.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 47.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 8%
 1 Bedroom 19 12%
 2 Bedroom 60 38%
 3+ Bedroom 68 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 $34,456 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35989 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 35989 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 840 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 20%
 No Earnings 1,132 46%
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 840 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 20%
 No Earnings 1,132 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,072 97.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.2%
 Worked at Home 23 2.1%
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 263 25%
 High School Graduate 594 55%
 Associate's degree 20 2%
 Bachelor's degree 120 11%
 Master's degree 46 4%
 Professional school degree 19 2%
 Doctorate degree 10 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 692 86.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 4.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 77 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35989

ZIP Code 35989 is in the Dekalb County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35989.

Valley Head High School
235 1st Ave
Valley Head, AL 35989
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dekalb County School District

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