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ZIP Code 36047

Primary City:Letohatchee, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (1:26pm)
Coordinates:32.1, -86.5
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36047

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36047. 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 36047. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36047, 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:
Letohatchee, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36047 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36047 is located in central 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 36047 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36047 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,396
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 652
Median Home Value $49,900
Land Area 110.55 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 571
Median Household Income $25,286

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male363239513340345433496259414025151412
Female333138513838324337646260663434291522
Total69637710271786697701131241191077459442934

Gender

 Male 669 48%
 Female 727 52%
Gender

Race

 White 400 28.7%
 Black Or African American 986 70.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52863114128794622
Renter419131713794
Total94776131141865526

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 262 46%
 Single Guardian 133 23%
 Singles 162 28%
 Singles With Roommate 14 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 409 72%
 Households with Kids 162 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5811766461043141171295101513
Female897855768163341213851696
Total131718151111111218206171519251710262419

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36047 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36047 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 36047 real estate data, the median home value of $49,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36047 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36047 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36047 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,396 100%
 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 206 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 279 43%
 Renter Occupied Households 86 13%
 Households Vacant 81 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 5 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 8%
 2 Bedroom 49 77%
 3+ Bedroom 10 16%
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 $25,286 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36047 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36047 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. However, that is not the case in 36047. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 230 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 241 23%
 No Earnings 597 56%
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 230 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 241 23%
 No Earnings 597 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 393 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 109 24%
 High School Graduate 219 48%
 Associate's degree 56 12%
 Bachelor's degree 49 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 24 5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 95 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36047

ZIP Code 36047 is in the Lowndes County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36047.

Calhoun High School
8213 County Rd 33
Letohatchee, AL 36047
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lowndes County School District
Key of Life
2031 Ramah Church Rd
Letohatchee, AL 36047
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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