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ZIP Code 36078

Primary City:Tallassee, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:18am)
Coordinates:32.6, -86.0
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36078

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36078. 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 36078. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36078, 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:
Tallassee, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36078 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36078 is located in east 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 36078 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36078 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,179
Population Density 76 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,819
Median Home Value $101,000
Land Area 172.32 sq mi
Water Area 5.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,072
Median Household Income $45,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male44649746448737532437941242149848442140525819715611364
Female455441449501380394387457438502474449417279217213165160
Total9019389139887557187668698591,000958870822537414369278224

Gender

 Male 6,401 49%
 Female 6,778 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,747 74.0%
 Black Or African American 3,017 22.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.3%
 Asian 59 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.2%
 Other Race 143 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 158 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner69391628812819514355102
Renter1233052642641801169733
Total1926968921,076999630452135

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,522 50%
 Single Guardian 1,088 21%
 Singles 1,269 25%
 Singles With Roommate 193 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,259 64%
 Households with Kids 1,813 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8596819998104879910981100106829598108991067674
Female8380110111768496811049687811018480971181099786
Total168176191210174188183180213177187187183179178205217215173160

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36078 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 36078 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 36078 real estate data, the median home value of $101,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36078 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36078 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 36078 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,079 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 100 0.8%
 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 2,209 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,481 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,382 24%
 Households Vacant 747 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 153 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Sale Only 105 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 105 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 349 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 242 17%
 2 Bedroom 683 47%
 3+ Bedroom 537 37%
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 $45,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36078 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, 36078 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. Most commuters in 36078 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 4,650 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,947 19%
 No Earnings 3,796 37%
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 4,650 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,947 19%
 No Earnings 3,796 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,631 97.1%
 Public transportation 17 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 0.9%
 Worked at Home 98 1.7%
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 798 20%
 High School Graduate 2,167 54%
 Associate's degree 285 7%
 Bachelor's degree 438 11%
 Master's degree 286 7%
 Professional school degree 53 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,566 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 243 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36078

ZIP Code 36078 is in the Tallassee City School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36078.

Southside Middle School
901 East B Payne Sr Dr
Tallassee, AL 36078
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Tallassee City School District
Tallassee Elementary School
850 Friendship Rd
Tallassee, AL 36078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tallassee City School District
Tallassee High School
502 Barnett Blvd
Tallassee, AL 36078
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tallassee City School District

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