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ZIP Code 36081

Primary City:Troy, AL (View All Cities)
County: Pike County
Timezone: Central (4:10pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.8, -86.0
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36081

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36081. 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 36081. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36081, 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:
Troy, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36081 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36081 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 36081 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36081 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,267
Population Density 70 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,409
Median Home Value $138,600
Land Area 217.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,528
Median Household Income $30,657

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4594004176581,2686453463573453934223943502741961317967
Female4674104737331,335552448425421449489404426310252183127162
Total9268108901,3912,6031,197794782766842911798776584448314206229

Gender

 Male 7,201 47%
 Female 8,066 53%
Gender

Race

 White 7,655 50.1%
 Black Or African American 6,604 43.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 96 0.6%
 Asian 467 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 204 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 220 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner110317487684668526295126
Renter1,15572741334634317410255
Total1,2651,0449001,0301,011700397181

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,042 31%
 Single Guardian 1,432 22%
 Singles 2,083 32%
 Singles With Roommate 971 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,814 74%
 Households with Kids 1,714 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male85109918472697090998089909365889295145238253
Female9894101807883788190107959576100988293177283368
Total183203192164150152148171189187184185169165186174188322521621

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36081 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 36081 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 36081 real estate data, the median home value of $138,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36081. Rentals in 36081 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36081 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,141 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 63 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 52 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,838 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,375 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,315 45%
 Households Vacant 881 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 329 37.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1.6%
 For Sale Only 86 9.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 64 7.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 106 12.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 281 31.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 72 2%
 1 Bedroom 595 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,350 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,082 35%
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 $30,657 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36081 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 36081 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 4,527 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,000 30%
 No Earnings 4,993 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 4,527 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,000 30%
 No Earnings 4,993 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,632 93.8%
 Public transportation 67 0.9%
 Taxicab 15 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 170 2.4%
 Worked at Home 189 2.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 457 10%
 High School Graduate 2,604 59%
 Associate's degree 95 2%
 Bachelor's degree 778 18%
 Master's degree 259 6%
 Professional school degree 55 1%
 Doctorate degree 170 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,009 79.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 271 10.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 264 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36081

ZIP Code 36081 is in the Pike County School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36081.

Pike County Alternative Learning Center
101 West Love St
Troy, AL 36081
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pike County School District
Alternative Learning Center
211 Lake Ave
Troy, AL 36081
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Troy City School District
Charles Henderson Middle School
800 Elm St
Troy, AL 36081
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Troy City School District
Troy Elementary School
503 Gibbs St
Troy, AL 36081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Troy City School District
Troy-Pike Center for Tech
285 Gibbs St
Troy, AL 36081
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pike County School District
Charles Henderson High School
George Wallace Dr
Troy, AL 36081
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Troy City School District
Pike Liberal Arts School
Highway 231 S
Troy, AL 36081
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
New Life Christian Academy
601 Union Hill Rd
Troy, AL 36081
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Covenant Christian School
105 S George Wallace Dr
Troy, AL 36081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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