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ZIP Code 36106

Primary City:Montgomery, AL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Central Montgomery|South Montgomery City
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Central (3:48am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.35, -86.26
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36106

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36106. 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 36106. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36106, 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:
Montgomery, AL
Unacceptable:
Mtgy

Stats and Demographics for the 36106 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36106 is located in central Alabama and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 36106 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36106 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,211
Population Density 2,501 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,184
Median Home Value $161,600
Land Area 6.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,498
Median Household Income $58,185

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male436437445498665581479451437430453409395313181156132106
Female439417452636834577525505458525565560473333252236207213
Total8758548971,1341,4991,1581,0049568959551,018969868646433392339319

Gender

 Male 7,004 46%
 Female 8,207 54%
Gender

Race

 White 8,549 56.2%
 Black Or African American 5,975 39.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.2%
 Asian 284 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 157 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 213 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51421590798887623434182
Renter4297784893692611065426
Total4801,1991,0791,1671,148729488208

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,632 41%
 Single Guardian 1,106 17%
 Singles 2,300 35%
 Singles With Roommate 460 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,753 73%
 Households with Kids 1,745 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7292941007781102829510880839579936889119129134
Female1198587667290968673851029786829980103174180205
Total191177181166149171198168168193182180181161192148192293309339

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36106 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36106 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 36106 real estate data, the median home value of $161,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36106. Rentals in 36106 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36106 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,474 95.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 102 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 630 4.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,889 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,097 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,512 35%
 Households Vacant 686 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 299 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Sale Only 177 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 138 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 82 4%
 1 Bedroom 573 25%
 2 Bedroom 910 40%
 3+ Bedroom 691 31%
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 $58,185 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36106 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. The commute in 36106 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 5,376 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,933 24%
 No Earnings 3,850 32%
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 5,376 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,933 24%
 No Earnings 3,850 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,543 93.4%
 Public transportation 46 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 194 2.8%
 Worked at Home 214 3.1%
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 280 7%
 High School Graduate 1,473 34%
 Associate's degree 259 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,242 29%
 Master's degree 574 13%
 Professional school degree 299 7%
 Doctorate degree 155 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,660 62.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 718 27.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 273 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36106

ZIP Code 36106 is in the Montgomery County School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36106.

Forest Avenue Elementary School
1700 West 5th St
Montgomery, AL 36106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
Vaughn Road Elementary School
4407 Vaughn Rd
Montgomery, AL 36106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
Second Chance
810 Cedar St
Montgomery, AL 36106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montgomery County School District
Trinity Presbyterian School
1700 E Trinity Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Eastwood Christian School
1701 E Trinity Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Heritage Child Development Center
1849 Perry Hill Rd
Montgomery, AL 36106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Canterbury High School
2005b Country Club Dr
Montgomery, AL 36106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Evangel Christian Academy
3975 Vaughn Rd
Montgomery, AL 36106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bethany Child Development Center
714 Cedar St
Montgomery, AL 36106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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