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ZIP Code 36117

Primary City:Montgomery, AL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southeast Montgomery
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Central (3:55am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.37, -86.14
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36117. 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 36117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36117, 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 36117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36117 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 36117 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 36117 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 50,268
Population Density 926 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,405
Median Home Value $184,100
Land Area 54.29 sq mi
Water Area 1.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 20,853
Median Household Income $62,260

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7671,5641,6221,5991,9752,1351,8831,8951,7121,7601,5631,3341,196805625413252152
Female1,6341,5211,5691,5222,2582,1941,9751,9741,7671,7881,7771,5951,401992696551417385
Total3,4013,0853,1913,1214,2334,3293,8583,8693,4793,5483,3402,9292,5971,7971,321964669537

Gender

 Male 24,252 48%
 Female 26,016 52%
Gender

Race

 White 25,663 51.1%
 Black Or African American 20,765 41.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 124 0.2%
 Asian 2,582 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.0%
 Other Race 367 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 747 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1441,7032,4962,9392,7801,695927233
Renter1,4132,5821,5741,104550319223171
Total1,5574,2854,0704,0433,3302,0141,150404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,353 45%
 Single Guardian 3,439 16%
 Singles 6,721 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,340 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 14,221 68%
 Households with Kids 6,632 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male330382350355276324339319306336300306352328301295348339316373
Female325343312326285289316303328338321307309294302278291302349403
Total655725662681561613655622634674621613661622603573639641665776

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36117 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36117 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 36117 real estate data, the median home value of $184,100 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 36117. Rentals in 36117 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 36117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 47,822 95.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,680 3.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 199 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 556 1.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,648 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,269 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,936 35%
 Households Vacant 1,552 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 975 63%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 2%
 For Sale Only 305 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 162 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 562 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,749 22%
 2 Bedroom 2,976 37%
 3+ Bedroom 2,744 34%
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 $62,260 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36117 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. More commuters in 36117 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 19,527 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,380 23%
 No Earnings 11,844 29%
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 19,527 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,380 23%
 No Earnings 11,844 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 24,810 97.0%
 Public transportation 56 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 215 0.8%
 Worked at Home 462 1.8%
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 1,168 7%
 High School Graduate 6,286 40%
 Associate's degree 1,129 7%
 Bachelor's degree 4,090 26%
 Master's degree 1,916 12%
 Professional school degree 603 4%
 Doctorate degree 430 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,846 58.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 3,485 35.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 618 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36117

ZIP Code 36117 is in the Montgomery County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36117.

Johnnie R Carr Jr High School
1610 Ray Thorington Rd
Montgomery, AL 36117
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Montgomery County School District
Dozier Elementary School
200 Eastern Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
William Silas Garrett Elementary School
555 McLemore Dr
Montgomery, AL 36117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
Halcyon Elementary School
1501 Parkview Dr
Montgomery, AL 36117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
Wares Ferry Road Elementary School
6425 Wares Ferry Rd
Montgomery, AL 36117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
Wynton M Blount Elementary School
1650 Ray Thorington Rd
Montgomery, AL 36117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
James W Wilson Jr Elementary School
8900 New Park Dr
Montgomery, AL 36117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County School District
Churchill Academy
395 Ray Thorington Rd
Montgomery, AL 36117
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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