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ZIP Code 36203

Primary City:Oxford, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:54am)
Coordinates:33.6, -85.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36203. 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 36203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36203, 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:
Oxford, AL
Acceptable:
Anniston

Stats and Demographics for the 36203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36203 is located in northeast 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 36203 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36203 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,799
Population Density 491 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,774
Median Home Value $125,300
Land Area 38.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,113
Median Household Income $49,490

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male64466470666456160162762965363162859750532327318812957
Female602602677630558585632681665657695636558388330362240221
Total1,2461,2661,3831,2941,1191,1861,2591,3101,3181,2881,3231,2331,063711603550369278

Gender

 Male 9,080 48%
 Female 9,719 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,779 78.6%
 Black Or African American 2,562 13.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.4%
 Asian 208 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 901 4.8%
 Two Or More Races 265 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner665379181,1221,126697511141
Renter2015594443022401239729
Total2671,0961,3621,4241,366820608170

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,904 55%
 Single Guardian 1,293 18%
 Singles 1,661 23%
 Singles With Roommate 255 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,480 63%
 Households with Kids 2,633 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male121138146111132127142127136151147130127151149137150127101113
Female11512510512413610411213012013714413113712813314913311996118
Total236263251235268231254257256288291261264279282286283246197231

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36203 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36203 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 36203 real estate data, the median home value of $125,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36203. Rentals in 36203 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,540 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 8 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 158 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 90 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,374 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,744 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,995 26%
 Households Vacant 661 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 211 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 160 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 245 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 2%
 1 Bedroom 40 2%
 2 Bedroom 645 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,201 62%
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 $49,490 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36203 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 36203 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 5,899 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,156 21%
 No Earnings 5,830 39%
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 5,899 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,156 21%
 No Earnings 5,830 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,462 96.3%
 Public transportation 37 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 83 1.1%
 Worked at Home 154 2.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 896 15%
 High School Graduate 3,375 56%
 Associate's degree 428 7%
 Bachelor's degree 834 14%
 Master's degree 209 3%
 Professional school degree 169 3%
 Doctorate degree 63 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,954 75.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 457 11.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 502 12.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36203

ZIP Code 36203 is in the Oxford City School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36203.

Oxford Middle School
1750 Hwy 78 West
Oxford, AL 36203
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oxford City School District
Oxford Elementary School
1401 Caffey Dr
Oxford, AL 36203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oxford City School District
Ce Hanna School
1111 Watson Rd
Oxford, AL 36203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oxford City School District
Oxford High School
915 Stewart St
Oxford, AL 36203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oxford City School District
Oxford Area Vocational School
915 Stewart St
Oxford, AL 36203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oxford City School District
Trinity Christian Academy
1500 Airport Rd
Oxford, AL 36203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Word Alive Academy
122 Allendale Rd
Oxford, AL 36203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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