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ZIP Code 36250

Primary City:Alexandria, AL (View All Cities)
County: Calhoun County
Timezone: Central (12:03pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.76, -85.89
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36250

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36250. 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 36250. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36250, 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:
Alexandria, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36250 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36250 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 36250 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36250 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,603
Population Density 261 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,852
Median Home Value $128,500
Land Area 17.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,744
Median Household Income $50,316

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1481641831651081201511671611681881441338873492013
Female13515017415811513514018516619318716611811480714132
Total2833143573232232552913523273613753102512021531206145

Gender

 Male 2,243 49%
 Female 2,360 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,162 90.4%
 Black Or African American 322 7.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.5%
 Asian 21 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.3%
 Other Race 20 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 45 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1716127635430220212128
Renter248179422518104
Total4124235539632722013132

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,059 61%
 Single Guardian 291 17%
 Singles 331 19%
 Singles With Roommate 63 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,111 64%
 Households with Kids 633 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2431303629303334383054372933283842282919
Female2624352228323127322935364133263238293320
Total5055655857626461705989737066547080576239

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36250 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36250 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 36250 real estate data, the median home value of $128,500 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 36250. Rentals in 36250 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36250 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,583 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 963 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 498 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 283 15%
 Households Vacant 108 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 33 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 117 41%
 3+ Bedroom 165 59%
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 $50,316 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36250 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. Most commuters in 36250 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,420 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 910 23%
 No Earnings 1,614 41%
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 1,420 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 910 23%
 No Earnings 1,614 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,796 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 33 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 2%
 Worked at Home 119 6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 221 12.9%
 High School Graduate 1,165 68.0%
 Associate's degree 140 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 102 6.0%
 Master's degree 58 3.4%
 Professional school degree 13 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 764 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 169 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36250

ZIP Code 36250 is in the Calhoun County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36250.

Alexandria High School
353 Stadium Dr
Alexandria, AL 36250
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Calhoun County School District
Alexandria Elementary School
2525 Alexwellington Rd
Alexandria, AL 36250
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calhoun County School District

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