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ZIP Code 36255

Primary City:Cragford, AL (View All Cities)
County: Clay County
Timezone: Central (10:58pm)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.2, -85.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36255

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36255. 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 36255. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36255, 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:
Cragford, AL
Unacceptable:
Mellow Valley

Stats and Demographics for the 36255 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36255 is located in east 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 36255 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36255 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 969
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 508
Median Home Value $94,800
Land Area 68.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 398
Median Household Income $37,216

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26304832352827343544362928212414116
Female252126282721311831374031293117131817
Total515174606249585266817660575241272923

Gender

 Male 508 52%
 Female 461 48%
Gender

Race

 White 947 97.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner435507666583318
Renter71213124424
Total1147638870623522

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 228 57%
 Single Guardian 46 12%
 Singles 115 29%
 Singles With Roommate 9 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 282 71%
 Households with Kids 116 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male57547346101010125114451099
Female367733474386541058328
Total813121110681314131818101514913131117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36255 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36255 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 36255 real estate data, the median home value of $94,800 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 36255. Rentals in 36255 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36255 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 969 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 153 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 187 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 58 11%
 Households Vacant 110 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 7 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 38%
 3+ Bedroom 23 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 $37,216 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36255 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 36255 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 215 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 129 21%
 No Earnings 276 45%
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 215 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 129 21%
 No Earnings 276 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 322 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 6 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 112 38.0%
 High School Graduate 121 41.0%
 Associate's degree 44 14.9%
 Bachelor's degree 12 4.1%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 1 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 5 1.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 206 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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