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ZIP Code 36272

Primary City:Piedmont, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:16am)
Coordinates:33.9, -85.6
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36272

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36272. 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 36272. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36272, 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:
Piedmont, AL
Acceptable:
Borden Springs, Brdn Sprngs

Stats and Demographics for the 36272 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36272 is located in northeast Alabama and covers a large 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 36272 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36272 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,389
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,294
Median Home Value $78,200
Land Area 337.08 sq mi
Water Area 1.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,424
Median Household Income $37,973

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3794714844953613463474665085034904474693762511679040
Female367415428424327348380466450475516479504348313182155122
Total7468869129196886947279329589781,006926973724564349245162

Gender

 Male 6,690 50%
 Female 6,699 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,325 92.1%
 Black Or African American 704 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 0.5%
 Asian 22 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 52 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 220 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner78372703883958726387107
Renter1232362752171581176618
Total2016089781,1001,116843453125

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,830 52%
 Single Guardian 985 18%
 Singles 1,406 26%
 Singles With Roommate 203 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,651 67%
 Households with Kids 1,773 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male84838468909275100114979378101115126106103857587
Female71986258877984759078961016588938585818068
Total155181146126177171159175204175189179166203219191188166155155

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36272 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36272 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 36272 real estate data, the median home value of $78,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36272 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36272 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36272 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,387 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 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 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,045 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,169 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,210 19%
 Households Vacant 870 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 151 17.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 3.4%
 For Sale Only 93 10.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 5.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 133 15.3%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 413 47.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 1%
 1 Bedroom 135 12%
 2 Bedroom 512 44%
 3+ Bedroom 494 43%
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 $37,973 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36272 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36272 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 36272. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,134 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,237 22%
 No Earnings 4,577 46%
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 3,134 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,237 22%
 No Earnings 4,577 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,380 97.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 88 2.0%
 Worked at Home 11 0.2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,021 24.0%
 High School Graduate 2,551 60.0%
 Associate's degree 208 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 374 8.8%
 Master's degree 89 2.1%
 Professional school degree 8 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,184 79.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 261 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 301 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36272

ZIP Code 36272 is in the Learning Tree Inc School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36272.

Learning Tree Inc Webb
6344 Roy Webb Rd
Piedmont, AL 36272
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Learning Tree Inc School District
Piedmont Middle School
401 North Main St
Piedmont, AL 36272
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Piedmont City School District
Piedmont Elementary School
504 Hood St West
Piedmont, AL 36272
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Piedmont City School District
Piedmont High School
750 Al Hwy 200
Piedmont, AL 36272
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Piedmont City School District
The Learning Tree
6344 Roy Webb Rd
Piedmont, AL 36272
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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