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ZIP Code 36301

Primary City:Dothan, AL (View All Cities)
County: Houston County
Timezone: Central (12:02pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.15, -85.41
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36301. 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 36301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36301, 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:
Dothan, AL
Acceptable:
Rehobeth, Taylor
Unacceptable:
Grimes, Hodgesville, Kelly Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 36301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36301 is located in southeast Alabama and covers a slightly higher 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 36301 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36301 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,759
Population Density 401 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,896
Median Home Value $106,300
Land Area 89.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,494
Median Household Income $37,708

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3191,3271,2991,2299891,2061,0571,0881,0711,1711,2121,012879661542433320158
Female1,1961,1781,2221,2081,1581,2991,2441,1911,1781,3321,3031,239986886705640452369
Total2,5152,5052,5212,4372,1472,5052,3012,2792,2492,5032,5152,2511,8651,5471,2471,073772527

Gender

 Male 16,973 47%
 Female 18,786 53%
Gender

Race

 White 24,328 68.0%
 Black Or African American 9,808 27.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 162 0.5%
 Asian 205 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.0%
 Other Race 589 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 650 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1399261,2911,8361,8201,4211,047262
Renter5471,5351,2291,10866438220681
Total6862,4612,5202,9442,4841,8031,253343

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,418 44%
 Single Guardian 3,337 23%
 Singles 4,048 28%
 Singles With Roommate 691 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,605 66%
 Households with Kids 4,889 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male214267279290280259256252280261259262277240267234266245217205
Female236234228247222252228221255282237239221243215258299228208243
Total450501507537502511484473535543496501498483482492565473425448

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36301 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36301 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 36301 real estate data, the median home value of $106,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36301 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36301 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,402 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 173 0.5%
 Other Institutional 88 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 88 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,700 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,042 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,752 36%
 Households Vacant 1,402 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 576 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1%
 For Sale Only 248 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 100 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 428 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 590 10.9%
 2 Bedroom 1,850 34.0%
 3+ Bedroom 2,962 54.5%
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 $37,708 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36301 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, 36301 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. More commuters in 36301 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 11,427 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,272 22%
 No Earnings 11,065 38%
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 11,427 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,272 22%
 No Earnings 11,065 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,941 95.7%
 Public transportation 77 0.5%
 Taxicab 18 0.1%
 Motorcycle 32 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 321 2.1%
 Worked at Home 222 1.4%
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 2,084 18.2%
 High School Graduate 6,870 59.8%
 Associate's degree 746 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,222 10.6%
 Master's degree 390 3.4%
 Professional school degree 112 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 57 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,627 75.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 894 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 898 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36301

ZIP Code 36301 is in the Dothan City School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36301.

Beverlye Middle School
1025 South Beverlye Rd
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dothan City School District
Child Count Only
500 Dusy St
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dothan City School District
Rehobeth Middle School
5631 County Rd 203
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Houston County School District
Cloverdale Elementary School
303 Rollins Ave
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dothan City School District
Grandview Elementary School
900 6th Ave
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dothan City School District
Heard Elementary School
201 Daniel Circle
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dothan City School District
Selma Street Elementary School
1501 West Selma St
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dothan City School District
Hidden Lake Elementary School
1475 Prevatt Rd
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dothan City School District
Rehobeth Elementary School
5631 County Rd 203
Rehobeth, AL 36301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston County School District
Dothan High School
1236 South Oates St
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dothan City School District
Rehobeth High School
373 Malvern Rd
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston County School District
First United Methodist Church Daycare/Preschool
1380 W Main St
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ridgecrest Baptist Church Child Development Center
1231 Fortner St
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Columba Catholic School
2734 W Main St
Dothan, AL 36301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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