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ZIP Code 36305

Primary City:Dothan, AL (View All Cities)
County: Houston County
Timezone: Central (1:47pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.19, -85.50
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36305

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36305. 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 36305. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36305, 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:
Taylor
Unacceptable:
Rehobeth

Stats and Demographics for the 36305 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36305 is located in southeast 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 36305 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 parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36305 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,470
Population Density 455 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,281
Median Home Value $173,000
Land Area 31.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,901
Median Household Income $62,592

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male48352148141135748549249550350853841441926721514910581
Female478501486393421546502549497544546484422335269194172207
Total9611,0229678047781,0319941,0441,0001,0521,084898841602484343277288

Gender

 Male 6,924 48%
 Female 7,546 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,549 86.7%
 Black Or African American 1,262 8.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 256 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 128 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 234 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4951077494687456133790
Renter213533371267163907251
Total2621,0431,1451,2131,037651409141

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,385 57%
 Single Guardian 747 13%
 Singles 1,523 26%
 Singles With Roommate 246 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,916 66%
 Households with Kids 1,985 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10295981071031139892115111991008685979373826653
Female8411411188921091109397102112869591769088805965
Total186209209195195222208185212213211186181176173183161162125118

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36305 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 36305 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 36305 real estate data, the median home value of $173,000 is slightly higher 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 36305. Rentals in 36305 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36305 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,293 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 175 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,111 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,030 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,760 28%
 Households Vacant 380 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 151 39.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 109 28.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 10.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 19.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 154 7.8%
 2 Bedroom 883 44.9%
 3+ Bedroom 922 46.8%
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 $62,592 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36305 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36305 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 36305 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 5,569 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,402 21%
 No Earnings 3,706 32%
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 5,569 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,402 21%
 No Earnings 3,706 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,902 97.0%
 Public transportation 13 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 1.2%
 Worked at Home 98 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 347 7%
 High School Graduate 2,135 45%
 Associate's degree 538 11%
 Bachelor's degree 1,181 25%
 Master's degree 285 6%
 Professional school degree 175 4%
 Doctorate degree 59 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,772 63.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 719 25.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 317 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36305

ZIP Code 36305 is in the Dothan City School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36305.

Honeysuckle Middle School
1665 Honeysuckle Rd
Dothan, AL 36305
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dothan City School District
Highlands Elementary School
1400 South Brannon Stand Rd
Dothan, AL 36305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dothan City School District
Emmanuel Christian School
178 Earline Rd
Dothan, AL 36305
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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