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ZIP Code 36312

Primary City:Ashford, AL (View All Cities)
County: Houston County
Timezone: Central (3:19pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.2, -85.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36312

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36312. 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 36312. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36312, 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:
Ashford, AL
Acceptable:
Avon

Stats and Demographics for the 36312 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36312 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 36312 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36312 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,187
Population Density 80 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,863
Median Home Value $94,100
Land Area 77.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,487
Median Household Income $42,108

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male184210217217191148165170201267244201215145131824137
Female139189196212171141188200204261232195224187147967267
Total323399413429362289353370405528476396439332278178113104

Gender

 Male 3,066 50%
 Female 3,121 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,319 86.0%
 Black Or African American 752 12.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.4%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 55 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3616827744041332916472
Renter3812111611379683716
Total7428939355349239720188

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,340 54%
 Single Guardian 442 18%
 Singles 607 24%
 Singles With Roommate 98 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,693 68%
 Households with Kids 794 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3833334530513447484643465131433350603140
Female2023273532303546463339453742434947442946
Total58566080628169939479829188738682971046086

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36312 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36312 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 36312 real estate data, the median home value of $94,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36312. Rentals in 36312 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36312 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,187 100%
 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 1,124 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 775 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 588 21%
 Households Vacant 376 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 97 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Sale Only 41 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 165 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 52 8%
 2 Bedroom 130 21%
 3+ Bedroom 424 69%
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 $42,108 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36312 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. However, that is not the case in 36312. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,158 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 839 17%
 No Earnings 2,052 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 2,158 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 839 17%
 No Earnings 2,052 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,529 92.4%
 Public transportation 9 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 2.4%
 Worked at Home 125 4.6%
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 404 19.2%
 High School Graduate 1,222 58.1%
 Associate's degree 161 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 237 11.3%
 Master's degree 65 3.1%
 Professional school degree 6 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,073 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 128 9.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 126 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36312

ZIP Code 36312 is in the Houston County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36312.

Ashford Elementary School
100 Barfield St
Ashford, AL 36312
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Houston County School District
Ashford High School
607 Church St
Ashford, AL 36312
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston County School District
Houston County Area Vocational Center
801 8th Ave
Ashford, AL 36312
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Houston County School District
Ashford Academy
1100 N Broadway St
Ashford, AL 36312
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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