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ZIP Code 36320

Primary City:Cottonwood, AL (View All Cities)
County: Houston County
Timezone: Central (9:55pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.1, -85.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36320

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36320. 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 36320. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36320, 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:
Cottonwood, AL
Unacceptable:
Madrid

Stats and Demographics for the 36320 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36320 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 36320 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36320 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,837
Population Density 58 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,793
Median Home Value $74,900
Land Area 65.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,566
Median Household Income $36,164

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1111381191311041108110616316315113111010464563613
Female10099129139101829413914817315412714210270734034
Total2112372482702051921752453113363052582522061341297647

Gender

 Male 1,891 49%
 Female 1,946 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,240 84.4%
 Black Or African American 490 12.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.8%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 57 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1410020927227019712831
Renter315985674532233
Total4515929433931522915134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 798 51%
 Single Guardian 278 18%
 Singles 433 28%
 Singles With Roommate 57 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,051 67%
 Households with Kids 515 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male172722232424333027232528192428312823219
Female1522172124111824222722243323372524322123
Total3249394448355154495047525247655652554232

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36320 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36320 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 36320 real estate data, the median home value of $74,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36320 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36320 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36320 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,823 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 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 14 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 681 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 540 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 345 19%
 Households Vacant 227 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 28 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 134 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 66 20%
 2 Bedroom 67 20%
 3+ Bedroom 203 60%
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 $36,164 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36320 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. 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 36320. 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 1,316 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 16%
 No Earnings 1,198 40%
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 1,316 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 16%
 No Earnings 1,198 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,591 95.8%
 Public transportation 11 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 1.1%
 Worked at Home 33 2.0%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 256 21.8%
 High School Graduate 770 65.4%
 Associate's degree 66 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 54 4.6%
 Master's degree 24 2.0%
 Professional school degree 5 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 587 77.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 84 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36320

ZIP Code 36320 is in the Houston County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36320.

Cottonwood High School
663 Houston St
Cottonwood, AL 36320
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Houston County School District

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