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ZIP Code 36321

Primary City:Cowarts, AL (View All Cities)
County: Houston County
Timezone: Central (4:21pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.21, -85.30
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36321

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36321. 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 36321. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36321, 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:
Cowarts, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36321 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36321 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 36321 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36321 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,632
Population Density 236 people per sq mi
Housing Units 694
Median Home Value $87,000
Land Area 6.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 630
Median Household Income $40,288

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4567575138435457486161565441231896
Female394973602546537058536764525631221213
Total8411613011163891071271061141281201069754402119

Gender

 Male 789 48%
 Female 843 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,381 84.6%
 Black Or African American 186 11.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.8%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 44 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner85792112109814112
Renter8322820151230
Total1689120132124934412

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 383 61%
 Single Guardian 108 17%
 Singles 121 19%
 Singles With Roommate 18 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 399 63%
 Households with Kids 231 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male91159131412161216710816516119109
Female751167101071511151218171216131184
Total1616161520242223272722222633173224201813

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36321 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36321 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 36321 real estate data, the median home value of $87,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36321 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36321 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36321 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,632 100%
 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 312 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 200 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 118 17%
 Households Vacant 64 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 8%
 2 Bedroom 25 27%
 3+ Bedroom 60 65%
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 $40,288 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36321 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 36321 can expect to fall in that range. 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 486 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 246 21%
 No Earnings 433 37%
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 486 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 246 21%
 No Earnings 433 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 653 97.5%
 Public transportation 2 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 13 1.9%
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 95 20%
 High School Graduate 296 62%
 Associate's degree 45 9%
 Bachelor's degree 18 4%
 Master's degree 16 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 4 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 254 73.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 11.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 14.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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