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ZIP Code 36344

Primary City:Hartford, AL (View All Cities)
County: Geneva County
Timezone: Central (2:30am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.1, -85.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36344

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36344. 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 36344. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36344, 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:
Hartford, AL
Unacceptable:
Highbluff

Stats and Demographics for the 36344 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36344 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 36344 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults 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 36344 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,732
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,697
Median Home Value $79,800
Land Area 128.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,332
Median Household Income $31,867

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1751621772301501451611581882282131861751511111046128
Female1571691791741831501451531992102361921741551768710288
Total332331356404333295306311387438449378349306287191163116

Gender

 Male 2,803 49%
 Female 2,929 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,976 86.8%
 Black Or African American 551 9.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.6%
 Asian 7 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 62 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 99 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3516824837635430521555
Renter4910210411780614221
Total8427035249343436625776

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,183 51%
 Single Guardian 410 18%
 Singles 660 28%
 Singles With Roommate 79 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,620 69%
 Households with Kids 712 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3847363330333829322330404341383754524925
Female3628313328262942443544244531424332322541
Total7475676658596771765874648872808086847466

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36344 has a slightly less than average 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 36344 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 36344 real estate data, the median home value of $79,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36344 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36344 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36344 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,650 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 82 1%
 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 947 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 809 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 576 21%
 Households Vacant 365 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 17.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2.2%
 For Sale Only 35 9.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 14.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 194 53.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 5%
 1 Bedroom 45 9%
 2 Bedroom 249 49%
 3+ Bedroom 194 38%
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 $31,867 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36344 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, 36344 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. However, that is not the case in 36344. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,590 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 737 17%
 No Earnings 2,058 47%
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 1,590 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 737 17%
 No Earnings 2,058 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,899 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 2%
 Worked at Home 29 1%
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 427 23.2%
 High School Graduate 1,063 57.8%
 Associate's degree 98 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 203 11.0%
 Master's degree 37 2.0%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 728 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 57 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 125 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36344

ZIP Code 36344 is in the Geneva County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36344.

Geneva County Middle School
301 Lily St
Hartford, AL 36344
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Geneva County School District
Geneva County Elementary School
819 South 6th Ave
Hartford, AL 36344
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Geneva County School District
Geneva County High School
301 Lily St
Hartford, AL 36344
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Geneva County School District

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