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ZIP Code 36362

Primary City:Fort Rucker, AL (View All Cities)
County: Dale County
Timezone: Central (4:14am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.40, -85.71
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36362

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36362. 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 36362. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36362, 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:
Fort Rucker, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36362 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36362 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 36362 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 small. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36362 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,637
Population Density 157 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,456
Land Area 29.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,228
Median Household Income $52,620

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 23

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3872561561334315273601556243151230200
Female3932671671022523792631457033143941200
Total780523323235683906623300132762941171400

Gender

 Male 2,533 55%
 Female 2,104 45%
Gender

Race

 White 3,604 77.7%
 Black Or African American 553 11.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.8%
 Asian 62 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.2%
 Other Race 144 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 225 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner24601010
Renter214709229591110
Total216713235592120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 978 80%
 Single Guardian 98 8%
 Singles 112 9%
 Singles With Roommate 40 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 385 31%
 Households with Kids 843 69%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male748073825758574737304332312028918344456
Female10279705667455755434832303324181815272422
Total176159143138124103114102807875626444462733616878

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36362 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 36362 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Rentals in 36362 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36362 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,086 88%
 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 551 12%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6 0.4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 8 0.5%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,214 83.4%
 Households Vacant 228 15.7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 155 68%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 1%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 278 24%
 3+ Bedroom 877 75%
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 $52,620 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36362 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 36362 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 36362 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 1,730 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 807 26%
 No Earnings 599 19%
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 1,730 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 807 26%
 No Earnings 599 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,656 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 281 13%
 Worked at Home 189 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 36362 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 12 1%
 High School Graduate 695 64%
 Associate's degree 78 7%
 Bachelor's degree 268 25%
 Master's degree 32 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,122 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 145 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 176 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36362

ZIP Code 36362 is in the Georgia/Alabama School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36362.

Fort Rucker Elementary School
Bldg 21038 Red Cloud Rd
Fort Rucker, AL 36362
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgia/Alabama School District
Fort Rucker Primary School
Bldg 22210 Red Cloud Rd
Fort Rucker, AL 36362
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgia/Alabama School District

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