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ZIP Code 36401

Primary City:Evergreen, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (12:57am)
Coordinates:31.5, -86.9
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36401. 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 36401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36401, 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:
Evergreen, AL
Acceptable:
Burnt Corn
Unacceptable:
Egreen

Stats and Demographics for the 36401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36401 is located in south Alabama and covers an extremely large 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 36401 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36401 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,314
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,404
Median Home Value $69,300
Land Area 456.85 sq mi
Water Area 1.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,488
Median Household Income $22,131

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male299271265341220214188207199287313290282223141988465
Female25427527830020521327123525131733330129123618814114890
Total553546543641425427459442450604646591573459329239232155

Gender

 Male 3,987 48%
 Female 4,327 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,599 43.3%
 Black Or African American 4,534 54.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.3%
 Asian 11 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 80 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 64 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15192290548580440272101
Renter87221186197167977223
Total102413476745747537344124

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,370 39%
 Single Guardian 937 27%
 Singles 1,077 31%
 Singles With Roommate 104 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,374 68%
 Households with Kids 1,114 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6260665448545852597047424561676673746160
Female4641536039455673625748565463506267665554
Total1081011191148799114125121127959899124117128140140116114

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36401 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36401 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 36401 real estate data, the median home value of $69,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36401 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36401 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,269 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 45 0.5%
 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 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,090 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,348 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,050 24%
 Households Vacant 916 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 150 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 25 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 288 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 414 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 2%
 1 Bedroom 58 7%
 2 Bedroom 381 43%
 3+ Bedroom 421 48%
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 $22,131 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36401 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36401 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 36401 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,651 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 697 12%
 No Earnings 3,531 60%
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 1,651 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 697 12%
 No Earnings 3,531 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,051 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 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 699 30.4%
 High School Graduate 1,291 56.1%
 Associate's degree 104 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 110 4.8%
 Master's degree 65 2.8%
 Professional school degree 17 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,130 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 186 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 127 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36401

ZIP Code 36401 is in the Compass Academy. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36401.

Compass Academy
101 Perryman St
Evergreen, AL 36401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Compass Academy
Lyeffion Jr High School
7575 Hwy 83
Evergreen, AL 36401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Conecuh County School District
Marshall Middle School
428 Reynolds Ave
Evergreen, AL 36401
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Conecuh County School District
Evergreen Elementary School
821 West Front St
Evergreen, AL 36401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Conecuh County School District
Hillcrest High School
1989 Jaguar Rd
Evergreen, AL 36401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Conecuh County School District
Sparta Academy
300 Pierce St
Evergreen, AL 36401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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