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ZIP Code 36426

Primary City:Brewton, AL (View All Cities)
County: Escambia County
Timezone: Central (6:13am)
Coordinates:31.1, -87.1
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36426

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36426. 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 36426. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36426, 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:
Brewton, AL
Acceptable:
East Brewton
Unacceptable:
Damascus, Dixonville, Keego, Wallace

Stats and Demographics for the 36426 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36426 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 36426 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36426 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,202
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,662
Median Home Value $84,800
Land Area 485.94 sq mi
Water Area 4.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,474
Median Household Income $31,815

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male49154952160943740545852048256660649950536631422513178
Female518516543562403495453549483605631536538484376300209239
Total1,0091,0651,0641,1718409009111,0699651,1711,2371,0351,043850690525340317

Gender

 Male 7,762 48%
 Female 8,440 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,577 71.5%
 Black Or African American 4,061 25.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 134 0.8%
 Asian 51 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 169 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 206 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner684027519891,021874524161
Renter15237132732120715910047
Total2207731,0781,3101,2281,033624208

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,059 47%
 Single Guardian 1,399 22%
 Singles 1,765 27%
 Singles With Roommate 251 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,312 67%
 Households with Kids 2,162 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male987311310112510710510510711410394109101121133109135111104
Female9292125120781031151071131031161091141011251061351128485
Total190165238221203210220212220217219203223202246239244247195189

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36426 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36426 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 36426 real estate data, the median home value of $84,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36426. Rentals in 36426 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36426 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,914 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 163 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 113 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,495 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,295 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,684 22%
 Households Vacant 1,188 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 278 23.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.5%
 For Sale Only 118 9.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 174 14.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 574 48.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 43 3%
 1 Bedroom 147 10%
 2 Bedroom 396 27%
 3+ Bedroom 895 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 $31,815 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36426 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, 36426 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 36426 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,893 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,992 16%
 No Earnings 6,637 53%
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 3,893 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,992 16%
 No Earnings 6,637 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,999 96.2%
 Public transportation 31 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 1.6%
 Worked at Home 73 1.4%
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 1,099 20.7%
 High School Graduate 3,322 62.5%
 Associate's degree 205 3.9%
 Bachelor's degree 376 7.1%
 Master's degree 234 4.4%
 Professional school degree 48 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 34 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,346 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 208 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 319 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36426

ZIP Code 36426 is in the Brewton City School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36426.

Brewton Middle School
301 Liles Blvd
Brewton, AL 36426
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Brewton City School District
Mccall Jr High School
3975 Old Hwy 31
Brewton, AL 36426
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Escambia County School District
W S Neal Middle School
703 Williamson St
East Brewton, AL 36426
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Escambia County School District
Brewton Elementary School
901 Douglas Ave
Brewton, AL 36426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brewton City School District
W S Neal Elementary School
701 Williamson St
East Brewton, AL 36426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Escambia County School District
Tr Miller High School
1835 Douglas Ave
Brewton, AL 36426
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brewton City School District
W S Neal High School
801 Andrew Jackson St
East Brewton, AL 36426
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Escambia County School District
Escambia-Brewton Area Vocational School
2824 Pea Ridge Rd
Brewton, AL 36426
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Escambia County School District

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