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ZIP Code 36523

Primary City:Coden, AL (View All Cities)
County: Mobile County
Timezone: Central (2:06am)
Area code: 251 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.38, -88.17
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36523

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36523. 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 36523. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36523, 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:
Coden, AL
Unacceptable:
Alabama Port, Heron Bay, Mon Louis

Stats and Demographics for the 36523 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36523 is located in southwest 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 36523 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36523 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,818
Population Density 74 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,368
Median Home Value $122,200
Land Area 38.30 sq mi
Water Area 8.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,057
Median Household Income $47,961

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9182871207460858392110136146999947332011
Female70758377727563739392137121939536422818
Total16115717019714613514815618520227326719219483754829

Gender

 Male 1,475 52%
 Female 1,343 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,552 90.6%
 Black Or African American 68 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 91 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 55 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 41 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14531181892271598211
Renter15393459271893
Total29921522482541779114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 582 55%
 Single Guardian 177 17%
 Singles 238 23%
 Singles With Roommate 60 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 714 68%
 Households with Kids 343 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1810153018141114252113201617212535162321
Female81518171216141221172116131615232010920
Total2625334730302526463834362933364855263241

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36523 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36523 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 36523 real estate data, the median home value of $122,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36523 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36523 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36523 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,818 100%
 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 404 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 449 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 204 15%
 Households Vacant 311 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 5.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 26 8.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 11.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 141 45.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 28.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 13%
 2 Bedroom 30 16%
 3+ Bedroom 133 71%
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 $47,961 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36523 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 36523 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. However, that is not the case in 36523. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 630 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 388 23%
 No Earnings 646 39%
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 630 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 388 23%
 No Earnings 646 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 731 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 102 12%
 Worked at Home 41 5%
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 278 36%
 High School Graduate 341 44%
 Associate's degree 58 7%
 Bachelor's degree 69 9%
 Master's degree 10 1%
 Professional school degree 9 1%
 Doctorate degree 17 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 154 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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