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ZIP Code 36541

Primary City:Grand Bay, AL (View All Cities)
County: Mobile County
Timezone: Central (9:08pm)
Area code: 251 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.5, -88.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36541

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36541. 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 36541. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36541, 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:
Grand Bay, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36541 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36541 is located in southwest 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 36541 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 large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36541 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,647
Population Density 164 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,072
Median Home Value $105,400
Land Area 95.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,526
Median Household Income $48,531

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5525525816444854554575285185725985104533202271739241
Female550529572559467485522490561564594531451377232165137103
Total1,1021,0811,1531,2039529409791,0181,0791,1361,1921,041904697459338229144

Gender

 Male 7,758 50%
 Female 7,889 50%
Gender

Race

 White 13,106 83.8%
 Black Or African American 1,816 11.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 114 0.7%
 Asian 244 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.1%
 Other Race 95 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 263 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner935318551,06697963835561
Renter9222422120498603415
Total1857551,0761,2701,07769838976

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,165 57%
 Single Guardian 1,132 20%
 Singles 1,024 19%
 Singles With Roommate 205 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,312 60%
 Households with Kids 2,214 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1031051201151041061249911912810511811811214613912211712094
Female11010911211495107971111191151161141171101081341171039796
Total213214232229199213221210238243221232235222254273239220217190

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36541 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 36541 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 36541 real estate data, the median home value of $105,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36541 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36541 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36541 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,567 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 80 0.5%
 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 2,881 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,697 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 948 16%
 Households Vacant 546 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 93 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 116 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 60 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 251 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 2%
 2 Bedroom 204 21%
 3+ Bedroom 750 77%
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 $48,531 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36541 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 36541 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 4,085 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,656 22%
 No Earnings 5,101 43%
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 4,085 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,656 22%
 No Earnings 5,101 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,536 96.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 0.5%
 Worked at Home 128 2.2%
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 942 19.6%
 High School Graduate 3,104 64.6%
 Associate's degree 349 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 276 5.7%
 Master's degree 75 1.6%
 Professional school degree 12 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 49 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,325 73.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 617 19.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 210 6.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36541

ZIP Code 36541 is in the Mobile County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36541.

Grand Bay Middle School
12800 Cunningham Rd
Grand Bay, AL 36541
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mobile County School District
Cora Castlen Elementary
9960 School House Rd
Grand Bay, AL 36541
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mobile County School District
Breitling Elementary School
8350 Grand Bay Wilmer Rd Sout
Grand Bay, AL 36541
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mobile County School District
Jackson Creek Christian Academy
10431 Old Pascagoula Rd
Grand Bay, AL 36541
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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