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ZIP Code 36545

Primary City:Jackson, AL (View All Cities)
County: Clarke County
Timezone: Central (6:34am)
Coordinates:31.5, -87.9
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36545

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36545. 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 36545. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36545, 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:
Jackson, AL
Acceptable:
Salipta, Walker Spgs, Walker Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 36545 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36545 is located in southwest Alabama and covers a 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 36545 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36545 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,941
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,767
Median Home Value $84,400
Land Area 397.60 sq mi
Water Area 9.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,939
Median Household Income $26,903

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3073243863772312472642743243603733252582261861377453
Female288365407360218269336348355356407350278251201161127138
Total595689793737449516600622679716780675536477387298201191

Gender

 Male 4,726 48%
 Female 5,215 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,963 49.9%
 Black Or African American 4,814 48.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.5%
 Asian 21 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 64 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37284534706596491311100
Renter74213175161123584927
Total111497709867719549360127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,941 49%
 Single Guardian 829 21%
 Singles 1,091 28%
 Singles With Roommate 78 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,528 64%
 Households with Kids 1,411 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6269526557686761716979857578807388845265
Female4955556461757576787083916796838866636037
Total111124107129118143142137149139162176142174163161154147112102

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36545 has a slightly higher 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 36545 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 36545 real estate data, the median home value of $84,400 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 36545. Rentals in 36545 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36545 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,858 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 77 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,496 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,563 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 880 18%
 Households Vacant 828 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 146 17.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2.3%
 For Sale Only 35 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 239 28.9%
 For Migrant Workers 6 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 353 42.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 95 10%
 2 Bedroom 355 36%
 3+ Bedroom 529 54%
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 $26,903 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36545 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, 36545 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 36545 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 2,884 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 987 12%
 No Earnings 4,039 51%
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 2,884 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 987 12%
 No Earnings 4,039 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,294 96.5%
 Public transportation 4 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 88 2.6%
 Worked at Home 28 0.8%
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 668 22.2%
 High School Graduate 1,702 56.6%
 Associate's degree 274 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 268 8.9%
 Master's degree 81 2.7%
 Professional school degree 14 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,952 84.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 77 3.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 287 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36545

ZIP Code 36545 is in the Clarke County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36545.

Jackson Middle School
235 College Ave
Jackson, AL 36545
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Clarke County School District
Joe M Gillmore Elementary School
133 Mayton Dr
Jackson, AL 36545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarke County School District
Jackson Intermediate School
2950 Hwy 43
Jackson, AL 36545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarke County School District
Jackson High School
321 Stanley Dr
Jackson, AL 36545
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clarke County School District
Jackson Academy
1954 Coffeeville Rd
Jackson, AL 36545
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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