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ZIP Code 36553

Primary City:Mc Intosh, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (3:37am)
Coordinates:31.3, -88.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36553. 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 36553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36553, 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:
Mc Intosh, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36553 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 36553 are primarily black or African American. 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36553 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,575
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,596
Median Home Value $103,800
Land Area 110.24 sq mi
Water Area 1.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,304
Median Household Income $37,939

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1271361491471161267792108137101109111674532189
Female147141150136116140931191341261301251017655362419
Total274277299283232266170211242263231234212143100684228

Gender

 Male 1,707 48%
 Female 1,868 52%
Gender

Race

 White 930 26.0%
 Black Or African American 1,288 36.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,251 35.0%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.2%
 Other Race 13 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 80 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner341421982462491507518
Renter184133403612111
Total521832312862851628619

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 663 51%
 Single Guardian 297 23%
 Singles 311 24%
 Singles With Roommate 33 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 757 58%
 Households with Kids 547 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2829192323253024342732293427252837372022
Female2331342836252522332540273028303030262020
Total5160535159505546675272566455555867634042

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36553 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36553 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 36553 real estate data, the median home value of $103,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36553. Rentals in 36553 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,575 100%
 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 425 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 687 43%
 Renter Occupied Households 192 12%
 Households Vacant 292 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 66 22.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 13 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 4.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 18.8%
 For Migrant Workers 8 2.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 135 46.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 60 26%
 3+ Bedroom 167 74%
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 $37,939 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36553 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. 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 36553. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 587 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 684 27%
 No Earnings 1,243 49%
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 587 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 684 27%
 No Earnings 1,243 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 826 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 2%
 Worked at Home 39 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 327 31.9%
 High School Graduate 627 61.2%
 Associate's degree 51 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 10 1.0%
 Master's degree 4 0.4%
 Professional school degree 3 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 753 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 58 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36553

ZIP Code 36553 is in the Washington County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36553.

Mcintosh High School
Hwy 43
Mcintosh, AL 36553
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Washington County School District
Mcintosh Elementary School
Hwy 43
Mcintosh, AL 36553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington County School District

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