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ZIP Code 36587

Primary City:Wilmer, AL (View All Cities)
County: Mobile County
Timezone: Central (12:34pm)
Area code: 251 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.8, -88.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36587

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36587. 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 36587. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36587, 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:
Wilmer, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36587 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36587 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 36587 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36587 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,053
Population Density 99 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,522
Median Home Value $87,900
Land Area 121.93 sq mi
Water Area 3.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,104
Median Household Income $46,480

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4524685035153793553484364404654323613582261751016026
Female407469501481358363402427427441387374288250181846350
Total8599371,00499673771875086386790681973564647635618512376

Gender

 Male 6,100 51%
 Female 5,953 49%
Gender

Race

 White 11,148 92.5%
 Black Or African American 443 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 107 0.9%
 Asian 8 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 152 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 180 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7342770678671443819451
Renter721701821437950181
Total14559788892979348821252

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,445 60%
 Single Guardian 795 19%
 Singles 712 17%
 Singles With Roommate 152 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,292 56%
 Households with Kids 1,812 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male731099387789993102961091001009995104114113929288
Female8087818094961048491109901081058994106931088061
Total153196174167172195197186187218190208204184198220206200172149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36587 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36587 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 36587 real estate data, the median home value of $87,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36587 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36587 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36587 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,971 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 82 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,165 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,224 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 715 16%
 Households Vacant 418 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 100 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 72 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 29 4%
 2 Bedroom 229 34%
 3+ Bedroom 412 61%
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 $46,480 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36587 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 36587. 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 3,212 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,149 24%
 No Earnings 3,507 40%
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 3,212 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,149 24%
 No Earnings 3,507 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,184 97.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 0.3%
 Worked at Home 88 2.0%
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 867 24.7%
 High School Graduate 2,063 58.7%
 Associate's degree 206 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 354 10.1%
 Master's degree 24 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,231 82.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 240 8.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 220 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36587

ZIP Code 36587 is in the Mobile County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36587.

Tanner Williams Elementary School
13700 Tanner Williams Rd
Wilmer, AL 36587
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mobile County School District
Wilmer Elementary School
7456 Wilmergeorgetown Rd
Wilmer, AL 36587
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mobile County School District
J E Turner Elementary
8361 Lott Rd
Wilmer, AL 36587
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mobile County School District

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