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ZIP Code 36602

Primary City:Mobile, AL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Industrial Area
County: Mobile County
Timezone: Central (1:26pm)
Area code: 251 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.71, -88.03
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36602. 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 36602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36602, 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:
Mobile, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36602 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 36602 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36602 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,057
Population Density 1,159 people per sq mi
Housing Units 697
Median Home Value $314,700
Land Area 0.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 540
Median Household Income $20,227

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15725345838436770788844262011111
Female711584241212217303834333127282321
Total22187137699596584100116122775747393422

Gender

 Male 618 58%
 Female 439 42%
Gender

Race

 White 589 55.7%
 Black Or African American 434 41.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.6%
 Asian 9 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2121832441773
Renter4378424262615918
Total45906074106786621

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 69 13%
 Single Guardian 37 7%
 Singles 389 72%
 Singles With Roommate 45 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 505 94%
 Households with Kids 35 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32262131000200012114
Female31011141403110220224
Total63273272403310232338

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36602 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 36602 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 36602 real estate data, the median home value of $314,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36602. Rentals in 36602 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 752 71%
 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 305 29%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 105 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 30 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 405 58%
 Households Vacant 157 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 82%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 12 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 108 29%
 1 Bedroom 215 58%
 2 Bedroom 26 7%
 3+ Bedroom 23 6%
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 $20,227 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36602 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. 36602 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36602 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 36602 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 158 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 90 15%
 No Earnings 352 59%
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 158 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 90 15%
 No Earnings 352 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 137 73%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 51 27%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 35 13%
 High School Graduate 105 39%
 Associate's degree 16 6%
 Bachelor's degree 77 29%
 Master's degree 24 9%
 Professional school degree 10 4%
 Doctorate degree 3 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11 41%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 59%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36602

ZIP Code 36602 is in the Mobile County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36602.

Mobile County Alternative School
504 Government St
Mobile, AL 36602
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mobile County School District

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