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ZIP Code 36701

Primary City:Selma, AL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Selma
County: Dallas County
Timezone: Central (3:38am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.5, -87.0
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36701

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36701. 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 36701. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36701, 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:
Selma, AL
Acceptable:
Valley Grande

Stats and Demographics for the 36701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36701 is located in central 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 36701 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36701 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,268
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,165
Median Home Value $85,300
Land Area 259.77 sq mi
Water Area 2.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,522
Median Household Income $32,136

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male893923885849662644548592641807846745660488387235186128
Female927803887897807811754803779954991870749606478369348316
Total1,8201,7261,7721,7461,4691,4551,3021,3951,4201,7611,8371,6151,4091,094865604534444

Gender

 Male 11,119 46%
 Female 13,149 54%
Gender

Race

 White 8,196 33.8%
 Black Or African American 15,686 64.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.2%
 Asian 118 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 27 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 183 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner684328531,4081,3651,011648230
Renter34083862467951029015967
Total4081,2701,4772,0871,8751,301807297

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,508 37%
 Single Guardian 2,890 30%
 Singles 2,829 30%
 Singles With Roommate 295 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,169 65%
 Households with Kids 3,353 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male194206166164185193179161205154184183176188151183187173155144
Female163203195176157155174123194190164178178177166188189185169158
Total357409361340342348353284399344348361354365317371376358324302

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36701 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 36701 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 36701 real estate data, the median home value of $85,300 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 36701. Rentals in 36701 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,783 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 157 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 328 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,468 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,547 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,507 31%
 Households Vacant 1,643 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 445 27.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 73 4.4%
 For Sale Only 161 9.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 145 8.8%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 776 47.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 570 18%
 1 Bedroom 234 7%
 2 Bedroom 1,029 33%
 3+ Bedroom 1,328 42%
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 $32,136 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36701 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36701 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. More commuters in 36701 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 5,723 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,673 21%
 No Earnings 8,361 47%
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 5,723 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,673 21%
 No Earnings 8,361 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,437 95.5%
 Public transportation 43 0.6%
 Taxicab 29 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 189 2.4%
 Worked at Home 91 1.2%
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. 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 1,244 18%
 High School Graduate 3,859 57%
 Associate's degree 482 7%
 Bachelor's degree 769 11%
 Master's degree 222 3%
 Professional school degree 127 2%
 Doctorate degree 56 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,506 75.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 666 14.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 445 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36701

ZIP Code 36701 is in the Selma City School District. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36701.

Phoenix School
501 Plant St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Selma City School District
Selma Middle Chat Academy
1701 Summerfield Rd
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Selma City School District
Child Count Only
300 Washington St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Selma City School District
Southside Primary School
3104 Old Montgomery Hwy
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas County School District
Valley Grande Elementary School
2765 Dallas County Rd 81
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas County School District
Bruce K Craig Elementary School
Building 108 Craig Ind Park
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas County School District
Sophia P Kingston Elementary School
2224 Selma Ave
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Selma City School District
Byrd Elementary School
625 Lapsley St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Selma City School District
Cedar Park Elementary School
1101 Woodrow Ave
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Selma City School District
Clark Elementary School
405 Lawrence St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Selma City School District
School of Discovery Genesis Center
400 Washington St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Selma City School District
Edgewood Elementary School
709 Highland Ave
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Selma City School District
Knox Elementary School
1002 Mabry St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Selma City School District
Meadowview Elementary School
1816 Orrville Rd
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Selma City School District
Payne Elementary School
1529 North Franklin St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Selma City School District
Southside High School
7975 Us Hwy 80 East
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas County School District
Tipton Middle School
2500 Tipton St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Dallas County School District
Dallas County Career Tech Center
1306 Roosevelt Ave
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas County School District
Selma High School
2180 Broad St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Selma City School District
Selma High School
2180 Broad St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Selma City School District
Meadowview Christian School
1512 Old Orrville Rd
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Mcrae Learning Center
2601 Marie Foster St
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tabernacle of Praise Christian Education
850 Woodrow Ave
Selma, AL 36701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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