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ZIP Code 36720

Primary City:Alberta, AL (View All Cities)
County: Wilcox County
Timezone: Central (9:28am)
Coordinates:32.2, -87.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36720

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36720. 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 36720. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36720, 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:
Alberta, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36720 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36720 is located in west 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 36720 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 extremely 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 36720 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 784
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 337
Median Home Value $52,800
Land Area 49.84 sq mi
Water Area 2.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 286
Median Household Income $15,093

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2728363619241617112224212977925
Female3144383520283021341830392191513414
Total58727471395246384540546050162222619

Gender

 Male 340 43%
 Female 444 57%
Gender

Race

 White 25 3.2%
 Black Or African American 758 96.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner327375059261810
Renter213111111332
Total540486170292112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 28%
 Single Guardian 120 42%
 Singles 80 28%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 168 59%
 Households with Kids 118 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8537477468571157115769
Female4461211451014311861011251162
Total12991915111214201116151715181310181211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36720 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36720 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 36720 real estate data, the median home value of $52,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36720 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36720 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36720 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 784 100%
 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 93 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 137 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 56 17%
 Households Vacant 51 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 10%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 47%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 29 54%
 3+ Bedroom 25 46%
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 $15,093 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36720 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36720 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. In 36720 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 26 6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 2%
 No Earnings 392 92%
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 26 6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 2%
 No Earnings 392 92%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 26 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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 percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 100 46%
 High School Graduate 97 44%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 22 10%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 136 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36720

ZIP Code 36720 is in the Wilcox County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36720.

Abc Elementary
3000 County Rd 29
Alberta, AL 36720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wilcox County School District

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