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ZIP Code 36726

Primary City:Camden, AL (View All Cities)
County: Wilcox County
Timezone: Central (8:27am)
Coordinates:32.0, -87.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36726

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36726. 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 36726. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36726, 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:
Camden, AL
Unacceptable:
Millers Ferry

Stats and Demographics for the 36726 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36726 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 36726 are primarily black or African American. 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 parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36726 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,814
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,431
Median Home Value $80,900
Land Area 262.26 sq mi
Water Area 8.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,858
Median Household Income $24,309

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1641742112091071199311812615616718014110368583124
Female1401601851711281331361551431962041731601221051126379
Total30433439638023525222927326935237135330122517317094103

Gender

 Male 2,249 47%
 Female 2,565 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,552 32.2%
 Black Or African American 3,228 67.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 27 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1910419332533922914049
Renter18938410266364714
Total3719727742740526518763

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 705 38%
 Single Guardian 585 31%
 Singles 532 29%
 Singles With Roommate 36 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,184 64%
 Households with Kids 674 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3531332828293331534443364246384546433725
Female2729282631322930384230294242494433192628
Total6260615459616261918673658488878979626353

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36726 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36726 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 36726 real estate data, the median home value of $80,900 is low 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 36726. Rentals in 36726 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36726 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,708 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 38 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 690 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 708 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 460 19%
 Households Vacant 573 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 10.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 3.1%
 For Sale Only 30 5.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 5.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 253 44.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 184 32.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 2%
 1 Bedroom 72 12%
 2 Bedroom 226 39%
 3+ Bedroom 270 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 $24,309 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36726 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 36726 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 909 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 667 16%
 No Earnings 2,593 62%
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 909 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 667 16%
 No Earnings 2,593 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,192 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 4%
 Worked at Home 54 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. 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 299 22.6%
 High School Graduate 815 61.5%
 Associate's degree 43 3.2%
 Bachelor's degree 153 11.5%
 Master's degree 12 0.9%
 Professional school degree 3 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 895 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 217 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 192 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36726

ZIP Code 36726 is in the Wilcox County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36726.

Wilcox County Alternative School
30 Claiborne St
Camden, AL 36726
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Wilcox County School District
Je Hobbs Elementary School
30 Claiborne St
Camden, AL 36726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wilcox County School District
Wilcox Central High School
1310 T L Threadgill Rd
Camden, AL 36726
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wilcox County School District
Camden School of Arts & Tech
303 Broad St
Camden, AL 36726
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Wilcox County School District
Wilcox Academy
1 Earl St
Camden, AL 36726
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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