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ZIP Code 36736

Primary City:Dixons Mills, AL (View All Cities)
County: Marengo County
Timezone: Central (8:35am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.09, -87.77
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36736

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36736. 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 36736. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36736, 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:
Dixons Mills, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36736 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36736 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 36736 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults 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 36736 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,207
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 524
Median Home Value $54,800
Land Area 41.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 447
Median Household Income $28,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male38504555422122385037393629331810166
Female344455653438325739274339312721111411
Total72941001207659549589648275606039213017

Gender

 Male 585 48%
 Female 622 52%
Gender

Race

 White 290 24.0%
 Black Or African American 898 74.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1235837471603111
Renter56281014241
Total17411118485623512

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 183 41%
 Single Guardian 138 31%
 Singles 114 26%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 279 62%
 Households with Kids 168 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male68981286101451578108131017710
Female1313413961016109511201115121989
Total192113915171220301524121930192822361519

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36736 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36736 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 36736 real estate data, the median home value of $54,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36736 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36736 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36736 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,207 100%
 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 159 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 218 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 70 13%
 Households Vacant 77 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 9%
 3+ Bedroom 95 91%
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 $28,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36736 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36736 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. However, that is not the case in 36736. 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 325 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 240 17%
 No Earnings 864 60%
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 325 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 240 17%
 No Earnings 864 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 407 86%
 Public transportation 23 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 9%
 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 260 48%
 High School Graduate 245 45%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 42 8%
 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 286 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36736

ZIP Code 36736 is in the Marengo County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36736.

Marengo High School
212 Panther Ln
Dixons Mills, AL 36736
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Marengo County School District

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