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ZIP Code 36744

Primary City:Greensboro, AL (View All Cities)
County: Hale County
Timezone: Central (4:40am)
Coordinates:32.7, -87.6
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36744

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36744. 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 36744. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36744, 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:
Greensboro, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36744 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36744 is located in west 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 36744 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36744 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,419
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,506
Median Home Value $75,400
Land Area 229.00 sq mi
Water Area 3.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,926
Median Household Income $28,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male208218291316233205192180202269260260212155111726142
Female236225324289228205213226224310286280224171155113102121
Total444443615605461410405406426579546540436326266185163163

Gender

 Male 3,487 47%
 Female 3,932 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,341 31.6%
 Black Or African American 5,001 67.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 25 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 43 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3318830951146131919478
Renter88164135165130675529
Total121352444676591386249107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,051 36%
 Single Guardian 891 30%
 Singles 910 31%
 Singles With Roommate 74 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,910 65%
 Households with Kids 1,016 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4243363553384043444972595358685476803847
Female4447445438454848465873575977596256476543
Total86908089918388919010714511611213512711613212710390

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36744 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 36744 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 36744 real estate data, the median home value of $75,400 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 36744. Rentals in 36744 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36744 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,166 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 167 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 86 1%
 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 1,021 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,072 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 833 24%
 Households Vacant 580 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 8.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 14 2.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 161 27.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 344 59.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 0.4%
 1 Bedroom 63 7.9%
 2 Bedroom 336 41.9%
 3+ Bedroom 400 49.9%
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 $28,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36744 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, 36744 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 36744 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,581 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,338 23%
 No Earnings 2,842 49%
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 1,581 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,338 23%
 No Earnings 2,842 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,162 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 180 8%
 Worked at Home 32 1%
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 618 26%
 High School Graduate 1,486 62%
 Associate's degree 62 3%
 Bachelor's degree 195 8%
 Master's degree 40 2%
 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 1,161 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 121 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 74 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36744

ZIP Code 36744 is in the Hale County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36744.

Greensboro Middle School
P O Drawer 167
Greensboro, AL 36744
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hale County School District
Greensboro Elementary School
P O Drawer 40
Greensboro, AL 36744
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hale County School District
Hale County Tech Center
19875 Alabama Hwy 69 North
Greensboro, AL 36744
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hale County School District
Greensboro High School
P O Drawer 460
Greensboro, AL 36744
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hale County School District
Southern Academy
407 College St
Greensboro, AL 36744
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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