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ZIP Code 36756

Primary City:Marion, AL (View All Cities)
County: Perry County
Timezone: Central (10:36am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.7, -87.3
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36756

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36756. 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 36756. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36756, 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:
Marion, AL
Acceptable:
Sprott

Stats and Demographics for the 36756 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36756 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 36756 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 36756 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,165
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,671
Median Home Value $71,800
Land Area 414.20 sq mi
Water Area 3.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,202
Median Household Income $30,815

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male193166182394253145135137168148201168177138125985345
Female166188194310295168158163169181208205175173149109114114
Total359354376704548313293300337329409373352311274207167159

Gender

 Male 2,926 47%
 Female 3,239 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,470 40.1%
 Black Or African American 3,604 58.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.2%
 Asian 30 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 12 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 32 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1612221730035330618876
Renter4514111712584614011
Total6126333442543736722887

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 865 39%
 Single Guardian 605 27%
 Singles 659 30%
 Singles With Roommate 73 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,490 68%
 Households with Kids 712 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male334038403234204436303638433553423891170102
Female283131473433453739423834364438384371120114
Total6171698766676581757274727979918081162290216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36756 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36756 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 36756 real estate data, the median home value of $71,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36756 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36756 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36756 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,444 88.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 17 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 135 2.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 569 9.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 674 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 904 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 624 23%
 Households Vacant 469 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 25 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 109 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 254 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 132 25%
 1 Bedroom 12 2%
 2 Bedroom 116 22%
 3+ Bedroom 260 50%
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 $30,815 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36756 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, 36756 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. Most commuters in 36756 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,260 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,016 19%
 No Earnings 2,983 57%
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 1,260 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,016 19%
 No Earnings 2,983 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,548 92.1%
 Public transportation 7 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 117 7.0%
 Worked at Home 9 0.5%
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 446 25.5%
 High School Graduate 909 51.9%
 Associate's degree 186 10.6%
 Bachelor's degree 128 7.3%
 Master's degree 61 3.5%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 967 86.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 57 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36756

ZIP Code 36756 is in the Perry County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36756.

Head Start Perry Cty
-1
Marion, AL 36756
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Perry County School District
Albert Turner Sr Elementary School
901 Pegues Circle
Marion, AL 36756
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Perry County School District
Marion High School
Hwy 14 West
Marion, AL 36756
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Perry County School District
Marion Academy
1820 Prier Dr
Marion, AL 36756
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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