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ZIP Code 36783

Primary City:Thomaston, AL (View All Cities)
County: Marengo County
Timezone: Central (2:26pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.2, -87.6
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36783

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36783. 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 36783. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36783, 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:
Thomaston, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36783 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36783 is located in west Alabama and covers a slightly higher 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 36783 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36783 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 945
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 549
Median Home Value $93,600
Land Area 117.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 391
Median Household Income $38,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2328324112231816294930343926189109
Female293534292022323130422933332528101720
Total526366703245504759915967725146192729

Gender

 Male 446 47%
 Female 499 53%
Gender

Race

 White 436 46.1%
 Black Or African American 492 52.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.6%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner232477379502921
Renter01081210972
Total242558589593623

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 181 46%
 Single Guardian 80 20%
 Singles 121 31%
 Singles With Roommate 9 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 270 69%
 Households with Kids 121 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4472293687756710498105
Female661897586751174965632
Total1010810111681414141216131119101414137

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36783 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36783 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 36783 real estate data, the median home value of $93,600 is slightly less than average 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 36783. Rentals in 36783 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36783 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 945 100%
 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 147 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 186 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 58 11%
 Households Vacant 158 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 3.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 5 3.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 39.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 50.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 10%
 3+ Bedroom 36 90%
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 $38,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36783 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. 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, 36783 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 36783. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 217 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 90 14%
 No Earnings 345 53%
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 217 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 90 14%
 No Earnings 345 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 282 100%
 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 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 22 9%
 High School Graduate 190 79%
 Associate's degree 14 6%
 Bachelor's degree 7 3%
 Master's degree 6 3%
 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 51 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36783

ZIP Code 36783 is in the Marengo County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36783.

Amelia L. Johnson High School
Coates St
Thomaston, AL 36783
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Marengo County School District

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