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ZIP Code 36784

Primary City:Thomasville, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (5:14pm)
Coordinates:31.9, -87.8
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36784

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36784. 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 36784. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36784, 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:
Thomasville, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36784 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36784 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 36784 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36784 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,754
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,640
Median Home Value $91,700
Land Area 270.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,084
Median Household Income $37,575

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2452432943161991661952172332662402302401601521016733
Female241259285305227201255273257305276286253203179133102117
Total486502579621426367450490490571516516493363331234169150

Gender

 Male 3,597 46%
 Female 4,157 54%
Gender

Race

 White 4,347 56.1%
 Black Or African American 3,274 42.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 45 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 24 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 43 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2619737847047938822864
Renter79191162149126814521
Total10538854061960546927385

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,454 47%
 Single Guardian 707 23%
 Singles 843 27%
 Singles With Roommate 80 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,005 65%
 Households with Kids 1,079 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4054484942505541556153675360626475724360
Female5541534455434461564465665951706561713857
Total95951019397939910211110511813311211113212913614381117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36784 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36784 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 36784 real estate data, the median home value of $91,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36784. Rentals in 36784 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36784 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,676 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 78 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 1,098 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,132 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 854 23%
 Households Vacant 556 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 152 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 27 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 163 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 176 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 4%
 1 Bedroom 115 16%
 2 Bedroom 272 38%
 3+ Bedroom 305 42%
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 $37,575 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36784 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 36784 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,057 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 829 14%
 No Earnings 3,234 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 2,057 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 829 14%
 No Earnings 3,234 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,453 93.7%
 Public transportation 16 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 105 4.0%
 Worked at Home 45 1.7%
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 604 25%
 High School Graduate 1,307 54%
 Associate's degree 214 9%
 Bachelor's degree 122 5%
 Master's degree 99 4%
 Professional school degree 73 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,309 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 271 16.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 110 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36784

ZIP Code 36784 is in the Thomasville City School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36784.

Thomasville Middle School
781 Gates Dr
Thomasville, AL 36784
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Thomasville City School District
Thomasville Elementary School
300 Quincy Ingram St
Thomasville, AL 36784
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thomasville City School District
Thomasville High School
777 Gates Dr
Thomasville, AL 36784
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Thomasville City School District

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