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ZIP Code 36785

Primary City:Tyler, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (11:46am)
Coordinates:32.3, -86.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36785

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36785. 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 36785. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36785, 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:
Tyler, AL
Acceptable:
Benton

Stats and Demographics for the 36785 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36785 is located in central 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 36785 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36785 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,165
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 561
Median Home Value $69,400
Land Area 126.34 sq mi
Water Area 1.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 467
Median Household Income $36,364

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male373331393331293116454335483322761
Female54383453344246303956414951251816910
Total9171659267737561551018484995840231511

Gender

 Male 520 45%
 Female 645 55%
Gender

Race

 White 303 26.0%
 Black Or African American 847 72.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.4%
 Other Race 3 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner63856929459265
Renter328121417863
Total9666810611167328

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 186 40%
 Single Guardian 155 33%
 Singles 117 25%
 Singles With Roommate 9 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 310 66%
 Households with Kids 157 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male67845538121988518610148
Female7151112747128986921578131012
Total13221916129102020101714177331318141420

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36785 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36785 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 36785 real estate data, the median home value of $69,400 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 36785. Rentals in 36785 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36785 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,165 100%
 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 188 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 188 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 91 16%
 Households Vacant 94 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 19%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 18%
 1 Bedroom 17 13%
 2 Bedroom 9 7%
 3+ Bedroom 77 61%
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 $36,364 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36785 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 36785 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 36785 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 473 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 204 17%
 No Earnings 532 44%
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 473 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 204 17%
 No Earnings 532 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 468 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 1%
 Worked at Home 61 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 67 14%
 High School Graduate 288 61%
 Associate's degree 37 8%
 Bachelor's degree 70 15%
 Master's degree 13 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 332 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 114 25%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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