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ZIP Code 36786

Primary City:Uniontown, AL (View All Cities)
County: Perry County
Timezone: Central (4:00am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.5, -87.5
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36786

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36786. 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 36786. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36786, 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:
Uniontown, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36786 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36786 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 36786 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 36786 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,365
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,520
Median Home Value $50,200
Land Area 137.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,305
Median Household Income $15,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male143142147147859589836810210697875038312114
Female12515611813312510812511091119148118897161483639
Total26829826528021020321419315922125421517612199795753

Gender

 Male 1,545 46%
 Female 1,820 54%
Gender

Race

 White 273 8.1%
 Black Or African American 3,078 91.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11711171871791217827
Renter55127799674462710
Total6619819628325316710537

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 326 25%
 Single Guardian 558 43%
 Singles 381 29%
 Singles With Roommate 40 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 806 62%
 Households with Kids 499 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3730222715362533333029272536362328362423
Female2633241630304019372123242228283827192136
Total6363464345666552705152514764646155554559

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36786 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36786 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 36786 real estate data, the median home value of $50,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36786 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36786 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36786 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,365 100%
 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 313 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 478 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 514 34%
 Households Vacant 215 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 108 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 136 24%
 1 Bedroom 68 12%
 2 Bedroom 118 21%
 3+ Bedroom 248 44%
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 $15,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36786 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. However, that is not the case in 36786. 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 524 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 373 16%
 No Earnings 1,410 61%
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 524 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 373 16%
 No Earnings 1,410 61%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 749 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 1%
 Worked at Home 19 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 341 40.9%
 High School Graduate 418 50.1%
 Associate's degree 1 0.1%
 Bachelor's degree 72 8.6%
 Master's degree 2 0.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 678 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 106 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36786

ZIP Code 36786 is in the Perry County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36786.

Uniontown Elementary School
Thomaston Rd
Uniontown, AL 36786
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Perry County School District
Robert C Hatch High School
Thomaston Rd
Uniontown, AL 36786
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Perry County School District

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