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ZIP Code 36804

Primary City:Opelika, AL (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Central (5:40am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.5, -85.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36804

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36804. 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 36804. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36804, 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:
Opelika, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36804 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36804 is located in east 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 36804 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36804 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,861
Population Density 87 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,968
Median Home Value $104,400
Land Area 193.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,271
Median Household Income $44,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5826466706714765315145365996736435254613562261445543
Female51854266061051657955961260268165557347932824315611681
Total1,1001,1881,3301,2819921,1101,0731,1481,2011,3541,2981,098940684469300171124

Gender

 Male 8,351 50%
 Female 8,510 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,739 69.6%
 Black Or African American 4,473 26.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.5%
 Asian 184 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 132 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 241 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1236319311,1851,04467627866
Renter134326319277153665012
Total2579571,2501,4621,19774232878

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,381 54%
 Single Guardian 1,344 21%
 Singles 1,288 21%
 Singles With Roommate 258 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,858 62%
 Households with Kids 2,413 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10410413113313413812513411514212114012314416413313412811293
Female97116951151069110212711614112712514312412611714210512092
Total201220226248240229227261231283248265266268290250276233232185

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36804 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36804 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 36804 real estate data, the median home value of $104,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36804 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36804 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36804 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,837 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,219 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,715 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,337 19%
 Households Vacant 697 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 196 28.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1.1%
 For Sale Only 120 17.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 4.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 60 8.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 282 40.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0.0%
 1 Bedroom 7 0.5%
 2 Bedroom 347 25.9%
 3+ Bedroom 987 73.6%
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 $44,938 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36804 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 36804 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 5,591 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,970 22%
 No Earnings 5,127 37%
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 5,591 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,970 22%
 No Earnings 5,127 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,420 94.5%
 Public transportation 56 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 108 1.4%
 Worked at Home 247 3.1%
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 989 16.6%
 High School Graduate 3,606 60.6%
 Associate's degree 323 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 600 10.1%
 Master's degree 315 5.3%
 Professional school degree 14 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 103 1.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,325 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 455 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 442 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36804

ZIP Code 36804 is in the Lee County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36804.

Sanford Middle School
1500 Lee Rd 11
Opelika, AL 36804
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lee County School District
Beauregard Elementary School
300 Lee Rd 431
Opelika, AL 36804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lee County School District
Dixie Elementary School
4914 Us Hwy 80 West
Opelika, AL 36804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Russell County School District
Beauregard High School
7343 Al Hwy 51
Opelika, AL 36804
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lee County School District

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