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ZIP Code 36863

Primary City:Lanett, AL (View All Cities)
County: Chambers County
Timezone: Central (10:27am)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -85.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36863

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36863. 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 36863. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36863, 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:
Lanett, AL
Unacceptable:
La Nett

Stats and Demographics for the 36863 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36863 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 36863 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is 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 36863 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,672
Population Density 133 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,793
Median Home Value $80,600
Land Area 87.92 sq mi
Water Area 2.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,860
Median Household Income $30,786

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3343433973973173022813353973804244063803262191439352
Female341320378394331311334397354405456476462364222233178190
Total675663775791648613615732751785880882842690441376271242

Gender

 Male 5,526 47%
 Female 6,146 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,450 55.3%
 Black Or African American 4,901 42.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.3%
 Asian 22 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 106 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 153 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner47225466639795599363134
Renter1283033402732541619835
Total1755288069121,049760461169

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,947 40%
 Single Guardian 1,282 26%
 Singles 1,458 30%
 Singles With Roommate 173 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,389 70%
 Households with Kids 1,471 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7577686368536881737985758078867386767674
Female7267607364557456716773698287898374876178
Total147144128136132108142137144146158144162165175156160163137152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36863 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 36863 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 36863 real estate data, the median home value of $80,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36863 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36863 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36863 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,585 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 85 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,784 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,484 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,592 27%
 Households Vacant 933 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 366 39.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.5%
 For Sale Only 120 12.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 5.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 360 38.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 238 13%
 1 Bedroom 89 5%
 2 Bedroom 734 39%
 3+ Bedroom 800 43%
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 $30,786 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36863 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. More commuters in 36863 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,147 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,943 20%
 No Earnings 4,703 48%
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 3,147 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,943 20%
 No Earnings 4,703 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,136 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 1%
 Worked at Home 173 4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,078 29.7%
 High School Graduate 1,948 53.7%
 Associate's degree 155 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 326 9.0%
 Master's degree 101 2.8%
 Professional school degree 22 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,121 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 89 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 264 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36863

ZIP Code 36863 is in the Chambers County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36863.

Huguley Elementary School
3011 Phillips Rd
Lanett, AL 36863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambers County School District
Lanett Central Elementary School
200 South 8th Ave
Lanett, AL 36863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lanett City School District
Lanett Senior High School
1301 South 8th Ave
Lanett, AL 36863
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lanett City School District
Lanett Jr High School
1301 South 8th Ave
Lanett, AL 36863
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Lanett City School District
Springwood School
1814 Cherry Dr
Lanett, AL 36863
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Central Baptist Christian School
PO Box 640
Lanett, AL 36863
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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