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ZIP Code 36869

Primary City:Phenix City, AL (View All Cities)
County: Russell County
Timezone: Central (12:42pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.4, -85.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36869

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36869. 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 36869. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36869, 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:
Phenix City, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36869 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36869 is located in east Alabama and covers a slightly less 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 36869 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36869 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,751
Population Density 251 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,372
Median Home Value $100,000
Land Area 74.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,208
Median Household Income $32,202

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7236337197236566796555705796686635614703412511767664
Female654597595648612684625670610696696628542401316241161168
Total1,3771,2301,3141,3711,2681,3631,2801,2401,1891,3641,3591,1891,012742567417237232

Gender

 Male 9,207 49%
 Female 9,544 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,567 45.7%
 Black Or African American 9,425 50.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 0.4%
 Asian 52 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 33 0.2%
 Other Race 254 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 350 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner115542736987987650350104
Renter24068055652136122711042
Total3551,2221,2921,5081,348877460146

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,958 41%
 Single Guardian 1,986 28%
 Singles 1,934 27%
 Singles With Roommate 330 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,638 64%
 Households with Kids 2,570 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male151140141149131121124115142157150136130146146161150140126128
Female132145134111114130114129110144120118102111123126141130128113
Total283285275260245251238244252301270254232257269287291270254241

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36869 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36869 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 36869 real estate data, the median home value of $100,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36869 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36869 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36869 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,338 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 291 1.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 121 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,018 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,453 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,737 33%
 Households Vacant 1,164 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 410 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 141 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 531 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 104 4%
 1 Bedroom 248 9%
 2 Bedroom 1,380 49%
 3+ Bedroom 1,088 39%
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 $32,202 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36869 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 36869 can expect to fall in that range. 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 5,709 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,946 20%
 No Earnings 6,280 42%
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 5,709 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,946 20%
 No Earnings 6,280 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,013 96.1%
 Public transportation 23 0.3%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 1.3%
 Worked at Home 160 2.2%
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. 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 1,243 21.9%
 High School Graduate 3,443 60.7%
 Associate's degree 494 8.7%
 Bachelor's degree 355 6.3%
 Master's degree 100 1.8%
 Professional school degree 41 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,157 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 261 6.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 488 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36869

ZIP Code 36869 is in the Phenix City School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36869.

Meadowlane Elementary School
709 Meadowlane Dr
Phenix City, AL 36869
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phenix City School District
Ridgecrest Elementary School
1806 8th Placeso
Phenix City, AL 36869
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phenix City School District
Ladonia Elementary School
9 Woodland Dr
Phenix City, AL 36869
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Russell County School District
South Girard School
521 Fontaine Rd
Phenix City, AL 36869
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Phenix City School District
Mother Mary School
318 Seale Rd Ste a
Phenix City, AL 36869
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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