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ZIP Code 36904

Primary City:Butler, AL (View All Cities)
County: Choctaw County
Timezone: Central (11:56pm)
Coordinates:32.1, -88.3
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36904

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36904. 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 36904. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36904, 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:
Butler, AL
Acceptable:
Lavaca
Unacceptable:
Riderwood

Stats and Demographics for the 36904 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36904 is located in west Alabama and covers a large 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 36904 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36904 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,098
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,064
Median Home Value $68,300
Land Area 226.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,763
Median Household Income $38,116

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13712612911510811210813093133163131120113106714626
Female10910911711410711199115116147175155165136113997272
Total24623524622921522320724520928033828628524921917011898

Gender

 Male 1,967 48%
 Female 2,131 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,554 62.3%
 Black Or African American 1,487 36.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1912017628628825715924
Renter4779707955533615
Total6619924636534331019539

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 774 44%
 Single Guardian 346 20%
 Singles 595 34%
 Singles With Roommate 48 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,284 73%
 Households with Kids 479 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2229302717312827232426312622272025261722
Female2318212824171727242123262423262319192721
Total4547515541484554474549575045534344454443

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36904 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 36904 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 36904 real estate data, the median home value of $68,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36904. Rentals in 36904 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36904 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,971 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 34 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 93 2%
 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 633 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 696 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 434 21%
 Households Vacant 301 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 16.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 23 7.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 20.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 50.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 95 20%
 2 Bedroom 201 43%
 3+ Bedroom 175 37%
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 $38,116 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36904 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 36904 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,083 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 562 17%
 No Earnings 1,594 49%
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 1,083 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 562 17%
 No Earnings 1,594 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,301 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 4%
 Worked at Home 37 3%
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 317 23%
 High School Graduate 756 54%
 Associate's degree 56 4%
 Bachelor's degree 207 15%
 Master's degree 24 2%
 Professional school degree 43 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 318 42%
 Enrolled in Private School 393 52%
 Not Enrolled in School 42 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36904

ZIP Code 36904 is in the Choctaw County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36904.

Choctaw County Elementary
201 Tom Orr Dr
Butler, AL 36904
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Choctaw County School District
Choctaw County High School
277 Tom Orr Dr
Butler, AL 36904
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Choctaw County School District
Tom Orr Career Tech Center
105 Tom Orr Dr
Butler, AL 36904
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Choctaw County School District
Patrician Academy
901 S Mulberry Ave
Butler, AL 36904
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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