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ZIP Code 36916

Primary City:Pennington, AL (View All Cities)
County: Choctaw County
Timezone: Central (10:33am)
Coordinates:32.19, -88.08
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36916

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36916. 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 36916. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36916, 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:
Pennington, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36916 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36916 is located in west 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 36916 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36916 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 709
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 455
Median Home Value $47,500
Land Area 29.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 314
Median Household Income $41,944

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male181718311716191818353430222513665
Female14141425261610203441342412172312214
Total32313256433229385276685434423618279

Gender

 Male 348 49%
 Female 361 51%
Gender

Race

 White 249 35.1%
 Black Or African American 459 64.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51638654648297
Renter41210159721
Total92848805555318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 135 43%
 Single Guardian 71 23%
 Singles 97 31%
 Singles With Roommate 11 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 229 73%
 Households with Kids 85 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male143524254342454616324
Female24223423225232459524
Total3857584865947781125848

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36916 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36916 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 36916 real estate data, the median home value of $47,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36916 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36916 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36916 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 709 100%
 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 117 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 137 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 13%
 Households Vacant 141 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 4 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 25%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 19 31%
 3+ Bedroom 42 69%
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 $41,944 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36916 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36916 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 36916 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 145 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 55 9%
 No Earnings 383 66%
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 145 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 55 9%
 No Earnings 383 66%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 152 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 32 15%
 High School Graduate 123 59%
 Associate's degree 13 6%
 Bachelor's degree 37 18%
 Master's degree 2 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 56 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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