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ZIP Code 36919

Primary City:Silas, AL (View All Cities)
County: Choctaw County
Timezone: Central (11:23am)
Coordinates:31.8, -88.3
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36919

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36919. 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 36919. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36919, 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:
Silas, AL
Acceptable:
Bolinger
Unacceptable:
Bladon Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 36919 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36919 is located in west 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 36919 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 a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36919 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,143
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,098
Median Home Value $37,500
Land Area 161.30 sq mi
Water Area 2.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 850
Median Household Income $24,942

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male717788864845536272787567694840232519
Female5958100643553758176819365656840372522
Total130135188150839812814314815916813213411680605041

Gender

 Male 1,046 49%
 Female 1,097 51%
Gender

Race

 White 985 46.0%
 Black Or African American 1,148 53.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11841211521391137527
Renter5212627201595
Total161051471791591288432

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 433 51%
 Single Guardian 166 20%
 Singles 231 27%
 Singles With Roommate 20 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 554 65%
 Households with Kids 296 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1114162014171914131616132122162214221210
Female1414128713101315211714183013111612126
Total2528282821302927283733273952293330342416

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36919 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36919 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 36919 real estate data, the median home value of $37,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36919 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36919 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36919 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,143 100%
 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 236 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 486 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 128 12%
 Households Vacant 248 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 4.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 4 1.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 30.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 157 63.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 15 11.9%
 2 Bedroom 18 14.3%
 3+ Bedroom 92 73.0%
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 $24,942 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36919 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 36919 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. In 36919 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 366 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 346 22%
 No Earnings 878 55%
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 366 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 346 22%
 No Earnings 878 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 559 97.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 2.1%
 Worked at Home 3 0.5%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 187 30%
 High School Graduate 381 60%
 Associate's degree 14 2%
 Bachelor's degree 29 5%
 Master's degree 13 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 6 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 309 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 15.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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