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ZIP Code 35963

Primary City:Dawson, AL (View All Cities)
County: Dekalb County
Timezone: Central (7:18am)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.34, -85.93
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35963

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35963. 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 35963. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35963, 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:
Dawson, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35963 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35963 is located in northeast 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 35963 are primarily white. 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35963 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,704
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 762
Median Home Value $104,000
Land Area 27.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 661
Median Household Income $26,850

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5445599
5-96369132
10-146456120
15-195459113
20-24514192
25-29413980
30-345358111
35-397251123
40-446076136
45-496553118
50-546373136
55-596052112
60-646047107
65-69433275
70-74273764
75-79202343
80-84141428
85 Plus21315

Gender

 Male 856 50%
 Female 848 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,488 87.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 3.6%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 102 6.0%
 Two Or More Races 49 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101020
25-34582583
35-4411529144
45-5411619135
55-649921120
65-7482991
75-8446854
85 Plus13114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 376 57%
 Single Guardian 101 15%
 Singles 163 25%
 Singles With Roommate 21 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 418 63%
 Households with Kids 243 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
171017
2111223
351722
49817
5101525
6161935
7121325
810717
9151530
10111526
1116521
1261319
13121123
14191231
15111223
16131124
17191029
1871118
1941519
2013821

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35963 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35963 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 35963 real estate data, the median home value of $104,000 is slightly less than average 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 35963. Rentals in 35963 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35963 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,704 100%
 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 266 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 273 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 122 16%
 Households Vacant 101 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 11 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 91 55%
 3+ Bedroom 73 45%
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 $26,850 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35963 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 35963 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 35963 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 461 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 254 21%
 No Earnings 515 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 461 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 254 21%
 No Earnings 515 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 626 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 68 10%
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 279 50%
 High School Graduate 219 40%
 Associate's degree 56 10%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 312 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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