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ZIP Code 36256

Primary City:Daviston, AL (View All Cities)
County: Tallapoosa County
Timezone: Central (11:54pm)
Coordinates:33.0, -85.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36256

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36256. 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 36256. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36256, 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:
Daviston, AL
Acceptable:
New Site

Stats and Demographics for the 36256 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36256 is located in east 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 36256 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 36256 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,570
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 756
Median Home Value $74,900
Land Area 94.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 633
Median Household Income $35,473

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5434083
5-9474996
10-14424991
15-195852110
20-24414384
25-29433174
30-34324375
35-395153104
40-446068128
45-496971140
50-546361124
55-595455109
60-64444791
65-695650106
70-74183452
75-79143347
80-84151833
85 Plus41923

Gender

 Male 754 48%
 Female 816 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,347 85.8%
 Black Or African American 204 13.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24121123
25-34471461
35-448726113
45-5413117148
55-6411112123
65-74831295
75-8448755
85 Plus13215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 369 58%
 Single Guardian 94 15%
 Singles 153 24%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 435 69%
 Households with Kids 198 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1101222
26612
33710
412517
591221
68715
713720
89918
981422
1071522
1112517
1261420
136511
14111021
1510717
1691524
17151126
1816824
1981119
2041216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36256 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36256 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 36256 real estate data, the median home value of $74,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36256 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36256 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36256 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,570 100%
 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 275 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 257 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 101 13%
 Households Vacant 123 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 3 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 50 44%
 3+ Bedroom 64 56%
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 $35,473 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36256 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. In 36256 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 565 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 337 23%
 No Earnings 578 39%
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 565 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 337 23%
 No Earnings 578 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 752 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 1%
 Worked at Home 38 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 133 22%
 High School Graduate 399 65%
 Associate's degree 14 2%
 Bachelor's degree 50 8%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 302 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 48 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36256

ZIP Code 36256 is in the Tallapoosa County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36256.

Horseshoe Bend High School
10684 Hwy 22 East
New Site, AL 36256
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Tallapoosa County School District

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