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ZIP Code 36271

Primary City:Ohatchee, AL (View All Cities)
County: Calhoun County
Timezone: Central (7:03am)
Area code: 256 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.8, -86.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36271

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36271. 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 36271. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36271, 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:
Ohatchee, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36271 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36271 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 36271 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36271 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,023
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,727
Median Home Value $93,100
Land Area 82.05 sq mi
Water Area 3.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,353
Median Household Income $46,861

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5174159333
5-9213183396
10-14260194454
15-19218199417
20-24157134291
25-29144163307
30-34186176362
35-39201196397
40-44225180405
45-49237276513
50-54239264503
55-59242237479
60-64204203407
65-69164138302
70-7411194205
75-797064134
80-84304070
85 Plus143448

Gender

 Male 3,089 51%
 Female 2,934 49%
Gender

Race

 White 5,588 92.8%
 Black Or African American 255 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.6%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.2%
 Other Race 28 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 97 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24293059
25-3419292284
35-44332100432
45-5445699555
55-6445654510
65-7430130331
75-8413512147
85 Plus30535

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,369 58%
 Single Guardian 368 16%
 Singles 528 22%
 Singles With Roommate 88 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,586 67%
 Households with Kids 767 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1283563
2412061
3414182
4304272
5383674
6354277
7513283
8453378
9444084
10593998
11503989
12514091
13563894
14443882
15424789
16334275
17423072
18543993
19474188
20423375

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36271 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36271 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 36271 real estate data, the median home value of $93,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36271 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36271 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36271 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,023 100%
 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 1,055 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 876 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 422 15%
 Households Vacant 374 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 36 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 143 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 1%
 2 Bedroom 74 26%
 3+ Bedroom 213 73%
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 $46,861 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36271 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. However, that is not the case in 36271. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,865 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 745 16%
 No Earnings 1,951 43%
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 1,865 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 745 16%
 No Earnings 1,951 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,098 96.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 0.8%
 Worked at Home 50 2.3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 383 20.1%
 High School Graduate 1,230 64.6%
 Associate's degree 129 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 117 6.1%
 Master's degree 30 1.6%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,031 78.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 170 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 106 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36271

ZIP Code 36271 is in the Calhoun County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36271.

Ohatchee Elementary School
365 J St
Ohatchee, AL 36271
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calhoun County School District
Ohatchee High School
100 Cherokee Trl
Ohatchee, AL 36271
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calhoun County School District

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