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ZIP Code 36420

Primary City:Andalusia, AL (View All Cities)
County: Covington County
Timezone: Central (4:59pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.2, -86.6
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36420. 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 36420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36420, 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:
Andalusia, AL
Acceptable:
Babbie, Carolina, Heath, Sanford
Unacceptable:
Dixie, Libertyville, Pleasant Home, Rome, Straughn

Stats and Demographics for the 36420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36420 is located in south Alabama and covers a large 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 36420 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36420 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,673
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,208
Median Home Value $85,300
Land Area 265.93 sq mi
Water Area 2.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,346
Median Household Income $36,213

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5347325672
5-9380336716
10-14350355705
15-19367356723
20-24306290596
25-29318330648
30-34283332615
35-39333336669
40-44291329620
45-49388383771
50-54361372733
55-59299377676
60-64290339629
65-69223295518
70-74165245410
75-79159229388
80-84104180284
85 Plus78222300

Gender

 Male 5,042 47%
 Female 5,631 53%
Gender

Race

 White 8,509 79.7%
 Black Or African American 1,807 16.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 0.5%
 Asian 79 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 52 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 168 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2448146194
25-34280300580
35-44426255681
45-54642212854
55-64605177782
65-74497118615
75-8436997466
85 Plus12747174

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,051 47%
 Single Guardian 851 20%
 Singles 1,243 29%
 Singles With Roommate 201 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,931 67%
 Households with Kids 1,415 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17961140
26570135
36762129
47667143
57166137
68175156
78963152
87163134
96869137
108084164
117068138
126260122
137763140
146180141
157371144
166863131
178280162
186761128
197781158
207559134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36420 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36420 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 36420 real estate data, the median home value of $85,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 36420. Rentals in 36420 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,510 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 143 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,630 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,364 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,352 26%
 Households Vacant 862 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 179 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 67 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 83 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 107 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 415 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 3%
 1 Bedroom 114 10%
 2 Bedroom 465 41%
 3+ Bedroom 512 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 $36,213 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 36420 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. More commuters in 36420 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,860 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,975 24%
 No Earnings 3,511 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 2,860 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,975 24%
 No Earnings 3,511 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,862 94.1%
 Public transportation 9 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 139 3.4%
 Worked at Home 77 1.9%
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 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 702 22%
 High School Graduate 1,762 55%
 Associate's degree 162 5%
 Bachelor's degree 319 10%
 Master's degree 131 4%
 Professional school degree 71 2%
 Doctorate degree 35 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,813 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 234 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 201 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36420

ZIP Code 36420 is in the Andalusia City School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36420.

Andalusia High School
701 Third St
Andalusia, AL 36420
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Andalusia City School District
Pleasant Home School
12548 Falco Rd
Andalusia, AL 36420
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Covington County School District
Andalusia Elementary School
1501 West Bypass
Andalusia, AL 36420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Andalusia City School District
Guardian Angel Christian Academy
1716 Stanley Ave
Andalusia, AL 36420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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