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ZIP Code 36442

Primary City:Florala, AL (View All Cities)
County: Covington County
Timezone: Central (9:57pm)
Area code: 334 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.1, -86.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36442

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36442. 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 36442. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36442, 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:
Florala, AL
Unacceptable:
Hacoda

Stats and Demographics for the 36442 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36442 is located in south 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 36442 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36442 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,555
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,947
Median Home Value $75,700
Land Area 204.08 sq mi
Water Area 1.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,492
Median Household Income $29,646

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 511593208
5-9107120227
10-14121101222
15-1996104200
20-248781168
25-298796183
30-348593178
35-399988187
40-449979178
45-49123139262
50-54150145295
55-59130130260
60-64120137257
65-6994116210
70-748898186
75-797274146
80-84316293
85 Plus316495

Gender

 Male 1,735 49%
 Female 1,820 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,077 86.6%
 Black Or African American 363 10.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.5%
 Asian 12 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 69 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24203353
25-348980169
35-4410384187
45-5423471305
55-6425364317
65-7419158249
75-8412834162
85 Plus45550

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 694 47%
 Single Guardian 278 19%
 Singles 452 30%
 Singles With Roommate 68 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,060 71%
 Households with Kids 432 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1261945
2221436
3232245
4231942
5153752
6211940
7272148
8202242
9242145
10231538
11212344
12292049
13202646
14281745
15191736
16261945
17142236
18162440
19212243
20201939

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36442 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36442 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 36442 real estate data, the median home value of $75,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36442 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36442 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 36442 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,475 98%
 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 80 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 454 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 609 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 429 22%
 Households Vacant 455 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 13.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2.0%
 For Sale Only 28 6.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 4.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 111 24.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 223 49.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 66 16%
 2 Bedroom 158 38%
 3+ Bedroom 189 46%
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 $29,646 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36442 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. However, that is not the case in 36442. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,105 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 720 21%
 No Earnings 1,598 47%
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 1,105 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 720 21%
 No Earnings 1,598 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,425 87%
 Public transportation 34 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 6%
 Worked at Home 79 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 342 25%
 High School Graduate 854 62%
 Associate's degree 91 7%
 Bachelor's degree 80 6%
 Master's degree 17 1%
 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 648 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 75 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 199 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36442

ZIP Code 36442 is in the Covington County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36442.

Florala High School
22114 Begonia St
Florala, AL 36442
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Covington County School District

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