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ZIP Code 36562

Primary City:Perdido, AL (View All Cities)
County: Baldwin County
Timezone: Central (9:52am)
Area code: 251 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.04, -87.66
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36562

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36562. 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 36562. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36562, 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:
Perdido, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 36562 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36562 is located in southwest 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 36562 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36562 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,596
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 638
Median Home Value $87,000
Land Area 44.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 579
Median Household Income $45,673

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5474895
5-96541106
10-147158129
15-196471135
20-24414889
25-29384583
30-344558103
35-395952111
40-44484391
45-496475139
50-547047117
55-59484997
60-64435194
65-69284472
70-74342559
75-79152540
80-8461016
85 Plus41620

Gender

 Male 790 49%
 Female 806 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,389 87.0%
 Black Or African American 140 8.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 2.6%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2411516
25-34562076
35-447921100
45-5411622138
55-6410413117
65-7472577
75-8438240
85 Plus12315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 340 59%
 Single Guardian 112 19%
 Singles 116 20%
 Singles With Roommate 11 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 362 63%
 Households with Kids 217 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
113821
291019
381018
461420
519423
6151025
79918
891019
913821
109716
1113720
12211435
13101828
14181230
15151429
16161935
17112233
18151025
197613
20131427

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36562 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 36562 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 36562 real estate data, the median home value of $87,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36562 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36562 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36562 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,565 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 31 2%
 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 216 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 272 43%
 Renter Occupied Households 91 14%
 Households Vacant 59 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 68%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 5%
 2 Bedroom 13 18%
 3+ Bedroom 57 77%
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 $45,673 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36562 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 36562. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 315 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 334 30%
 No Earnings 465 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 315 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 334 30%
 No Earnings 465 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 444 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 3%
 Worked at Home 13 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 90 22%
 High School Graduate 302 75%
 Associate's degree 13 3%
 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 295 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 36562

ZIP Code 36562 is in the Baldwin County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 36562.

Perdido Elementary School
23589 County Rd 47
Perdido, AL 36562
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Baldwin County School District

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