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ZIP Code 36761

Primary City:Minter, AL (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (9:29am)
Coordinates:32.1, -87.0
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 36761

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 36761. 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 36761. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 36761, 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:
Minter, AL
Unacceptable:
Farmersville

Stats and Demographics for the 36761 ZIP Code

ZIP code 36761 is located in central 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 36761 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 36761 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,161
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 632
Median Home Value $54,800
Land Area 257.45 sq mi
Water Area 1.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 439
Median Household Income $21,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5312859
5-9293665
10-146832100
15-1910047147
20-24214263
25-29202242
30-34191635
35-39143044
40-44193352
45-49445397
50-54404585
55-59433982
60-64374885
65-69323567
70-74232548
75-79142640
80-84111930
85 Plus41620

Gender

 Male 569 49%
 Female 592 51%
Gender

Race

 White 245 21.1%
 Black Or African American 897 77.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24707
25-34171027
35-4436642
45-5410410114
55-64831598
65-7467976
75-8450757
85 Plus14418

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 162 37%
 Single Guardian 128 29%
 Singles 144 33%
 Singles With Roommate 5 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 299 68%
 Households with Kids 140 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
112416
2268
36814
47411
55813
6628
7459
851015
991120
1013619
1171017
1217522
1313518
1418624
15221133
1629736
1719928
18201434
1910616
206713

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 36761 has a large 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 36761 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 36761 real estate data, the median home value of $54,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 36761 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 36761 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 36761 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,105 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 56 5%
 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 154 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 224 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 61 10%
 Households Vacant 193 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 2.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.0%
 For Sale Only 1 0.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 102 52.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 43.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 11%
 3+ Bedroom 68 89%
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 $21,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 36761 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 36761 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 261 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 177 21%
 No Earnings 420 49%
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 261 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 177 21%
 No Earnings 420 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 304 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 8%
 Worked at Home 9 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 52 16%
 High School Graduate 238 72%
 Associate's degree 16 5%
 Bachelor's degree 18 5%
 Master's degree 5 2%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 50 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 28%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes