Fastest Commute ZIPs in Alabama

The Top 3

#1

36106 (Montgomery, AL)

Average Travel Time To Work of 14.2

#2

35816 (Huntsville, AL)

Average Travel Time To Work of 15.4

#3

35801 (Huntsville, AL)

Average Travel Time To Work of 15.6

About the Rankings

The Census Bureau has released the latest estimates from the American Community Survey data to estimate the average travel time to work. We have crunched the numbers and the rankings are in. See the ZIPs in Alabama with the lowest average travel time to work below, and the highest average travel time to work ZIPs. Only ZIP codes with a low margin of error are included.

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The Alabama average travel time to work from the latest estimates is 24.6 and has fallen 0.0%.

This year saw several big changes. 35801 (Huntsville, AL) rose from #4 to #3, 35205 (Birmingham, AL) fell from #3 to #4, 35630 (Florence, AL) rose from #7 to #6, 36303 (Dothan, AL) rose from #11 to #7, and 35802 (Huntsville, AL) fell from #6 to #8.

The Top 50

   #1
36106 (Montgomery, AL)
Previously 14.0
14.2
   #2
35816 (Huntsville, AL)
Previously 15.3
15.4
#3
35801 (Huntsville, AL)
Previously #4 at 16.1
15.6
#4
35205 (Birmingham, AL)
Previously #3 at 16.0
16.4
   #5
35805 (Huntsville, AL)
Previously 17.1
17.1
#6
35630 (Florence, AL)
Previously #7 at 17.4
17.4
#7
36303 (Dothan, AL)
Previously #11 at 18.0
17.8
#8
35802 (Huntsville, AL)
Previously #6 at 17.3
17.9
#9
35406 (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Previously unranked
18.0
   #10
35806 (Huntsville, AL)
Previously 17.7
18.2
#11
36801 (Opelika, AL)
Previously #18 at 19.3
18.2
#12
35209 (Birmingham, AL)
Previously #9 at 17.6
18.2
#13
35404 (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Previously #12 at 18.1
18.2
   #14
35810 (Huntsville, AL)
Previously 19.0
18.9
#15
36606 (Mobile, AL)
Previously #16 at 19.1
19.1
#16
35758 (Madison, AL)
Previously #20 at 19.3
19.6
#17
35601 (Decatur, AL)
Previously #26 at 20.4
19.6
#18
36117 (Montgomery, AL)
Previously #22 at 19.8
19.8
   #19
36330 (Enterprise, AL)
Previously 19.3
19.9
#20
35401 (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Previously #25 at 20.2
19.9
#21
36109 (Montgomery, AL)
Previously #15 at 19.0
19.9
#22
36701 (Selma, AL)
Previously #24 at 20.2
20.0
   #23
35950 (Albertville, AL)
Previously 19.9
20.1
#24
35211 (Birmingham, AL)
Previously #27 at 20.4
20.6
#25
36830 (Auburn, AL)
Previously #21 at 19.6
20.7
#26
36027 (Eufaula, AL)
Previously unranked at 20.7
20.8
#27
36863 (Lanett, AL)
Previously unranked at 22.5
20.8
#28
36867 (Phenix City, AL)
Previously #36 at 21.5
20.9
#29
35216 (Birmingham, AL)
Previously #30 at 20.6
21.0
#30
36301 (Dothan, AL)
Previously #38 at 21.6
21.0
#31
36604 (Mobile, AL)
Previously unranked at 20.5
21.1
#32
35901 (Gadsden, AL)
Previously #33 at 21.1
21.2
#33
35803 (Huntsville, AL)
Previously #31 at 20.7
21.2
#34
35811 (Huntsville, AL)
Previously #28 at 20.5
21.3
#35
36305 (Dothan, AL)
Previously #34 at 21.1
21.3
#36
35226 (Birmingham, AL)
Previously #41 at 21.9
21.4
#37
36037 (Greenville, AL)
Previously #39 at 21.6
21.5
#38
36609 (Mobile, AL)
Previously #40 at 21.6
21.6
#39
36116 (Montgomery, AL)
Previously #35 at 21.3
22.0
#40
35150 (Sylacauga, AL)
Previously unranked at 23.0
22.2
#41
36360 (Ozark, AL)
Previously #32 at 20.7
22.2
#42
36608 (Mobile, AL)
Previously #45 at 22.7
22.7
   #43
35405 (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Previously 22.4
22.7
#44
36203 (Oxford, AL)
Previously unranked
22.7
#45
35020 (Bessemer, AL)
Previously #44 at 22.6
23.3
#46
35244 (Birmingham, AL)
Previously #47 at 23.6
23.4
#47
35603 (Decatur, AL)
Previously unranked
23.7
#48
35757 (Madison, AL)
Previously unranked
24.4
   #49
35242 (Birmingham, AL)
Previously 24.3
24.6
   #50
36067 (Prattville, AL)
Previously 25.4
24.9
* The maximum margin of error for ranking is 3.0

The Bottom 50

#1
35079 (Hayden, AL)
Previously unranked
37.9
#2
35114 (Maylene, AL)
Previously #3 at 33.2
32.9
#3
35040 (Calera, AL)
Previously unranked
32.7
#4
35652 (Rogersville, AL)
Previously #1 at 33.5
32.0
#5
35126 (Pinson, AL)
Previously #6 at 31.2
32.0
#6
35062 (Dora, AL)
Previously unranked
31.9
#7
35147 (Sterrett, AL)
Previously #4 at 32.5
31.7
#8
36092 (Wetumpka, AL)
Previously #5 at 31.8
31.2
   #9
35080 (Helena, AL)
Previously 30.9
31.0
#10
35670 (Somerville, AL)
Previously unranked
30.9
#11
35576 (Millport, AL)
Previously unranked
30.5
#12
36022 (Deatsville, AL)
Previously #11 at 30.6
30.2
#13
35043 (Chelsea, AL)
Previously #7 at 31.2
30.2
#14
36861 (Jacksons Gap, AL)
Previously #10 at 30.7
30.1
#15
35645 (Killen, AL)
Previously #18 at 29.5
29.8
#16
35077 (Hanceville, AL)
Previously #24 at 28.7
29.7
#17
36016 (Clayton, AL)
Previously #14 at 30.0
29.5
#18
35007 (Alabaster, AL)
Previously #37 at 27.2
28.9
#19
35022 (Bessemer, AL)
Previously #22 at 28.8
28.9
#20
35023 (Bessemer, AL)
Previously #30 at 27.8
28.7
#21
35111 (Mc Calla, AL)
Previously #15 at 29.9
28.7
#22
35115 (Montevallo, AL)
Previously #29 at 27.8
28.0
#23
36567 (Robertsdale, AL)
Previously #34 at 27.4
27.9
#24
36526 (Daphne, AL)
Previously #32 at 27.6
27.9
#25
35173 (Trussville, AL)
Previously #26 at 28.3
27.7
#26
35504 (Jasper, AL)
Previously #20 at 29.2
27.4
#27
35215 (Birmingham, AL)
Previously #39 at 27.1
27.4
#28
36619 (Mobile, AL)
Previously #41 at 27.0
27.2
#29
36093 (Wetumpka, AL)
Previously #21 at 28.9
27.2
#30
36025 (Elmore, AL)
Previously #25 at 28.5
27.1
#31
36853 (Dadeville, AL)
Previously #43 at 26.8
27.0
#32
36870 (Phenix City, AL)
Previously #36 at 27.3
26.9
#33
36582 (Theodore, AL)
Previously #48 at 26.3
26.9
#34
35128 (Pell City, AL)
Previously unranked
26.8
#35
35235 (Birmingham, AL)
Previously #57 at 25.5
26.7
#36
36207 (Anniston, AL)
Previously #64 at 24.9
26.6
#37
36744 (Greensboro, AL)
Previously #28 at 28.1
26.6
#38
35124 (Pelham, AL)
Previously #49 at 26.2
26.6
#39
35016 (Arab, AL)
Previously #45 at 26.4
26.5
#40
35749 (Harvest, AL)
Previously #44 at 26.6
26.3
#41
35004 (Moody, AL)
Previously #35 at 27.4
26.3
#42
36877 (Smiths Station, AL)
Previously #33 at 27.5
26.3
#43
35618 (Courtland, AL)
Previously #52 at 26.0
26.2
#44
36312 (Ashford, AL)
Previously #46 at 26.4
26.1
#45
35613 (Athens, AL)
Previously #55 at 25.6
26.0
#46
36532 (Fairhope, AL)
Previously #51 at 26.0
26.0
#47
35772 (Stevenson, AL)
Previously unranked
25.9
#48
36695 (Mobile, AL)
Previously #54 at 25.9
25.8
#49
35960 (Centre, AL)
Previously #61 at 25.2
25.8
#50
35980 (Horton, AL)
Previously unranked
25.8
* The maximum margin of error for ranking is 10.0


Data from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-year estimates for 2017.

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