35974 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 35974 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateAlabama
CityGeraldine
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Geo Location34.36351, -86.01169
Population1749
Size34.063 square miles
Median Family Income$60564.00
Median Home Value$158500.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 35974 zip code. The total population is 1749, of which, 910 are male and 839 are female. With a total area of 34.063 square miles, the population density is 51.2 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 34.8 years old. Below you’ll find additional information on the population and demographics of this zip code, including age distribution, race distribution, language spoken, and more.

YearPopulation
20111601
20121515
20131482
20141437
20151261
20161384
20171526
20181514
20191744
20201641
20211749

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 824.7%
Age 5-91367.8%
Age 10-141719.8%
Age 15-19864.9%
Age 20-24704
Age 25-2919711.3%
Age 30-341488.5%
Age 35-3921812.5%
Age 40-4462 3.5%
Age 45-49714.1%
Age 50-54492.8%
Age 55-591196.8%
Age 60-64814.6%
Age 65-69945.4%
Age 70-74603.4%
Age 75-79533%
Age 80-84331.9%
Age 85 and over191.1%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 0.3 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 0.3 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 0 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 0 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 0 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 60.5 %
  • Divorced: 12.2 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 1.2 %
  • Never Married: 18.5 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 35974 zip code is $60564. This is -0.2678 less than the national average. This income places 10.3% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $24650. Below you can find additional economic characteristics, including income bracket distribution, median income over time, retirement statistics, and more.

Annual Income Bracket ($)Number of Families in Bracket
Less than $10,000.005
$10,000.00 – $14,999.0032
$15,000.00 – $24,999.0022
$25,000.00 – $34,999.0049
$35,000.00 – $49,999.0081
$50,000.00 – $74,999.00121
$75,000.00 – $99,999.0042
$100,000.00 – $149,999.00143
$150,000.00 – $199,999,00
$200,000.00 +12

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201134141
201240500
201350339
201454309
201556008
201656190
201753000
201843750
201958682
202056330
202160564

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary501
Self Employment39
Social Security199
Dividends, Interest, or Rental64
Retirement98
Other24

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 1606
  • Families Uninsured: 143
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 98
  • No retirement income: 546

Education

In the 35974 zip code, 87.2% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 21.7% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 4% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 96% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 35974 zip, there are an estimated 911 people in the labor force, of which, 875 are employed, and 36 are unemployed. There are a total of – people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 26.6 minutes. Of the total people that work, 12 worked from home and 873 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 41.2. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts292
Services198
Sales and Office142
Construction and Maintenance:75
Transportation and Material Moving168





Housing

The median home value for the 35974 zip code is 158500. There is an estimated  644 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $634 per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $648. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,00012
$50,000 – $99,000121
$100,000 – $149,99968
$150,000 – $199,99986
$200,000 – $299,99955
$300,000 – $499,99986
$500,000 – $999,99915
$1,000,000+

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later
2010 – 201951
2000 – 2009176
1980 – 1999148
1960 – 1979181
1940 – 195967
1939 or earlier21

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 6.1 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $50056
$500 – $999132
$1,000 – $1,499
$1,500 – $1,999
$2,000 – $2,499
$2,499 – $2,999
$3,000 +

Monthly Housing Costs ($)Number of Households
Less than 30080
300-49997
500-799243
800-99944
1000-1499136
1500-199924
2000-24992
2500-2999
3000+5

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%217
20%-24.9%24
25%-29.9%6
30%-34.9%15
35+%10



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None34
1149
2290
3+171
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 16.8 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 13.2 %
  • Electricity: 68.3 %
  • Oil or Kerosene etc: 1.7 %
  • Coal or Coke: 0 %
  • All Other: 0 %

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All information sourced from official government sources including Census.gov, the IRS, and the Department of Education.