36251 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 36251 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateAlabama
CityAshland
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Geo Location33.22982, -85.86642
Population5413
Size372.881 square miles
Median Family Income$56314.00
Median Home Value$114900.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 36251 zip code. The total population is 5413, of which, 2655 are male and 2758 are female. With a total area of 372.881 square miles, the population density is 11.8 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 41.4 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
20114918
20125013
20134909
20145015
20155164
20165195
20175222
20184895
20194400
20204755
20215413

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 1833.4%
Age 5-93085.7%
Age 10-144458.2%
Age 15-193175.9%
Age 20-244838.9
Age 25-292544.7%
Age 30-344909.1%
Age 35-391252.3%
Age 40-44412 7.6%
Age 45-493716.9%
Age 50-543947.3%
Age 55-593927.2%
Age 60-643225.9%
Age 65-691833.4%
Age 70-742715%
Age 75-792214.1%
Age 80-841412.6%
Age 85 and over1011.9%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 6.3 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 6.2 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 0.1 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 0 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 0 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 48.2 %
  • Divorced: 13.8 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 0.3 %
  • Never Married: 28.1 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 36251 zip code is $56314. This is -0.3564 less than the national average. This income places 19.2% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $15072. 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 $10,000.0075
$10,000.00 – $14,999.00107
$15,000.00 – $24,999.00107
$25,000.00 – $34,999.00115
$35,000.00 – $49,999.00202
$50,000.00 – $74,999.00256
$75,000.00 – $99,999.00142
$100,000.00 – $149,999.00235
$150,000.00 – $199,999,0045
$200,000.00 +42

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201143630
201239135
201342768
201439315
201536822
201637566
201741208
201842935
201945488
202052368
202156314

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary1346
Self Employment177
Social Security753
Dividends, Interest, or Rental189
Retirement365
Other158

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 4681
  • Families Uninsured: 613
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 365
  • No retirement income: 1670

Education

In the 36251 zip code, 80.6% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 11.1% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 5% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 95% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 36251 zip, there are an estimated 2542 people in the labor force, of which, 2432 are employed, and 110 are unemployed. There are a total of – people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 27.7 minutes. Of the total people that work, 134 worked from home and 2393 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 40.7. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts676
Services164
Sales and Office414
Construction and Maintenance:295
Transportation and Material Moving883





Housing

The median home value for the 36251 zip code is 114900. There is an estimated  2035 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $380 per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $403. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,000308
$50,000 – $99,000372
$100,000 – $149,999218
$150,000 – $199,999147
$200,000 – $299,999315
$300,000 – $499,999134
$500,000 – $999,99912
$1,000,000+9

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later
2010 – 201979
2000 – 2009226
1980 – 1999790
1960 – 1979557
1940 – 1959190
1939 or earlier193

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 5.7 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $500274
$500 – $999147
$1,000 – $1,4993
$1,500 – $1,999
$2,000 – $2,499
$2,499 – $2,999
$3,000 +

Monthly Housing Costs ($)Number of Households
Less than 300574
300-499599
500-799380
800-99998
1000-1499154
1500-199976
2000-249938
2500-299911
3000+9

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%382
20%-24.9%35
25%-29.9%47
30%-34.9%59
35+%47



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None200
1494
2677
3+664
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 28.6 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 15.4 %
  • Electricity: 43.5 %
  • Oil or Kerosene etc: 0 %
  • Coal or Coke: 0 %
  • All Other: 11.9 %

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