36540 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 36540 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateAlabama
CityGainestown
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Geo Location31.44549, -87.66859
Population863
Size114.182 square miles
Median Family Income$35179.00
Median Home Value$-.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 36540 zip code. The total population is 863, of which, 475 are male and 388 are female. With a total area of 114.182 square miles, the population density is 5.5 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 32.1 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
2011665
2012678
2013679
2014788
2015802
2016703
2017685
2018696
2019628
2020738
2021863

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 18421.3%
Age 5-9313.6%
Age 10-14485.6%
Age 15-19283.2%
Age 20-24202.3
Age 25-2912013.9%
Age 30-3470.8%
Age 35-39424.9%
Age 40-440.5%
Age 45-49799.2%
Age 50-54647.4%
Age 55-59394.5%
Age 60-64778.9%
Age 65-69131.5%
Age 70-74576.6%
Age 75-79404.6%
Age 80-84101.2%
Age 85 and over0%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 0 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 0 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 0 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 0 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 0 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 37 %
  • Divorced: 17 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 2.3 %
  • Never Married: 42.2 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 36540 zip code is $35179. This is -0.6344 less than the national average. This income places 28.9% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $N. 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 $10,000.00
$10,000.00 – $14,999.0014
$15,000.00 – $24,999.0034
$25,000.00 – $34,999.0021
$35,000.00 – $49,999.0028
$50,000.00 – $74,999.0029
$75,000.00 – $99,999.00
$100,000.00 – $149,999.00
$150,000.00 – $199,999,004
$200,000.00 +12

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201165577
201267339
201350536
201446667
201545066
201647292
201740313
2018
201934583
2020
202135179

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary113
Self Employment37
Social Security73
Dividends, Interest, or Rental28
Retirement20
Other9

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 707
  • Families Uninsured: 156
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 20
  • No retirement income: 237

Education

In the 36540 zip code, 68.5% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 0.9% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 0% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 100% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 36540 zip, there are an estimated 291 people in the labor force, of which, 194 are employed, and 97 are unemployed. There are a total of – people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 27.8 minutes. Of the total people that work, – worked from home and 194 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 40. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts35
Services90
Sales and Office12
Construction and Maintenance:18
Transportation and Material Moving39





Housing

The median home value for the 36540 zip code is -. There is an estimated  257 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $- per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $422. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,000118
$50,000 – $99,00026
$100,000 – $149,999
$150,000 – $199,99924
$200,000 – $299,99940
$300,000 – $499,999
$500,000 – $999,999
$1,000,000+

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later
2010 – 20194
2000 – 200928
1980 – 199992
1960 – 1979124
1940 – 19599
1939 or earlier

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 5.5 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $500
$500 – $9998
$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 30055
300-499109
500-79932
800-99915
1000-14995
1500-1999
2000-2499
2500-2999
3000+

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%4
20%-24.9%7
25%-29.9%1
30%-34.9%
35+%



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None87
166
271
3+33
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 19.8 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 42.8 %
  • Electricity: 35.4 %
  • Oil or Kerosene etc: 1.9 %
  • 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.