36608 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 36608 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateAlabama
CityMobile
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Geo Location30.68171, -88.29444
Population35268
Size162.017 square miles
Median Family Income$73532.00
Median Home Value$169200.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 36608 zip code. The total population is 35268, of which, 17100 are male and 18168 are female. With a total area of 162.017 square miles, the population density is 218.1 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 35 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
201135914
201237111
201337296
201437232
201537301
201636236
201735810
201835591
201935336
202036317
202135268

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 18055.1%
Age 5-919265.5%
Age 10-1423746.7%
Age 15-1924206.9%
Age 20-24352710
Age 25-2929718.4%
Age 30-3426097.4%
Age 35-3923286.6%
Age 40-442200 6.2%
Age 45-4919605.6%
Age 50-5421466.1%
Age 55-5918575.3%
Age 60-6418845.3%
Age 65-6916214.6%
Age 70-7415064.3%
Age 75-799002.6%
Age 80-845981.7%
Age 85 and over6361.8%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 5.5 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 1.9 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 1 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 1.3 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 1.2 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 40.8 %
  • Divorced: 11.1 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 2.7 %
  • Never Married: 39.6 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 36608 zip code is $73532. This is -0.1856 less than the national average. This income places 19.6% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $25539. 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 $10,000.00338
$10,000.00 – $14,999.00187
$15,000.00 – $24,999.00533
$25,000.00 – $34,999.00584
$35,000.00 – $49,999.00874
$50,000.00 – $74,999.001412
$75,000.00 – $99,999.00912
$100,000.00 – $149,999.001286
$150,000.00 – $199,999,00626
$200,000.00 +848

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201165191
201259854
201362390
201466587
201567703
201664105
201769238
201870125
201970183
202069882
202173532

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary10978
Self Employment1266
Social Security4421
Dividends, Interest, or Rental2137
Retirement2927
Other1346

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 31608
  • Families Uninsured: 3402
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 2927
  • No retirement income: 12207

Education

In the 36608 zip code, 92.1% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 40.3% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 31.5% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 68.5% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 36608 zip, there are an estimated 17452 people in the labor force, of which, 16800 are employed, and 570 are unemployed. There are a total of 82 people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 22.9 minutes. Of the total people that work, 1123 worked from home and 16569 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 39. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts7124
Services2426
Sales and Office4217
Construction and Maintenance:1085
Transportation and Material Moving1948





Housing

The median home value for the 36608 zip code is 169200. There is an estimated  15134 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $945 per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $999. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,000425
$50,000 – $99,0001172
$100,000 – $149,9991869
$150,000 – $199,9991010
$200,000 – $299,9991142
$300,000 – $499,9991289
$500,000 – $999,999837
$1,000,000+174

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later32
2010 – 2019889
2000 – 20091412
1980 – 19994133
1960 – 19796654
1940 – 19591869
1939 or earlier145

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 5.8 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $500221
$500 – $9993715
$1,000 – $1,4992440
$1,500 – $1,999329
$2,000 – $2,49991
$2,499 – $2,999
$3,000 + 44

Monthly Housing Costs ($)Number of Households
Less than 300683
300-4991122
500-7992809
800-9992776
1000-14994563
1500-19991305
2000-2499639
2500-2999231
3000+630

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%2369
20%-24.9%675
25%-29.9%515
30%-34.9%301
35+%1388



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None701
16426
25467
3+2540
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 35.2 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 1 %
  • Electricity: 63.4 %
  • Oil or Kerosene etc: 0 %
  • Coal or Coke: 0 %
  • All Other: 0.2 %

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