ZIP Code 35616 - Cherokee Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameCherokee
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Colbert
Area Code256 / 938
Current Population:4043
Racial Majority:White 84.44%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$34631
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47900
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range427 - 824 ft.
Area239 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.73766800, -88.01404900

Zip Code 35616 Profile

Zip Code 35616 is located in the state of Alabama in the Hunstsville metro area. Zip code 35616 is primarily located in Colbert County. The official US Postal Service name for 35616 is CHEROKEE, Alabama. Portions of zip code 35616 are contained within or border the city limits of Cherokee, AL, . The area code for zip code 35616 is 256. 35616 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 35616 is 3.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 35616 decreased to 4043 from 4711 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 35616 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 35616 public schools is White. 69.9% of students in 35616 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3507 84.44% 3404 +3%
 Black Or African American 467 11.24% 510 -8%
 Hispanic 98 2.36% 54 +81%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.22% 18 -50%
 Asian 42 1.01% 7 +500%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 49 0.72% 49 -39%

Zip Code 35616 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.3%
 Black Or African American 9.3%
 Hispanic 2.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 35616 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population40434711
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households1705
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
69.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$34631
Income Under $50K Per Year65.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.60%
35616 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alabama District 4Robert AderholtRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$208321
Average Real Estate Sale Price$111400
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 71g - Eastern Highland Rim
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 35616 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29323947566367655947383248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556473808790908475635372
Avg Precip (In.)5.234.686.34.955.734.584.463.184.153.415.215.7957.68
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL
CBSA Type35616
CBSA Population144243
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours