Zip Code 36301 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDothan
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Houston
Secondary County: Geneva
Area Code334
Alternate Zip Code NamesREHOBETH
TAYLOR
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesGRIMES
HODGESVILLE
KELLY SPRINGS
Current Population:35759
Racial Majority:White 67.05%
Public School Racial Majority:White 54.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$37528
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48250
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range194 - 322 ft.
Area87 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.14528900, -85.40376800

Zip Code 36301 Description

Zip Code 36301 is located in the state of Alabama in the Dothan metro area. Zip code 36301 is primarily located in Houston County. Portions of 36301 are also located in Geneva County. The official US Postal Service name for 36301 is DOTHAN, Alabama. Portions of zip code 36301 are contained within or border the city limits of Dothan, AL, Rehobeth, AL, Taylor, AL, Malvern, AL, and Cowarts, AL. The area code for zip code 36301 is 334. 36301 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 36301 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 36301 increased to 35759 from 32295 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 36301 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 36301 public schools is White. 62.5% of students in 36301 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 24635 67.05% 23854 +3%
 Black Or African American 9930 27.03% 9747 +2%
 Hispanic 1220 3.32% 1251 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 96 0.26% 132 -27%
 Asian 282 0.77% 200 +41%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 16 -100%
 Other Race 34 0.13% 34 +35%
 Two Or More Races 525 1.44% 525 +1%

Zip Code 36301 Race/Ethnicity

 White 54.7%
 Black Or African American 38.7%
 Hispanic 4.4%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 36301 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3575932295
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households14494
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
62.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
70.0%
Median Household Income$37528
Income Under $50K Per Year62.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.00%
36301 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alabama District 2Martha RobyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Alabama Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$132855
Average Real Estate Sale Price$26000
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65f - Southern Pine Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 36301 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)37404752616770696553463954
Avg Max Temp (°F)59637178859092918779706277
Avg Precip (In.)6.055.036.183.954.084.996.024.434.162.864.174.2256.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Dothan, AL
CBSA Type36301
CBSA Population143936
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours