ZIP Code 36477 - Samson Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameSamson
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Geneva
Secondary County: Coffee
Area Code334
Current Population:4946
Racial Majority:White 82.49%
Public School Racial Majority:White 74.8%
Unemployment Rate:1.8%
Median Household Income$28007
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44400
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range121 - 345 ft.
Area159 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.09438300, -86.05775400

Map of ZIP Code 36477 Border

Zip Code 36477 Description

Zip Code 36477 is located in the state of Alabama in the Dothan metro area. Zip code 36477 is primarily located in Geneva County. Portions of 36477 are also located in Coffee County. The official US Postal Service name for 36477 is SAMSON, Alabama. Portions of zip code 36477 are contained within or border the city limits of Samson, AL, . The area code for zip code 36477 is 334. 36477 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 36477 is 1.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 36477 increased to 4946 from 4520 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 36477 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 36477 public schools is White. 76% of students in 36477 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3694 82.49% 4070 -9%
 Black Or African American 517 11.55% 468 +10%
 Hispanic 136 3.04% 239 -43%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.49% 70 -69%
 Asian 0 0% 19 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 74 2.43% 74 +47%

Zip Code 36477 Race/Ethnicity

 White 74.8%
 Black Or African American 12.7%
 Hispanic 9%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 36477 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population49464520
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households2034
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$28007
Income Under $50K Per Year78.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year16.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.10%
36477 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alabama District 2Martha RobyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$87222
Average Real Estate Sale Price$75770
Current Unemployment Level 1.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65f - Southern Pine Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 36477 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)37404652606770706553463954
Avg Max Temp (°F)59637177838991908678706277
Avg Precip (In.)5.715.046.654.234.365.256.484.754.712.994.444.4959.12
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Dothan, AL
CBSA Type36477
CBSA Population143936
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours