Zip Code 36609 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMobile
Zip Code StateAlabama
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mobile
Area Code251
Current Population:25846
Racial Majority:White 52.81%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 67.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$38164
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49080
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range49 - 171 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.66186600, -88.16248400

Zip Code 36609 Description

Zip Code 36609 is located in the state of Alabama in the Mobile metro area. Zip code 36609 is primarily located in Mobile County. The official US Postal Service name for 36609 is MOBILE, Alabama. Portions of zip code 36609 are contained within or border the city limits of Mobile, AL, . The area code for zip code 36609 is 251. 36609 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alabama.

The current unemployment level in 36609 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 36609 increased to 25846 from 23882 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 36609 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 36609 public schools is Black. 70.1% of students in 36609 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 12733 52.81% 13308 -4%
 Black Or African American 8677 35.99% 9832 -12%
 Hispanic 894 3.71% 1038 -14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.09% 90 -77%
 Asian 925 3.84% 1085 -15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 20 -100%
 Other Race 54 0% 54 -100%
 Two Or More Races 419 3.57% 419 +105%

Zip Code 36609 Race/Ethnicity

 White 20.5%
 Black Or African American 67.8%
 Hispanic 4.5%
 Asian 5.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 36609 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2584623882
Male Population45.90%
Female Population54.10%
Total Households11546
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38164
Income Under $50K Per Year61.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.10%
36609 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alabama District 1Bradley ByrneRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Alabama Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$149801
Average Real Estate Sale Price$116906
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.5%
Mobile, AL
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 36609 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)40434955637072726857484257
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647177848991918779706377
Avg Precip (In.)5.895.187.014.885.965.176.976.235.953.265.294.6666.45
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Mobile, AL
CBSA Type36609
CBSA Population410234
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours