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35973 Zip Code (Broomtown, AL) Detailed Profile




Cities: Broomtown, AL (4.08%), Gaylesville, AL (0.30%), Cedar Bluff, AL (0.00%)
County: Cherokee County, AL
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 2,961
Zip code population in 2010: 2,870
Zip code population in 2000: 3,214

Houses and condos: 1,662
Renter-occupied apartments: 207
% of renters here:

17%
State:

32%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 35973: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 114.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.5 sq. mi.
Population density: 26 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 35973
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

0.4% ($355)
Alabama:

0.4% ($571)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $511 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $306 (0.4%)

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Males: 1,594  (53.8%)
Females: 1,367  (46.2%)

For population 25 years and over in 35973:

  • High school or higher: 74.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 35973:

  • Never married: 19.2%
  • Now married: 64.0%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

Zip code 35973 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 35973 (2017)
    • 2,79887.1%White
    • 341.1%Two or more races
    • 150.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 110.3%Black
    • 100.3%American Indian
    • 20.06%Asian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $86,748
35973:

$86,748
Alabama:

$141,300



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in 35973 zip code as of October 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 35973 is 420 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

43.3 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Alabama:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 35973, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $37,395 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$37,395
State:

$52,001

Salary/wage: $34,929 (reported on 80.8% of returns)
Here:

$34,929
State:

$43,822
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 68.2% for AGIs below $25k, 81.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 58.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $604 (reported on 23.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$604
Alabama:

$1,592
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,213 (reported on 8.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,213
State:

$5,697
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$1,767 (reported on 6.1% of returns)
Here:

+$1,767
State:

+$13,286

Profit/loss from business: +$5,983 (reported on 18.2% of returns)
Here:

+$5,983
State:

+$9,151
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.9% for AGIs below $25k, 3.4% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $12,457 (reported on 7.1% of returns)
35973:

$12,457
Alabama:

$14,992
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.8% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,706 (29% of AGI, reported on 17.2% of returns)
Here:

$17,706
State:

$21,388

Here:

29.5% of AGI
State:

20.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.9% for AGIs below $25k, 7.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $3,507 (reported on 14.1% of returns)
Here:

$3,507
State:

$5,925
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $3,600 (reported on 16.2% of returns)
35973:

$3,600
State:

$5,272
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,493 (reported on 30.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,493
State:

$2,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 78.8%
Here:

79%
State:

60%
(% for various income ranges: 76.1% for AGIs below $25k, 77.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 78.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 87.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 100.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 35973, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $30,531 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$30,531
State:

$42,302

Salary/wage: $29,826 (reported on 85.7% of returns)
Here:

$29,826
State:

$36,626
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 143.0% for AGIs below $10k, 78.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 87.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 89.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 77.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 50.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $865 (reported on 29.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$865
Alabama:

$1,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.9% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $660 (reported on 9.4% of returns)
Here:

$660
State:

$4,206
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$1,184 (reported on 7.1% of returns)
Here:

+$1,184
State:

+$13,031
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.9% for AGIs below $10k, 0.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,661 (reported on 16.8% of returns)
Here:

+$5,661
State:

+$8,302
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 22.9% for AGIs below $10k, 6.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, -0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,286 (reported on 1.3% of returns)
35973:

$3,286
Alabama:

$3,006

Total itemized deductions: $14,732 (26% of AGI, reported on 17.1% of returns)
Here:

$14,732
State:

$17,623

Here:

25.7% of AGI
State:

20.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,901 (5% of AGI, reported on 14.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,901
State:

$4,768

Here:

5.0% of AGI
State:

5.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,157 (reported on 71.3% of returns)
35973:

$3,157
State:

$6,905
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.9% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,645 (reported on 25.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,645
State:

$2,048

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 80.2%
Here:

80%
State:

65%
(% for various income ranges: 76.0% for AGIs below $10k, 78.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 76.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$32,848
Alabama:

$48,123
Broomtown, AL (35973) map Nearest zip codes: 35959, 30730, 35967, 35984, 35960, 30731.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

50.3%
Alabama:

47.3%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

2.7%
Alabama:

4.1%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 254
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 982


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 21 (20 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 558 (313 now married, 236 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 35973 with a mortgage: 257 (7 second mortgage, 17 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 785

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,064
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $325

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

24.4%
Whole state:

16.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

11.2%
Whole state:

9.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.7
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  • Notable locations in zip code 35973: Gaylesville Volunteer Fire Department (A), Broomtown - Rinehart Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 35973 include: New Prospect Church (A), Oak Bowery Methodist Church (B), Mount Zion Wesleyan Methodist Church (C), Pleasant Hill Church (D), Mount Bethel Missionary Baptist Church (E), Mill Creek Missionary Baptist Church (F), Fyffe Church (G), New Hope Church (H), Watson Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Mosely Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Cemetery (2), Smith Cemetery (3), Oak Bowery Cemetery (4), Mount Zion Cemetery (5), Mount Bethel Cemetery (6), Mill Creek Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mills Creek (A), Panther Creek (B), Mud Creek (C), Chattooga River (D), Dry Branch (E), Culstigh Creek (F), Alpine Creek (G), Brooks Branch (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 502010 to 2013
  • 3252000 to 2009
  • 3721990 to 1999
  • 2841980 to 1989
  • 2341970 to 1979
  • 1171960 to 1969
  • 821950 to 1959
  • 441940 to 1949
  • 1251939 or earlier

Zip code 35973 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Broomtown, AL (35973)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Broomtown, AL (35973)
  • 23no bedroom
  • 281 bedroom
  • 3112 bedrooms
  • 5143 bedrooms
  • 1354 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Broomtown, AL (35973)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Broomtown, AL (35973)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1342 bedrooms
  • 703 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Broomtown, AL (35973) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Broomtown, AL (35973) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 19no vehicle
  • 2301 vehicle
  • 4512 vehicles
  • 2393 vehicles
  • 574 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Broomtown, AL (35973) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Broomtown, AL (35973) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 11no vehicle
  • 771 vehicle
  • 892 vehicles
  • 313 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 35973 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 35973 household income distribution in 2017
  • 147Less than $10,000
  • 78$10,000 to $14,999
  • 124$15,000 to $19,999
  • 81$20,000 to $24,999
  • 123$25,000 to $29,999
  • 101$30,000 to $34,999
  • 104$35,000 to $39,999
  • 45$40,000 to $44,999
  • 77$45,000 to $49,999
  • 73$50,000 to $59,999
  • 89$60,000 to $74,999
  • 109$75,000 to $99,999
  • 41$100,000 to $124,999
  • 12$125,000 to $149,999
  • 9$150,000 to $199,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 35973

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 35973
  • 63Less than $10,000
  • 18$10,000 to $14,999
  • 19$15,000 to $19,999
  • 51$20,000 to $24,999
  • 31$25,000 to $29,999
  • 10$30,000 to $34,999
  • 14$35,000 to $39,999
  • 45$40,000 to $49,999
  • 44$50,000 to $59,999
  • 114$60,000 to $69,999
  • 45$70,000 to $79,999
  • 69$80,000 to $89,999
  • 37$90,000 to $99,999
  • 91$100,000 to $124,999
  • 23$125,000 to $149,999
  • 125$150,000 to $174,999
  • 58$175,000 to $199,999
  • 48$200,000 to $249,999
  • 50$250,000 to $299,999
  • 14$300,000 to $399,999
  • 6$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 35973

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 35973
  • 5$200 to $249
  • 42$300 to $349
  • 5$350 to $399
  • 9$400 to $449
  • 2$450 to $499
  • 6$500 to $549
  • 1$650 to $699
  • 36$900 to $999
  • 96No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $638.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $105,292

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $86,748
35973:

$86,748
Alabama:

$141,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $46,747 - $167,858

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $165,062
Here:

$165,062
State:

$197,224

Mobile homes: $19,959
Here:

$19,959
State:

$74,580
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 35973

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,092
  • One, attached: 6
  • Mobile homes: 547
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 12

Unemployment: 6.5%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 35973

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 35973
  • 90.4%964Drove a car alone
  • 8.6%92Carpooled
  • 0.6%6Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 35973

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 35973
  • 20Less than 5 minutes
  • 575 to 9 minutes
  • 3510 to 14 minutes
  • 7615 to 19 minutes
  • 15120 to 24 minutes
  • 12925 to 29 minutes
  • 34930 to 34 minutes
  • 1635 to 39 minutes
  • 8140 to 44 minutes
  • 8245 to 59 minutes
  • 5060 to 89 minutes
  • 890 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 47.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,961
  • In family households: 2,592 (409 male householders, 491 female householders)
    711 spouses, 733 children (690 natural, 1 adopted, 44 stepchildren), 55 grandchildren, 15 brothers or sisters, 27 parents, 10 other relatives, 72 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 364 (287 male householders (270 living alone)), 53 female householders (53 living alone)), 22 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 496 2-persons, 186 3-persons, 117 4-persons, 84 5-persons, 9 6-persons, 7 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 323 1-person, 11 3-persons

333 married couples with children.
187 single-parent households (39 men, 148 women).

99.5% of residents of 35973 zip code speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 0 (0.0%)
:

0.0%
Whole state:

3.5%
Most common first ancestries reported in 35973
  • 34%American
  • 8%English
  • 6%Irish
  • 5%Scotch-Irish
  • 2%German
  • 1%Polish
  • 1%Welsh

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • RICHARDSON FARMS (BOBBY AND CAROLYN in GAYLESVILLE, AL)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: NONCLASSIFIABLE ESTABLISHMENTS
  • ROBERT YOUNG CHERT PIT (WATERLOO FARMS in GAYLESVILLE, AL)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: CLAY, CERAMIC, AND REFRACTORY MINERALS
    Organizations: WATERLOO FARMS (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: ROBERT YOUNG DBA WATERLOO FARM, WATERLOO FARM ROBERT YOUNG PIT

Zip code 35973 marital status for males
Zip code 35973 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 8.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 8.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 49.1%Electricity
  • 38.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.6%Wood
  • 2.3%Utility gas

Population in 1990: 2,291. Population change in the 1990s: +923 (+40.3%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,333
  • Northeast: 19
  • Midwest: 93
  • South: 1,477
  • West: 35

66% of the 35973 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Alabama.

93% of the 35973 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 94% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Broomtown, AL (35973)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school):
Here:

0.0%
Alabama:

10.6%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 8
Here:

5.6%
Alabama:

11.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4
Here:

5.2%
Alabama:

12.0%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 56,694Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 55,610Business and financial operations occupations
  • 39,719Construction and extraction occupations
  • 38,625Management occupations
  • 33,742Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 33,166Education, training, and library occupations

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Construction: Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors (10-19 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Cemeteries and Crematories (1-4: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (1-4: 1)
  • Construction: Manufacturing (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 81 people in nursing homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 35973 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1868.6 years
James1873.1 years
John1476.1 years
William1474.1 years
George974.7 years
Charles863.5 years
Mary869.4 years
Ruby778.0 years
Fred677.6 years
Ethel685.3 years
Most common last names in zip code 35973 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Henderson1579.7 years
Ray1273.4 years
Lewis1082.3 years
Jones980.0 years
Mason974.7 years
Hartline871.0 years
Mobbs875.0 years
Mccullough776.9 years
Tucker775.0 years
Smith764.9 years
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