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36783 Zip Code (Thomaston, AL) Detailed Profile




City: Thomaston, AL (1.71%)
Counties: Marengo County, AL (99.60%), Wilcox County, AL (0.40%)
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 689
Zip code population in 2010: 945
Zip code population in 2000: 1,159

Houses and condos: 661
Renter-occupied apartments: 68
% of renters here:

19%
State:

31%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 36783: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 117.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 6 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 36783
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.4% ($284)
Alabama:

0.4% ($609)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $422 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $278 (0.4%)

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Males: 329  (47.8%)
Females: 360  (52.2%)

For population 25 years and over in 36783:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 36783:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

Zip code 36783 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 36783 (2019)
    • 49051.9%Black
    • 42344.8%White
    • 161.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 70.7%Two or more races
    • 60.6%American Indian
    • 30.3%Asian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $79,752
36783:

$79,752
Alabama:

$154,000
Median resident age:
This zip code:

49.6 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

1.9 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 36783, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $40,706 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$40,706
State:

$52,001

Salary/wage: $38,396 (reported on 75.8% of returns)
Here:

$38,396
State:

$43,822
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 71.7% for AGIs below $25k, 81.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 70.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 170.6% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $380 (reported on 30.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$380
Alabama:

$1,592
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,367 (reported on 9.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,367
State:

$5,697

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$9,933 (reported on 9.1% of returns)
Here:

+$9,933
State:

+$13,286

Profit/loss from business: +$3,850 (reported on 12.1% of returns)
Here:

+$3,850
State:

+$9,151

Total itemized deductions: $16,825 (25% of AGI, reported on 24.2% of returns)
Here:

$16,825
State:

$21,388

Here:

25.0% of AGI
State:

20.1% of AGI

Charity contributions: $4,538 (reported on 24.2% of returns)
Here:

$4,538
State:

$5,925

Taxes paid: $3,213 (reported on 24.2% of returns)
36783:

$3,213
State:

$5,272

Earned income credit: $2,420 (reported on 30.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,420
State:

$2,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.4% for AGIs below $25k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 63.6%
Here:

64%
State:

60%
(% for various income ranges: 60.0% for AGIs below $25k, 62.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 60.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 133.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 36783, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $35,088 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$35,088
State:

$42,302

Salary/wage: $31,972 (reported on 84.2% of returns)
Here:

$31,972
State:

$36,626
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 130.6% for AGIs below $10k, 76.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 85.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 46.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,022 (reported on 40.6% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,022
Alabama:

$1,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.2% for AGIs below $10k, 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,725 (reported on 11.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,725
State:

$4,206

Net capital gain/loss: +$1,400 (reported on 7.3% of returns)
Here:

+$1,400
State:

+$13,031

Total itemized deductions: $15,224 (25% of AGI, reported on 24.9% of returns)
Here:

$15,224
State:

$17,623

Here:

24.8% of AGI
State:

20.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 53.1% for AGIs below $10k, 13.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,077 (7% of AGI, reported on 22.8% of returns)
Here:

$4,077
State:

$4,768

Here:

6.5% of AGI
State:

5.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.2% for AGIs below $10k, 2.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,853 (reported on 61.7% of returns)
36783:

$4,853
State:

$6,905
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,134 (reported on 34.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,134
State:

$2,048

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 67.8%
Here:

68%
State:

65%
(% for various income ranges: 69.5% for AGIs below $10k, 68.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 66.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 72.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 56.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 70.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$27,786
Alabama:

$51,734
Thomaston, AL (36783) map Nearest zip codes: 36754, 36728, 36722, 36738, 36748, 36786.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

40.0%
Alabama:

46.0%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

0.3%
Alabama:

47.0%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 102
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 260


Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 206 (101 now married, 105 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 36783 with a mortgage: 112 (6 second mortgage, 1 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 189

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $895
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $297

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

17.2%
Whole state:

15.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

12.4%
Whole state:

8.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.5
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.7
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 36783: Camp Thomaston State Prison Camp (A), Camp Ground (B), Thomaston Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (C), Thomaston Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 36783 include: Saint James Church (A), Sardis Church (B), Saint John Church (C), First Methodist Church (D), Zion Campground Church (E), Zion Church (F), Bethel Hill Church (G), Cades Chapel (H), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Holt Cemetery (1), Cades Chapel Cemetery (2), Rivers Cemetery (3), Bethel Hill Cemetery (4), Mormons Cemetery (5), Glovers Cemetery (6), Sidney Chapel Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Prairie Lakes (A), Stallworths Shadow Lake (B), Prairie Lake Number One (C), Prairie Lake Number Two (D), Whitley Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Michigan Creek (A), Poplar Creek (B), Dry Creek (C), Groose Creek (D), Bokok Creek (E), Bennett Creek (F), Whites Branch (G), Turkeypen Creek (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Park in zip code 36783: Eagles Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 322014 or later
  • 202010 to 2013
  • 852000 to 2009
  • 1091990 to 1999
  • 761980 to 1989
  • 831970 to 1979
  • 521960 to 1969
  • 971950 to 1959
  • 481940 to 1949
  • 581939 or earlier

Zip code 36783 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Thomaston, AL (36783)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Thomaston, AL (36783)
  • 17no bedroom
  • 31 bedroom
  • 372 bedrooms
  • 1243 bedrooms
  • 1064 bedrooms
  • 105+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thomaston, AL (36783)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thomaston, AL (36783)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 312 bedrooms
  • 303 bedrooms
  • 64 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Thomaston, AL (36783) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Thomaston, AL (36783) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 45no vehicle
  • 811 vehicle
  • 732 vehicles
  • 483 vehicles
  • 384 vehicles
  • 125+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Thomaston, AL (36783) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Thomaston, AL (36783) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 31no vehicle
  • 231 vehicle
  • 82 vehicles
  • 53 vehicles
  • 14 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 36783 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 36783 household income distribution in 2019
  • 101Less than $10,000
  • 24$10,000 to $14,999
  • 19$15,000 to $19,999
  • 12$20,000 to $24,999
  • 19$25,000 to $29,999
  • 36$30,000 to $34,999
  • 8$35,000 to $39,999
  • 4$40,000 to $44,999
  • 2$45,000 to $49,999
  • 3$50,000 to $59,999
  • 12$60,000 to $74,999
  • 34$75,000 to $99,999
  • 28$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3$125,000 to $149,999
  • 51$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 36783

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 36783
  • 24Less than $10,000
  • 27$10,000 to $14,999
  • 5$15,000 to $19,999
  • 5$20,000 to $24,999
  • 7$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1$40,000 to $49,999
  • 37$50,000 to $59,999
  • 22$60,000 to $69,999
  • 11$70,000 to $79,999
  • 14$80,000 to $89,999
  • 1$90,000 to $99,999
  • 4$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2$125,000 to $149,999
  • 33$150,000 to $174,999
  • 28$175,000 to $199,999
  • 26$200,000 to $249,999
  • 2$250,000 to $299,999
  • 9$300,000 to $399,999
  • 28$750,000 to $999,999
  • 1$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 36783

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 36783
  • 27$200 to $249
  • 17$250 to $299
  • 1$900 to $999
  • 3$1,250 to $1,499
  • 14No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $470.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $114,190
  • Black or African American householders: $92,641

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $79,752
36783:

$79,752
Alabama:

$154,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $47,876 - $194,310

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $112,331
Here:

$112,331
State:

$209,799

Mobile homes: $24,471
Here:

$24,471
State:

$69,597
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 36783
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 452
  • One, attached: 1
  • 50 or more: 3
  • Mobile homes: 180
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 26

Unemployment: 2.8%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 36783

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 36783
  • 94.8%278Drove a car alone
  • 4.4%13Carpooled
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 36783

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 36783
  • 16Less than 5 minutes
  • 2910 to 14 minutes
  • 3915 to 19 minutes
  • 4720 to 24 minutes
  • 625 to 29 minutes
  • 3230 to 34 minutes
  • 1435 to 39 minutes
  • 1740 to 44 minutes
  • 3645 to 59 minutes
  • 3960 to 89 minutes
  • 1490 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 60.1%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 689
  • Male householders: 137 (58 living alone), Female householders: 230 (101 living alone)
  • 160 spouses (159 opposite-sex spouses), 2 unmarried partners, (2 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 103 children (97 natural, 6 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 28 grandchildren, 22 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 foster children, 9 other relatives, 2 non-relatives

Size of family households: 160 2-persons, 31 3-persons, 11 4-persons, 2 5-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 158 1-person, 3 2-persons

29 married couples with children.
5 single-parent households (4 men, 1 women).

98.2% of residents of 36783 zip code speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% well).

Foreign born population: 3 (0.5%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.5%
Whole state:

3.6%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 67%Honduras
Most common first ancestries reported in 36783
  • 5%American
  • 3%English
  • 2%Irish
  • 2%Welsh
  • 1%Scottish
  • 0%African
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 2Before 1990

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • AMELIA L JOHNSON HIGH SCHOOL (201 COATES AVE (P.O. BOX 67) in THOMASTON, AL)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-0010
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: MARENGO COUNTY (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • ALABAMA DEPT OF TRANSPRTN DIV 8 DISCT 2 (20541 RANGE STREET in THOMASTON, AL)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: AL DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • MARENGO MCP46 85 03 (MARENGO COUNTY COMMISSION in THOMASTON, AL)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: BRIDGE, TUNNEL, AND ELEVATED HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION
    Alternative names: MARENGO CO COMM MCP46 85 03

Zip code 36783 marital status for males
Zip code 36783 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 12.6%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 15.0%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 72.4%Electricity
  • 13.9%Utility gas
  • 10.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 1.7%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 1,527.

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

  • This state: 587
  • Northeast: 13
  • Midwest: 16
  • South: 64
  • West: 3

68% of the 36783 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 83% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Alabama.

98% of the 36783 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 90% moved from this county.

Year householders moved into unit in Thomaston, AL (36783)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4
Here:

20.2%
Alabama:

11.3%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 6
Here:

47.5%
Alabama:

13.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges:
Here:

0.0%
Alabama:

12.5%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 89,958Management occupations
  • 75,203Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 74,113Education, training, and library occupations
  • 50,257Office and administrative support occupations
  • 41,636Transportation occupations
  • 36,552Production occupations

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

  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (10-19 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries (1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Civic and Social Organizations (1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Child Day Care Services (1-4: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Solid Waste Collection (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

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 6
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2003 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of fire incidents - 31 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 36783 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (37.9%), and Structure Fires (34.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 36783
    • 3937.9%Outside Fires
    • 3534.0%Structure Fires
    • 2625.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 32.9%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 36783, Alabama

Most common first names in zip code 36783 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2072.0 years
John1775.8 years
Mary1378.9 years
Willie1276.3 years
William1181.0 years
Annie982.4 years
Carrie776.8 years
Robert676.2 years
Henry576.4 years
Sam587.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 36783 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Parker2078.3 years
Crocker1280.2 years
Jones1070.7 years
Harris1079.3 years
Shields1082.8 years
Cade968.1 years
Williams877.1 years
Glass876.0 years
Thrash781.7 years
Kennedy777.7 years
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