Scottsboro, AL 35768 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 35768: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Scottsboro, AL 35768

Acceptable Alternative
Hytop, AL 35768

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 847
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,738
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 119
  • County: Jackson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.917, Longitude -86.088
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Scottsboro, AL 35768 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,766
Population in Households 11,401
Population in Familes 9,460
Population in Group Qrtrs 365
Population Density1 88
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 4,776
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 3,237
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,500 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,225 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,551 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 724 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $97,989
Average Home Value $130,798


Median Household Income $36,111
Average Household Income $48,016
Per Capita Income $20,131
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% 0.15%
Households 0.14% 0.1%
Families 0.0% 0.02%
Median Household Income   1.17%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Scottsboro, AL 35768 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 35768 to the other 616 ZIP Codes in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 151 76th
Population Density1 # 272 56th
Diversity Index2 # 416 33rd
Median Household Income # 387 37th
Per Capita Income # 341 45th

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