Huntsville, AL 35816 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 35816: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Huntsville, AL 35816

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 794
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,233
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,011
  • County: Madison County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.737, Longitude -86.625
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Huntsville, AL 35816 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,525
Daytime Population: Workers 9,186
Daytime Population: Residents 8,362
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,548
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.13
Population in Households 14,438
Population in Familes 8,745
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,087
Population Density2 2,915
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $27,015
Average Household Income $39,614
Per Capita Income $19,210


Total Housing Units 8,080 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,516 (18.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,572 (69.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 992 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $96,204
Average Home Value $113,358


Total Households 7,088
Average Household Size 2.04
Family Households 3,025
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.53% 0.69%
Households 0.61% 0.73%
Families 0.24% 0.52%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Huntsville, AL 35816 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 35816 to the other 614 ZIP Codes in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 103 83rd
Population Density # 12 98th
Diversity Index # 28 96th
Median Household Income # 566 8th
Per Capita Income # 444 28th

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