Huntsville, AL 35824 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 35824: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Huntsville, AL 35824

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 175
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,592
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,666
  • County: Madison County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.621, Longitude -86.734
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Huntsville, AL 35824 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,739
Daytime Population: Workers 5,452
Daytime Population: Residents 3,223
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,675
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.12
Population in Households 7,739
Population in Familes 5,502
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 439
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $79,519
Average Household Income $99,308
Per Capita Income $47,273


Total Housing Units 3,955 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,511 (38.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,173 (54.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 271 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $241,369
Average Home Value $273,031


Total Households 3,684
Average Household Size 2.1
Family Households 1,930
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 3.36% 2.68%
Households 3.46% 2.65%
Families 2.96% 2.45%
Median Household Income   2.94%
Per Capita Income   3.19%

Huntsville, AL 35824 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 35824 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 # 222 64th
Population Density # 114 82nd
Diversity Index # 35 94th
Median Household Income # 19 97th
Per Capita Income # 9 99th

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