Wedowee, AL 36278 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 36278: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wedowee, AL 36278

Not Acceptable, USPS
Corinth, AL 36278
Corinth, AL 36278
Haywood, AL 36278
Malone, AL 36278

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 229
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,182
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Randolph County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.325, Longitude -85.507
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wedowee, AL 36278 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,233
Daytime Population: Workers 1,360
Daytime Population: Residents 2,800
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,160
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 4,187
Population in Familes 3,528
Population in Group Qrtrs 46
Population Density2 33
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $31,605
Average Household Income $47,395
Per Capita Income $20,469


Total Housing Units 3,011 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,399 (46.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 413 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,199 (39.8%)
Median Home Value $106,884
Average Home Value $169,728


Total Households 1,812
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 1,274
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 0.03% 0.29%
Households 0.16% 0.36%
Families -0.03% 0.23%
Median Household Income   1.58%
Per Capita Income   1.69%

Wedowee, AL 36278 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36278 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 # 318 48th
Population Density # 407 34th
Diversity Index # 264 57th
Median Household Income # 510 17th
Per Capita Income # 375 39th

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