Chunchula, AL 36521 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Chunchula, AL 36521

Not Acceptable, USPS
Fellowship, AL 36521
Georgetown, AL 36521
Gulf Crest, AL 36521
Turnerville, AL 36521

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 41
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,787
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Mobile County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.974, Longitude -88.127
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Chunchula, AL 36521 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36521 to the other 605 ZIP Codes in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 284 53rd
Population Density1 # 376 38th
Diversity Index2 # 305 50th
Median Household Income # 170 72nd
Per Capita Income # 311 49th

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Chunchula, AL 36521 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 5,171
Population in Households 5,171
Population in Familes 4,567
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 41
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 1,908
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 1,475
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,106 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,623 (77.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 285 (13.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 198 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $121,765
Average Home Value $140,250


Median Household Income $43,436
Average Household Income $52,271
Per Capita Income $19,287
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.06% 0.05%
Households 0.22% 0.17%
Families 0.08% 0.09%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   2.03%
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.

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