Catherine, AL 36728 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 36728: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Catherine, AL 36728

Acceptable Alternative
Prairie, AL 36728

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 8
  • Single Family Addresses: 261
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Wilcox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.202, Longitude -87.481
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Catherine, AL 36728 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 459
Population in Households 459
Population in Familes 388
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 173
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 117
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 213 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 141 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 32 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 (18.8%)
Median Home Value $47,000
Average Home Value $92,730


Median Household Income $21,163
Average Household Income $32,577
Per Capita Income $12,279
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.97% 0.17%
Households 1.06% 0.23%
Families 0.99% 0.17%
Median Household Income   0.09%
Per Capita Income   0.98%
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.

Catherine, AL 36728 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36728 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 # 576 7th
Population Density1 # 613 1st
Diversity Index2 # 406 34th
Median Household Income # 592 4th
Per Capita Income # 602 2nd

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