Dothan, AL 36305 ZIP Code Profile

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Dothan, AL | Rehobeth, AL | Taylor, AL

ZIP Code 36305: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dothan, AL 36305

Acceptable Alternative
Taylor, AL 36305

Not Acceptable, USPS
Rehobeth, AL 36305

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Houston County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.222, Longitude -85.391
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 36305 has segments in 2 Counties (Geneva, Houston).

  • Businesses Addresses: 460
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 7,161
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,306
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,855

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Dothan, AL 36305 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,739
Daytime Population: Workers 3,197
Daytime Population: Residents 8,165
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,362
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 15,525
Population in Familes 12,955
Population in Group Qrtrs 214
Population Density2 458
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $66,748
Average Household Income $91,000
Per Capita Income $37,278


Total Housing Units 6,744 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,269 (63.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,134 (31.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 341 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $194,435
Average Home Value $250,135


Total Households 6,403
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 4,408
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 1.0% 0.79%
Households 1.01% 0.82%
Families 0.78% 0.66%
Median Household Income   2.77%
Per Capita Income   2.82%

Dothan, AL 36305 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36305 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 # 100 84th
Population Density # 110 82nd
Diversity Index # 352 43rd
Median Household Income # 35 94th
Per Capita Income # 28 96th

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