Chunchula, AL 36521 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 36521: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chunchula, AL 36521

Not Acceptable, USPS
Fellowship, AL 36521
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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mobile County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.974, Longitude -88.127
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 39
  • PO Box Addresses: 182
  • Residential Addresses: 1,829
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,829

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Chunchula, AL 36521 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,120
Daytime Population: Workers 427
Daytime Population: Residents 3,535
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,962
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.65
Population in Households 6,120
Population in Familes 5,379
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 43
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $51,095
Average Household Income $60,167
Per Capita Income $21,953


Total Housing Units 2,453 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,875 (76.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 358 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 220 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $128,871
Average Home Value $158,720


Total Households 2,233
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 1,713
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 0.3% 0.29%
Households 0.39% 0.35%
Families 0.21% 0.23%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   2.92%

Chunchula, AL 36521 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36521 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 # 256 58th
Population Density # 374 39th
Diversity Index # 309 50th
Median Household Income # 131 79th
Per Capita Income # 278 55th

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