Mobile, AL 36608 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 36608: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mobile, AL 36608

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mobile County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.693, Longitude -88.194
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,493
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 16,082
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,635
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,447

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Mobile, AL 36608 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 37,114
Population in Households 35,697
Population in Familes 27,333
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,417
Population Density2 568
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $52,569
Average Household Income $81,319
Per Capita Income $33,243


Total Housing Units 16,235 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,720 (53.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,123 (37.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,392 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $179,638
Average Home Value $273,446


Total Households 14,843
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 8,988
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 0.58% 0.66%
Households 0.52% 0.73%
Families 0.3% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.29%

Mobile, AL 36608 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36608 to the other 613 ZIP Codes in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 12 98th
Population Density # 95 85th
Diversity Index # 104 83rd
Median Household Income # 120 81st
Per Capita Income # 56 91st

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