Mobile, AL 36609 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 36609: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mobile, AL 36609

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mobile County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.646, Longitude -88.171
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 976
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 11,309
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,879
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,430

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

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Mobile, AL 36609 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 26,530
Daytime Population: Workers 16,785
Daytime Population: Residents 13,476
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 30,261
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.14
Population in Households 26,500
Population in Familes 19,212
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density2 3,740
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $42,589
Average Household Income $59,492
Per Capita Income $27,059


Total Housing Units 13,775 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,673 (33.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,384 (53.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,718 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $153,546
Average Home Value $177,611


Total Households 12,057
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 6,514
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 -0.02% 0.03%
Households 0.04% 0.09%
Families -0.29% -0.12%
Median Household Income   3.04%
Per Capita Income   2.71%

Mobile, AL 36609 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36609 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 # 33 95th
Population Density # 7 99th
Diversity Index # 19 97th
Median Household Income # 244 60th
Per Capita Income # 92 85th

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