Mobile, AL 36617 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 36617: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mobile, AL 36617

Acceptable Alternative
Prichard, AL 36617

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mobile County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.716, Longitude -88.088
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 254
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 5,251
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 458
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,793

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

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Mobile, AL 36617 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 13,371
Daytime Population: Workers 5,353
Daytime Population: Residents 9,577
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,930
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.12
Population in Households 13,162
Population in Familes 10,900
Population in Group Qrtrs 209
Population Density2 2,861
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $25,497
Average Household Income $34,957
Per Capita Income $13,794


Total Housing Units 6,263 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,088 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,075 (33.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,100 (17.6%)
Median Home Value $77,641
Average Home Value $97,733


Total Households 5,163
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 3,406
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 -0.6% -0.24%
Households -0.49% -0.17%
Families -0.78% -0.35%
Median Household Income   -0.17%
Per Capita Income   1.56%

Mobile, AL 36617 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 36617 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 # 131 79th
Population Density # 14 98th
Diversity Index # 609 1st
Median Household Income # 577 6th
Per Capita Income # 591 4th

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