Decatur, AL 35601

Population 33,794

Homefacts Zip Code Report

35601 is zip code located in Decatur, Alabama. The population is 33,794, making 35601 the largest zipcode in Decatur and the largest in Morgan County.

There are 16 public schools in 35601 with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Decatur is moderate, and there are 16 registered sex offenders residing in the zip code 35601. Unemployment in 35601 is moderate. Median house prices in 35601 is $165,950 and the median home sales price is $0.

Zip codes within Decatur include 35602 and 35603.

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 22.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 19.5%

Crime Rate

in [Decatur, AL] 42.89% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 282
  • Violent Crimes: 278
  • Robbery: 78
  • Burglary: 950
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

68.69% Lower than national avg.
  • 16 offenders in 35601
  • 4.73 offenders/10,000 residents

Property Reports

Median List Price $165,950
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Homes For Sale: 0
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

in [Decatur, AL] 156 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 7
  • Registered Polluters: 32
  • Superfunds: 11
  • Tanks & Spills: 106

Unemployment

Moderate 3.4%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Schools view all

16 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 16 K-12 public schools in 35601, AL and 1 private school. Homefacts rates 35601's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.
1 Private School

Decatur Heritage Christian Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

  • We're sorry! No colleges & universities found for 35601 in our database.

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Crime view details

16 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$165,950 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11.1%
  • Rented
    37.7%
  • Owned
    51.2%

37 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Decatur, AL issued 37 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Decatur, AL issued 39 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from AL 35601
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $460
  • 1 Bedroom: $540
  • 2 Bedrooms: $690
  • 3 Bedrooms: $900
  • 4 Bedrooms: $960

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Environmental Hazards

156 Environmental Hazards

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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (285/289)
    Decatur, AL has 98.62% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Decatur, AL is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Decatur, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 39.08°
  • February 43.5°
  • March 53.23°
  • April 60.6°
  • May 70.93°
  • June 78.51°
  • July 80.55°
  • August 78.74°
  • September 72.27°
  • October 60.48°
  • November 50°
  • December 44.15°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Decatur, AL

Earthquakes
Decatur, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Decatur, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Decatur, AL has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Decatur, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in 35601: $36,506

Unemployment

Unemployment in Decatur is 3.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.5% and 7.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 52.33%
White Collar - 47.67%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Mo Brooks

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

10 FCC Towers view all

1 Library view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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