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People

Total Population 253
Male Share of the Population 41.5%
Female Share of the Population 58.5%
Senior Citizens 20.2%
Employed Population 16+ 138
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 46.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,250
% Above Poverty Level 86.2%
% Below Poverty Level 13.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 37.4%
Median Gross Rent $575
Median House Value $98,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.2%
US/American 0%
English 9.5%
Irish 11.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Anderson Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles NW of Decatur, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 89 miles S of Nashville, Tennessee
County Lauderdale
Metro Area Florence
Standard Zip Codes 35610
Phone Area Codes 256
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.928
Longitude -87.266

Anderson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ATHENS 2
Distance 18.4 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 48 F
Apr Temp 47 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 58.3 inches
Station PULASKI WATER PLANT
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 48 F
Apr Temp 46 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 73 F
Annual Precip 56.4 inches
Station MOULTON 2
Distance 30.8 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 51 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 58.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Courtland 592 $55,114
Elkmont 430 $61,964
Killen 1,177 $61,974
Lexington 667 $53,750
Rogersville 1,099 $49,375
Town Creek 998 $38,250

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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