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People

Total Population 1,296
Male Share of the Population 52.2%
Female Share of the Population 47.8%
Senior Citizens 17.4%
Employed Population 16+ 478
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 53.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $42,000
% Above Poverty Level 74.7%
% Below Poverty Level 25.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 6.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25%
Median Gross Rent $482
Median House Value $76,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.1%
US/American 0%
English 9%
Irish 6.4%

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

Bear Creek Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 46 miles SW of Decatur, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 140 miles S of Nashville, Tennessee
County Marion
Standard Zip Codes 35543
Phone Area Codes 205
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.274
Longitude -87.7

Bear Creek 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 HALEYVILLE
Distance 4.8 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 49 F
Apr Temp 48 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 49 to 73 F
Annual Precip 62.5 inches
Station RUSSELLVILLE NO 2
Distance 16.8 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 50 F
Apr Temp 44 to 72 F
Jul Temp 66 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 74 F
Annual Precip 57.2 inches
Station FAYETTE
Distance 41.4 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 47 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 47 to 76 F
Annual Precip 58.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Brilliant 908 $40,833
Hackleburg 1,444 $39,808
Haleyville 4,068 $34,063
Hodges 308 $64,375
Phil Campbell 1,149 $31,484
Russellville 9,824 $38,457

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

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Bear Creek High Schools

PHILLIPS HIGH SCHOOL
142 SCHOOL AVENUE
205-486-3737
Serves 235 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.1

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