dcsimg

People

Total Population 1,863
Male Share of the Population 43.9%
Female Share of the Population 56.1%
Senior Citizens 24.9%
Employed Population 16+ 651
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 48.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $34,737
% Above Poverty Level 69.9%
% Below Poverty Level 30.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.4%
% Using Public Transportation 2%

Housing

People Living Alone 32.2%
Median Gross Rent $431
Median House Value $68,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 29.9%
US/American 0%
English 7.6%
Irish 8.9%

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

Florala Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 57 miles W of Dothan, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 221 miles SW of Atlanta, Georgia
County Covington
Standard Zip Codes 36442
Phone Area Codes 334
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.005
Longitude -86.328

Florala 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 CRESTVIEW BOB SIKES AP
Distance 19 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 62 F
Apr Temp 53 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 63.9 inches
Station DE FUNIAK SPRINGS
Distance 24.4 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 61 F
Apr Temp 52 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 53 to 80 F
Annual Precip 65.5 inches
Station NICEVILLE
Distance 34.2 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 61 F
Apr Temp 51 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 54 to 81 F
Annual Precip 69.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Florala, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Hacoda (36442)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Andalusia 9,058 $43,278
Kinston 563 $35,625
Lockhart 443 $43,646
Opp 6,665 $44,425
Samson 2,103 $27,837

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

Florala Public Libraries

Library
Florala Public Library
1214 FOURTH STREET
Florala, Alabama
(334) 858-3525

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Florala Hospitals

FLORALA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
24273 FIFTH AVENUE
(334) 858-3287
Emergency Service: Yes

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Ed.D. Educational Psychology and Technology
  • Child and Adolescent Psychology Certificate
  • M.A. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media for the 4th consecutive year.
  • Listed on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in 2013, for the sixth consecutive year
  • Links students to hundreds of training opportunities (beyond their traditional internships and practicum) at their many “partner agencies” in each of their local communities.
  • Accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WUSCUC).
Programs
  • Nursing (RN-BSN) - Bachelor's
  • Healthcare Administration - Bachelor's
  • Nursing - Master's

Experience the Rewards of Caring, With ECPI’s Medical Careers Institute, you can Earn Your Bachelor’s Degree in 2.5 Years or Your Associate’s Even Sooner through Our Year-Round Schedule!

 

What Are You Waiting For?

Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Business
  • Associate of Arts in Business
  • Master of Business Administration
  • For nearly a century, CIU has provided an enriching Christ-centered education
  • CIU is SACSCC and ABHE accredited to ensure students’ academic & spiritual growth
  • Students receive one-on-one attention from talented & experienced professors
  • 497 undergrads with an avg. class size of 20, for strong educational experiences
  • Many students receive financial aid if they are eligible
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration

WELCOME TO KAPLAN UNIVERSITY

Online Education That Fits Your Life

For 80 years, we’ve been preparing students for career success. We’ve led the wayso that our students can too.

Globally Renowned Purdue to Acquire Kaplan University

Purdue University, one of the nation's most respected universities, will acquire Kaplan University and create a new, nonprofit, public institution within the Purdue system. Pending regulatory approvals, this exciting transition is expected to take place later this year. This change will be seamless—during the transition, you will still be able to enroll at Kaplan University, earn a high-quality education, and meet your educational and career goals.

Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
  • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
  • Students work with industry-standard tools and technologies, allowing them to gain practical knowledge and real-world experience.
  • Join us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram to interact with our community, read about grad success, and see campus images.

Florala High Schools

FLORALA HIGH SCHOOL
22114 BEGONIA ST.
334-858-3765
A Title I School.
Serves 152 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.9

Study Online in Florala
Additional Resources
Info for Florala Government Officials


Are you an official in the Florala government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top