Lynn, Alabama

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Lynn, Alabama

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High Points

Lynn strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Alabama):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Lynn Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Lynn Affordability of Rents
Low Property Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Lynn Low Property Crime

Comparative Profile of Lynn, Alabama

Comparing Lynn to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Alabama (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 8 6
Age of the Population 7 8
Well-Paid Single Women 5 7
Senior Citizens 4 4
Male Share of the Population 3 5
Well-Paid Single Men 3 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 1
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 9
Average Household Size 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 3 5
Median Family Income 3 4
College Educated Adults 2 3
People Above Poverty 2 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 4 4
Walking and Biking to Work 3 4
Public Transportation Use 3 3
Working at Home 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 7
Affordability of Rents 10 9
Housing Recently Built 9 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 9
People Living Alone 6 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 10 10
Low Violent Crime 4 5

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Lynn Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 50 miles SW of Decatur, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 152 miles S of Nashville, Tennessee
County Winston
Standard Zip Codes 35575
Phone Area Codes 205
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.046
Longitude -87.549

Lynn Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13.8 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
Distance 29.5 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
Distance 34.1 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
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Lynn Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 597 100%
Male 279 46.7%
Female 318 53.3%
Under 18 132 22.1%
18+ 465 77.9%
65+ 83 13.9%
Median Age 39
Average Family Size 2.75
White 587 98.3%
African-American 1 0.2%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 6 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Lynn Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 719
Growth 122
Growth % 20.4%

Lynn Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 61.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.3%
German 5%
Irish 4.4%
English 3.3%
Dutch 1.9%
Scotch-Irish 1.9%
Scottish 1.7%
Italian 1.7%
French (except Basque) 1.4%
Russian 0.8%
Polish 0.6%
Swedish 0.6%
British 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Lynn 597 $32,955
Brilliant 762 $27,857
Carbon Hill 2,071 $25,556
Double Springs 1,003 $29,615
Eldridge 184 $35,313
Kansas 260 $24,167
Nauvoo 284 $29,167
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Lynn High Schools (2004)

Serves 175 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.7

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