Odenville, Alabama

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Odenville, Alabama

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Odenville Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 8% Odenville Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 15% Odenville People in Middle Class or Better
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 19% Odenville Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Odenville, Alabama

Comparing Odenville 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
Racial Diversity 7 3
Male Share of the Population 7 8
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 2
Age of the Population 3 3
Senior Citizens 3 2
Well-Paid Single Men 3 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 9
Average Household Size 9 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 8 10
People in Middle Class or Better 7 9
Median Family Income 5 7
College Educated Adults 2 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 8 9
Working at Home 3 4
Short Commute Times 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 5
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 6
Affordability of Rents 3 2
People Living Alone 1 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 2 3
Low Property Crime 2 3

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Odenville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles NE of Birmingham, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 115 miles W of Atlanta, Georgia
County St Clair
Metro Area Birmingham
Standard Zip Codes 35120
Phone Area Codes 205
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.677
Longitude -86.396

Odenville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station PINSON
Distance 16.5 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 53 F
Apr Temp 45 to 75 F
Jul Temp 67 to 92 F
Oct Temp 47 to 75 F
Annual Precip 54.4 inches
Distance 19.3 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 50 F
Apr Temp 47 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 48 to 73 F
Annual Precip 58.1 inches
Distance 23.6 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 54 F
Apr Temp 45 to 75 F
Jul Temp 66 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 76 F
Annual Precip 56.4 inches
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Odenville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,131 100%
Male 551 48.7%
Female 580 51.3%
Under 18 300 26.5%
18+ 831 73.5%
65+ 132 11.7%
Median Age 35
Average Family Size 3.07
White 1,085 95.9%
African-American 22 1.9%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.4%
Other 4 0.4%
Mixed Race 16 1.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 1.3%

Estimated Odenville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,203
Growth 72
Growth % 6.4%

Odenville 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 33.1%
English 27.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.3%
Italian 6.8%
Irish 6.5%
German 4.4%
Scotch-Irish 2.8%
Scottish 1.8%
British 1.3%
Slovene 0.7%
Danish 0.7%
European 0.7%
French (except Basque) 0.6%
Portuguese 0.6%
Canadian 0.6%
Dutch 0.4%
French Canadian 0.3%
Russian 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Odenville 1,131 $40,694
Branchville 825 $43,594
Margaret 1,169 $32,019
Moody 8,053 $43,767
Pell City 9,565 $48,207
Riverside 1,564 $43,456
Springville 2,521 $53,859

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Odenville Public Library
Odenville, Alabama
(205) 629-5901

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Odenville High Schools (2004)

100 1ST AVE
Serves 462 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.8

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