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People

Total Population 880
Male Share of the Population 45.7%
Female Share of the Population 54.3%
Senior Citizens 13.4%
Employed Population 16+ 308
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 47.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.8%
Median Earnings25+ $28,942
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $21,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,563

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,250
% Above Poverty Level 73.7%
% Below Poverty Level 26.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.6%
Median Gross Rent $448
Median House Value $83,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 30.7%
US/American 0%
English 9.3%
Irish 6.4%

Section Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 35 miles E of Huntsville, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 108 miles NW of Atlanta, Georgia
County Jackson
Standard Zip Codes 35771
Phone Area Codes 256
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.578
Longitude -85.986

Section 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 SCOTTSBORO
Distance 15.7 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 50 F
Apr Temp 45 to 72 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 74 F
Annual Precip 58.6 inches
Station VALLEY HEAD
Distance 21.1 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 48 F
Apr Temp 42 to 70 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 72 F
Annual Precip 58.3 inches
Station BRIDGEPORT 5 NW
Distance 29.9 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 48 F
Apr Temp 44 to 72 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 62.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Dutton 251 $58,125
Fyffe 1,376 $57,031
Hollywood 980 $42,159
Langston 270 $43,438
Rainsville 4,984 $51,983
Scottsboro 14,779 $47,865
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Section High Schools

SECTION HIGH SCHOOL
141 ALABAMA HIGHWAY 71
256-228-6718
A Title I School.
Serves 558 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.7

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