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People

Total Population 497
Male Share of the Population 47.9%
Female Share of the Population 52.1%
Senior Citizens 18.9%
Employed Population 16+ 187
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 37%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.6%
Median Earnings25+ $22,583
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $20,833
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,417

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,750
% Above Poverty Level 68.8%
% Below Poverty Level 31.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.5%
Median Gross Rent $1,042
Median House Value $76,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 71%
US/American 0%
English 3.6%
Irish 0.2%

Shorter Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 22 miles E of Montgomery, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 128 miles SW of Atlanta, Georgia
County Macon
Standard Zip Codes 36075
Phone Area Codes 334
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.394
Longitude -85.916

Shorter 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 MILSTEAD
Distance 4.3 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 49 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 77 F
Annual Precip 53.1 inches
Station MONTGOMERY DANNELLY AP
Distance 29 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 58 F
Apr Temp 51 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 54.7 inches
Station OPELIKA
Distance 33.1 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 55 F
Apr Temp 47 to 75 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 50 to 76 F
Annual Precip 56.4 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
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Tallassee 5,011 $46,237
Tuskegee 9,435 $38,443
Union Springs 3,903 $42,589
Wetumpka 7,136 $52,500
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