Snead, Alabama

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Snead, Alabama

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Snead Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Snead Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Snead, Alabama

Comparing Snead 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 10 10
Age of the Population 10 10
Senior Citizens 9 10
Well-Paid Single Women 7 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 4
Well-Paid Single Men 3 5
Racial Diversity 3 2
Male Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 6 7
Average Household Size 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 6 8
People in Middle Class or Better 4 6
Median Family Income 3 4
College Educated Adults 1 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 6 7
Public Transportation Use 5 5
Working at Home 4 7
Short Commute Times 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 5
People Living Alone 10 10
Affordability of Rents 9 7
Housing Recently Built 9 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 7 8
Low Property Crime 1 2

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Snead Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 44 miles NE of Birmingham, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 112 miles W of Atlanta, Georgia
County Blount
Metro Area Gadsden
Standard Zip Codes 35952
Phone Area Codes 205
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.03
Longitude -86.32

Snead Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.1 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 21 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 50 F
Apr Temp 46 to 72 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 49 to 73 F
Annual Precip 53.5 inches
Distance 30 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 52 F
Apr Temp 45 to 75 F
Jul Temp 66 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 76 F
Annual Precip 59.9 inches
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Snead Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 748 100%
Male 335 44.8%
Female 413 55.2%
Under 18 141 18.9%
18+ 607 81.1%
65+ 173 23.1%
Median Age 44.9
Average Family Size 2.74
White 744 99.5%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 2 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 4 0.5%

Estimated Snead Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 817
Growth 69
Growth % 9.2%

Snead 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 49.3%
Irish 17.7%
English 8.4%
German 6.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.3%
French (except Basque) 4.2%
Norwegian 2.9%
Swedish 0.8%
British 0.8%
Welsh 0.8%
Scottish 0.8%
Scotch-Irish 0.8%
Polish 0.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Snead 748 $33,000
Altoona 984 $28,750
Douglas 530 $36,000
Oneonta 5,576 $40,125
Rosa 313 $56,563
Steele 1,093 $37,885
Walnut Grove 710 $29,519
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