Warrior, Alabama

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Warrior, Alabama

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Property Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Warrior Low Property Crime
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Warrior Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Warrior Low Violent Crime

Comparative Profile of Warrior, Alabama

Comparing Warrior 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
Racial Diversity 7 4
Age of the Population 6 7
Senior Citizens 6 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 6
Well-Paid Single Women 6 7
Well-Paid Single Men 4 6
Male Share of the Population 3 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 5 5
Portion of People Married 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 5 8
People in Middle Class or Better 4 6
Median Family Income 3 5
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 5 6
Working at Home 4 7
Public Transportation Use 4 4
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 3
Affordability of Rents 8 6
Housing Recently Built 7 4
People Living Alone 7 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 6
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 10 10
Low Violent Crime 9 10

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Warrior Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles N of Birmingham, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 139 miles W of Atlanta, Georgia
County Jefferson
Metro Area Birmingham
Standard Zip Codes 35180
Phone Area Codes 205
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.814
Longitude -86.809

Warrior 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 11.6 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 21.8 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 24.4 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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Warrior Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,169 100%
Male 1,478 46.6%
Female 1,691 53.4%
Under 18 724 22.8%
18+ 2,445 77.2%
65+ 533 16.8%
Median Age 38.8
Average Family Size 2.98
White 2,637 83.2%
African-American 488 15.4%
Asian 5 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 13 0.4%
Other 1 0%
Mixed Race 25 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 10 0.3%

Estimated Warrior Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,037
Growth -132
Growth % -4.2%

Warrior 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 34.6%
US/American 26.4%
Irish 10.8%
English 10.5%
Scottish 4.1%
German 3%
African 2.7%
European 2.1%
Scotch-Irish 1.9%
Italian 1.7%
French Canadian 0.8%
Polish 0.5%
Hungarian 0.3%
Welsh 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Warrior 3,169 $35,697
Dora 2,413 $29,000
Gardendale 11,626 $56,929
Hayden 470 $36,667
Kimberly 1,801 $52,109
Morris 1,827 $51,314
Trafford 523 $32,292

Warrior Public Libraries

Warrior Public Library
Warrior, Alabama
(205) 647-3006

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Warrior High Schools (2004)

Serves 1,013 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.6

Warrior Colleges

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1. Des Arc, Arkansas 88.2   29.8% 19.2% 9.3% 31 $28,264 6% 17% 1,933 20% 9.3 0.7% 5.7
2. Vandergrift, Pennsylvania 81   33% 23% 12.9% 28 $35,984 5.5% 5.6% 5,455 15.9% 6.8 0.3% 6.6
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