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Demographics

People

Total Population12,839
Male Share of the Population50.6%
Female Share of the Population49.4%
Senior Citizens8.8%
Employed Population 16+6,547
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married59.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher34.9%
Median Earnings25+$41,222
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,521
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,152

Wealth

Median Family Income$72,737
% Above Poverty Level95.4%
% Below Poverty Level4.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time34 minutes
% Working from Home1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.1%
% Using Public Transportation1%

Housing

People Living Alone27.1%
Median Gross Rent$1,031
Median House Value$138,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)36.7%
English9.3%
Irish8.5%
German6.9%
Scottish3.8%
Italian2.7%
French Except Basque1.5%
Welsh1%
Polish0.7%
Portuguese0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Hungarian0.3%
African0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Swedish0.1%
Arab0.1%
Slovene0.1%
Russian0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
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Calera Almanac

CategoryValue
County Shelby County
Standard Zip Codes35040
Phone Area Codes205
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.1
Approximate Longitude-86.75

Calera Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationTHORSBY EXP STATION
Distance13.8 miles
Jan Temp33 to 54 F
Apr Temp49 to 74 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip56.6 inches
StationCLANTON
Distance20.7 miles
Jan Temp32 to 54 F
Apr Temp48 to 75 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp49 to 75 F
Annual Precip59.5 inches
StationROCKFORD 3 ESE
Distance36.9 miles
Jan Temp34 to 55 F
Apr Temp47 to 75 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip57.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alabaster32,269$81,063
Columbiana4,265$47,399
Jemison2,622$47,422
Montevallo6,633$66,250
Thorsby2,007$67,500
Wilton540$43,304

Calera Public Libraries

Calera Public Library
9700 HIGHWAY 25
Calera, Alabama
(205) 668-7200

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Calera Public Schools

Calera Elem Sch
855 10th St
ZIP: 35040
Primary
Total Enrollment 709
Calera High Sch
100 Calera Eagle Drive
ZIP: 35040
High
Total Enrollment 680
Calera Intermediate Sch
8454 Highway 31 South
ZIP: 35040
Primary
Total Enrollment 627
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