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People

Total Population 2,119
Male Share of the Population 54.2%
Female Share of the Population 45.8%
Senior Citizens 8.8%
Employed Population 16+ 883
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 55.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,600
% Above Poverty Level 82.1%
% Below Poverty Level 17.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 14.5%
Median Gross Rent $660
Median House Value $94,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 40.3%
US/American 0%
English 7.4%
Irish 8.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Sylvania Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles SW of Chattanooga, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 97 miles NW of Atlanta, Georgia
County De Kalb
Standard Zip Codes 35988
Phone Area Codes 256
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.56
Longitude -85.78

Sylvania 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 VALLEY HEAD
Distance 9.3 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 SCOTTSBORO
Distance 22.6 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 LAFAYETTE 5 SW
Distance 24.3 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 48 F
Apr Temp 43 to 71 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 58.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Dutton 331 $49,063
Fyffe 1,358 $54,722
Hammondville 587 $44,219
Henagar 2,253 $39,677
Rainsville 4,992 $39,357
Valley Head 587 $47,727

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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SYLVANIA SCHOOL
133 1ST ST NW
256-638-2030
Serves 870 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.8

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