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Demographics

People

Total Population2,408
Male Share of the Population51.1%
Female Share of the Population48.9%
Senior Citizens8.2%
Employed Population 16+1,004
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married57%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.9%
Median Earnings25+$29,205
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,409
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,316

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,833
% Above Poverty Level83.5%
% Below Poverty Level16.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone13.2%
Median Gross Rent$645
Median House Value$106,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)33.3%
Irish7.7%
English5.1%
German4.7%
Dutch1.5%
Scottish1%
French Except Basque0.7%
Italian0.4%
African0.3%
Polish0.3%
Jamaican0.1%
West Indian0.1%
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Sylvania Almanac

CategoryValue
County DeKalb County
Standard Zip Codes35988
Phone Area Codes256
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.55
Approximate Longitude-85.8

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)

StationVALLEY HEAD
Distance9.3 miles
Jan Temp26 to 48 F
Apr Temp42 to 70 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 72 F
Annual Precip58.3 inches
StationSCOTTSBORO
Distance22.6 miles
Jan Temp28 to 50 F
Apr Temp45 to 72 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 74 F
Annual Precip58.6 inches
StationLAFAYETTE 5 SW
Distance24.3 miles
Jan Temp29 to 48 F
Apr Temp43 to 71 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip58.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dutton342$58,750
Fyffe1,465$64,643
Hammondville603$51,875
Henagar2,280$40,000
Rainsville4,986$39,854
Valley Head713$32,426

Sylvania Public Schools

Sylvania Sch
133 1st St Nw
ZIP: 35988
Other
Total Enrollment 923
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