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Demographics Analysis

The people of Decatur City, Alabama give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 1,874

5 to 9 years : 2,248

10 to 14 years : 1,875

15 to 17 years : 875

18 and 19 years : 419

20 years : 238

21 years : 347

22 to 24 years : 1,366

25 to 29 years : 1,769

30 to 34 years : 1,922

35 to 39 years : 1,752

40 to 44 years : 2,039

45 to 49 years : 2,250

50 to 54 years : 1,577

55 to 59 years : 1,653

60 and 61 years : 653

62 to 64 years : 782

65 and 66 years : 667

67 to 69 years : 696

70 to 74 years : 719

75 to 79 years : 577

80 to 84 years : 413

85 years and over : 266

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,512

5 to 9 years : 1,856

10 to 14 years : 1,758

15 to 17 years : 932

18 and 19 years : 956

20 years : 576

21 years : 447

22 to 24 years : 1,019

25 to 29 years : 1,403

30 to 34 years : 1,905

35 to 39 years : 2,215

40 to 44 years : 1,580

45 to 49 years : 1,902

50 to 54 years : 2,001

55 to 59 years : 1,914

60 and 61 years : 690

62 to 64 years : 1,220

65 and 66 years : 987

67 to 69 years : 706

70 to 74 years : 853

75 to 79 years : 809

80 to 84 years : 652

85 years and over : 931


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Decatur City, Alabama)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 51,243

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 54

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 687

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 481

Not a U.S. citizen : 3,336


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3,152

5 to 17 years : 7,562

18 to 24 years : 3,612

25 to 34 years : 3,277

35 to 44 years : 4,477

45 to 54 years : 4,747

55 to 59 years : 1,798

60 and 61 years : 872

62 to 64 years : 1,325

65 to 74 years : 2,851

75 years and over : 2,635

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 234

5 to 17 years : 1,712

18 to 24 years : 1,314

25 to 34 years : 2,049

35 to 44 years : 1,796

45 to 54 years : 2,514

55 to 59 years : 1,670

60 and 61 years : 449

62 to 64 years : 631

65 to 74 years : 1,578

75 years and over : 988

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 65

18 to 24 years : 131

25 to 34 years : 240

35 to 44 years : 143

45 to 54 years : 95

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 205

18 to 24 years : 311

25 to 34 years : 1,433

35 to 44 years : 1,170

45 to 54 years : 374

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 18

65 to 74 years : 199

75 years and over : 25


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 7,852

Now married, except separated : 12,098

Divorced : 3,867

Separated : 903

Widowed : 2,476

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 2,937

Now married, except separated : 6,738

Divorced : 2,128

Separated : 439

Widowed : 919

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 302

Now married, except separated : 335

Divorced : 33

Separated : 14

Widowed : 25

Foreign born:

Never married : 1,078

Now married, except separated : 2,250

Divorced : 159

Separated : 58

Widowed : 67


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 3,366

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 5,756

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,173

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,598

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,959

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,771

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,559

$65,000 to $74,999 : 747

$75,000 or more : 2,267

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,242

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,310

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,594

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,885

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,382

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,490

$50,000 to $64,999 : 996

$65,000 to $74,999 : 526

$75,000 or more : 1,736

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 120

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 199

$10,000 to $14,999 : 67

$15,000 to $24,999 : 110

$25,000 to $34,999 : 130

$35,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 15

$75,000 or more : 42

Foreign born:

No income : 730

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 289

$10,000 to $14,999 : 572

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,500

$25,000 to $34,999 : 236

$35,000 to $49,999 : 85

$50,000 to $64,999 : 17

$65,000 to $74,999 : 96

$75,000 or more : 87


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 21,506

Born in other state of the United States : 26,254

Native; born outside the United States : 21,738

Foreign born : 18,753


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Under 3 years : 2,204

3 and 4 years : 1,165

5 years : 1,012

6 to 8 years : 2,516

9 to 11 years : 2,195

12 to 14 years : 2,012

15 to 17 years : 1,795


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 2,017

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,880

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,483

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,701

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,207

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,466

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,099

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,330

$45,000 to $49,999 : 798

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,709

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,915

$75,000 to $99,999 : 2,023

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,410

$125,000 to $149,999 : 947

$150,000 to $199,999 : 844

$200,000 or more : 500


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Decatur City, Alabama is 55,801



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Decatur City, Alabama: 26,977
Female Population in Decatur City, Alabama: 28,824


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Decatur City, Alabama: 35.9
Median Female Resident Age in Decatur City, Alabama: 39.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Decatur City, Alabama


White


Both sexes

44.4

Male

42.5

Female

46.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.0

Male

29.3

Female

32.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.5

Male

32.6

Female

37.2

Asian


Both sexes

34.2

Male

30.7

Female

36.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.3

Male

21.8

Female

22.8

Other


Both sexes

23.9

Male

24.9

Female

21.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.6

Male

14.1

Female

15.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.9

Male

25.0

Female

22.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.7

Male

44.1

Female

47.1


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,237

No health insurance coverage : 132

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,240

No health insurance coverage : 249

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,486

No health insurance coverage : 729

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,077

No health insurance coverage : 1,456

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,551

No health insurance coverage : 1,064

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,975

No health insurance coverage : 784

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,848

No health insurance coverage : 215

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,011

No health insurance coverage : 69

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,221

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,942

No health insurance coverage : 70

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,927

No health insurance coverage : 102

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,991

No health insurance coverage : 1,007

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,330

No health insurance coverage : 975

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,795

No health insurance coverage : 987

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,401

No health insurance coverage : 479

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,334

No health insurance coverage : 481

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,480

No health insurance coverage : 34

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,197

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 726

No employer-based health insurance : 1,643

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,131

No employer-based health insurance : 2,358

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,005

No employer-based health insurance : 1,210

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,780

No employer-based health insurance : 1,753

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,231

No employer-based health insurance : 1,384

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,498

No employer-based health insurance : 1,261

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,323

No employer-based health insurance : 740

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 983

No employer-based health insurance : 1,097

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 555

No employer-based health insurance : 666

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 589

No employer-based health insurance : 1,423

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,865

No employer-based health insurance : 2,164

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,180

No employer-based health insurance : 1,818

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,766

No employer-based health insurance : 1,539

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,325

No employer-based health insurance : 1,457

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,779

No employer-based health insurance : 1,101

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,427

No employer-based health insurance : 1,388

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,314

No employer-based health insurance : 1,200

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 672

No employer-based health insurance : 1,525


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 36,308

Born in other state in the United States : 14,935

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 54

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 687

Foreign born : 3,817


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 35

No Medicare coverage : 6,823

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 586

No Medicare coverage : 15,599

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 3,079

No Medicare coverage : 222

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 6,041

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 831

No Medicare coverage : 16,949

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,528

No Medicare coverage : 183


(updated 2013)



Races in Decatur City, Alabama


  • White: 39,431
  • African American: 11,940
  • American Indian: 405
  • Asian: 423
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 83
  • Some Other Race: 1,776
  • Two or More Races: 1,743



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Decatur City, Alabama citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Decatur City, Alabama

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 403   (2.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 184   (1.12%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 211   (1.28%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 546   (3.32%)
  • 9th Grade: 501   (3.05%)
  • 10th Grade: 431   (2.62%)
  • 11th Grade: 498   (3.03%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 537   (3.27%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,984   (24.23%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,012   (6.15%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,595   (15.78%)
  • Associate Degree: 920   (5.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,229   (19.64%)
  • Master's Degree: 914   (5.56%)
  • Professional School Degree: 340   (2.07%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 139   (0.85%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 171   (0.9%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 145   (0.76%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 260   (1.37%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 566   (2.98%)
  • 9th Grade: 525   (2.77%)
  • 10th Grade: 801   (4.22%)
  • 11th Grade: 499   (2.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 808   (4.26%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 5,521   (29.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,676   (8.83%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 3,052   (16.08%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,180   (6.22%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,539   (13.38%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,037   (5.46%)
  • Professional School Degree: 143   (0.75%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 60   (0.32%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 125

5 to 9 years : 3,567

10 to 14 years : 3,241

15 to 17 years : 1,573

18 and 19 years : 779

20 to 24 years : 996

25 to 34 years : 543

35 years and over : 536

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 117

5 to 9 years : 385

10 to 14 years : 392

15 to 17 years : 189

18 and 19 years : 141

20 to 24 years : 164

25 to 34 years : 61

35 years and over : 196

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 923

5 to 9 years : 152

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 45

18 and 19 years : 455

20 to 24 years : 2,833

25 to 34 years : 6,395

35 years and over : 29,772


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Decatur City, Alabama

  • Decatur City


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 302 4th Ave Ne, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3000, Students: 8,977 )

  • Morgan County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1325 Point Mallard Pkwy Se, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 353-6442, Students: 7,792 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Decatur City, Alabama

  • Priceville High School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 317 Highway 67 S, Decatur, AL 35603, Phone: (256) 353-1950, Students: 795 )

  • Cedar Ridge Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2715 Danville Rd Sw, Decatur, AL 35603, Phone: (256) 552-4622, Students: 775 )

  • Brookhaven Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 1302 5th Ave Sw, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3045, Students: 720 )

  • Oak Park Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1218 16th Ave Se, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3035, Students: 633 )

  • Priceville Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 438 Cave Springs Road, Decatur, AL 35603, Phone: (256) 341-9202, Students: 575 )

  • Julian Harris Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1922 Mcauliffe Dr Sw, Decatur, AL 35603, Phone: (256) 552-3096, Students: 504 )

  • Somerville Road Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 910 Somerville Rd Se, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3033, Students: 466 )

  • Austinville Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2320 Clara Ave Sw, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3050, Students: 443 )

  • Frances Nungester Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 726 Tammy St Sw, Decatur, AL 35603, Phone: (256) 552-3079, Students: 432 )

  • West Decatur Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 708 Memorial Dr Sw, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3027, Students: 422 )

  • Chestnut Grove Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 3205 Cedarhurst Dr Sw, Decatur, AL 35603, Phone: (256) 552-3092, Students: 414 )

  • Gordon-bibb Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 302 4th Ave. Nw, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3056, Students: 343 )

  • Woodmeade Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1400 19th Ave Sw, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3023, Students: 317 )

  • Eastwood Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1802 26th Ave Se, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3043, Students: 257 )

  • Walter Jackson Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1950 Park St Se, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3031, Students: 230 )

  • Benjamin Davis Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 417 Monroe Dr Nw, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3025, Students: 214 )

  • Leon Sheffield Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 801 Wilson St Nw, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3040, Students: 203 )

  • Long Term Case


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 910 Wilson Street Ne, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 308-2308, )

  • Morgan County Learning Center


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1325 Point Mallard Pkwy Se, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 309-2171, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Decatur City, Alabama

  • Austin High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1625 Danville Rd Sw, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3060, Students: 1,526 )

  • Decatur High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1011 Prospect Dr Se, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3011, Students: 1,060 )

  • Horizon High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 809 Church St Ne, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 552-3054, )

Largest Schools (Private) In Decatur City, Alabama

  • Decatur Heritage Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 5659, Decatur, AL 35601, Phone: (256) 351-4275, Students: 328 )

  • St Ann School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3910a Spring Avenue Sw, Decatur, AL 35603, Phone: (256) 353-6543, Students: 182 )

  • Cornerstone Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3211 Spring Avenue Sw, Decatur, AL 35603, Phone: (256) 340-9516, Students: 59 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Decatur City, Alabama

  • Decatur Public Library


    504 Cherry Street Ne, Decatur, AL 35601

  • Priceville Public Library


    103 Faye Drive, Decatur, AL 35603

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Decatur City, Alabama


  • Hieronymus Mueller Family Foundation


    420 W Eldorado St, Decatur, IL 62522
    http://muellermuseum.org

  • Historic Properties & Preservation Foundation


    1420 W Sunset Ave, Decatur, IL 62522

  • Illinois Traction Society


    264 N Victoria Ave, Decatur, IL 62522

  • Macon County Historical Society


    5580 N Fork Rd, Decatur, IL 62521
    http://www.mchsdecatur.org

  • Meigs County Historical Museum


    200 Smith Ave, Decatur, TN 37322
    http://www.meigscountyhistoricalmuseum.com

  • Meigs County Historical Society


    Po Box 43, Decatur, TN 37322

  • Morgan County Genealogical Society Inc


    624 Bank Street Ne, Decatur, AL 35601

  • Museum School Parent Teacher Organization


    923 Forrest Blvd, Decatur, GA 30030

  • Old State Bank


    , Decatur, AL 35601

  • Rock Springs Center


    3939 Nearing Lane, Decatur, IL 62521

  • Walker County-african American Historical & Alumni Associati


    Po Box 361358, Decatur, GA 30035

  • Wise County Heritage Museum


    1602 S Trinity St, Decatur, TX 76234
    http://www.wisehistory.com

  • Wise County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 427, Decatur, TX 76234

  • Woodlands Garden Of Decatur Inc


    932 Scott Blvd, Decatur, GA 30030

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Decatur City, Alabama affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Decatur City, Alabama.

Area Features of Decatur City, Alabama


Airport


(1) Decatur Municipal Landing Field Historical  

Bar


(1) Byrd Island Bar   (2) Heints Bar  

Bridge


(1) Flint Bridge   (2) Keller Memorial Bridge   (3) Kirby Bridge   (4) Means Bridge   (5) Norris Bridge   (6) Red Bank Bridge  

Building


(1) Alabama State Troopers Troop B   (2) Carrie Matthews Recreation Center   (3) Decatur And Wheeler Basin Regional Library   (4) Decatur City Hall   (5) Decatur Fire And Rescue Station 1   (6) Decatur Fire And Rescue Station 2   (7) Decatur Fire And Rescue Station 3   (8) Decatur Fire And Rescue Station 4   (9) Decatur Fire And Rescue Station 5   (10) Decatur Fire And Rescue Station 6   (11) Decatur Fire And Rescue Station 7   (12) Decatur Fire And Rescue Station 8   (13) Decatur Police Department   (14) Flint City Volunteer Fire Department   (15) Fort Decatur Recreation Center   (16) Morgan County Courthouse   (17) Mud Tavern Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (18) Mud Tavern Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (19) Oak Ridge Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (20) Oak Ridge Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (21) T C Almon Recreation Center   (22) Trinity Fire Department Station 1   (23) Trinity Police Department   (24) Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters   (25) Wildlife Observation Building  

Cemetery


(1) Adkins Cemetery   (2) Bishop Cemetery   (3) Blackwell Cemetery   (4) Burleson Cemetery   (5) Burt Cemetery   (6) Chapel Hill Cemetery   (7) Chestnut Grove Cemetery   (8) Crow Cemetery   (9) Dancy Cemetery   (10) Decatur Cemetery   (11) Grayson Cemetery   (12) Grizzard Cemetery   (13) Gunn Cemetery   (14) Lile Cemetery   (15) Minor Cemetery   (16) Minor Hill Cemetery   (17) Mitchell Cemetery   (18) Mosley Cemetery   (19) Murphy Cemetery   (20) Napps Cemetery   (21) Nebo Cemetery   (22) Neville Cemetery   (23) Oakview Memorial Gardens   (24) Pisgah Cemetery   (25) Rather Cemetery   (26) Robinson Cemetery   (27) Roselawn Memorial Gardens   (28) Stockton Cemetery   (29) Stroup Cemetery   (30) Sykes Cemetery   (31) Thompson Cemetery   (32) Wimbley Cemetery   (33) Wise Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Baptist Church   (2) Austinville Church Of Christ   (3) Austinville Church Of God   (4) Austinville First Baptist Church   (5) Austinville Methodist Church   (6) Baileys Temple Church   (7) Basham Chapel Methodist Church   (8) Beech Street Church Of Christ   (9) Bell Church   (10) Bethany Presbyterian Church   (11) Brookhaven Baptist Church   (12) Brookhaven Church   (13) Calvary Baptist Church   (14) Central Baptist Church   (15) Central Methodist Church   (16) Chapel Baptist Church   (17) Chapel Hill Methodist Church   (18) Chestnut Grove Church Historical   (19) Church Of God Of Prophecy   (20) Decatur Christian Church   (21) Deer Springs Baptist Church   (22) East End Methodist Church   (23) Emmanuel Baptist Church   (24) Fairview Baptist Church   (25) Faith Baptist Church   (26) Fifth Avenue Baptist Church   (27) First Assembly Of God Church   (28) First Baptist Church   (29) First Bible Church Of Decatur   (30) First Christian Church   (31) First Church Of Christ Science   (32) First Church Of The Nazarene   (33) First Methodist Church   (34) First Missionary Baptist Church   (35) First Presbyterian Church   (36) Flint Creek Church   (37) Garner Memorial Methodist Church   (38) Grace Baptist Church   (39) Grant Street Church Of Christ   (40) Harmony Grove Church   (41) Holy Temple Church Of God In Christ   (42) Jones Chapel Methodist Church   (43) Kings Memorial Church   (44) Larkwood Church Of The Nazarene   (45) Love Chapel   (46) Macedonia Baptist Church   (47) Macedonia Cumberland Presbyterian Church   (48) Memorial Drive Methodist Church   (49) Minor Hill Church   (50) Nebo Church Historical   (51) Neel Church Of Christ   (52) Newcomb Street Church Of Christ   (53) Ninth Street United Methodist Church   (54) Northside Baptist Church   (55) Oak Park Baptist Church   (56) Oak Ridge Church   (57) Old Moulton Road Baptist Church   (58) Parkview Baptist Church   (59) Pisgah Baptist Church Historical   (60) Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church   (61) Point Mallard Parkway Baptist Church   (62) River City Bible Church   (63) Rock Springs Baptist Church   (64) Saint Anns Catholic Church   (65) Saint Johns Episcopal Church   (66) Saint Pauls Episcopal Church Historical   (67) Saint Pauls Lutheran Church   (68) Saint Pauls Spiritual Church   (69) Seventh Avenue West Presbyterian Church   (70) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (71) Shady Grove Church   (72) Shiloh Baptist Church   (73) Sixteenth Avenue Baptist Church   (74) Sixth Avenue Church Of God   (75) Somerville Road Church Of Christ   (76) Southside Baptist Church   (77) Spring Hill Baptist Church   (78) Summitt Church   (79) Trinity Baptist Church   (80) Trinity Methodist Church   (81) Union Grove Primitive Baptist Church   (82) Walden Chapel   (83) Wayman African Methodist Episcopal Chapel   (84) Westminster Presbyterian Church   (85) Westside Baptist Church   (86) Willowby Presbyterian Church Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of Decatur   (2) Decatur Division   (3) Town Of Trinity  

Cliff


(1) Fall Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Burleson Ferry Historical   (2) Cow Ford   (3) Interchange 334   (4) Mount Pisgah Ford   (5) Red Bank Ford   (6) Rhodes Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) Lake Chulavista Dam  

Harbor


(1) Decatur Harbor   (2) Disco Harbor  

Hospital


(1) Decatur General Hospital   (2) Decatur General West   (3) North Alabama Regional Hospital   (4) Parkway Medical Center Hospital   (5) Watson Hospital Historical  

Island


(1) Finley Island   (2) Flint Creek Island  

Lake


(1) Crabtree Slough   (2) Dinsmore Slough   (3) English Pond   (4) Johnson Pond   (5) Swan Lake Historical  

Locale


(1) Beltline Mall Shopping Center   (2) Beltline Plaza Shopping Center   (3) Burningtree Country Club   (4) Cedar Ridge Golf Course   (5) Central Industrial Park   (6) Chamber Of Commerce Industrial Park   (7) Clark Spring Fish Hatchery   (8) Curtis Well Historical   (9) Decatur Golf And Country Club   (10) Decatur Shopping Center   (11) Decatur State Docks   (12) Finley Island Cabin Site Area   (13) Gateway Shopping Center   (14) Glendale Farms   (15) Hartselle Water Supply   (16) Heints Landing Historical   (17) Hines Mill Historical   (18) Lakeshore Marina   (19) Lurleen B Wallace Developmental Center   (20) Mallard-fox Creek Industrial Park   (21) North Alabama Industrial Park   (22) Paynes Landing Historical   (23) Pecks Landing Historical   (24) Ratliff Industrial Park   (25) South Worth Landing Historical   (26) Southfield Industrial Park   (27) Thunderbird Drive-in Historical   (28) Valley Stockyard   (29) Westmead Plaza Shopping Center  

Mine


(1) Trinity Quarry  

Park


(1) Albany Heritage Neighborhood Historic District   (2) Aquadome Park   (3) Bank Street-old Decatur Historic District   (4) Decatur Day Use Park   (5) Delano Park   (6) Funland Park   (7) Malone Park   (8) Morgan Lake Park   (9) Rhodes Ferry Park  

Populated Place


(1) Albany   (2) Austinville   (3) Basham   (4) Bayside   (5) Burningtree Estates   (6) C B S Trailer Court   (7) Cedar Lake   (8) Crowtown   (9) Decatur   (10) Decatur Junction   (11) Fairview   (12) Flint City   (13) Griffin Addition   (14) Heritage Estates   (15) Hickory Hills   (16) Longleaf Estates   (17) Moulton Heights   (18) Oak Ridge   (19) Oakworth   (20) Riverview Historical   (21) Russell Village   (22) Sherwood Estates   (23) Simpson   (24) Trinity   (25) West Decatur  

Post Office


(1) Trinity Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Hamilton Lake   (2) Lake Chulavista   (3) Morgan Lake  

School


(1) Austin High School   (2) Austinville Elementary School   (3) Bears Ham School Historical   (4) Bells School Historical   (5) Brookhaven Middle School   (6) Calvary Christian Academy   (7) Carver Elementary School   (8) Cherry Street Elementary School   (9) Crowton School Historical   (10) Decatur High School   (11) East End School Historical   (12) Eastwood Elementary School   (13) Female Academy At Decatur Historical   (14) Flint Elementary School   (15) Frances Nungester Elementary School   (16) Gordon Bibb School   (17) Grace Baptist Elementary School   (18) Grace Baptist School   (19) Lafayette Street Public School Historical   (20) Lakeview Elementary School   (21) Means School Historical   (22) Minor Hill School Historical   (23) Moulton Heights Elementary School   (24) Moulton Heights Junior High School   (25) Nebo School Historical   (26) Oak Park Middle School   (27) Oak Ridge School Historical   (28) Riverside High School Historical   (29) Riverview School   (30) Saint Anns School   (31) Saint Luke School Historical   (32) Sand Hill School Historical   (33) Slab College School Historical   (34) Somerville Road Elementary School   (35) Summit School   (36) Tri-county Bible School   (37) Trinity School   (38) Walter Jackson Elementary School   (39) West Decatur Elementary School   (40) West Morgan High School   (41) Westlawn Elementary School   (42) Woodmead Elementary School  

Spring


(1) Bird Spring   (2) Blowing Spring   (3) Blue Spring   (4) Clark Spring   (5) Day Spring   (6) Russell Spring  

Stream


(1) Bakers Creek   (2) Betty Rye Branch   (3) Big Ditch   (4) Blue Hole Branch   (5) Brush Creek   (6) Clark Spring Branch   (7) Crawford Creek   (8) Dry Branch   (9) Goose Pond Branch   (10) Long Branch   (11) Mill Branch   (12) Mud Tavern Creek   (13) Muddy Branch   (14) No Business Creek   (15) Village Branch   (16) West Flint Creek  

Summit


(1) Bald Knob   (2) Cedar Mountain   (3) Chestnut Grove Mountain   (4) Harris Mountain   (5) Jones Hill   (6) Mud Tavern Hill  

Swamp


(1) Goose Pond  

Tower


(1) Wajf-am Decatur   (2) Wbqm-fm Decatur   (3) Wdrm-fm Decatur   (4) Whos-am Decatur   (5) Wmsl-am Decatur  

Well


(1) Burnetts Salt Well Historical  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Decatur City, Alabama

35601 (pop. 34,859) 35603 (pop. 26,125)


Cities Nearby Decatur City, Alabama

Decatur Ccd, AL  (pop. 60,013) 0.9 Miles
Trinity Town, AL  (pop. 2,030) 6.1 Miles
Mooresville Town, AL  (pop. 60) 6.6 Miles
Priceville Town, AL  (pop. 2,537) 7.2 Miles
Hartselle Ccd, AL  (pop. 20,199) 9.2 Miles
Somerville Ccd, AL  (pop. 10,204) 9.3 Miles
Mooresville Ccd, AL  (pop. 6,206) 9.4 Miles
Hartselle City, AL  (pop. 13,522) 10.0 Miles
Danville Ccd, AL  (pop. 6,635) 11.3 Miles
Morris Chapel Ccd, AL  (pop. 11,807) 11.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Decatur City, Alabama

256



Elevation in Decatur City, Alabama is 617.0 ft. (188.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Decatur City, Alabama

Lat: 34.580992 N        Long: -86.983392 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Decatur City, Alabama need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Alabama

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.59 6.72 4.34 5.61 0.00 5.57
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.81 4.37 5.77 0.00 5.64
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.85 4.29 5.84 0.00 5.57
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 6.82 6.93 4.34 5.89 0.00 5.67
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
  Total Electric Industry 6.69 6.76 4.12 6.28 0.00 5.48
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
  Total Electric Industry 6.71 6.73 4.05 7.35 0.00 5.47
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
  Total Electric Industry 6.63 6.49 3.90 6.82 0.00 5.35
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 6.34 3.71 6.47 0.00 5.33
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.54 3.89 7.26 0.00 5.56
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
  Total Electric Industry 7.03 6.54 3.82 7.02 0.00 5.54
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.05 6.58 3.87 7.12 0.00 5.61
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.53 3.79 7.11 0.00 5.60
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.63 3.82 7.46 0.00 5.71
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.85 3.98 0.00 0.00 5.88
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.62 7.12 4.15 0.00 0.00 6.08
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 7.50 4.52 0.00 0.00 6.46
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.75 8.18 4.90 0.00 0.00 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Decatur City, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 795   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 740   (3.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 1,393   (5.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 2,393   (10.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 3,192   (13.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 3,770   (16.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 3,960   (16.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,682   (7.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 830   (3.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 921   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 443   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 103   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,847   (7.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,466   (6.2%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Decatur City, Alabama)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,147

1 vehicle available : 5,201

2 vehicles available : 1,045

3 vehicles available : 218

4 or more vehicles available : 51

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 226

1 vehicle available : 1,692

2 vehicles available : 4,359

3 vehicles available : 1,182

4 or more vehicles available : 202

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 49

1 vehicle available : 633

2 vehicles available : 1,424

3 vehicles available : 702

4 or more vehicles available : 284

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 99

1 vehicle available : 448

2 vehicles available : 1,604

3 vehicles available : 918

4 or more vehicles available : 845


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Decatur City, Alabama)

1-person household:

No workers : 3,960

1 worker : 3,702

2-person household:

No workers : 2,631

1 worker : 2,331

2 workers : 2,699

3-person household:

No workers : 224

1 worker : 1,040

2 workers : 1,475

3 workers : 353

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 165

1 worker : 1,630

2 workers : 1,382

3 or more workers : 737


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 796

5 to 9 minutes : 2,966

10 to 14 minutes : 5,399

15 to 19 minutes : 4,666

20 to 24 minutes : 2,939

25 to 29 minutes : 827

30 to 34 minutes : 2,645

35 to 39 minutes : 1,035

40 to 44 minutes : 713

45 to 59 minutes : 1,592

60 to 89 minutes : 516

90 or more minutes : 346


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Decatur City, Alabama

  • WDJL (1000 AM; 1.1 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: James K. Sharp Dba 5th Ave Broadcasting)
  • WKAC (1080 AM; 5.0 kW; Athens, AL; Owner: Limestone Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WEUV (1190 AM; 2.5 kW; Moulton, AL; Owner: Hundley Batts, Sr. & Virginia Caples)
  • WBHP (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WQAH (1310 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: Abercrombie Broadcasting Company)
  • WFMH (1340 AM; 0.67 kW; Cullman, AL; Owner: Williams Communications)
  • WWTM (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: R & B Communications, Inc)
  • WTKI (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Christian Voice Of Central Ohio, Inc.)
  • WMCJ (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Cullman, AL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WDPT (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: Christian Voice Of Central Ohio, Inc.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50.0 kW; Toney, AL; Owner: Bca)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 0.5 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Bca)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 0.25 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Lexington Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WHIY (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Hundley Batts, Sr. & Virginia Caples)
  • WEUP (1700 AM; 10.0 kW; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Hundley Batts, Sr. & Virginia Caples)
  • WUMP (730 AM; 1.0 kW; Madison, AL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 0.25 kW; Athens, AL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WHOS (800 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WYAM (890 AM; 2.5 kW; Decatur, AL; Owner: Decatur Communications Properties, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Decatur City, Alabama

  • WQRV (100.3 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WDRM (102.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WEUP-FM (103.1 FM; Danville, AL; Owner: Hundley Batts, Sr. & Virginia Caples)
  • WHWT (103.5 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Stroh Communications Corp.)
  • WZYP (104.3 FM; Harvest, AL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WQAH-FM (105.7 FM; Vinemont, AL; Owner: Abercrombie Broadcasting Fm, Inc.)
  • WTAK-FM (106.1 FM; Laceys Spring, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WAYH (88.1 FM; Harvest, AL; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Cullman, AL; Owner: Centro Comunitario Juvenil Mahanaim, Inc.)
  • WLRH (89.3 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Alabama Educational Television Commission)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Addison, AL; Owner: God's Final Call & Warning, Inc.)
  • WJOU (90.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Oakwood College)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Hillsboro, AL; Owner: Centro Comunitario Juvenil Mahanaim, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Moulton, AL; Owner: Community Information And Education Radio,inc)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Mount Hope, AL; Owner: Decatur Educational Association)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Trinity, AL; Owner: Old Time Gospel Ministries)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Anderson, AL; Owner: Southern Cultural Foundation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Hillsboro, AL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Alabama)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Trinity, AL; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc)
  • WYFD (91.7 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • WKUL (92.1 FM; Cullman, AL; Owner: Jonathan Christian Corp.)
  • WWFF-FM (93.3 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WYTK (93.9 FM; Rogersville, AL; Owner: Shoals Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WHRP (94.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WRTT-FM (95.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Bca)
  • WRSA-FM (96.9 FM; Laceys Spring, AL; Owner: Nca, Inc.)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Bca)
  • WRJL-FM (99.9 FM; Eva, AL; Owner: Rojo, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Decatur City, Alabama

  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Local Tv Alabama License, Llc)
  • WHIQ (Channel 25; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Alabama Educational Television Commission)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Waay-tv License Llc)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Waff License Subsidiary, Llc)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Huntsville Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; Huntsville, AL; Owner: Huntsville Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Decatur City, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,943  (29.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,254  (9.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,042  (15.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 90  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2,303  (17.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,469  (31.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,928  (17.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4,011  (36.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 92  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 258 Farms In Decatur City, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Decatur City, Alabama

Regions Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $471.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Bank Independent - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 26

Renasant Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $17.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 110

Pnc Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $633.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Cb&s Bank, Inc. - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 55

Compass Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $150.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 675

Peoples Bank Of Alabama - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 23

Cadence Bank, N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 98

Progress Bank And Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $563k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Decatur City, Alabama

  • Pryor Field Regional


    (about 5.5 miles in Tanner, Alabama; Airport Code: DCU)

  • Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field


    (about 12.5 miles in Huntsville, Alabama; Airport Code: HSV)

  • Redstone AAF


    (about 18.3 miles in Huntsville, Alabama; Airport Code: HUA)

  • Madison County Executive/Tom Sharp Jr. Field


    (about 31.0 miles in Meridianville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL3)

  • Northwest Alabama Regional


    (about 37.4 miles in Muscle Shoals, Alabama; Airport Code: MSL)

  • Abernathy Field


    (about 39.8 miles in Pulaski, Tennessee; Airport Code: TN4)

  • Lawrenceburg-Lawrence County


    (about 47.7 miles in Ethridge, Tennessee; Airport Code: LWF)

  • Albertville Regional-Thomas J Brumlik Field


    (about 48.1 miles in Albertville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Decatur City, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.09%

Carpooled

10.06%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.14%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.04%

Motorcycle

0.18%

Bicycle

0.11%

Walked

1.11%

Other Means

0.61%

Worked At Home

1.65%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Decatur City, Alabama, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7,907

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,115

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 305

Renter-occupied housing units : 593

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,116

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,843

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,387

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,063


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,208

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,949

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,859

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,174

Householder 60 to 64 years : 943

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,021

Householder 75 years and over : 424

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 58

Householder 35 to 44 years : 268

Householder 45 to 54 years : 952

Householder 55 to 59 years : 580

Householder 60 to 64 years : 623

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,171

Householder 75 years and over : 1,485


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Less than 10.0 percent : 428

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,220

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 941

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,127

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 569

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 751

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 476

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 643

50.0 percent or more : 1,527

Not computed : 932


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Decatur City, Alabama)

Built 2010 or later : $302,700

Built 2000 to 2009 : $172,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $149,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $153,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $99,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $95,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $88,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $74,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $139,400


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Decatur City, Alabama: 66.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Decatur City, Alabama

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 51.04%
  • Juvenile facilities : 2.9%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 25.47%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 20.6%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Decatur City, Alabama

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 213 213 $27,606,435
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $580,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

217 229 $28,186,435
2000        
  Single Family 283 283 $32,206,229
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

283 283 $32,206,229
2001        
  Single Family 211 211 $29,857,022
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

211 211 $29,857,022
2002        
  Single Family 267 267 $34,447,065
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

267 267 $34,447,065
2003        
  Single Family 266 266 $34,349,192
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

266 266 $34,349,192
2004        
  Single Family 262 262 $35,662,793
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

262 262 $35,662,793
2005        
  Single Family 273 273 $48,611,112
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

273 273 $48,611,112
2006        
  Single Family 225 225 $33,250,869
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

225 225 $33,250,869


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Decatur City, AL): $37,192
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Decatur City): $88,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Decatur City): $429
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Decatur City, Alabama

Utility Gas: 36.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.8%
Electricity: 60.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Decatur City, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Decatur City, Alabama

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 671 $2,362,037 43 $32,196 2,396 $42,242 $13.44
Financial Administration 19 $73,210 2 $2,112 199 $46,238 $10.61
Other Government Administration 6 $26,422 5 $12,757 221 $52,844 $57.72
Judicial and Legal 15 $55,098 0 $0 0 $44,078 --
Police Protection - Officers 127 $477,028 19 $6,390 786 $45,074 $8.13
Police - Other 9 $22,459 0 $0 0 $29,945 --
Firefighters 102 $379,679 0 $0 0 $44,668 --
Fire - Other 2 $4,860 0 $0 0 $29,160 --
Correction 10 $24,989 0 $0 0 $29,987 --
Streets and Highways 50 $145,502 0 $0 0 $34,920 --
Health 6 $17,453 0 $0 0 $34,906 --
Solid Waste Management 50 $146,321 0 $0 0 $35,117 --
Sewerage 39 $142,334 1 $1,120 115 $43,795 $9.74
Parks and Recreation 75 $253,828 13 $4,355 708 $40,612 $6.15
Housing and Community Development(Local) 9 $31,859 0 $0 0 $42,479 --
Water Supply 47 $173,451 0 $0 0 $44,285 --
Electric Power 54 $198,233 2 $4,342 250 $44,052 $17.37
Gas Supply 29 $105,311 1 $1,120 115 $43,577 $9.74
Other and Unallocable 22 $83,999 0 $0 0 $45,818 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Decatur City, Alabama

Hga Home Health - Decatur


     Address: 1323 Stratford Road, Suite B, Decatur, Alabama 35601
     Ownership: Government - Combination Govt & Voluntary
     Certified Date: 7/25/1979

Morgan County Home Care


     Address: 201 Gordon Drive Se, Suite 107, Decatur, Alabama 35601
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/25/1987

Alacare Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 2708-1 6th Ave Se Suite B, Decatur, Alabama 35603
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/12/2001

Spectrum Home Health Agency


     Address: 3125 University Drive Suite C,, Huntsville, Alabama 35816
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/19/1983

Hga Home Health - Huntsville


     Address: 6767 Old Madison Pike- Building 4, Suite 400, Huntsville, Alabama 35806
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/20/1993

Hospitals Close To Decatur City, Alabama

Parkway Medical Center


     Address: 1874 Beltline Rd Sw, Decatur, Alabama 35601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Decatur General Hospital


     Address: 1201 7th Street Se, Decatur, Alabama 35609
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Hartselle Medical Center


     Address: 201 Pine Street Northwest, Hartselle, Alabama 35640
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Huntsville Hospital


     Address: 101 Sivley Rd, Huntsville, Alabama 35801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Crestwood Medical Center


     Address: One Hospital Dr Se, Huntsville, Alabama 35801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Decatur City, Alabama

Sunbridge Care & Rehabilitation Of Decatur


     Address: 1350 Fourteenth Avenue Southeast, Decatur, Alabama 35601
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 154
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Decatur Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 2326 Morgan Avenue Southwest, Decatur, Alabama 35603
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Windsor House


     Address: 4411 Mcallister Drive, Huntsville, Alabama 35805
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 105
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Cogburn Nursing Center-huntsville


     Address: 4010 Chris Drive, Huntsville, Alabama 35802
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Carington Health Center At Carlton Cove


     Address: One Crown Circle, Huntsville, Alabama 35802
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 63%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Decatur City, Alabama

Name: Browns Ferry
Address: PO Box 2000; Decatur, AL 35602
Distance: 3 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Decatur City, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 7,210
    Disabled Workers: 1,960
    Widowers Workers: 1,285
    Spouses Workers: 675
    Children Workers: 1,075


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Decatur City, Alabama


Charges


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $22,000
Parks & Recreation: $2,983,000
Sewerage: $7,544,000
Solid Waste Management: $3,841,000
All Other: $2,658,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $7,661,000
Electric Utilities: $74,375,000
Gas Utilities: $28,524,000


Federal Intergovernmental


General Support: $2,620,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $428,000
Highways: $453,000
Housing & Community Development: $862,000
All Other: $1,326,000


Current Operations


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, Nec: $154,000
Correctional Institutions: $361,000
Financial Administration: $776,000
Fire Protection: $7,415,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $740,000
Central Staff Services: $702,000
General Public Buildings: $508,000
Health Services - Other: $1,447,000
Regular Highways: $3,504,000
Housing & Community Development: $1,879,000
Libraries: $410,000
Parks & Recreation: $9,110,000
Police Protection: $9,751,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $681,000
Welfare - Other: $62,000
Sewerage: $4,929,000
Solid Waste Management: $5,924,000
General - Other: $1,774,000
Water Utilities: $5,358,000
Electric Utilities: $70,827,000
Gas Utilities: $26,574,000


Other Capital Outlay


Parks & Recreation: $300,000
Sewerage: $2,379,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,935,000
Water Utilities: $1,109,000
Electric Utilities: $1,704,000
Gas Utilities: $358,000


General


Interest On Debt: $4,148,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $9,000


Gas Utilities


Interest On Debt: $257,000


Transit Utilities


Interest On Debt: $2,112,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Air Transportation: $30,000
Central Staff Services: $150,000
Health: $150,000
General: $611,000


Tax


Property: $2,334,000
Total General Sales: $23,867,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $1,911,000
Motor Fuels Sales: $828,000
Public Utilities: $446,000
Tobacco Sales: $510,000
Other Selective Sales: $2,612,000
Motor Vehicle License: $173,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $4,377,000
Other License: $711,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $1,675,000
Interest Earnings: $2,116,000
Fines & Forfeits: $970,000
Rents: $2,000
General Revenue, Nec: $881,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $131,624,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $1,161,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $53,709,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $30,804,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,130,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $103,385,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $136,105,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,515,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $5,290,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $130,815,000


(updated 2006)



Morgan County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 30.06%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.09%
  • Other 0.85%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Decatur City, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Morgan County, AL

6.00 % of Morgan County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,230

Alabama Average 6.81 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,448

Alabama Average 0.14 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Morgan County, AL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Madison County , AL 0.81 % ($36,948 AGI )
  • Lawrence County , AL 0.74 % ($27,656 AGI )
  • Cullman County , AL 0.43 % ($27,850 AGI )

Relocation away from Morgan County, AL

5.49 % of Morgan County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,126

Alabama Average 6.16 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,905

Alabama Average 0.07 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Morgan County, AL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Madison County , AL 0.94 % ($41,316 AGI )
  • Lawrence County , AL 0.53 % ($32,432 AGI )
  • Limestone County , AL 0.42 % ($43,101 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Alabama

Low Bracket: $500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $3,000 (5.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Alabama

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Decatur City, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Decatur City, Alabama

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
11/15/2006, 11:10 am 0 0 $20K --
05/30/2004, 11:33 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/09/2001, 04:50 pm 0 0 $15K --
07/13/1997, 01:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/24/1997, 05:00 pm 0 0 $14K $2K
10/18/1996, 12:32 am 0 0 $4K --
04/23/1996, 01:55 am 0 0 $25K $2K
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Decatur City, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Decatur City, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 4 4 1 1 2 0 3 0 4 3 2 5
    per 100,000 n/a 7 7 2 2 4 0 5 0 7 5 4 9
Rape n/a 17 11 20 12 25 28 29 28 17 19 9 12
    per 100,000 n/a 31 20 37 22 45 50 52 50 30 34 16 21
Robbery n/a 105 117 137 62 80 105 123 78 74 56 80 26
    per 100,000 n/a 193 216 251 113 144 187 220 139 129 100 143 46
Assault n/a 91 89 109 125 142 118 136 117 117 119 149 106
    per 100,000 n/a 167 164 200 228 256 211 243 208 205 213 265 189
Burglary n/a 773 780 710 742 716 830 976 743 682 815 821 569
    per 100,000 n/a 1,421 1,441 1,301 1,353 1,292 1,482 1,745 1,320 1,193 1,457 1,463 1,014
Larceny Theft n/a 2,706 3,001 3,026 3,035 2,630 2,584 2,889 2,398 1,920 1,131 1,964 1,831
    per 100,000 n/a 4,974 5,546 5,543 5,532 4,747 4,613 5,164 4,260 3,359 2,021 3,499 3,264
Vehicle Theft n/a 114 176 185 217 283 210 131 93 149 163 128 153
    per 100,000 n/a 210 325 339 396 511 375 234 165 261 291 228 273
Arson n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 54 55 67 50 62 63 73 56 53 49 60 37
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 898 989 980 999 907 906 999 809 688 531 728 638
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 476 522 524 524 485 484 536 432 370 290 394 338


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Alabama

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,616 5,193 8,943 9,745 10,675 13,329 13,293 12,000 12,912 13,074


(updated 2014)



Jails in Decatur City, Alabama


  • Morgan County Jail And Annex


    302 Lee St., N.e., Decatur, AL 35602
    Confined: 204

  • Decatur City Jail


    402 Lee Street, Decatur, AL 35601
    Capacity: 96
    Confined: 82
    Avg. Population: 78
    Year Built: 1971
    Year Renovated: 1993


(updated 2006)



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