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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gordon Town, 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
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 2

10 to 14 years : 8

15 to 17 years : 15

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 4

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 3

35 to 39 years : 2

40 to 44 years : 6

45 to 49 years : 15

50 to 54 years : 5

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 2

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 11

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 3

10 to 14 years : 21

15 to 17 years : 2

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 5

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 18

35 to 39 years : 8

40 to 44 years : 9

45 to 49 years : 27

50 to 54 years : 7

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 5

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 221

Multiple ancestry : 18

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 43


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 281

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 1

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 51

18 to 24 years : 21

25 to 34 years : 21

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 54

55 to 59 years : 21

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 23

65 to 74 years : 37

75 years and over : 16

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 45

18 to 24 years : 18

25 to 34 years : 16

35 to 44 years : 13

45 to 54 years : 27

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 12

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 6

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 5

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 26

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 4

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 1

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 90

Female : 114

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 23

Female : 54

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 1

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 27

Born in other state in the United States : 29

Native: born outside the United States : 1

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 68

Now married, except separated : 71

Divorced : 15

Separated : 4

Widowed : 18

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 33

Divorced : 28

Separated : 3

Widowed : 2

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 1

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Speak only English : 282


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gordon Town, Alabama

  • Other Groups: 316   (96.3%)
  • United States Or American: 9   (2.7%)
  • English: 2   (0.6%)
  • Italian: 1   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gordon Town, Alabama is 282



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gordon Town, Alabama: 113
Female Population in Gordon Town, Alabama: 169


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gordon Town, Alabama: 47.1
Median Female Resident Age in Gordon Town, Alabama: 48.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gordon Town, Alabama


White


Both sexes

54.5

Male

52.5

Female

57.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

43.0

Male

41.0

Female

46.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

64.5

Male

64.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

27.3

Male

15.5

Female

27.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

2.5

Male

1.5

Female

4.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.8

Male

27.5

Female

40.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

55.3

Male

53.0

Female

57.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Gordon Town, Alabama


  • White: 57
  • African American: 218
  • American Indian: 7
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Gordon Town, Alabama

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (5.81%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 1   (1.16%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (3.49%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (5.81%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (4.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 3   (3.49%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (11.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (2.33%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 45   (52.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2   (2.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (5.81%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1   (1.16%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (2.52%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (11.76%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (5.04%)
  • 10th Grade: 8   (6.72%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (1.68%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (7.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 58   (48.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (10.08%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (1.68%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5   (4.2%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







Museums Near Gordon Town, Alabama


  • Gordon Community Library And Museum


    Po Box 413, Gordon, TX 76453

  • Gordon Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 222, Gordon, WI 54838

  • Mari Sandoz Room, Inc.


    117 North Main Street, Gordon, NE 69343

  • Sheridan County Historical Society Inc


    512 N Elm, Gordon, NE 69343

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Gordon Town, 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 Gordon Town, Alabama.

Area Features of Gordon Town, Alabama


Building


(1) Lucy Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Friendship Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Assembly Of God Church   (2) Antioch Church   (3) Bethlehem Church   (4) Friendship Church   (5) Jerusalem Church   (6) Jesus Name Church   (7) Mount Nebo Church   (8) New Life Church   (9) Pilgrims Rest Church   (10) Pleasant Hill Baptist Church   (11) Saint Johns Church   (12) Spring Hill Freewill Baptist Church   (13) Triumph Church   (14) Williams Chapel   (15) Williams Chapel Historical  

Civil


(1) Gordon Division  

Crossing


(1) Chandlers Ferry Historical   (2) Perry Ford Historical  

Dam


(1) Bazemore Mill Lake Dam   (2) Billy Byrd Dam  

Lake


(1) Acock Pond Historical   (2) Bazemores Mill Lake   (3) Florida Pond   (4) Florida Pond Historical   (5) Indigo Pond   (6) Long Pond   (7) White Pond Historical  

Locale


(1) Bryants Landing   (2) Ely Landing Historical   (3) Evans Store Historical   (4) Longs Store Historical   (5) Mcanulty   (6) Perry Landing Historical   (7) Willoughby Landing Historical  

Park


(1) Chattahoochee State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Alaga   (2) Crosby   (3) Grangeburg   (4) Lucy  

School


(1) Collins School Historical   (2) Crosby School Historical   (3) Herndon School Historical   (4) Jeffcoat School Historical   (5) Lucy School Historical   (6) Whitehead School Historical   (7) Zoe School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bazemores Mill Branch   (2) Bryans Creek   (3) Cypress Creek   (4) Guy Branch   (5) Howards Mill Creek  

Swamp


(1) Still Pond  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gordon Town, Alabama

36343 (pop. 1,607)


Cities Nearby Gordon Town, Alabama

Gordon Ccd, AL  (pop. 2,127) 2.8 Miles
Columbia Ccd, AL  (pop. 1,328) 7.9 Miles
Ashford City, AL  (pop. 1,853) 8.7 Miles
Columbia Town, AL  (pop. 679) 10.3 Miles
Avon Town, AL  (pop. 383) 11.3 Miles
Cowarts Town, AL  (pop. 1,852) 13.0 Miles
Cottonwood Ccd, AL  (pop. 5,271) 13.3 Miles
Cottonwood Town, AL  (pop. 1,177) 13.7 Miles
Webb Town, AL  (pop. 1,348) 13.7 Miles
Dothan Ccd, AL  (pop. 81,347) 17.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gordon Town, Alabama

334



Elevation in Gordon Town, Alabama is 171.0 ft. (52.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Gordon Town, Alabama

Lat: 31.143171 N        Long: -85.096114 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Gordon Town, 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 Gordon Town, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8   (7.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 23   (20.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 26   (22.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 11   (9.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 21   (18.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 10   (8.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 5   (4.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 6   (5.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2   (1.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 3   (2.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 82

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 9

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 0

10 to 14 minutes : 0

15 to 19 minutes : 4

20 to 24 minutes : 32

25 to 29 minutes : 6

30 to 34 minutes : 21

35 to 39 minutes : 9

40 to 44 minutes : 1

45 to 59 minutes : 10

60 to 89 minutes : 4

90 or more minutes : 4


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

With Social Security income : 54

No Social Security income : 60


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

With retirement income : 28

No retirement income : 86


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $44,999 : 7

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 to $99,999 : 2

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $24,375


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Gordon Town, Alabama

  • WBBK (1260 AM; 1.0 kW; Columbia, AL; Owner: Flint Media, Inc.)
  • WAGF (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Wilson Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WTYS (1340 AM; 0.54 kW; Marianna, FL; Owner: James L. Adams, Jr.)
  • NEW (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Virgle Leon Strickland, Individually)
  • NEW (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Virgle Leon Strickland, Individually)
  • WWNT (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Dove Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSEM (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Iron City, GA; Owner: Flint Media, Inc.)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Dothan, AL; Owner: Woof, Inc.)
  • WEEL (700 AM; 1.6 kW; Newville, AL; Owner: Jalo Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WTOT (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Marianna, FL; Owner: Mfr, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Gordon Town, Alabama

  • WLDA (100.5 FM; Dothan, AL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting Alabama Licensing Llc)
  • WLDA (100.5 FM; Dothan, AL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting Alabama Licensing Llc)
  • WJAQ (100.9 FM; Marianna, FL; Owner: Mfr, Inc.)
  • WAGF-FM (101.3 FM; Cowarts, AL; Owner: Wilson Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WTOT-FM (101.7 FM; Graceville, FL; Owner: Gfr, Inc.)
  • WESP (102.5 FM; Webb, AL; Owner: Gulf South Communications, Inc)
  • WDBT (105.3 FM; Webb, AL; Owner: Gulf South Communications, Inc.)
  • WGMK (106.3 FM; Iron City, GA; Owner: Flint Media, Inc.)
  • WWGF (107.5 FM; Donalsonville, GA; Owner: Barinowski Investment Company)
  • WAYP (88.3 FM; Cypress, FL; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc.)
  • WRWA (88.7 FM; Malvern, AL; Owner: Troy State University)
  • WGTF (89.5 FM; Dothan, AL; Owner: Dothan Community Educational Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Damascus, GA; Owner: Fisher Communications, Inc.)
  • WCOQ (90.5 FM; Colquitt, GA; Owner: D & K Communications Inc.)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Marianna, FL; Owner: Health And Happiness Radio, Inc.)
  • WVOB (91.3 FM; Dothan, AL; Owner: Bethany Bible College & B.t.s. Inc.)
  • WJJN (92.1 FM; Ashford, AL; Owner: Wilson Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WBBK-FM (93.1 FM; Columbia, AL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting Alabama Licensing Llc)
  • WTYS-FM (94.1 FM; Marianna, FL; Owner: James L. Adams, Jr.)
  • WIZB (94.3 FM; Newville, AL; Owner: Radio Training Network, Inc.)
  • WTVY-FM (95.5 FM; Webb, AL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting Alabama Licensing Llc)
  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; Colquitt, GA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WOOF-FM (99.7 FM; Webb, AL; Owner: Woof, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Gordon Town, Alabama

  • WDHN (Channel 18; Cowarts, AL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WDFX-TV (Channel 34; Malvern, AL; Owner: Wdfx License Subsidiary, Llc)
  • 960920KM (Channel 39; Headland, AL; Owner: Acts Ii Educational Corp., Inc)
  • 970331LQ (Channel 39; Webb, AL; Owner: Community Television Educators)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Gordon Town, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 8  (16.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 0  (0.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3  (6.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 17  (34.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 11  (15.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 23  (32.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 19  (27.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (5.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (4.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 47 Farms In Gordon Town, Alabama


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Gordon Town, Alabama

  • Headland Municipal


    (about 19.9 miles in Headland, Alabama; Airport Code: VWA)

  • Dothan Regional


    (about 24.1 miles in Dothan, Alabama; Airport Code: DHN)

  • Decatur County Industrial Air Park


    (about 29.6 miles in Brinson, Georgia; Airport Code: BGE)

  • Cairns AAF


    (about 37.6 miles in Daleville, Alabama; Airport Code: OZR)

  • Vosikas


    (about 38.9 miles in Bonifay, Florida; Airport Code: FL3)

  • Enterprise Municipal


    (about 48.7 miles in Enterprise, Alabama; Airport Code: ETS)

  • Weedon Field


    (about 55.9 miles in Eufaula, Alabama; Airport Code: EUF)

  • Brundidge Municipal


    (about 58.4 miles in Brundidge, Alabama; Airport Code: VZI)

  • Southwest Georgia Regional


    (about 59.5 miles in Albany, Georgia; Airport Code: ABY)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gordon Town, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.51%

Carpooled

16.10%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.85%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

2.54%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Gordon Town, 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
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 49

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 2

Female householder, no husband present : 22

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 41

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 3

All other households : 109


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 43

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 39

Renter-occupied housing units : 2


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 25

$15,000 to $19,999 : 24

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $44,999 : 7

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 to $99,999 : 2

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Total : 145


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Occupied : 114

Vacant : 31


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 3

Built 1990 to 1999 : 27

Built 1980 to 1989 : 16

Built 1970 to 1979 : 23

Built 1960 to 1969 : 24

Built 1950 to 1959 : 11

Built 1940 to 1949 : 22

Built 1939 or earlier : 19


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Utility gas : 2

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 12

Electricity : 93

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 5

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 2

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 20

$60,000 to $69,999 : 5

$70,000 to $79,999 : 10

$80,000 to $89,999 : 1

$90,000 to $99,999 : 6

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 3

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 1

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 31

Housing units without a mortgage : 64


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Gordon Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $53,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $47,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $39,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $29,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $37,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $70,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $33,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gordon Town, Alabama: 62.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Gordon Town, 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $176,650
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $176,650
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $252,630
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $252,630
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Gordon Town, AL): $16,917
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gordon Town): $39,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gordon Town): $306
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gordon Town, Alabama

Utility Gas: 4.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 15.3%
Electricity: 70.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 6.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.7%


(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 Gordon Town, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Gordon Town, Alabama

Medical Center Home Health Services (1)


     Address: 1000 West Main Street Suite 460, Dothan, Alabama 36301
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/9/1976

Caresouth Homecare Professionals


     Address: 3700 Ross Clark Circle, Suite 1, Dothan, Alabama 36303
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/20/1984

Medical Center Home Health Services (2)


     Address: 1000 West Main Street, Suite 460, Dothan, Alabama 36301
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/1/1978

Houston County Home Care


     Address: 1781 E Cottonwood Road, Dothan, Alabama 36302
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Mid-south Home Health Agency, Llc


     Address: 430 West Main Street, Suite 1, Dothan, Alabama 36301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/24/1975

Hospitals Close To Gordon Town, Alabama

Donalsonville Hospital Inc


     Address: 102 Hospital Cir, Donalsonville, Georgia 39845
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Flowers Hospital


     Address: 4370 West Main Street, Dothan, Alabama 36305
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Early Memorial Hospital


     Address: 630 Columbia Road, Blakely, Georgia 39823
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Jackson Hospital


     Address: 4250 Hospital Drive, Marianna, Florida 32446
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Campbellton Graceville Hospital


     Address: 5429 College Drive, Graceville, Florida 32440
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Gordon Town, Alabama

Seminole Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 100 Florence Street, Donalsonville, Georgia 31745
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Extendicare Health Center


     Address: 950 South St. Andrews Street, Dothan, Alabama 36302
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 168
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Wesley Manor Retirement Center


     Address: 718 Honeysuckle Road, Dothan, Alabama 36301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 153
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Westside Terrace Health & Rehabilitation Cente


     Address: 501 North Woodburn Drive, Dothan, Alabama 36303
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 158
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Miller Nursing Home


     Address: 206 Grace St, Colquitt, Georgia 31737
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 87%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gordon Town, Alabama

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 9 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gordon Town, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 170
    Disabled Workers: 90
    Widowers Workers: 40
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 50


(updated 2007)



Houston County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.26%
  • Bush & Cheney 74.24%
  • Other 0.50%



(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 Gordon Town, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Houston County, AL

7.86 % of Houston County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,169

Alabama Average 6.81 %

0.08 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,259

Alabama Average 0.14 %

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

  • Dale County , AL 1.11 % ($27,465 AGI )
  • Henry County , AL 0.59 % ($49,650 AGI )
  • Geneva County , AL 0.56 % ($29,146 AGI )

Relocation away from Houston County, AL

6.73 % of Houston 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 $32,807

Alabama Average 6.16 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $42,176

Alabama Average 0.07 %

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

  • Dale County , AL 0.92 % ($25,255 AGI )
  • Henry County , AL 0.55 % ($30,731 AGI )
  • Geneva County , AL 0.50 % ($29,738 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 Gordon Town, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Gordon Town, Alabama

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
11/15/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
01/01/2006, 08:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Hail        
05/13/1999, 03:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/22/2006, 04:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/14/2005, 08:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/27/2005, 11:00 am 0 0 $100K --
07/15/2004, 07:00 pm 0 0 $100K --
06/28/2004, 04:46 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/27/2004, 04:15 pm 0 0 $150K --
06/26/2004, 12:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
12/24/2002, 07:50 am 0 0 $75K --
07/20/2002, 05:25 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/14/2002, 03:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/14/2002, 03:00 pm 0 0 $15K --
12/16/2000, 08:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/18/2000, 05:20 pm 0 0 $30K --
07/12/2000, 02:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/11/2000, 03:00 pm 0 0 $30K --
05/13/1999, 04:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/05/1998, 06:11 pm 0 1 $15K --
01/05/1997, 06:50 am 0 0 $150K --
01/01/1904, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Gordon Town, Alabama

  • Category 1: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 70 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: DORA - Wind Speed: 35 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 20 Knots



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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 Gordon Town, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.



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)



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