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   (County: Dekalb County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Rainsville 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
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 56

5 to 9 years : 306

10 to 14 years : 318

15 to 17 years : 57

18 and 19 years : 17

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 64

25 to 29 years : 127

30 to 34 years : 148

35 to 39 years : 96

40 to 44 years : 141

45 to 49 years : 227

50 to 54 years : 105

55 to 59 years : 143

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 96

65 and 66 years : 63

67 to 69 years : 40

70 to 74 years : 107

75 to 79 years : 71

80 to 84 years : 21

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 150

5 to 9 years : 137

10 to 14 years : 319

15 to 17 years : 89

18 and 19 years : 70

20 years : 54

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 35

25 to 29 years : 178

30 to 34 years : 248

35 to 39 years : 128

40 to 44 years : 153

45 to 49 years : 115

50 to 54 years : 162

55 to 59 years : 97

60 and 61 years : 80

62 to 64 years : 97

65 and 66 years : 72

67 to 69 years : 110

70 to 74 years : 115

75 to 79 years : 133

80 to 84 years : 46

85 years and over : 75


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,226

Multiple ancestry : 639

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 1,033


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,624

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 8

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 36

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 18

Not a U.S. citizen : 212


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 206

5 to 17 years : 1,226

18 to 24 years : 240

25 to 34 years : 701

35 to 44 years : 518

45 to 54 years : 609

55 to 59 years : 240

60 and 61 years : 112

62 to 64 years : 193

65 to 74 years : 507

75 years and over : 346

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 206

5 to 17 years : 959

18 to 24 years : 192

25 to 34 years : 494

35 to 44 years : 405

45 to 54 years : 416

55 to 59 years : 156

60 and 61 years : 71

62 to 64 years : 133

65 to 74 years : 432

75 years and over : 280

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 176

18 to 24 years : 48

25 to 34 years : 114

35 to 44 years : 94

45 to 54 years : 176

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 60

65 to 74 years : 75

75 years and over : 48

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 17

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 : 83

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 93

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 18


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,680

Female : 2,064

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 383

Female : 497

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 27

Female : 17

Foreign born:

Male : 145

Female : 85


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 3,723

Born in other state in the United States : 880

Native: born outside the United States : 44

Foreign born : 212


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 476

Now married, except separated : 1,638

Divorced : 296

Separated : 0

Widowed : 315

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 48

Now married, except separated : 450

Divorced : 83

Separated : 19

Widowed : 104

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 36

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 29

Now married, except separated : 62

Divorced : 0

Separated : 38

Widowed : 18


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,383

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 206

Speak English less than "very well" : 93

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Rainsville City, Alabama

  • United States Or American: 1,334   (50.2%)
  • Other Groups: 414   (15.6%)
  • English: 290   (10.9%)
  • Irish: 279   (10.5%)
  • German: 88   (3.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 62   (2.3%)
  • Swedish: 47   (1.8%)
  • Italian: 28   (1.1%)
  • Dutch: 25   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 20   (0.8%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 15   (0.6%)
  • Scottish: 10   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 9   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 8   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Polish: 6   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Rainsville City, Alabama is 4,898



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Rainsville City, Alabama: 2,235
Female Population in Rainsville City, Alabama: 2,663


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Rainsville City, Alabama: 36.8
Median Female Resident Age in Rainsville City, Alabama: 38.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Rainsville City, Alabama


White


Both sexes

41.8

Male

39.7

Female

44.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

40.0

Male

29.0

Female

41.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.8

Male

32.5

Female

36.0

Asian


Both sexes

38.5

Male

45.5

Female

38.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

7.5

Male

7.5

Female

16.0

Other


Both sexes

22.5

Male

27.0

Female

20.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

39.0

Male

34.5

Female

40.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.7

Male

23.2

Female

22.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.2

Male

40.0

Female

44.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Rainsville City, Alabama


  • White: 4,859
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 18
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 21



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (0.79%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (0.5%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 92   (6.63%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 79   (5.7%)
  • 9th Grade: 64   (4.61%)
  • 10th Grade: 100   (7.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 63   (4.54%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 36   (2.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 428   (30.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 114   (8.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 173   (12.47%)
  • Associate Degree: 69   (4.97%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 67   (4.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 73   (5.26%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (0.79%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (0.7%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 22   (1.29%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 53   (3.11%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 94   (5.51%)
  • 9th Grade: 140   (8.21%)
  • 10th Grade: 102   (5.98%)
  • 11th Grade: 74   (4.34%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 61   (3.58%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 549   (32.2%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 109   (6.39%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 257   (15.07%)
  • Associate Degree: 94   (5.51%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 81   (4.75%)
  • Master's Degree: 57   (3.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Rainsville City, Alabama

  • Dekalb County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 1668, Rainsville, AL 35986, Phone: (256) 638-6921, Students: 8,687 )

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

  • Plainview School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 469, Rainsville, AL 35986, Phone: (256) 638-3510, Students: 1,256 )

  • Alternative School


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: P O Box 529, Rainsville, AL 35986, Phone: (256) 638-8821, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Rainsville City, Alabama

  • Dekalb Vocational School


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: P O Box 529, Rainsville, AL 35986, Phone: (256) 638-4421, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Rainsville City, Alabama

  • Northeast Alabama Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,513; Location: Wy 35, Rainsville, AL 35986, Web: http://www.nacc.edu )

Academic Libraries In Rainsville City, Alabama

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Rainsville City, Alabama

  • Rainsville Public Library


    941 East Main Street, Rainsville, AL 35986

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Rainsville 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 Rainsville City, Alabama.

Area Features of Rainsville City, Alabama


Building


(1) Powell Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Rainsville Civic Center   (3) Rainsville Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Shiloh Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) New Bethel Cemetery   (2) Warren Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bailey Chapel   (2) Broadway Church   (3) Brown Church   (4) Double Spring Church   (5) Happy Hill Church Historical   (6) Miller Chapel   (7) Nazareth Church   (8) New Bethel Church   (9) Pilgrim Rest Church   (10) Pleasant Hill Church   (11) Rainsville Church   (12) Robertson Chapel United Methodist Church   (13) Straight Creek Church   (14) Straight Creek Church Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of Rainsville   (2) Rainsville-sylvania Division   (3) Town Of Powell   (4) Town Of Shiloh  

Crossing


(1) Bohannon Ford   (2) Suttell Ford  

Locale


(1) Rucks Store Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Lands Crossroads   (2) Luna Historical   (3) Musgrove Historical   (4) Pleasant Hill   (5) Pope   (6) Powells Crossroads   (7) Rainsville   (8) Shiloh  

School


(1) Brown School Historical   (2) De Kalb Annex School   (3) De Kalb Vocational School   (4) Deshield School Historical   (5) Plainview School   (6) Pope School Historical   (7) Shiloh School Historical  

Spring


(1) Double Spring  

Stream


(1) Big Branch   (2) Clark Branch   (3) Ivy Creek   (4) Phillips Branch  

Tower


(1) Wvsm-am Rainsville  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Rainsville City, Alabama

35986 (pop. 7,611)


Cities Nearby Rainsville City, Alabama

Rainsville-sylvania Ccd, AL  (pop. 13,891) 2.1 Miles
Shiloh Town, AL  (pop. 289) 2.6 Miles
Powell Town, AL  (pop. 2,135) 4.0 Miles
Fyffe Town, AL  (pop. 1,041) 4.7 Miles
Pine Ridge Town, AL  (pop. 210) 4.9 Miles
Sylvania Town, AL  (pop. 1,271) 5.4 Miles
Fyffe Ccd, AL  (pop. 5,670) 7.8 Miles
Fort Payne Ccd, AL  (pop. 18,561) 8.2 Miles
Fort Payne City, AL  (pop. 13,849) 8.3 Miles
Section Ccd, AL  (pop. 6,499) 8.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Rainsville City, Alabama

256



Elevation in Rainsville City, Alabama is 1,257.0 ft. (383.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Rainsville City, Alabama

Lat: 34.492258 N        Long: -85.845316 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 69   (3.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 106   (5.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 293   (15.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 167   (8.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 143   (7.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 268   (14.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 326   (17.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 76   (4.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 55   (2.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 66   (3.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 53   (2.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 118   (6.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 126   (6.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,792

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 149

In 3-person carpool : 64

In 4-person carpool : 22

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 : 12


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 15

5 to 9 minutes : 540

10 to 14 minutes : 273

15 to 19 minutes : 313

20 to 24 minutes : 281

25 to 29 minutes : 71

30 to 34 minutes : 241

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 49

45 to 59 minutes : 112

60 to 89 minutes : 114

90 or more minutes : 18


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

With Social Security income : 845

No Social Security income : 1,103


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

With retirement income : 409

No retirement income : 1,539


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 61

$10,000 to $14,999 : 27

$15,000 to $19,999 : 40

$20,000 to $24,999 : 186

$25,000 to $29,999 : 91

$30,000 to $34,999 : 65

$35,000 to $39,999 : 74

$40,000 to $44,999 : 48

$45,000 to $49,999 : 120

$50,000 to $59,999 : 53

$60,000 to $74,999 : 251

$75,000 to $99,999 : 122

$100,000 to $124,999 : 149

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,271


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Rainsville City, Alabama

  • WWIC (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Scottsboro, AL; Owner: Scottsboro Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WWGC (1090 AM; 0.5 kW; Guntersville, AL; Owner: Quality Properites, Llc)
  • WMGJ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Floyd L. Donald Broadcasting Co. Inc)
  • WZOB (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; Fort Payne, AL; Owner: Central Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WGSV (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Guntersville, AL; Owner: Guntersville Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WBSA (1300 AM; 1.0 kW; Boaz, AL; Owner: Watkins Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WZCT (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Scottsboro, AL; Owner: Bonner And Carlile Enterprises)
  • WJBY (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Gadsden, AL; Owner: The Dr Group, Llc)
  • WFPA (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Fort Payne, AL; Owner: J.a.r. Services Llc)
  • WVSM (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Rainsville, AL; Owner: Sand Mountain Advertising Co., Inc.)
  • WLYJ (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; Centre, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5.0 kW; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WAVU (630 AM; 1.0 kW; Boaz, AL; Owner: Sand Mountain Broadcasting Service, Inc.)
  • WQRX (870 AM; 4.7 kW; Hammondville, AL; Owner: Barinowski Investment Company)
  • WGAD (930 AM; 5.0 kW; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Coosa River Communications, Inc.)
  • WEIS (990 AM; 1.0 kW; Leesburg, AL; Owner: Baker Enterprises, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Rainsville City, Alabama

  • WMXN-FM (101.7 FM; Pisgah, AL; Owner: Kea Radio, Inc.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; Attalla, AL; Owner: Sand Mountain Broadcasting Service, Inc.)
  • WFXO (105.9 FM; Centre, AL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WFXO (105.9 FM; Leesburg, AL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WJIA (88.5 FM; Grant, AL; Owner: Lake City Educational Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WTBB (89.9 FM; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Trinity Christian Academy)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Mentone, AL; Owner: Appalachian Performing Arts Institute, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Henagar, AL; Owner: Shredding The Darkness)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; Attalla, AL; Owner: Gadsden State Community College)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; Gadsden, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WTWX-FM (95.9 FM; Guntersville, AL; Owner: Guntersville Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WKEA-FM (98.3 FM; Section, AL; Owner: Kea Radio, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Rainsville City, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 200  (20.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 67  (6.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 143  (14.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 184  (18.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 246  (24.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 172  (16.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 320  (31.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 9  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 200 Farms In Rainsville City, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Rainsville City, Alabama

First Southern State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $356.4k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

First Bank Of The South - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $84k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

First Federal Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $90.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 35

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Rainsville City, Alabama

  • Albertville Regional-Thomas J Brumlik Field


    (about 29.6 miles in Albertville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL1)

  • Barwick Lafayette


    (about 34.3 miles in La Fayette, Georgia; Airport Code: GA1)

  • Gadsen Municipal


    (about 38.4 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)

  • Northeast Alabama Regional


    (about 38.5 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)

  • Richard B Russell


    (about 40.3 miles in Shannon, Georgia; Airport Code: RMG)

  • Marion County Brown Field


    (about 41.9 miles in Jasper, Tennessee; Airport Code: APT)

  • Madison County Executive/Tom Sharp Jr. Field


    (about 47.8 miles in Meridianville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL3)

  • Franklin County


    (about 49.4 miles in Sewanee, Tennessee; Airport Code: UOS)

  • Redstone AAF


    (about 49.5 miles in Huntsville, Alabama; Airport Code: HUA)

  • Winchester Municipal


    (about 49.5 miles in Winchester, Tennessee; Airport Code: TN7)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Rainsville City, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

88.63%

Carpooled

6.10%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.31%

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

0.94%

Other Means

1.30%

Worked At Home

2.71%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,106

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 13

Female householder, no husband present : 187

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 626

Householder not living alone : 16


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 16

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 1,932


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,018

Renter-occupied housing units : 88

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 84

Renter-occupied housing units : 103

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 445

Renter-occupied housing units : 197


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 178

$10,000 to $14,999 : 211

$15,000 to $19,999 : 79

$20,000 to $24,999 : 257

$25,000 to $29,999 : 134

$30,000 to $34,999 : 96

$35,000 to $39,999 : 111

$40,000 to $44,999 : 44

$45,000 to $49,999 : 120

$50,000 to $59,999 : 112

$60,000 to $74,999 : 251

$75,000 to $99,999 : 151

$100,000 to $124,999 : 165

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 39

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Total : 2,086


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Occupied : 1,948

Vacant : 138


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 87

Built 2000 to 2004 : 30

Built 1990 to 1999 : 295

Built 1980 to 1989 : 321

Built 1970 to 1979 : 685

Built 1960 to 1969 : 365

Built 1950 to 1959 : 76

Built 1940 to 1949 : 78

Built 1939 or earlier : 149


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Utility gas : 324

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 469

Electricity : 1,155

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Rainsville City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 51

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 79

$40,000 to $49,999 : 53

$50,000 to $59,999 : 129

$60,000 to $69,999 : 41

$70,000 to $79,999 : 198

$80,000 to $89,999 : 59

$90,000 to $99,999 : 93

$100,000 to $124,999 : 93

$125,000 to $149,999 : 250

$150,000 to $174,999 : 100

$175,000 to $199,999 : 84

$200,000 to $249,999 : 146

$250,000 to $299,999 : 62

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 68

$500,000 to $749,999 : 12

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Rainsville City, 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 : 59

Home equity loan only : 106

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 758

Housing units without a mortgage : 637


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $226,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $144,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $151,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $142,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $87,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $121,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $48,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $97,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $37,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Rainsville City, Alabama: 67.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Rainsville 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 5 5 $350,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $350,000
2000        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,090,060
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 5 20 $946,480
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 30 $2,036,540
2001        
  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
2002        
  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
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 20 20 $2,619,444
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $2,619,444
2005        
  Single Family 23 23 $2,295,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $2,295,000
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 (Rainsville City, AL): $29,505
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Rainsville City): $69,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Rainsville City): $333
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Rainsville City, Alabama

Utility Gas: 11.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 30.8%
Electricity: 53.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 Rainsville City, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Rainsville City, Alabama

Amedisys Home Health Of Fort Payne


     Address: 501 Greenhill Blvd Suite 150, Fort Payne, Alabama 35967
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/11/2006

Dekalb County Home Care


     Address: 2401 Calvin Drive Southwest Suite 200, Fort Payne, Alabama 35967
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Highlands Home Health


     Address: 380 Woods Cove Road, Scottsboro, Alabama 35768
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/13/1993

Jackson County Home Care


     Address: 204 Liberty Lane, Scottsboro, Alabama 35769
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Dekalb Regional Home Health


     Address: 13280 County Road 51, Collinsville, Alabama 35961
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/30/1992

Hospitals Close To Rainsville City, Alabama

Dekalb Regional Medical Center


     Address: 200 Med Center Drive, Fort Payne, Alabama 35968
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Highlands Medical Center


     Address: 380 Woods Cove Road, Scottsboro, Alabama 35768
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Marshall Medical Center North


     Address: 8000 Alabama Highway 69, Guntersville, Alabama 35976
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Marshall Medical Center South


     Address: 2505 U S Highway 431 North, Boaz, Alabama 35957
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Gadsden Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1007 Goodyear Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35903
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Rainsville City, Alabama

Crowne Health Care Of Ft Payne


     Address: 403 13th Street Northwest, Fort Payne, Alabama 35967
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Highlands Health And Rehab


     Address: 380 Woods Cove Road, Scottsboro, Alabama 35768
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Cloverdale Health Care Inc.


     Address: 412 Cloverdale Road, Scottsboro, Alabama 35768
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 137
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Crossville Health And Rehabilitation, Llc


     Address: 8922 Highway 227 Po Box 97, Crossville, Alabama 35962
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Collinsville Nursing Home, Inc


     Address: 685 North Valley Ave, Collinsville, Alabama 35961
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 190
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Rainsville City, Alabama

Name: TVA
Address: 1101 Market Street; Chattanooga, TN 37402
Distance: 49 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Rainsville City, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 945
    Disabled Workers: 340
    Widowers Workers: 185
    Spouses Workers: 70
    Children Workers: 140


(updated 2007)



Dekalb County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.34%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.94%
  • Other 0.72%



(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 Rainsville City, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to DeKalb County, AL

5.25 % of DeKalb County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,130

Alabama Average 6.81 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Marshall County , AL 0.90 % ($21,706 AGI )
  • Jackson County , AL 0.76 % ($26,632 AGI )
  • Etowah County , AL 0.40 % ($28,221 AGI )

Relocation away from DeKalb County, AL

5.24 % of DeKalb 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 $29,343

Alabama Average 6.16 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Marshall County , AL 0.89 % ($26,219 AGI )
  • Jackson County , AL 0.80 % ($23,419 AGI )
  • Etowah County , AL 0.42 % ($27,022 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 Rainsville City, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.

























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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 Rainsville City, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Rainsville City, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a 0 2 0 0 1 1 1
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 84 n/a 0 40 0 0 20 20 20
Robbery 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 20 0
Assault 0 n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a 12 11 6 2 6 13 14
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 84 n/a 244 222 119 39 121 261 281
Burglary 7 n/a n/a n/a 22 n/a 20 17 13 7 19 19 19
    per 100,000 155 n/a n/a n/a 462 n/a 406 343 258 136 382 381 381
Larceny Theft 36 n/a n/a n/a 103 n/a 117 107 71 91 93 84 101
    per 100,000 797 n/a n/a n/a 2,165 n/a 2,377 2,162 1,407 1,770 1,870 1,684 2,024
Vehicle Theft 1 n/a n/a n/a 6 n/a 5 7 3 10 5 4 10
    per 100,000 22 n/a n/a n/a 126 n/a 102 141 59 195 101 80 200
Arson 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a 3 3 2 0 2 4 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
11 n/a n/a n/a 33 n/a 36 33 22 27 29 27 33
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
6 n/a n/a n/a 17 n/a 19 18 12 14 16 15 18


(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 Rainsville City, Alabama


  • Rainsville City Jail


    42 Mccurdy Avenue South, Rainsville, AL 35986
    Capacity: 8
    Confined: 3
    Avg. Population: 2
    Year Built: 1964
    Year Renovated: 1999


(updated 2006)



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