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Demographics Analysis

The people of Section 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
(Section Town, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 9 years : 14

10 to 14 years : 9

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 9

21 years : 14

22 to 24 years : 9

25 to 29 years : 26

30 to 34 years : 16

35 to 39 years : 41

40 to 44 years : 41

45 to 49 years : 46

50 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 3

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 19

Female:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 9 years : 54

10 to 14 years : 6

15 to 17 years : 35

18 and 19 years : 19

20 years : 2

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 46

30 to 34 years : 12

35 to 39 years : 42

40 to 44 years : 14

45 to 49 years : 49

50 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 13

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 25

75 to 79 years : 13

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Section Town, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 588

Multiple ancestry : 135

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 147


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 861

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 6

Not a U.S. citizen : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Section Town, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 78

5 to 17 years : 118

18 to 24 years : 55

25 to 34 years : 100

35 to 44 years : 138

45 to 54 years : 142

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 30

65 to 74 years : 66

75 years and over : 70

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 78

5 to 17 years : 109

18 to 24 years : 44

25 to 34 years : 79

35 to 44 years : 94

45 to 54 years : 92

55 to 59 years : 40

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 54

75 years and over : 57

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 21

35 to 44 years : 35

45 to 54 years : 50

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 12

75 years and over : 13

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 : 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

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 : 9

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
(Section Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 293

Female : 384

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 93

Female : 91

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 9

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Section Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 643

Born in other state in the United States : 183

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 129

Now married, except separated : 218

Divorced : 83

Separated : 13

Widowed : 79

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 44

Now married, except separated : 65

Divorced : 51

Separated : 0

Widowed : 18

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 2

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 764

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 9


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Section Town, Alabama

  • Other Groups: 125   (24.7%)
  • United States Or American: 104   (20.6%)
  • Irish: 101   (20.0%)
  • German: 62   (12.3%)
  • English: 60   (11.9%)
  • Dutch: 20   (4.0%)
  • European: 11   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6   (1.2%)
  • Swedish: 5   (1.0%)
  • Scottish: 4   (0.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 4   (0.8%)
  • Italian: 2   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.4%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Section Town, Alabama is 870



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Section Town, Alabama: 395
Female Population in Section Town, Alabama: 475


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Section Town, Alabama: 41.7
Median Female Resident Age in Section Town, Alabama: 38.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Section Town, Alabama


White


Both sexes

40.9

Male

41.4

Female

40.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.5

Male

41.0

Female

45.5

Asian


Both sexes

11.8

Male

5.5

Female

24.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

37.5

Male

32.5

Female

37.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

37.5

Male

24.0

Female

50.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.5

Male

43.0

Female

37.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.0

Male

41.4

Female

40.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Section Town, Alabama


  • White: 826
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 22
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 22



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (3.17%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (3.17%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (1.19%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 15   (5.95%)
  • 9th Grade: 20   (7.94%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (7.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (2.38%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (1.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 95   (37.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (3.97%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 19   (7.54%)
  • Associate Degree: 14   (5.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22   (8.73%)
  • Master's Degree: 3   (1.19%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (1.19%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.79%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (1.07%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.71%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 14   (5%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 21   (7.5%)
  • 9th Grade: 28   (10%)
  • 10th Grade: 18   (6.43%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (3.21%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (4.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 74   (26.43%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 21   (7.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 34   (12.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (3.93%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13   (4.64%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (6.79%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Section Town, Alabama

  • Section High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 10, Section, AL 35771, Phone: (256) 228-6718, Students: 578 )

  • Macedonia School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 196 County Road 49, Section, AL 35771, Phone: (256) 228-4483, Students: 149 )



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Section Town, Alabama


Bar


(1) Caldwell Bar  

Bridge


(1) Old Sauty Mill Bridge  

Building


(1) Macedonia Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Section Police Department   (3) Section Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bluff Cemetery   (2) Chisenhall Cemetery   (3) Nicholson Cemetery   (4) Old Sardis Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethany Church   (2) Corinth Church   (3) Haigwood Church   (4) Hancock Church   (5) Harmony Church   (6) Old Antioch Church   (7) Old Sardis Church   (8) Pleasant Grove Church   (9) Rockhouse Church   (10) Salem Church   (11) Section United Methodist Church   (12) Welcome Hill Church  

Civil


(1) Riley Reservation   (2) Section Division   (3) Town Of Section  

Crossing


(1) Caldwell Ferry Historical   (2) Larkin Ferry Historical  

Gap


(1) Gossett Gap   (2) Langston Gap   (3) Section Gap  

Island


(1) Goose Pond Island   (2) Larkins Towhead Historical  

Locale


(1) Lake Shore Drive Cabin Site Area   (2) Larkin Landing Historical   (3) Matheny Mill Historical   (4) Rock House   (5) Sauty Mills Historical   (6) Stringers Mill Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Bellview   (2) Chisenhall Subdivision   (3) Crossroad   (4) Davistown   (5) Hancock Crossroads   (6) Hannah Historical   (7) Lake Shore Drive Subdivision   (8) Macedonia   (9) Rock City   (10) Section   (11) Talley Historical  

School


(1) Bellview School Historical   (2) Crossroads School Historical   (3) Davistown School Historical   (4) Hale School Historical   (5) Macedonia School Historical   (6) Patterson School Historical   (7) Salem School Historical   (8) Section High School   (9) Tomlin School Historical  

Spring


(1) Chisenhall Spring  

Stream


(1) Anderson Branch   (2) Bone Creek   (3) Carter Branch   (4) Chisenhall Branch   (5) Haigwood Branch   (6) Harmony Branch   (7) Hilley Branch   (8) Jackie Branch   (9) Kirby Creek   (10) Lewis Branch   (11) Mink Branch   (12) Reedy Creek   (13) Roseberry Creek   (14) Skelton Branch   (15) Straight Creek   (16) Stringer Creek   (17) Weatherley Branch   (18) Wilborn Branch  

Summit


(1) Zion Hill  

Swamp


(1) Tupelo Swamp Historical  

Tower


(1) Wkea-fm Scottsboro  

Valley


(1) Weatherley Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Section Town, Alabama

35771 (pop. 3,745)


Cities Nearby Section Town, Alabama

Section Ccd, AL  (pop. 6,499) 1.6 Miles
Dutton Town, AL  (pop. 258) 4.6 Miles
Scottsboro City, AL  (pop. 14,731) 5.9 Miles
Langston Town, AL  (pop. 279) 6.1 Miles
Powell Town, AL  (pop. 2,135) 6.2 Miles
Scottsboro Ccd, AL  (pop. 20,096) 7.5 Miles
Rainsville-sylvania Ccd, AL  (pop. 13,891) 9.7 Miles
Hollywood Town, AL  (pop. 959) 9.7 Miles
Shiloh Town, AL  (pop. 289) 10.0 Miles
Rainsville City, AL  (pop. 4,898) 10.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Section Town, Alabama

256



Elevation in Section Town, Alabama is 1,348.0 ft. (411.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Section Town, Alabama

Lat: 34.578155 N        Long: -85.988114 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 25   (7.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 22   (7.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 14   (4.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 32   (10.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 25   (7.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 65   (20.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 27   (8.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 6   (1.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 7   (2.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (1.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 34   (10.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 44   (14.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Section Town, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 286

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 21

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 2

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 9

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 : 13

Worked at home : 7


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Section Town, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 4

5 to 9 minutes : 8

10 to 14 minutes : 36

15 to 19 minutes : 86

20 to 24 minutes : 83

25 to 29 minutes : 14

30 to 34 minutes : 46

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 4

45 to 59 minutes : 27

60 to 89 minutes : 12

90 or more minutes : 11


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 138

No Social Security income : 219


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 42

No retirement income : 315


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Section Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 27

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 33

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $74,999 : 10

$75,000 to $99,999 : 19

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $37,935


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Section Town, 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)
  • 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)
  • WFPA (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Fort Payne, AL; Owner: J.a.r. Services Llc)
  • WGNQ (1480 AM; 1.0 kW; Bridgeport, AL; Owner: Mg Media, Inc.)
  • WVSM (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Rainsville, AL; Owner: Sand Mountain Advertising Co., Inc.)
  • 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)
  • WEIS (990 AM; 1.0 kW; Leesburg, AL; Owner: Baker Enterprises, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Section Town, Alabama

  • WMXN-FM (101.7 FM; Pisgah, AL; Owner: Kea Radio, Inc.)
  • WFXO (105.9 FM; Leesburg, AL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WJIA (88.5 FM; Grant, AL; Owner: Lake City Educational Broadcasting Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Mentone, AL; Owner: Appalachian Performing Arts Institute, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Henagar, AL; Owner: Shredding The Darkness)
  • 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 Section Town, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 34  (18.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 7  (3.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 32  (17.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (3.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 46  (24.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 36  (24.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 25  (16.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 53  (35.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (3.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 129 Farms In Section Town, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Section Town, Alabama

Fnb Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $363.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Section Town, Alabama

  • Albertville Regional-Thomas J Brumlik Field


    (about 28.5 miles in Albertville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL1)

  • Madison County Executive/Tom Sharp Jr. Field


    (about 37.8 miles in Meridianville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL3)

  • Redstone AAF


    (about 40.2 miles in Huntsville, Alabama; Airport Code: HUA)

  • Barwick Lafayette


    (about 40.4 miles in La Fayette, Georgia; Airport Code: GA1)

  • Marion County Brown Field


    (about 40.4 miles in Jasper, Tennessee; Airport Code: APT)

  • Winchester Municipal


    (about 41.9 miles in Winchester, Tennessee; Airport Code: TN7)

  • Gadsen Municipal


    (about 42.1 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)

  • Northeast Alabama Regional


    (about 42.2 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)

  • Franklin County


    (about 43.6 miles in Sewanee, Tennessee; Airport Code: UOS)

  • Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field


    (about 44.9 miles in Huntsville, Alabama; Airport Code: HSV)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Section Town, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.50%

Carpooled

10.63%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.63%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.13%

Other Means

1.56%

Worked At Home

1.56%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 144

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 21

Female householder, no husband present : 39

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 137

Householder not living alone : 16


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 15

All other households : 333


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Section Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 112

Renter-occupied housing units : 32

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 21

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23

Renter-occupied housing units : 16

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 67

Renter-occupied housing units : 86


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Section Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 84

$10,000 to $14,999 : 57

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 33

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 7

$50,000 to $59,999 : 28

$60,000 to $74,999 : 10

$75,000 to $99,999 : 21

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Section Town, Alabama)

Total : 395


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Section Town, Alabama)

Occupied : 357

Vacant : 38


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Section Town, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Section Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 26

Built 1990 to 1999 : 44

Built 1980 to 1989 : 64

Built 1970 to 1979 : 113

Built 1960 to 1969 : 55

Built 1950 to 1959 : 34

Built 1940 to 1949 : 15

Built 1939 or earlier : 44


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Section Town, Alabama)

Utility gas : 17

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 89

Electricity : 230

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 7

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 14

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Section Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 4

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 35

$60,000 to $69,999 : 6

$70,000 to $79,999 : 21

$80,000 to $89,999 : 22

$90,000 to $99,999 : 11

$100,000 to $124,999 : 18

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $174,999 : 13

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 4

$250,000 to $299,999 : 4

$300,000 to $399,999 : 11

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 2

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Section 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 : 3

Home equity loan only : 4

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 90

Housing units without a mortgage : 105


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $156,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $18,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $153,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $72,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $53,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $76,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $97,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $85,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Section Town, Alabama: 66.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Section Town, AL): $31,500
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Section Town): $66,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Section Town): $402
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Section Town, Alabama

Utility Gas: 1.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 45.4%
Electricity: 45.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 5.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Section Town, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Section Town, Alabama

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

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

Dekalb Regional Home Health


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

Hospitals Close To Section Town, Alabama

Highlands Medical Center


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

Dekalb Regional Medical Center


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

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 Section Town, Alabama

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%

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%

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
Section Town, Alabama

Name: TVA
Address: 1101 Market Street; Chattanooga, TN 37402
Distance: 50 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Section Town, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 420
    Disabled Workers: 195
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 40
    Children Workers: 105


(updated 2007)



Jackson County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.49%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.76%
  • Other 0.75%



(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 Section Town, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Jackson County, AL

4.91 % of Jackson County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,157

Alabama Average 6.81 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • De Kalb County , AL 0.94 % ($23,419 AGI )
  • Madison County , AL 0.46 % ($37,810 AGI )
  • Marshall County , AL 0.30 % ($32,574 AGI )

Relocation away from Jackson County, AL

4.70 % of Jackson 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 $28,617

Alabama Average 6.16 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • De Kalb County , AL 0.89 % ($26,632 AGI )
  • Madison County , AL 0.71 % ($31,884 AGI )
  • Hamilton County , TN 0.29 % ($31,943 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 Section Town, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Section Town, Alabama

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/04/1998, 01:10 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Section Town, Alabama

  • 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 Section Town, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Section Town, 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 n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Rape 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Robbery 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Assault 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Burglary 2 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 259 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 4 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 1 6 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 518 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 132 793 n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 1 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 130 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
Arson 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
2 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 2 n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a


(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)



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