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   (County: Walker County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sipsey 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
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 9 years : 12

10 to 14 years : 29

15 to 17 years : 21

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 3

25 to 29 years : 81

30 to 34 years : 21

35 to 39 years : 6

40 to 44 years : 26

45 to 49 years : 49

50 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 1

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 13

Female:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 16

15 to 17 years : 12

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 0

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 51

25 to 29 years : 4

30 to 34 years : 5

35 to 39 years : 31

40 to 44 years : 6

45 to 49 years : 25

50 to 54 years : 12

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 9

75 to 79 years : 5

80 to 84 years : 21

85 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 254

Multiple ancestry : 144

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 224


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 622

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 : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 17 years : 90

18 to 24 years : 69

25 to 34 years : 111

35 to 44 years : 69

45 to 54 years : 122

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 59

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 17 years : 81

18 to 24 years : 69

25 to 34 years : 53

35 to 44 years : 64

45 to 54 years : 66

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 53

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 58

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 56

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 6

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 : 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
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 218

Female : 249

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 121

Female : 34

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 264

Born in other state in the United States : 100

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 95

Now married, except separated : 208

Divorced : 37

Separated : 7

Widowed : 49

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 108

Now married, except separated : 13

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 21

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

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)
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Speak only English : 604


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sipsey Town, Alabama

  • Other Groups: 279   (54.6%)
  • United States Or American: 101   (19.8%)
  • Irish: 65   (12.7%)
  • German: 26   (5.1%)
  • English: 22   (4.3%)
  • Polish: 5   (1.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 4   (0.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 3   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 2   (0.4%)
  • Dutch: 2   (0.4%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sipsey Town, Alabama is 622



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sipsey Town, Alabama: 339
Female Population in Sipsey Town, Alabama: 283


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sipsey Town, Alabama: 33.9
Median Female Resident Age in Sipsey Town, Alabama: 36.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sipsey Town, Alabama


White


Both sexes

45.5

Male

39.9

Female

48.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

37.3

Male

35.0

Female

40.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

15.5

Male

5.5

Female

25.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

26.5

Male

26.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

9.5

Male

2.5

Female

11.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

2.0

Male

2.5

Female

1.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.5

Male

39.9

Female

48.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Sipsey Town, Alabama


  • White: 364
  • African American: 238
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 20



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 1   (0.58%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (1.73%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (3.47%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 13   (7.51%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (4.62%)
  • 10th Grade: 12   (6.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (7.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 25   (14.45%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 54   (31.21%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 13   (7.51%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 15   (8.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 8   (4.62%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1   (0.58%)
  • Master's Degree: 1   (0.58%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (4.55%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (1.14%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1   (0.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3   (1.7%)
  • 9th Grade: 15   (8.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (8.52%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (10.8%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (5.11%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 74   (42.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 9   (5.11%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 13   (7.39%)
  • Associate Degree: 1   (0.57%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4   (2.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 3   (1.7%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Sipsey Junior High School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: P O Box 30, Sipsey, AL 35584, Phone: (205) 648-5083, Students: 285 )



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sipsey Town, Alabama


Bar


(1) Phillips Shoals   (2) Sanders Shoals  

Bend


(1) Burton Bend   (2) Drummond Bend   (3) Magbee Bend  

Building


(1) Argo Area Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Sipsey Police Department   (3) Sipsey Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Burton Cemetery   (2) Drummond Cemetery  

Church


(1) Akins Grove Church   (2) Argo Church   (3) Barton Grove Church   (4) Freewill Church   (5) Mount Pilgrim Church   (6) New Bethel Church   (7) New Hope Church   (8) Oak Grove Church   (9) Piney Woods Church   (10) Piney Woods Community Church   (11) Pisgah Church   (12) Riverside Church   (13) Sipsey Church   (14) Union Grove Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Sipsey  

Crossing


(1) Baltimore Ford   (2) Burtons Ferry Historical   (3) Drummond Ferry Historical   (4) Phillips Ferry Historical   (5) Sanderson Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) Bill Grey Dam  

Locale


(1) Bush Tower   (2) Phillips Landing Historical  

Mine


(1) Aycock Mine   (2) Clark Hollow Mine   (3) Eastside Mine   (4) Old Sipsey Mine   (5) Pledger Mine   (6) Rollo Mine   (7) Sipsey Mine   (8) Tremble Mine  

Populated Place


(1) Argo   (2) Black Warrior Town Historical   (3) Campbellville   (4) Lynns Park   (5) Pine Tree Trailer Park   (6) Sipsey  

Post Office


(1) Crossville Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Grey  

School


(1) Argo School Historical   (2) Banks School Historical   (3) Sipsey Junior High School  

Stream


(1) Blackwater Creek   (2) Bruton Creek   (3) Burton Creek   (4) Clark Branch   (5) Cordell Creek   (6) Cow Branch   (7) Jim Light Branch   (8) Leeth Creek   (9) Little Blackwater Creek   (10) Mathis Creek   (11) Old Town Creek   (12) Poley Creek   (13) Sipsey Fork   (14) Wilson Branch  

Tower


(1) Wpyk-am Dora  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sipsey Town, Alabama

35584 (pop. 421)


Cities Nearby Sipsey Town, Alabama

Empire Ccd, AL  (pop. 2,239) 4.5 Miles
Dora Ccd, AL  (pop. 8,880) 5.2 Miles
Sumiton City, AL  (pop. 2,544) 5.7 Miles
Dora City, AL  (pop. 2,113) 6.5 Miles
Sipsey Ccd, AL  (pop. 5,459) 6.6 Miles
Cordova City, AL  (pop. 2,080) 7.2 Miles
Cordova Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,458) 7.7 Miles
Robbins Crossroads Ccd, AL  (pop. 5,987) 7.9 Miles
Jasper Ccd, AL  (pop. 22,807) 10.5 Miles
Jasper City, AL  (pop. 13,960) 11.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sipsey Town, Alabama

205



Elevation in Sipsey Town, Alabama is 436.0 ft. (133.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sipsey Town, Alabama

Lat: 33.823108 N        Long: -87.086127 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 13   (7.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 11   (6.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 15   (8.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 23   (13.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 11   (6.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 13   (7.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 19   (10.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 9   (5.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 5   (2.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 9   (5.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 35   (19.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 9   (5.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 169

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 58

In 3-person carpool : 14

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 : 7


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 3

5 to 9 minutes : 4

10 to 14 minutes : 9

15 to 19 minutes : 22

20 to 24 minutes : 45

25 to 29 minutes : 8

30 to 34 minutes : 9

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 70

60 to 89 minutes : 71

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 104

No Social Security income : 147


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 32

No retirement income : 219


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 17

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 12

$60,000 to $74,999 : 7

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 12

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $40,833


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Sipsey Town, Alabama

  • WCOC (1010 AM; 5.0 kW; Sipsey, AL; Owner: Azteca Communications Of Alabama, Inc.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WLYG (1170 AM; 0.85 kW; Hanceville, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc.)
  • WAYE (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Christian Broadcasting Of Birmingham, Inc.)
  • WJLX (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Jasper, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc.)
  • WYDE (1260 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Kimtron, Inc.)
  • WPSB (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WFMH (1340 AM; 0.67 kW; Cullman, AL; Owner: Williams Communications)
  • WIXI (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; Jasper, AL; Owner: Walker Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WJLD (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Richardson Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WZGX (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Bessemer, AL; Owner: Bar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WMCJ (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Cullman, AL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WRLM (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Davidson Media Station Wlph Licensee, Llc,)
  • WRSM (1540 AM; 1.0 kW; Sumiton, AL; Owner: Sumiton Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WAGG (610 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WSPZ (690 AM; 50.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSPZ (690 AM; 0.5 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WXJC (850 AM; 50.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Kimtron, Inc.)
  • WATV (900 AM; 0.845 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Mcl/mcm Alabama, Llc)
  • WERC (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)

FM Radio Stations Near Sipsey Town, Alabama

  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; Hanceville, AL; Owner: Kimtron, Inc.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WENN (105.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WUHT (107.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Cullman, AL; Owner: Centro Comunitario Juvenil Mahanaim, Inc.)
  • WJBE (88.5 FM; Jasper, AL; Owner: Big South Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLJR (88.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Briarwood Presbyterian Church)
  • WBFR (89.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Double Springs, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Arley, AL; Owner: Trinity Christian Academy)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Townley, AL; Owner: Wilbur Gospel Communications And Foundation)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Addison, AL; Owner: God's Final Call & Warning, Inc.)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Bd Of Trustees/u Of Al At Birmingham)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Double Springs, AL; Owner: Joy Christian Communications, Inc)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Kansas, AL; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Arley, AL; Owner: Wilbur Gospel Communications And Foundation)
  • WJSR (91.1 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Jefferson State Community College)
  • WVSU-FM (91.1 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Samford University)
  • WKUL (92.1 FM; Cullman, AL; Owner: Jonathan Christian Corp.)
  • WXJC-FM (92.5 FM; Quinton, AL; Owner: Kimtron, Inc.)
  • WDJC-FM (93.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Kimtron, Inc.)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WBHJ (95.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WNCB (97.3 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WZRR (99.5 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Sipsey Town, Alabama

  • WBIQ (Channel 10; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Alabama Educational Television Commission)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Media General Communications Holdings, Llc)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Wtto Licensee, Llc)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Nvt Birmingham Licensee, Llc)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • WABM (Channel 68; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Birmingham (wabm-tv) Licensee, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Sipsey Town, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 12  (12.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 11  (11.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 8  (8.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 19  (19.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 16  (19.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 31  (38.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 27  (33.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (2.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 5 Farms In Sipsey Town, Alabama


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Sipsey Town, Alabama

  • Birmingham Airport


    (about 26.2 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International


    (about 26.2 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Birmingham International


    (about 26.2 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Bessemer Airport


    (about 36.4 miles in Helena, Alabama; Airport Code: EKY)

  • Shelby County


    (about 47.9 miles in Saginaw, Alabama; Airport Code: AL2)

  • Tuscaloosa Regional


    (about 51.4 miles in Northport, Alabama; Airport Code: TCL)

  • Albertville Regional-Thomas J Brumlik Field


    (about 55.2 miles in Albertville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL1)

  • Marion County


    (about 56.2 miles in Hamilton, Alabama; Airport Code: HAB)

  • Pryor Field Regional


    (about 58.0 miles in Tanner, Alabama; Airport Code: DCU)

  • Northeast Alabama Regional


    (about 58.1 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sipsey Town, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.18%

Carpooled

15.25%

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

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.56%

Worked At Home

0.0%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 88

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 48

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 59

Householder not living alone : 56


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 48

All other households : 198


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 81

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 30

Renter-occupied housing units : 18

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 50

Renter-occupied housing units : 65


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 34

$10,000 to $14,999 : 31

$15,000 to $19,999 : 16

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2

$40,000 to $44,999 : 62

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 16

$60,000 to $74,999 : 7

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 12

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Total : 281


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Occupied : 251

Vacant : 30


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 3

Built 1990 to 1999 : 12

Built 1980 to 1989 : 61

Built 1970 to 1979 : 16

Built 1960 to 1969 : 0

Built 1950 to 1959 : 29

Built 1940 to 1949 : 8

Built 1939 or earlier : 152


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Utility gas : 7

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 60

Electricity : 167

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 17

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sipsey Town, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 44

$10,000 to $14,999 : 13

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $49,999 : 7

$50,000 to $59,999 : 13

$60,000 to $69,999 : 6

$70,000 to $79,999 : 13

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 3

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 to $249,999 : 3

$250,000 to $299,999 : 11

$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
(Sipsey 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 : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 42

Housing units without a mortgage : 119


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $28,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $8,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $40,000

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $190,300

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $14,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sipsey Town, Alabama: 67.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Sipsey 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 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 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 (Sipsey Town, AL): $23,000
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sipsey Town): $34,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sipsey Town): $350
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sipsey Town, Alabama

Utility Gas: 2.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 30.6%
Electricity: 65.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
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 Sipsey Town, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sipsey Town, Alabama

Amedisys Home Health Of Walker


     Address: 4330 Highway 78 East, Suite 208, Jasper, Alabama 35501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/3/2005

Mid-south Home Health Agency,


     Address: 2200 Riverchase Parkway, Building 700, Birmingham, Alabama 35244
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/29/1979

Alacare Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 2970a Lorna Road, Birmingham, Alabama 35209
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/18/1973

Jefferson County Home Care


     Address: 1400 6th Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35233
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 10/1/1972

Home Care Plus


     Address: 3950 Autumn Lane, Birmingham, Alabama 35243
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/19/1991

Hospitals Close To Sipsey Town, Alabama

Walker Baptist Medical Center


     Address: 3400 Highway 78 East, Jasper, Alabama 35501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Uab Highlands


     Address: 1201 11th Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35205
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

St Vincent's East


     Address: 50 Medical Park East Drive, Birmingham, Alabama 35235
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Callahan Eye Foundation Hospital


     Address: 1720 University Blvd, Birmingham, Alabama 35233
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

University Of Alabama Hospital


     Address: 619 South 19th Street, Birmingham, Alabama 35233
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Nursing Homes Close To Sipsey Town, Alabama

Shadescrest Health Care Center


     Address: 331 25th Street West, Jasper, Alabama 35502
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Ridgeview Health Services, Inc


     Address: 907 11th Street, Ne, Jasper, Alabama 35504
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 145
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Ridgewood Health Care Center


     Address: 201 Oakhill Road, Jasper, Alabama 35501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Cordova Health And Rehabilitation, Llc


     Address: 70 Highland Street West, Cordova, Alabama 35550
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Sunbridge Care & Rehabilitation For Gardendale


     Address: 420 Dean Lane, Gardendale, Alabama 35071
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sipsey Town, Alabama

Name: Browns Ferry
Address: PO Box 2000; Decatur, AL 35602
Distance: 50 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sipsey Town, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 70
    Disabled Workers: 65
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Walker County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 31.78%
  • Bush & Cheney 67.57%
  • Other 0.65%



(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 Sipsey Town, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Walker County, AL

5.08 % of Walker County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,292

Alabama Average 6.81 %

0.05 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $23,900

Alabama Average 0.14 %

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

  • Jefferson County , AL 1.44 % ($34,945 AGI )
  • Winston County , AL 0.38 % ($30,866 AGI )
  • Marion County , AL 0.15 % ($29,909 AGI )

Relocation away from Walker County, AL

4.96 % of Walker 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 $33,618

Alabama Average 6.16 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Jefferson County , AL 1.46 % ($36,735 AGI )
  • Winston County , AL 0.41 % ($27,886 AGI )
  • Tuscaloosa County , AL 0.23 % ($32,857 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 Sipsey Town, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.





















Hurricanes And Storms In Sipsey Town, Alabama

  • Tropical Depression: BABE - September 1977 - Wind Speed: 25 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 Sipsey Town, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Sipsey Town, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 185 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault 4 0 3 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 722 0 544 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 554 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary 1 4 15 n/a n/a 0 n/a 8 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 181 718 2,722 n/a n/a 0 n/a 1,481 185 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 10 5 30 n/a n/a 0 n/a 19 19 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 1,805 898 5,445 n/a n/a 0 n/a 3,519 3,506 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 1 1 2 n/a n/a 0 n/a 3 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 181 180 363 n/a n/a 0 n/a 556 185 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
1 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
3 3 12 n/a n/a 0 n/a 8 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
2 1 6 n/a n/a 0 n/a 4 3 n/a 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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