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   (County: Walker County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sumiton 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
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 63

5 to 9 years : 74

10 to 14 years : 32

15 to 17 years : 51

18 and 19 years : 18

20 years : 11

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 81

30 to 34 years : 65

35 to 39 years : 41

40 to 44 years : 42

45 to 49 years : 121

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 78

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 53

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 14

Female:

Under 5 years : 66

5 to 9 years : 84

10 to 14 years : 111

15 to 17 years : 32

18 and 19 years : 48

20 years : 0

21 years : 22

22 to 24 years : 108

25 to 29 years : 114

30 to 34 years : 48

35 to 39 years : 83

40 to 44 years : 114

45 to 49 years : 113

50 to 54 years : 91

55 to 59 years : 170

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 61

65 and 66 years : 34

67 to 69 years : 38

70 to 74 years : 45

75 to 79 years : 35

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 74


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,260

Multiple ancestry : 548

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 33

Ancestry not reported : 703


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,544

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
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 129

5 to 17 years : 384

18 to 24 years : 231

25 to 34 years : 308

35 to 44 years : 280

45 to 54 years : 388

55 to 59 years : 228

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 139

65 to 74 years : 213

75 years and over : 180

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 111

5 to 17 years : 312

18 to 24 years : 166

25 to 34 years : 277

35 to 44 years : 213

45 to 54 years : 319

55 to 59 years : 211

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 132

65 to 74 years : 170

75 years and over : 158

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 17 years : 72

18 to 24 years : 65

25 to 34 years : 31

35 to 44 years : 67

45 to 54 years : 69

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 43

75 years and over : 22

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
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 860

Female : 1,273

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 143

Female : 268

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 2,034

Born in other state in the United States : 367

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 418

Now married, except separated : 898

Divorced : 210

Separated : 44

Widowed : 218

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 50

Now married, except separated : 119

Divorced : 60

Separated : 64

Widowed : 33

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)
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Speak only English : 2,381

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sumiton City, Alabama

  • United States Or American: 667   (35.8%)
  • Irish: 362   (19.4%)
  • Other Groups: 290   (15.6%)
  • English: 170   (9.1%)
  • German: 97   (5.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 68   (3.6%)
  • Scottish: 62   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 48   (2.6%)
  • British: 34   (1.8%)
  • Italian: 32   (1.7%)
  • European: 24   (1.3%)
  • Slavic: 5   (0.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 5   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sumiton City, Alabama is 2,544



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sumiton City, Alabama: 1,003
Female Population in Sumiton City, Alabama: 1,541


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sumiton City, Alabama: 44.0
Median Female Resident Age in Sumiton City, Alabama: 42.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sumiton City, Alabama


White


Both sexes

41.9

Male

40.5

Female

42.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

40.5

Male

50.5

Female

37.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

56.5

Male

56.5

Female

59.5

Asian


Both sexes

21.5

Male

10.5

Female

32.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

63.5

Male

63.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.0

Male

15.5

Female

38.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.0

Male

15.0

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.5

Male

22.5

Female

38.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.9

Male

40.5

Female

42.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Sumiton City, Alabama


  • White: 2,401
  • African American: 72
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 34
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 37



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (1.47%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.73%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 31   (3.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 58   (7.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 29   (3.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 35   (4.27%)
  • 11th Grade: 52   (6.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 61   (7.45%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 295   (36.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 54   (6.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 86   (10.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 34   (4.15%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 36   (4.4%)
  • Master's Degree: 20   (2.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (0.98%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.24%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 21   (2.22%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 31   (3.27%)
  • 9th Grade: 100   (10.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 78   (8.23%)
  • 11th Grade: 35   (3.69%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 51   (5.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 373   (39.35%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 43   (4.54%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 96   (10.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 33   (3.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 48   (5.06%)
  • Master's Degree: 35   (3.69%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.42%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Sumiton Elementary Middle School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 275 1st St N, Sumiton, AL 35148, Phone: (205) 648-2390, Students: 910 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Sumiton City, Alabama

  • Bevill State Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 3,986; Location: 01 State St, Sumiton, AL 35148, Web: http://www.bscc.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Sumiton City, Alabama

  • Sumiton Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 40, Sumiton, AL 35148, Phone: (205) 648-6643, Students: 596 )

Academic Libraries In Sumiton City, Alabama

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Sumiton City, Alabama

  • Sumiton Public Library


    416 State Street, Sumiton, AL 35148

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sumiton City, Alabama


Church


(1) Dilworth Church   (2) Dilworth Memorial Church   (3) Empire Church   (4) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (5) New Temple Church   (6) Phillips Chapel  

Dam


(1) Little Creek Impoundment Dams  

Locale


(1) Camp Sumiton  

Mine


(1) Ben Gilbert Mine   (2) Byrd-cole Number 6 Mine   (3) Cordal Creek Mine   (4) Dilworth Drift Mine   (5) Empire Mine   (6) Empire Town Creek Mine   (7) Henson Mine   (8) Kerny Mine   (9) Kirkwood Mine   (10) Layton Mine   (11) Ledbetter Mine   (12) Lloyd-watson Mine   (13) Pugh Mine   (14) Rowe Mine  

Populated Place


(1) Bagley   (2) Bagley Meadows   (3) Debardeleben   (4) Dilworth   (5) Dora Junction   (6) Drummond   (7) Hull   (8) Petes Crossroads   (9) Rocky Hollow   (10) Sumiton Trailer Park  

Reservoir


(1) Little Creek Mine Lake  

Ridge


(1) Allen Ridge  

School


(1) Dodd Spring School Historical   (2) Empire Junior High School Historical   (3) Union Grove School Historical  

Stream


(1) Little Creek   (2) Pinhook Creek  

Summit


(1) Turkey Hill   (2) York Mountain  

Tower


(1) Wrsm-am Sumiton  

Valley


(1) Briceston Hollow   (2) Tucker Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sumiton City, Alabama

35148 (pop. 3,369)


Cities Nearby Sumiton City, Alabama

Dora Ccd, AL  (pop. 8,880) 1.4 Miles
Dora City, AL  (pop. 2,113) 2.6 Miles
Robbins Crossroads Ccd, AL  (pop. 5,987) 2.9 Miles
Sipsey Town, AL  (pop. 622) 5.7 Miles
Empire Ccd, AL  (pop. 2,239) 6.3 Miles
West Jefferson Town, AL  (pop. 406) 6.9 Miles
Cordova Ccd, AL  (pop. 3,458) 7.8 Miles
Cordova City, AL  (pop. 2,080) 8.1 Miles
Flat Creek-wegra Ccd, AL  (pop. 1,668) 8.8 Miles
Cardiff Town, AL  (pop. 68) 9.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sumiton City, Alabama

205



Elevation in Sumiton City, Alabama is 463.0 ft. (141.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sumiton City, Alabama

Lat: 33.747213 N        Long: -87.046716 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 69   (7.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 48   (5.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 91   (9.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 99   (10.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 60   (6.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 160   (16.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 138   (14.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 79   (8.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 23   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 35   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 11   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 61   (6.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 77   (8.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 825

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 16

In 3-person carpool : 16

In 4-person carpool : 12

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 : 7

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 7

Worked at home : 39


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 76

5 to 9 minutes : 146

10 to 14 minutes : 48

15 to 19 minutes : 45

20 to 24 minutes : 61

25 to 29 minutes : 61

30 to 34 minutes : 90

35 to 39 minutes : 93

40 to 44 minutes : 28

45 to 59 minutes : 148

60 to 89 minutes : 30

90 or more minutes : 57


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 473

No Social Security income : 610


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 248

No retirement income : 835


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 45

$10,000 to $14,999 : 66

$15,000 to $19,999 : 86

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 41

$35,000 to $39,999 : 67

$40,000 to $44,999 : 56

$45,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 51

$60,000 to $74,999 : 54

$75,000 to $99,999 : 68

$100,000 to $124,999 : 95

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 21


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $43,300


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Sumiton City, 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 Sumiton City, 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; Arley, AL; Owner: Trinity Christian Academy)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Townley, AL; Owner: Wilbur Gospel Communications And Foundation)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; Birmingham, AL; Owner: Bd Of Trustees/u Of Al At Birmingham)
  • 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 Sumiton City, 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 Sumiton City, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 98  (18.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 39  (7.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 67  (12.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 129  (24.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 142  (30.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 62  (13.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 219  (46.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 14 Farms In Sumiton City, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sumiton City, Alabama

Compass Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $75.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 675

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sumiton City, Alabama

  • Birmingham International


    (about 21.0 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Birmingham Airport


    (about 21.0 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International


    (about 21.0 miles in Birmingham, Alabama; Airport Code: BHM)

  • Bessemer Airport


    (about 30.8 miles in Helena, Alabama; Airport Code: EKY)

  • Shelby County


    (about 42.2 miles in Saginaw, Alabama; Airport Code: AL2)

  • Tuscaloosa Regional


    (about 48.8 miles in Northport, Alabama; Airport Code: TCL)

  • Albertville Regional-Thomas J Brumlik Field


    (about 56.2 miles in Albertville, Alabama; Airport Code: AL1)

  • Northeast Alabama Regional


    (about 57.1 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)

  • Gadsen Municipal


    (about 57.2 miles in Gadsden, Alabama; Airport Code: GAD)

  • Talladega Municipal


    (about 58.6 miles in Lincoln, Alabama; Airport Code: ASN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sumiton City, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.54%

Carpooled

14.39%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.62%

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

0.62%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

0.83%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 498

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 34

Female householder, no husband present : 176

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 337

Householder not living alone : 38


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 10

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 12

All other households : 1,061


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 420

Renter-occupied housing units : 78

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13

Renter-occupied housing units : 21

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 103

Renter-occupied housing units : 73

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 251

Renter-occupied housing units : 124


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 118

$10,000 to $14,999 : 153

$15,000 to $19,999 : 131

$20,000 to $24,999 : 46

$25,000 to $29,999 : 39

$30,000 to $34,999 : 71

$35,000 to $39,999 : 89

$40,000 to $44,999 : 63

$45,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 66

$60,000 to $74,999 : 81

$75,000 to $99,999 : 79

$100,000 to $124,999 : 95

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 21


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Total : 1,209


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Occupied : 1,083

Vacant : 126


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 9

Built 2000 to 2004 : 71

Built 1990 to 1999 : 128

Built 1980 to 1989 : 162

Built 1970 to 1979 : 219

Built 1960 to 1969 : 250

Built 1950 to 1959 : 173

Built 1940 to 1949 : 23

Built 1939 or earlier : 174


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Utility gas : 450

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 83

Electricity : 545

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 5


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sumiton City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 38

$10,000 to $14,999 : 35

$15,000 to $19,999 : 18

$20,000 to $24,999 : 19

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 12

$40,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 58

$60,000 to $69,999 : 92

$70,000 to $79,999 : 17

$80,000 to $89,999 : 40

$90,000 to $99,999 : 25

$100,000 to $124,999 : 52

$125,000 to $149,999 : 107

$150,000 to $174,999 : 109

$175,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 to $249,999 : 42

$250,000 to $299,999 : 39

$300,000 to $399,999 : 15

$400,000 to $499,999 : 7

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sumiton 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 : 37

Home equity loan only : 79

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 226

Housing units without a mortgage : 445


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $116,100

Built 2000 to 2004 : $149,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $105,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $93,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $79,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $127,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $69,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $47,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $91,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sumiton City, Alabama: 69.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Sumiton City, Alabama

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 10%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 90%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Sumiton 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 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
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

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

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sumiton City, AL): $26,364
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sumiton City): $60,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sumiton City): $321
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sumiton City, Alabama

Utility Gas: 49.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 11.1%
Electricity: 39.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
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 Sumiton City, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sumiton City, 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 Sumiton City, 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 Sumiton City, Alabama

Cordova Health And Rehabilitation, Llc


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

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%

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
Sumiton City, Alabama

Name: Browns Ferry
Address: PO Box 2000; Decatur, AL 35602
Distance: 55 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sumiton City, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 425
    Disabled Workers: 235
    Widowers Workers: 130
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 120


(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 Sumiton City, 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 Sumiton 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 Sumiton City, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Sumiton City, Alabama

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 38 0 0 38 0 0 0 0 0 40 0
Rape 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2
    per 100,000 37 37 38 38 77 0 0 79 39 39 0 0 81
Robbery 1 3 8 1 3 9 4 5 4 1 4 5 1
    per 100,000 37 112 303 38 116 345 155 197 157 39 158 199 41
Assault 13 10 7 8 3 1 0 0 2 5 9 13 11
    per 100,000 486 372 265 305 116 38 0 0 78 195 355 518 447
Burglary 24 29 36 43 35 37 40 47 48 13 28 37 16
    per 100,000 897 1,078 1,363 1,642 1,351 1,420 1,552 1,850 1,879 507 1,106 1,474 650
Larceny Theft 201 165 207 203 198 230 269 256 265 182 160 192 124
    per 100,000 7,514 6,136 7,835 7,751 7,645 8,829 10,434 10,075 10,376 7,093 6,319 7,646 5,039
Vehicle Theft 24 27 24 31 27 29 25 24 26 12 3 15 12
    per 100,000 897 1,004 908 1,184 1,042 1,113 970 945 1,018 468 118 597 488
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 118 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
4 4 4 3 2 3 1 2 2 2 3 5 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
62 55 67 69 65 74 84 82 85 52 49 61 38
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
33 29 36 36 34 38 42 42 43 27 26 33 21


(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 Sumiton City, Alabama


  • Sumiton City Jail


    416 State Street, Sumiton, AL 35148
    Capacity: 10
    Confined: 5
    Avg. Population: 6
    Year Built: 1976
    Year Renovated: 1995


(updated 2006)



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