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Demographics Analysis

The people of Houston County, 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
(Houston County, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 3,429

5 to 9 years : 3,564

10 to 14 years : 3,739

15 to 17 years : 2,063

18 and 19 years : 1,149

20 years : 535

21 years : 625

22 to 24 years : 1,900

25 to 29 years : 3,213

30 to 34 years : 3,117

35 to 39 years : 2,946

40 to 44 years : 3,353

45 to 49 years : 3,383

50 to 54 years : 3,529

55 to 59 years : 3,209

60 and 61 years : 1,374

62 to 64 years : 1,528

65 and 66 years : 1,153

67 to 69 years : 1,283

70 to 74 years : 1,664

75 to 79 years : 1,237

80 to 84 years : 849

85 years and over : 563

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,277

5 to 9 years : 3,202

10 to 14 years : 3,572

15 to 17 years : 2,058

18 and 19 years : 1,104

20 years : 496

21 years : 786

22 to 24 years : 1,905

25 to 29 years : 3,501

30 to 34 years : 3,377

35 to 39 years : 3,534

40 to 44 years : 3,442

45 to 49 years : 3,594

50 to 54 years : 3,884

55 to 59 years : 3,621

60 and 61 years : 1,424

62 to 64 years : 1,902

65 and 66 years : 1,223

67 to 69 years : 1,566

70 to 74 years : 2,049

75 to 79 years : 1,835

80 to 84 years : 1,226

85 years and over : 1,129


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Houston County, Alabama)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 99,844

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 126

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 806

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,094

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,242


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Houston County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 5,928

5 to 17 years : 14,302

18 to 24 years : 6,195

25 to 34 years : 8,868

35 to 44 years : 7,685

45 to 54 years : 8,422

55 to 59 years : 4,049

60 and 61 years : 1,668

62 to 64 years : 2,019

65 to 74 years : 5,395

75 years and over : 4,216

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 770

5 to 17 years : 3,615

18 to 24 years : 2,074

25 to 34 years : 3,658

35 to 44 years : 4,966

45 to 54 years : 5,349

55 to 59 years : 2,519

60 and 61 years : 1,057

62 to 64 years : 1,328

65 to 74 years : 3,308

75 years and over : 2,453

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 117

18 to 24 years : 82

25 to 34 years : 128

35 to 44 years : 158

45 to 54 years : 229

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 68

75 years and over : 37

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 164

18 to 24 years : 149

25 to 34 years : 554

35 to 44 years : 466

45 to 54 years : 390

55 to 59 years : 185

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 79

65 to 74 years : 167

75 years and over : 133


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Houston County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 16,300

Now married, except separated : 23,110

Divorced : 6,976

Separated : 1,362

Widowed : 3,941

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5,779

Now married, except separated : 14,721

Divorced : 4,448

Separated : 827

Widowed : 1,868

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 165

Now married, except separated : 477

Divorced : 122

Separated : 14

Widowed : 42

Foreign born:

Never married : 471

Now married, except separated : 1,256

Divorced : 257

Separated : 31

Widowed : 162


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Houston County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 7,356

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 10,411

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6,367

$15,000 to $24,999 : 8,290

$25,000 to $34,999 : 5,999

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,585

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,355

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,155

$75,000 or more : 3,171

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 3,089

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,809

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,202

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,638

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,224

$35,000 to $49,999 : 3,131

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,350

$65,000 to $74,999 : 778

$75,000 or more : 2,422

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 84

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 125

$10,000 to $14,999 : 58

$15,000 to $24,999 : 184

$25,000 to $34,999 : 78

$35,000 to $49,999 : 130

$50,000 to $64,999 : 84

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 77

Foreign born:

No income : 354

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 309

$10,000 to $14,999 : 154

$15,000 to $24,999 : 549

$25,000 to $34,999 : 361

$35,000 to $49,999 : 156

$50,000 to $64,999 : 91

$65,000 to $74,999 : 63

$75,000 or more : 140


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Houston County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 20,791

Born in other state of the United States : 23,795

Native; born outside the United States : 25,132

Foreign born : 21,332


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Houston County, Alabama)

Under 3 years : 3,873

3 and 4 years : 2,831

5 years : 1,255

6 to 8 years : 3,940

9 to 11 years : 4,242

12 to 14 years : 4,630

15 to 17 years : 4,087


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Houston County, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 3,668

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,969

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2,878

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2,402

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,558

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2,585

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2,231

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,845

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,780

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3,057

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3,538

$75,000 to $99,999 : 4,320

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2,158

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,184

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,103

$200,000 or more : 1,094


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Houston County, Alabama is 103,112



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Houston County, Alabama: 49,405
Female Population in Houston County, Alabama: 53,707


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Houston County, Alabama: 37.5
Median Female Resident Age in Houston County, Alabama: 40.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Houston County, Alabama


White


Both sexes

42.0

Male

40.5

Female

43.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.3

Male

29.2

Female

32.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.0

Male

36.0

Female

41.0

Asian


Both sexes

36.2

Male

34.2

Female

37.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

32.8

Male

32.5

Female

33.2

Other


Both sexes

25.8

Male

26.4

Female

25.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

14.5

Female

21.1

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.0

Male

26.2

Female

25.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.3

Male

40.8

Female

43.8


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Houston County, Alabama)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,001

No health insurance coverage : 88

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,211

No health insurance coverage : 468

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,778

No health insurance coverage : 1,343

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,147

No health insurance coverage : 1,997

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,491

No health insurance coverage : 1,602

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,317

No health insurance coverage : 1,516

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,460

No health insurance coverage : 604

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,043

No health insurance coverage : 33

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,602

No health insurance coverage : 7

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,783

No health insurance coverage : 87

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,951

No health insurance coverage : 269

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,160

No health insurance coverage : 1,118

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,262

No health insurance coverage : 1,580

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,286

No health insurance coverage : 1,651

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,311

No health insurance coverage : 1,151

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,049

No health insurance coverage : 877

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,771

No health insurance coverage : 45

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 4,113

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Houston County, Alabama)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,510

No employer-based health insurance : 2,579

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,755

No employer-based health insurance : 4,924

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,924

No employer-based health insurance : 2,197

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,089

No employer-based health insurance : 3,055

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,495

No employer-based health insurance : 2,598

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,998

No employer-based health insurance : 2,835

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,553

No employer-based health insurance : 2,511

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,440

No employer-based health insurance : 2,636

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 798

No employer-based health insurance : 1,811

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,483

No employer-based health insurance : 2,387

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,992

No employer-based health insurance : 4,228

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,104

No employer-based health insurance : 2,174

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,596

No employer-based health insurance : 3,246

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,883

No employer-based health insurance : 3,054

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,607

No employer-based health insurance : 2,855

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,980

No employer-based health insurance : 2,946

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,683

No employer-based health insurance : 3,133

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,018

No employer-based health insurance : 3,095


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Houston County, Alabama)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 68,747

Born in other state in the United States : 31,097

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 119

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 813

Foreign born : 2,336


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Houston County, Alabama)

Speak only English : 92,425

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 2,536

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 105

German or other West Germanic languages : 229

Slavic languages : 22

Other Indo-European languages : 244

Korean : 58

Chinese : 260

Vietnamese : 234

Tagalog : 30

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 141

Other and unspecified languages : 122


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Houston County, Alabama)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 86

No Medicare coverage : 12,682

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,961

No Medicare coverage : 27,294

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 6,516

No Medicare coverage : 169

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 37

No Medicare coverage : 12,053

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,832

No Medicare coverage : 30,613

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 8,780

No Medicare coverage : 149


(updated 2013)



Races in Houston County, Alabama


  • White: 71,974
  • African American: 27,004
  • American Indian: 349
  • Asian: 879
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 6
  • Some Other Race: 1,066
  • Two or More Races: 1,834



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Houston County, Alabama

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 403   (1.49%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 243   (0.9%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 442   (1.64%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 974   (3.61%)
  • 9th Grade: 916   (3.39%)
  • 10th Grade: 891   (3.3%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,067   (3.95%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,035   (3.83%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 8,157   (30.21%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,952   (7.23%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 3,941   (14.59%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,464   (5.42%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,590   (13.29%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,073   (3.97%)
  • Professional School Degree: 627   (2.32%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 229   (0.85%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 490   (1.55%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 195   (0.62%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 623   (1.97%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,527   (4.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,056   (3.33%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,365   (4.31%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,451   (4.58%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,093   (3.45%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 9,652   (30.48%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,418   (7.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 4,329   (13.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 2,170   (6.85%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,524   (11.13%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,367   (4.32%)
  • Professional School Degree: 312   (0.99%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 95   (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Houston County, Alabama)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 730

5 to 9 years : 5,274

10 to 14 years : 6,320

15 to 17 years : 3,492

18 and 19 years : 1,424

20 to 24 years : 1,580

25 to 34 years : 1,149

35 years and over : 1,036

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 494

5 to 9 years : 1,101

10 to 14 years : 871

15 to 17 years : 570

18 and 19 years : 147

20 to 24 years : 295

25 to 34 years : 182

35 years and over : 275

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,607

5 to 9 years : 391

10 to 14 years : 120

15 to 17 years : 59

18 and 19 years : 682

20 to 24 years : 4,372

25 to 34 years : 11,877

35 years and over : 55,189


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Houston County, Alabama

  • Dothan City


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 500 Dusy St, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-1407, Students: 8,815 )

  • Houston County


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 1688, Dothan, AL 36302, Phone: (334) 792-8331, Students: 6,359 )

  • Laurel Oaks Behavioral Health Center


    ( Grades: 2-12, Location: 700 E Cottonwood Rd, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-7373, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Houston County, Alabama

  • Rehobeth Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 5631 County Road 203, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 677-5153, Students: 971 )

  • Ashford Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 100 Barfield St, Ashford, AL 36312, Phone: (334) 899-5912, Students: 819 )

  • Cottonwood High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 663 Houston St, Cottonwood, AL 36320, Phone: (334) 691-2587, Students: 766 )

  • Carver Magnet School For Mathematics Science And


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1001 Webb Rd, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-1440, Students: 602 )

  • Honeysuckle Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1665 Honeysuckle Rd, Dothan, AL 36305, Phone: (334) 794-1420, Students: 538 )

  • Rehobeth Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 5631 County Road 203, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 677-5153, Students: 524 )

  • Webb Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 178 Depot St, Webb, AL 36376, Phone: (334) 792-5744, Students: 501 )

  • Beverlye Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1025 S Beverlye Rd, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-1432, Students: 498 )

  • Highlands Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1400 S Brannon Stand Rd, Dothan, AL 36305, Phone: (334) 794-1459, Students: 485 )

  • Hidden Lake Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1475 Prevatt Rd, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-1491, Students: 483 )

  • Montana Academic Magnet School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1001 Montana St, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-1475, Students: 447 )

  • Girard Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 600 Girard Ave, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-1426, Students: 434 )

  • Grandview Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 900 6th Ave, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-1483, Students: 408 )

  • Kelly Springs Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1124 Kelly Springs Rd, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 983-6565, Students: 383 )

  • Landmark Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 4130 Westgate Parkway, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-1479, Students: 374 )

  • Heard Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 201 Daniel Cir, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-1471, Students: 372 )

  • Selma Street Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1501 W Selma St, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-1463, Students: 355 )

  • Girard Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 522 Girard Ave, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-1467, Students: 305 )

  • Cloverdale Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 303 Rollins Ave, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-1487, Students: 300 )

  • Jerry Lee Faine Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1901 Stringer St, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-1455, Students: 265 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Houston County, Alabama

  • Dothan High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1236 S Oates St, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-1400, Students: 1,432 )

  • Northview High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3209 Reeves St, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-1410, Students: 1,134 )

  • Ashford High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 607 Church St, Ashford, AL 36312, Phone: (334) 899-5411, Students: 757 )

  • Rehobeth High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 373 Malvern Road, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 677-7002, Students: 634 )

  • Houston County High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Box 519, Columbia, AL 36319, Phone: (334) 696-2221, Students: 461 )

  • Houston County Area Vocational Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P O Box 3005, Ashford, AL 36312, Phone: (334) 899-3308, )

  • Dothan Technology Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3165 Reeves St, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-1436, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Houston County, Alabama

  • George C Wallace Community College-dothan


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 3,707; Location: 141 Wallace Drive, Dothan, AL 36303, Web: http://www.wallace.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Houston County, Alabama

  • Northside Methodist Church And Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2600 Redmond Road, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-7273, Students: 670 )

  • Providence Christian School


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 4847 Murphy Mill Road, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 702-8933, Students: 578 )

  • Houston Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 901 Buena Vista Drive, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-4106, Students: 571 )

  • Ashford Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1100 N Broadway Street, Ashford, AL 36312, Phone: (334) 899-3286, Students: 182 )

  • Crossroads Baptist Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2574 Westgate Parkway, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 794-8222, Students: 104 )

  • Westgate Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 617 Westgate Parkway, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 793-3399, Students: 100 )

  • New Day Academy


    ( Grades: 2-12, Location: 700 E Cottonwood Road, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 794-7373, Students: 86 )

  • First Presbyterian Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 3012 W Main Street, Dothan, AL 36305, Phone: (334) 793-6283, Students: 66 )

  • First United Methodist Church Daycare Pr


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 1380 W Main Street, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 793-2179, Students: 12 )

  • Ridgecrest Baptist Church Child Developm


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 1231 Fortner Street, Dothan, AL 36301, Phone: (334) 792-8441, Students: 12 )

  • Beulah Land Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-1, Location: 280 Headland Avenue, Dothan, AL 36303, Phone: (334) 673-2767, Students: 11 )

  • Emmanuel Christian School


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 178 Earline Road, Dothan, AL 36305, Phone: (334) 792-0935, )

Academic Libraries In Houston County, Alabama

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Houston County, Alabama

  • Ashford Branch Library


    305 Sixth Avenue, Ashford, AL 36312

  • Dothan - Rossie Purcell Branch Public Library


    200 South Main Street, Columbia, AL 36319

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Houston County, Alabama

  • Dothan / Houston-love Memorial Library


    212 West Burdeshaw Street, Dothan, AL 36303

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Houston County, Alabama


  • Ashford Area Heritage Foundation


    Po Box 668, Ashford, AL 36312

  • Bluff Country Artists Gallery


    111 West Main Street, Spring Grove, MN 55974
    http://bluffcountryartistsgallery.org

  • Columbia Historial Society


    Po Box335, Columbia, AL 36319

  • Dothan Area Botanical Gardens Inc


    5130 Headland Ave, Dothan, AL 36303
    http://www.dabg.com

  • Early County Museum


    226 N Main St, Columbia, AL 36319
    http://earlycountymuseum.com

  • First Christian Memorial Inc


    Po Box 876, Grapeland, TX 75844

  • Friends Of The Houston Nature Center


    Po Box 667, Houston, MN 55943
    http://www.houstonmn.com/houstonmn/hnc.htm

  • George Washington Carver Interpretive Museum


    305 N Foster St, Dothan, AL 36303
    http://www.gwcarvermuseum.org

  • Giants Of The Earth Heritage Center


    163 W Main St, Spring Grove, MN 55974

  • Historical & Preservation Commission Of Centerville Ga Inc


    100 Linda Drive, Centerville, GA 31028

  • Historical And Cultural Activities Center Of Houston County


    902 E Houston Ave, Crockett, TX 75835

  • Historical Projects Of Houston County Texas Inc


    629 N 4th Street, Crockett, TX 75835

  • Houston Arts Alliance


    801 Main St, Perry, GA 31069

  • Houston County Historical Society


    104 History Ln, Caledonia, MN 55921

  • Houston County Historical Society


    Po Box401, Erin, TN 37061

  • Houston County Monument Committee


    10312 State 44, Caledonia, MN 55921

  • Houston County Visitors Center-museum Inc


    711 Terrell Avenue, Crockett, TX 75835

  • La Crescent Area Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 193, La Crescent, MN 55947

  • Mary Allen Museum Of African American Art And History


    Po Box 63, Crockett, TX 75835

  • Monroe Crook House


    707 E Houston Ave, Crockett, TX 75835

  • Museum Of Aviation


    1942 Heritage Blvd, Warner Robins, GA 31098
    http://www.museumofaviation.org

  • Museum Of Aviation At Robins Air Force Base Georgia Foundati


    Po Box 2469, Warner Robins, GA 31098

  • Museum Of Aviation-rafb


    Ga Hwy, Warner Robins, GA 31088
    http://www.museumofaviation.org

  • Paul Gruchow Foundation


    31512 County Road 11, Houston, MN 55943

  • Perry Area Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 2174, Perry, GA 31069

  • The Wiregrass Museum Of Art Inc


    Po Box 1624, Ashford, AL 36312
    http://www.wiregrassmuseumofart.org

  • Uptown Perry Partnership Inc


    Po Box 2030, Perry, GA 31069

  • Wiregrass Heritage Chapter National Railway Historical Socie


    2352 Helms Road, Dothan, AL 36301

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Houston County, 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 Houston County, Alabama.

Area Features of Houston County, Alabama


Airport


(1) Blueberry Hill Airport   (2) Dothan Regional Airport   (3) Southeast Alabama Medical Center Airport   (4) Wheelless Airport Historical   (5) Wright Field Historical  

Bend


(1) Smith Bend  

Building


(1) Alabama State Troopers Troop K   (2) Ashford Ambulance Rescue   (3) Ashford Fire Department   (4) Ashford Police Department   (5) Bay Springs Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Care Ambulance Services   (7) Columbia Fire Department   (8) Columbia Police Department   (9) Cottonwood Police Department   (10) Cottonwood Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Cowarts Town Hall   (12) Cowarts Volunteer Fire Department   (13) Dothan Area Chamber Of Commerce   (14) Dothan City Hall   (15) Dothan Civic Center   (16) Dothan Convention And Visitors Bureau   (17) Dothan Fire Department Station 1   (18) Dothan Fire Department Station 2   (19) Dothan Fire Department Station 3   (20) Dothan Fire Department Station 4   (21) Dothan Fire Department Station 5   (22) Dothan Fire Department Station 6   (23) Dothan Fire Department Station 8   (24) Dothan Fire Department Station 9   (25) Dothan Opera House   (26) Dothan Police Department   (27) Dothan Regional Airport   (28) Dothan Regional Airport Fire Department   (29) Fire Station Number 1   (30) Fire Station Number 2   (31) George Washington Carver Interpretive Museum   (32) Gordon Police Department   (33) Gordon Volunteer Fire Department   (34) Gran S Home Assisted Living Facility   (35) Haleburg Fire Rescue Department Station 1   (36) Haleburg Fire Rescue Department Station 2   (37) Haleburg Fire Rescue Department Station 3   (38) Harmonie Home   (39) Hodgesville Volunteer Fire Department   (40) Houston County Courthouse   (41) Houston County Health Department   (42) Houston County Jail   (43) Houston County Public Library Ashford Branch   (44) Houston County Sheriff S Office   (45) Houston Library   (46) Joseph M Farley Nuclear Power Plant Visitors Center   (47) Kinsey Police Department   (48) Kinsey Volunteer Fire Department   (49) Landmark Park State Agricultural Museum   (50) Laurel Oaks Behavioral Health Center   (51) Live Oaks Manor Retirement Home   (52) Lovetown Volunteer Fire Department   (53) Lucy Volunteer Fire Department   (54) Madrid Volunteer Fire Department   (55) Napier Field Fire Department   (56) Napier Field Police Department   (57) Old Cabin Jail Museum   (58) Pansey Volunteer Fire Department   (59) Rehobeth Volunteer Fire And Rescue   (60) Rossie Purcell Library   (61) Somerset Assisted Living Facility   (62) Southern Junction Volunteer Fire Department   (63) Spectracare Health Systems Houston County Clinic   (64) Spectracare The Haven Treatment Center   (65) Taylor Police Department   (66) Taylor Town Hall   (67) Taylor Volunteer Fire Department   (68) Tew Recreation Center   (69) The Cultural Arts Center   (70) The Haven Rehabilitation Center   (71) The Terrace At Grove Park   (72) Webb Police Department   (73) Webb Volunteer Fire Department   (74) Wesley Manor   (75) Westside Terrace Nursing Home   (76) Wiregrass Museum Of Art  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Ashford City Cemetery   (3) Balkum Cemetery   (4) Bay Springs Cemetery   (5) Bethlehem Cemetery   (6) Beulah Cemetery   (7) Bluff Springs Cemetery   (8) Camp Springs Cemetery   (9) Cedar Springs Cemetery   (10) Clark Cemetery   (11) Clayton Cemetery   (12) Cowarts Cemetery   (13) Cowarts Creek Cemetery   (14) Crestlawn Cemetery   (15) Culpepper Cemetery   (16) Dothan City Cemetery   (17) Friendship Cemetery   (18) Gardens Of Memory Cemetery   (19) Gates Of Heaven Cemetery   (20) Gordon Cemetery   (21) Haleburg Cemetery   (22) Hebron Cemetery   (23) Hunters Cemetery   (24) Hurts Chapel Cemetery   (25) Lassiter Cemetery   (26) Liberty Cemetery   (27) Little Vine Cemetery   (28) Magnolia Cemetery   (29) Memory Hill Cemetery   (30) Memphis Cemetery   (31) Mount Gilead Cemetery   (32) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (33) Mount Zion Cemetery   (34) Old Pleasant Plains Cemetery   (35) Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   (36) Piney Grove Cemetery   (37) Poplar Spring Cemetery   (38) Registers Cemetery   (39) Rocky Creek Cemetery   (40) Saint Phillips Cemetery   (41) Saint Stephens Cemetery   (42) Sanders Cemetery   (43) Selma Cemetery   (44) Shady Grove Cemetery   (45) Shiloh Cemetery   (46) Smith Cemetery   (47) Union Springs Cemetery   (48) Webb Cemetery  

Census


(1) Cher-o-creek State Designated Tribal Statistical Area  

Church


(1) A Family With A Heart For God Church   (2) Abundant Life Assembly Of God Church   (3) Acts Church Christian Center   (4) Adams Street Baptist Church   (5) Agape Powerhouse Church   (6) Alabama Avenue Baptist Church   (7) Allen Temple Church Of God In Christ   (8) Antioch Assembly Of God Church   (9) Antioch Baptist Church   (10) Antioch Church   (11) Apostolic Faith Pentecostal Church   (12) Apostolic Faith Temple   (13) Ashford Assembly Of God Church   (14) Ashford United Methodist Church   (15) Balkum Baptist Church   (16) Balkum Chapel   (17) Bay Springs Baptist Church   (18) Behold The Lamb Of God Ministries   (19) Bellevue Church   (20) Berean Baptist Church   (21) Bethel Baptist Church   (22) Bethlehem Baptist Church Of Dothan   (23) Bethlehem Church   (24) Beulah Baptist Church   (25) Bible Way Church Of Our Lord Jesus Of The Apostolic Faith   (26) Big Creek Church   (27) Bluff Springs Baptist Church   (28) Burdeshaw Street Baptist Church   (29) Calvary Baptist Church   (30) Calvary Church   (31) Camp Springs Baptist Church   (32) Cedar Springs Baptist Church   (33) Center Baptist Church   (34) Central Assembly Of God Church   (35) Central Baptist Church   (36) Cherry Street African Methodist Episcopal Church   (37) Church By Faith   (38) Church Of Christ   (39) Church Of Dothan   (40) Church Of God And Christ   (41) Church Of God In Christ   (42) Clayton Missionary Baptist Church   (43) Cloverdale Baptist Church   (44) Cloverdale Methodist Church   (45) Columbia Baptist Association Christian Ministry Center   (46) Columbia Baptist Church   (47) Columbia Methodist Church   (48) Cornerstone Bible Church   (49) Cottonwood First Baptist Church   (50) Covenant United Methodist Church   (51) Cowarts Baptist Church   (52) Cowarts Creek Freewill Baptist Church   (53) Crossroads Baptist Church   (54) Denton Road United Methodist Church   (55) Destiny Church   (56) Dothan Baptist Church   (57) Dothan Christian Fellowship Church   (58) Dothan Church Of God   (59) Dothan Community Church   (60) Ebenezer Church   (61) Elizabeth Church   (62) Emmanuel Mission Baptist Church   (63) Emmanuel Temple Church   (64) Enon Church   (65) Enterprise Church   (66) Episcopal Church Of The Nativity   (67) Eternal Light Church   (68) Evangelical Assembly Of God Church   (69) Evergreen Presbyterian Church   (70) Faith Baptist Church   (71) Faith Church   (72) Faith Deliverance Evangelical Church   (73) Faith Deliverance Tabernacle   (74) Faith Freewill Baptist Church   (75) Faith Tabernacle Community Church   (76) First Assembly Of God Church   (77) First Baptist Church   (78) First Christian Church   (79) First Church Of God   (80) First Church Of The Nazarene   (81) First Freewill Baptist Church   (82) First Holiness Church   (83) First Methodist Church   (84) First Missionary Baptist Church   (85) First Pentecostal Church   (86) First Presbyterian Church   (87) Foursquare Gospel Church   (88) Friendship Assembly Of God Church   (89) Friendship Bible Church   (90) Friendship Church   (91) Friendship Church Of The Living Word   (92) Frith Hill Church   (93) Good Shephard Catholic Church   (94) Gospel Light House Pentecostal Church   (95) Grace Baptist Church   (96) Grace Harvest Church   (97) Grandview Assembly Of God Church   (98) Grandview Baptist Church   (99) Grant Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (100) Grantham Church   (101) Greater Beulah Baptist Church   (102) Greater Parks African Methodist Episcopal Chapel   (103) Greater Zion Baptist Church   (104) Green Valley Church   (105) Grimes Church   (106) Grimes United Methodist Church   (107) Haleburg Baptist Church   (108) Harpers Joy Church   (109) Harvest Church   (110) Hebron Baptist Church   (111) Heritage Baptist Church   (112) Hickory Grove Church   (113) Highland Park Methodist Church   (114) Highland Park United Methodist Church   (115) Hodgesville Church   (116) Holiness Tabernacle Historical   (117) Holy Temple Ministries   (118) House Of Prayer   (119) Howards Grove Church   (120) Jerusalem Church   (121) Jesus Name Church   (122) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (123) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses Of Dothan   (124) Kingdom Life Worship Center   (125) Kinsey Baptist Church   (126) Lafayette Street Methodist Episcopal Church   (127) Landmark Baptist Church   (128) Liberty Baptist Church   (129) Little Vine Primitive Baptist Church   (130) Love Hill Church   (131) Macedonia Church   (132) Madrid Baptist Church   (133) Magnolia Church Historical   (134) Magnolia Freewill Baptist Church   (135) Malvern Baptist Church   (136) Maranatha Baptist Church   (137) Memphis Baptist Church   (138) Metropolitan Church Of God   (139) Miracle Temple Church   (140) Mount Ararat Baptist Church   (141) Mount Carmel Baptist Church   (142) Mount Enon Church   (143) Mount Enon Church Historical   (144) Mount Gilead Baptist Church   (145) Mount Nebo Church   (146) Mount Olive Church   (147) Mount Olive Seventh Day Adventist Church   (148) Mount Pleasant Church   (149) Mount Zion Assembly Of God Church   (150) Mount Zion Baptist Church   (151) Mount Zion Church   (152) Mount Zion Methodist Church   (153) New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church   (154) New Freedom Church   (155) New Harmony Church   (156) New Harvest Christian Fellowship Church   (157) New Hope Church   (158) New Life Church   (159) New Marinda Baptist Church   (160) New Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church   (161) New Mount Zion Baptist Church   (162) New Pilgrim Church   (163) New Poplar Springs Church   (164) New Prospect Church   (165) New Prospect Primitive Baptist Church   (166) New Testament Christian Church   (167) North Highland Baptist Church   (168) Northside Assembly Of God Church   (169) Northside Methodist Church   (170) Northview Christian Church   (171) Oaky Grove Church   (172) Old Poplar Springs Church Historical   (173) Old Webb Road Baptist Church   (174) Open Door Baptist Church   (175) Pansey Church Historical   (176) Park Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (177) Pathway Baptist Church   (178) Patterson Street Free Will Church   (179) Peace Missionary Church   (180) Pentecostal Holiness Church   (181) Philadelphia Church   (182) Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church   (183) Pilgrims Rest Church   (184) Piney Grove Church   (185) Piney Grove Methodist Church   (186) Pleasant Grove Baptist Church   (187) Pleasant Grove Church   (188) Pleasant Grove Church Historical   (189) Pleasant Hill Baptist Church   (190) Pleasant Plains Baptist Church   (191) Pleasant Plains Church   (192) Poplar Springs Baptist Church   (193) Rainbow Meadows Baptist Church   (194) Ramer Church   (195) Rehobeth Church   (196) Revival Center Holiness Church   (197) Ridgecrest Baptist Church   (198) Rocky Branch Church   (199) Rocky Creek United Methodist Church   (200) Saint Columba Catholic Church   (201) Saint Johns Church   (202) Saint Luke Methodist Church   (203) Saint Mary Baptist Church   (204) Saint Marys Church   (205) Saint Marys Church Historical   (206) Saint Matthew Church Historical   (207) Saint Pauls Church   (208) Saint Peter Church   (209) Saint Peters Church   (210) Saint Stephens Church   (211) Saint Theresa Catholic Church   (212) Saint Waldons Church   (213) Salvation Army   (214) Sardis Baptist Church   (215) Sardis Church Historical   (216) Sawdust Church   (217) Second Baptist Church   (218) Selma Baptist Church   (219) Seventh Day Adventist Church Of Dothan   (220) Seventh United Holiness Church   (221) Shady Grove Church   (222) Shiloh Baptist Church   (223) Smithville Church   (224) Smyrna Baptist Church   (225) South Appletree Church Of Christ   (226) South Lena Baptist Church   (227) South Street African Methodist Episcopal Church Historical   (228) Southside Baptist Church   (229) Spring Hill Church   (230) Spring Hill Freewill Baptist Church   (231) Springfield Church   (232) Stringer Street African Methodist Episcopal Church   (233) Sweet Bethel Baptist Church   (234) Tabernacle Baptist Church   (235) Tabernacle Methodist Church   (236) Taylor Assembly Of God Church   (237) Taylor Baptist Church   (238) Taylor Methodist Church   (239) Temple Emmanuel Church   (240) The Christian Lighthouse Church   (241) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (242) Trinity Lutheran Church   (243) Trinity Missionary Baptist Church   (244) Trinity Presbyterian Church   (245) Triumph Church   (246) Triumph Church Of God   (247) Triumphant Cross Lutheran Church   (248) Union Hill Church   (249) Union Springs Free Will Baptist Church   (250) United Pentecostal Church   (251) Victory Temple Worship Center   (252) Vineyard Christian Fellowship Church   (253) Wayside Baptist Church   (254) Webb Baptist Church   (255) Wesley Chapel   (256) Weslyan Independent Methodist Church   (257) Westwood Presbyterian Church   (258) Williams Chapel   (259) Williams Chapel Historical   (260) Word Of Truth Church   (261) Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Dothan   (2) Columbia Division   (3) Cottonwood Division   (4) Dothan Division   (5) Gordon Division   (6) Haleburg Division   (7) Houston County   (8) Madrid Division   (9) Town Of Ashford   (10) Town Of Avon   (11) Town Of Columbia   (12) Town Of Cottonwood   (13) Town Of Cowarts   (14) Town Of Gordon   (15) Town Of Grimes   (16) Town Of Haleburg   (17) Town Of Kinsey   (18) Town Of Madrid   (19) Town Of Napier Field   (20) Town Of Rehobeth   (21) Town Of Taylor   (22) Town Of Webb  

Crossing


(1) Chandlers Ferry Historical   (2) Mckissacks Ferry Historical   (3) Perry Ford Historical  

Dam


(1) Adams Lake Dam   (2) Bazemore Mill Lake Dam   (3) Billy Byrd Dam   (4) Bruce Blaum Dam   (5) Caroline Wilson Dam   (6) Dan Morris Lake Dam   (7) David West Dam   (8) George W Andrews Lock And Dam   (9) Gerald Crowley Lake And Dam   (10) Glen Lawrence Lake Dam   (11) Hosea Mathis Dam   (12) Ingram Lake Dam   (13) Jessie Forrester Dam   (14) Ralph Martin Dam   (15) Rinrag Farm Dam   (16) Wheeless Lake Dam  

Falls


(1) Rock Falls  

Hospital


(1) Crippled Children Clinic   (2) Davies Hospital Historical   (3) Flowers Hospital   (4) Frasier Ellis Hospital Historical   (5) Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital   (6) Houston County Health Center   (7) Moody Hospital   (8) Noland Long Term Hospital Of Dothan   (9) Southeast Alabama Medical Center   (10) Wiregrass Comprehensive Mental Health Center  

Lake


(1) Acock Pond Historical   (2) Bazemores Mill Lake   (3) Blakey Pond   (4) Brushy Pond   (5) Cooleys Pond   (6) Coopers Bay   (7) Dye Pond   (8) Dykes Lake   (9) Florida Pond   (10) Florida Pond Historical   (11) Green Valley Farm Ponds   (12) Indigo Pond   (13) Ingram Lake   (14) Lochenglen Lake   (15) Long Pond   (16) Morris Lake   (17) Open Pond   (18) Porters Lake   (19) Singletarys Pond   (20) Wet Weather Pond   (21) White Pond Historical  

Locale


(1) Arena   (2) Ashford Plaza Shopping Center   (3) Beaver Creek Sewage Treatment Plant   (4) Bel Aire Shopping Center   (5) Bryants Landing   (6) Calumet   (7) Camp Abel Methodist Church Camp   (8) Circle West Shopping Center   (9) City Of Choctawhatchee Wastewater Treatment Plant   (10) City Of Dothan Cypress Wastewater Treatment Plant   (11) City Of Dothan Sanitary Landfill   (12) Colonial Court Shopping Center   (13) Colony Shopping Center   (14) Columbia Church Camp   (15) Columbia Sewage Lagoon   (16) Columbia State Dock   (17) Country Corner Shopping Center   (18) Cypress Creek Sewage Treatment Plant   (19) Dothan Area Botanical Gardens   (20) Dothan Country Club   (21) Dothan National Golf Club   (22) Dothan Pavilion Shopping District   (23) Dothan Prison Camp   (24) Dothan Speedway   (25) Ely Landing Historical   (26) Emussa Historical   (27) Evans Store Historical   (28) Farm Center   (29) Fountain Plaza Shopping Center   (30) Gordon Landing   (31) Hallmark Shopping Center   (32) Halls Mill Historical   (33) Highland Oaks Golf Course   (34) Hollimans And O Neals Mill Historical   (35) Houston County Distribution Park   (36) Houston County Farm Center   (37) Houston County Port Authority Industrial Park   (38) Hunters Crossroads   (39) Joseph M Farley Nuclear Power Plant   (40) Kilgore S Roundabout Plantation Golf Course   (41) Lansdale Historical   (42) Light   (43) Limestone Creek Sewage Treatment Plant   (44) Lincoln Community Center   (45) Longs Store Historical   (46) Mcanulty   (47) National Peanut Festival Fairgrounds   (48) Northside Mall Shopping Center   (49) Olympia Spa Country Club   (50) Omussee Creek Sewage Treatment Plant   (51) Parkway Plaza Shopping Center   (52) Perry Landing Historical   (53) Plaza North Shopping Center   (54) Plaza Two Shopping Center   (55) Porter Square Mall Shopping Center   (56) Rocky Creek Farms   (57) Sam Houston Industrial Park   (58) Sanders   (59) Southview Shopping Center   (60) Town Of Ashford Sewage Lagoon   (61) Town Of Cottonwood Sewage Lagoon   (62) Town Of Gordon Wastewater Treatment Plant   (63) Tri-state Fair And Exposition   (64) Underwood Mill Historical   (65) Upper Gordon Landing   (66) Water World And Westgate Recreational Complex   (67) Wellborn Historical   (68) Westgate Industrial Park   (69) Willoughby Landing Historical   (70) Wiregrass Mall Shopping Center   (71) Wise Shopping Center   (72) Woodland Shopping Center   (73) Yufali Historical  

Park


(1) Abbie Creek Public Use Area   (2) Baumans Pond Park   (3) Chattahoochee State Park   (4) Fairlane Park   (5) Fairview Park   (6) Hicks Field   (7) Kelly Springs Recreation Area   (8) Landmark Park   (9) Murphys Mill Historical Site   (10) Omusee Creek Public Use Area   (11) Pitman Field   (12) Rip Hewes Stadium   (13) Solomon Park   (14) Westgate Memorial Park   (15) Wilson Street Park   (16) Wiregrass Memorial Park   (17) Wiregrass Stadium  

Populated Place


(1) Alaga   (2) Ardilla   (3) Ashford   (4) Avon   (5) Balkum   (6) Bama Dale   (7) Barber   (8) Barnes   (9) Barrett   (10) Bel Air   (11) Bell-merrill   (12) Big Creek   (13) Brannon Stand   (14) Brannon Stand Heights   (15) Brentwood   (16) Brown Estates   (17) Browns Crossroad   (18) Cayman Bay Mobile Home Park   (19) Chateau Estates   (20) Cherokee Acres   (21) Chickasaw Heights   (22) Clark Crossroads   (23) Clean Parks Mobile Home Park   (24) Coggins Country Estates Mobile Home Park   (25) Columbia   (26) Cottondale   (27) Cottonwood   (28) Cowarts   (29) Crosby   (30) Deer Run Mobile Home Park   (31) Deltaway Mobile Home Park   (32) Denton Acres   (33) Dothan   (34) Dupree   (35) East Gate Estates   (36) Enon   (37) Fairlane   (38) Five Points   (39) Forest Park   (40) Garretts Crossroads   (41) Glenwood   (42) Gordon   (43) Grand Acres   (44) Grand Villa Mobile Estates   (45) Grandberry Crossroads   (46) Grangeburg   (47) Green Acres   (48) Green S Mobile Home Park   (49) Griffin Heights   (50) Grimes   (51) Haleburg   (52) Harmon   (53) Harwood Heights   (54) Hebron   (55) Hodgesville   (56) Jones Crossroads   (57) Kelly Springs   (58) Keytons   (59) Kinsey   (60) La Vista Mobile Estates   (61) Lakewood Estates   (62) Lamont Court   (63) Love Hill   (64) Lucy   (65) Madrid   (66) Magnolia Court Mobile Home Park   (67) Melody Heights   (68) Memphis   (69) Miller   (70) Miriam Heights   (71) Morris Heights   (72) Mullins   (73) Napier Field   (74) Newton   (75) Normandale   (76) North Cowarts   (77) Oakland Estates   (78) Palms Mobile Home Park   (79) Pansey   (80) Parish   (81) Parker Village   (82) Peach Tree Hills   (83) Pearce   (84) Pecan Park Mobile Home Park   (85) Peterman   (86) Philadelphia   (87) Pine Ridge Estates   (88) Pleasant Plains   (89) Pointe South Mobile Estates   (90) Rainbow Mobile Home Park   (91) Rehobeth   (92) Rock Creek Park   (93) Roland   (94) Ross Heights   (95) Sealy Springs   (96) Seminole Heights   (97) Shady Heights   (98) Sherwood Forest   (99) Sigma   (100) Silver Meadows   (101) Smyrna   (102) Solomon Heights   (103) Southern Junction   (104) Southside Acres   (105) Spann Brothers Estates   (106) Spring Valley Acres   (107) Springdale   (108) Stadium Place   (109) State Line   (110) Stonebridge Estates   (111) Sullivan Heights   (112) Tabernacle   (113) Taylor   (114) Terry Crossroads   (115) The Meadows   (116) Tidwell   (117) Trawick Road Estates   (118) Vann   (119) Ward Acres   (120) Webb   (121) Whispering Pines   (122) Wildwood Mobile Home Park   (123) Williams   (124) Wilson Quarters   (125) Wiregrass Hills   (126) Woodsvale   (127) Young America  

Post Office


(1) Ashford Post Office   (2) Columbia Post Office   (3) Cottonwood Post Office   (4) Cowarts Post Office   (5) Dothan Post Office   (6) Gordon Post Office   (7) Northside Post Office   (8) Pansey Post Office   (9) Webb Post Office   (10) Wellborn Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Adams Lake   (2) Bruce Blaum Lake   (3) Bruners Pond   (4) Calhoun Pond   (5) Clark Pond   (6) Coleman Pond   (7) Cooks Pond   (8) Creels Pond   (9) David West Lake   (10) Ellis Pond   (11) Fowlers Pond   (12) Gamble Pond   (13) Garners Pond   (14) Glenn Lawrence Lake   (15) Good Hope Farm Pond   (16) Goodson Pond   (17) Hosea Mathis Lake   (18) Howell Pond   (19) Jessie Forrester Lake   (20) Kelly Lake   (21) Lake George W Andrews   (22) Lakewood Lake   (23) Middleton Lake   (24) Moodys Pond   (25) Murphy Millpond   (26) Pine Lake   (27) Rivenbark Ponds   (28) Smith Lake   (29) Smiths Pond   (30) Spann Ponds   (31) Wheelless Lake   (32) Wilsons Lake  

School


(1) Ardilla School Historical   (2) Ashford Academy   (3) Ashford High School   (4) Barber School Historical   (5) Barnes School Historical   (6) Beverlye Middle School   (7) Bruner School Historical   (8) Carver High School   (9) Cedar Spring School Historical   (10) Center School Historical   (11) Cloverdale Elementary School   (12) Collins School Historical   (13) Cottonwood High School   (14) Crosby School Historical   (15) Darby School Historical   (16) Dothan College Grammar School Historical   (17) Dothan High School   (18) Dothan Service League School   (19) Dupree School Historical   (20) East Highland School   (21) Emmanuel Christian School   (22) Emmanuel School   (23) Espy School Historical   (24) Essie R Grimsley High School   (25) Eubank School Historical   (26) Girard Avenue Elementary School   (27) Girard Junior High School   (28) Grandview Elementary School   (29) Hallie Turner Private School   (30) Harmon School   (31) Heard Elementary School   (32) Herndon School Historical   (33) Hickory Grove School Historical   (34) Highland Elementary Grade School   (35) Honeysuckle Middle School   (36) Houston Academy   (37) Houston County High School   (38) Jeffcoat School Historical   (39) Jones School Historical   (40) Lake Street Junior High School   (41) Lucy School Historical   (42) Madrid Junior High School   (43) Midway School Historical   (44) Montana Street School   (45) Mount Zion School Historical   (46) Murphy Mill School Historical   (47) Northside Methodist Academy   (48) Northview High School   (49) Pleasant Plain School Historical   (50) Rehobeth High School   (51) Rocky Creek School Historical   (52) Rose Hill Elementary School   (53) Saint Marys School   (54) Sasser School Historical   (55) Selma Street Elementary School   (56) Seventh Day Adventist Elementary School   (57) Southside Elementary School   (58) Spann Elementary School   (59) Stringer Street Elementary School   (60) Taylor Elementary School   (61) Webb Junior High School   (62) Weems School   (63) Whitehead School Historical   (64) Wilson Street Elementary School   (65) Young Junior High School   (66) Zoe School Historical  

Stream


(1) Abbie Creek   (2) Armstrong Branch   (3) Baker Creek   (4) Barnett Branch   (5) Bazemores Mill Branch   (6) Beaver Creek   (7) Beulah Creek   (8) Big Branch   (9) Big Creek   (10) Bodiford Branch   (11) Boggy Creek   (12) Box Branch   (13) Bruners Gin Creek   (14) Bryans Creek   (15) Buie Branch   (16) Burdeshaw Mill Creek   (17) Camp Creek   (18) Cedar Creek   (19) Cedar Springs Creek   (20) Chestnut Branch   (21) Chipola Creek   (22) Cooper Creek   (23) Coopers Bay Creek   (24) Crawford Creek   (25) Culpepper Branch   (26) Cypress Creek   (27) Double Bridges Creek   (28) Ethridge Gin Branch   (29) Foster Creek   (30) Gamble Branch   (31) Geneva Branch   (32) Golf Creek   (33) Guy Branch   (34) Harkin Branch   (35) Harp Branch   (36) Harrison Mill Creek   (37) Holliman Branch   (38) Howards Mill Creek   (39) Hunter Branch   (40) Hurricane Creek   (41) Jackson Creek   (42) Jump And Run Branch   (43) Limestone Creek   (44) Little Omusee Creek   (45) Little Rocky Creek   (46) Long Branch   (47) Meadows Creek   (48) Mill Creek   (49) Moulten Slough   (50) Moulten Slough Creek   (51) Murphy Mill Branch   (52) Nalls Creek   (53) Newton Creek   (54) Omusee Creek   (55) Pelham Branch   (56) Peterman Creek   (57) Pinhook Creek   (58) Poplar Spring Branch   (59) Rock Creek   (60) Rocky Branch   (61) Rocky Creek   (62) Sasser Branch   (63) Smith Branch   (64) Spivey Mill Creek   (65) Spring Creek   (66) Stevenson Creek   (67) Tally Branch   (68) Thomas Creek   (69) Wash Maybin Branch   (70) Webb Creek   (71) Whetstone Branch   (72) White Branch   (73) Wilson Creek   (74) Woods Branch   (75) Yance Branch  

Swamp


(1) Moates Bay   (2) Pittman Bay   (3) Still Pond   (4) The Turnpike Swamp  

Tower


(1) Houston Lookout Tower   (2) Memphis Lookout Tower   (3) W204-fm Dothan   (4) Wagf-am Dothan   (5) Wdhn-tv Dothan   (6) Woof-am Dothan   (7) Woof-fm Dothan   (8) Wtvy-fm Dothan   (9) Wwnt-am Dothan  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Houston County, Alabama

36301 (pop. 32,295) 36303 (pop. 27,744) 36305 (pop. 9,763)
36312 (pop. 5,858) 36320 (pop. 3,196) 36376 (pop. 3,107)
36319 (pop. 2,353) 36343 (pop. 1,607) 36370 (pop. 777)


Counties Nearby Houston County, Alabama

Dale County, AL  (pop. 50,106) 21.1 Miles
Henry County, AL  (pop. 16,580) 21.7 Miles
Geneva County, AL  (pop. 26,837) 27.2 Miles
Coffee County, AL  (pop. 50,906) 38.1 Miles
Barbour County, AL  (pop. 27,203) 46.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Houston County, Alabama

334



Elevation in Houston County, Alabama is 289.0 ft. (88.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Houston County, Alabama

Lat: 31.189731 N        Long: -85.350387 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Houston County, 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.

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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 Houston County, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,416   (3.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,342   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 2,316   (5.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 3,555   (9.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 5,684   (14.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 6,616   (16.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 7,243   (18.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2,672   (6.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,149   (2.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,520   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 633   (1.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 340   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2,447   (6.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2,413   (6.1%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Houston County, Alabama)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,384

1 vehicle available : 8,032

2 vehicles available : 1,619

3 vehicles available : 272

4 or more vehicles available : 78

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 615

1 vehicle available : 3,268

2 vehicles available : 7,996

3 vehicles available : 1,904

4 or more vehicles available : 475

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 267

1 vehicle available : 1,542

2 vehicles available : 2,408

3 vehicles available : 1,683

4 or more vehicles available : 381

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 191

1 vehicle available : 1,268

2 vehicles available : 3,667

3 vehicles available : 1,458

4 or more vehicles available : 862


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Houston County, Alabama)

1-person household:

No workers : 6,019

1 worker : 5,366

2-person household:

No workers : 4,604

1 worker : 5,307

2 workers : 4,347

3-person household:

No workers : 922

1 worker : 2,424

2 workers : 2,368

3 workers : 567

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 744

1 worker : 2,517

2 workers : 3,347

3 or more workers : 838


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Houston County, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 39,110

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 2,052

In 3-person carpool : 567

In 4-person carpool : 166

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 142

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 68

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 176

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 17

Motorcycle : 87

Bicycle : 29

Walked : 254

Other means : 620

Worked at home : 725


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Houston County, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 771

5 to 9 minutes : 4,979

10 to 14 minutes : 8,330

15 to 19 minutes : 8,238

20 to 24 minutes : 6,730

25 to 29 minutes : 1,542

30 to 34 minutes : 8,036

35 to 39 minutes : 844

40 to 44 minutes : 560

45 to 59 minutes : 1,673

60 to 89 minutes : 941

90 or more minutes : 644


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Houston County, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 5,786  (26.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,337  (10.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4,004  (18.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 199  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4,167  (19.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 6,102  (32.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,576  (19.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 7,071  (37.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 39  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 229  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Houston County, Alabama

Employed: 45,813
Unemployed: 1,440



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Houston County, Alabama

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 8.4%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 19.1%
  • Other: 72.5%



Water Usage In Houston County, Alabama

Ground Water

 
Fresh 23.76 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 23.76 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 106.17 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 106.17 Mgal/d





There are 1,267 Farms In Houston County, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Houston County, Alabama

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 7 Branches


    Bank Assets: $10b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Regions Bank - 7 Branches


    Bank Assets: $825.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Midsouth Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 14

Peoplessouth Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

Compass Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $226.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 675

Synovus Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $52.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 270

Ameris Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 71

Trinity Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $186.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Servisfirst Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

Friend Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $70.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Houston County, Alabama

  • Dothan Regional


    (about 10.7 miles in Dothan, Alabama; Airport Code: DHN)

  • Headland Municipal


    (about 12.3 miles in Headland, Alabama; Airport Code: VWA)

  • Cairns AAF


    (about 22.3 miles in Daleville, Alabama; Airport Code: OZR)

  • Vosikas


    (about 31.9 miles in Bonifay, Florida; Airport Code: FL3)

  • Enterprise Municipal


    (about 33.3 miles in Enterprise, Alabama; Airport Code: ETS)

  • Decatur County Industrial Air Park


    (about 44.8 miles in Brinson, Georgia; Airport Code: BGE)

  • Brundidge Municipal


    (about 46.1 miles in Brundidge, Alabama; Airport Code: VZI)

  • Weedon Field


    (about 54.2 miles in Eufaula, Alabama; Airport Code: EUF)

  • N Kenneth Campbell Field at Troy Municipal


    (about 60.5 miles in Troy, Alabama; Airport Code: TOI)

  • Troy Municipal


    (about 60.5 miles in Troy, Alabama; Airport Code: TOI)

  • South Alabama Regional at Bill Benton Field


    (about 62.2 miles in Andalusia, Alabama; Airport Code: AL4)

  • Northwest Florida Beaches International


    (about 63.2 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: ECP)

  • Bay County


    (about 70.3 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: PFN)

  • Southwest Georgia Regional


    (about 72.1 miles in Albany, Georgia; Airport Code: ABY)

  • Bob Sikes


    (about 75.0 miles in Crestview, Florida; Airport Code: CEW)

  • Tyndall AFB


    (about 78.5 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: PAM)

  • Duke Field


    (about 78.9 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • Duke Field (Eglin Af Aux Nr 3)


    (about 79.1 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • Tallahassee Regional


    (about 80.6 miles in Tallahassee, Florida; Airport Code: TLH)

  • Lawson AAF


    (about 82.1 miles in Fort Mitchell, Alabama; Airport Code: LSF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Houston County, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

85.70%

Carpooled

10.28%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.24%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.02%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.30%

Motorcycle

0.06%

Bicycle

0.10%

Walked

0.92%

Other Means

0.85%

Worked At Home

1.54%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Houston County, 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 By Tenure
(Houston County, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15,202

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,441

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 695

Renter-occupied housing units : 617

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,530

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,905

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6,974

Renter-occupied housing units : 6,006


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Houston County, Alabama)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,322

Householder 35 to 44 years : 3,045

Householder 45 to 54 years : 3,633

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,876

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,780

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,829

Householder 75 years and over : 753

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 313

Householder 35 to 44 years : 552

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,375

Householder 55 to 59 years : 972

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,229

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,759

Householder 75 years and over : 2,963


(updated 2013)



Rent Asked
(Houston County, Alabama)

Less than $100 : 16

$100 to $149 : 24

$150 to $199 : 40

$200 to $249 : 19

$250 to $299 : 83

$300 to $349 : 109

$350 to $399 : 378

$400 to $449 : 261

$450 to $499 : 223

$500 to $549 : 167

$550 to $599 : 81

$600 to $649 : 52

$650 to $699 : 49

$700 to $749 : 73

$750 to $799 : 41

$800 to $899 : 85

$900 to $999 : 10

$1,000 to $1,249 : 15

$1,250 to $1,499 : 0

$1,500 to $1,999 : 21

$2,000 or more : 69


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Houston County, Alabama)

Less than 10.0 percent : 484

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,330

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,793

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,464

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,377

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,139

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 839

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,197

50.0 percent or more : 2,904

Not computed : 1,442


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Houston County, Alabama)

Built 2010 or later : $201,200

Built 2000 to 2009 : $183,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $128,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $121,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $114,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $88,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $87,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $73,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $91,000


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Houston County, Alabama: 68.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Houston County, 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 347 347 $20,337,240
  Two Family 4 8 $277,725
  Three and Four Family 7 26 $1,070,190
  Five or More Family 9 64 $2,820,230
  Total

367 445 $24,505,385
2000        
  Single Family 327 327 $20,254,851
  Two Family 6 12 $620,050
  Three and Four Family 3 10 $1,025,195
  Five or More Family 25 298 $7,970,950
  Total

361 647 $29,871,046
2001        
  Single Family 287 287 $19,433,012
  Two Family 4 8 $123,480
  Three and Four Family 6 23 $857,600
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

297 318 $20,414,092
2002        
  Single Family 361 361 $27,870,060
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

361 361 $27,870,060
2003        
  Single Family 411 411 $42,104,111
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

411 411 $42,104,111
2004        
  Single Family 450 450 $36,699,668
  Two Family 5 10 $237,320
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $162,000
  Five or More Family 6 216 $3,871,998
  Total

462 679 $40,970,986
2005        
  Single Family 525 525 $41,416,820
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 13 104 $5,317,208
  Total

538 629 $46,734,028
2006        
  Single Family 654 654 $58,066,958
  Two Family 2 4 $400,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

656 658 $58,466,958


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Houston County, AL): $34,431
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Houston County): $74,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Houston County, Alabama

Utility Gas: 11.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.1%
Electricity: 81.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Houston County, Alabama

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 39.05%
  • Juvenile facilities : 4.45%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 34.18%
  • Other institutional facilities : 6.21%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 16.1%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Houston County): $413
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Houston County): $502


(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 Houston County, Alabama are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Houston County, Alabama

Medical Center Home Health Services (1)


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

Caresouth Homecare Professionals


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

Medical Center Home Health Services (2)


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

Houston County Home Care


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

Mid-south Home Health Agency, Llc


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

Hospitals Close To Houston County, Alabama

Flowers Hospital


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

Dale Medical Center


     Address: 126 Hospital Ave, Ozark, Alabama 36360
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Early Memorial Hospital


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

Wiregrass Medical Center


     Address: 1200 W Maple Avenue, Geneva, Alabama 36340
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Jackson Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Houston County, Alabama

Extendicare Health Center


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

Wesley Manor Retirement Center


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

Westside Terrace Health & Rehabilitation Cente


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

Ozark Health And Rehabilitation


     Address: 312 Bryan Drive, Ozark, Alabama 36360
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 146
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Oakview Manor Health Care Center


     Address: 929 Mixon School Road, Ozark, Alabama 36360
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 82%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Houston County, Alabama

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 6 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Houston County, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 23,830
    Disabled Workers: 7,710
    Widowers Workers: 3,930
    Spouses Workers: 1,810
    Children Workers: 3,870


(updated 2007)



Houston County, Alabama Presidential Election

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



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Houston County, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Houston County, AL

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

Alabama Average 6.81 %

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

Alabama Average 0.14 %

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

  • Dale County , AL 1.11 % ($27,465 AGI )
  • Henry County , AL 0.59 % ($49,650 AGI )
  • Geneva County , AL 0.56 % ($29,146 AGI )
  • Coffee County , AL 0.24 % ($41,873 AGI )
  • Jackson County , FL 0.17 % ($30,364 AGI )
  • Barbour County , AL 0.16 % ($34,481 AGI )
  • Bay County , FL 0.16 % ($30,556 AGI )
  • Montgomery County , AL 0.12 % ($32,538 AGI )
  • Pike County , AL 0.11 % ($31,447 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , AL 0.10 % ($54,364 AGI )

Relocation away from Houston County, AL

6.73 % of Houston County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,807

Alabama Average 6.16 %

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

Alabama Average 0.07 %

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

  • Dale County , AL 0.92 % ($25,255 AGI )
  • Henry County , AL 0.55 % ($30,731 AGI )
  • Geneva County , AL 0.50 % ($29,738 AGI )
  • Montgomery County , AL 0.22 % ($35,153 AGI )
  • Coffee County , AL 0.20 % ($31,303 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , AL 0.20 % ($57,338 AGI )
  • Bay County , FL 0.18 % ($42,533 AGI )
  • Jackson County , FL 0.16 % ($23,755 AGI )
  • Mobile County , AL 0.10 % ($21,941 AGI )
  • Lee County , AL 0.10 % ($53,182 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 Houston County, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Houston County, Alabama


On 01/07/1982, a tornado touched down 1.93 miles from the center of Houston County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 02/06/1974, a tornado touched down 2.73 miles from the center of Houston County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 11/08/1989, a tornado touched down 3.01 miles from the center of Houston County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 11/08/1989, a tornado touched down 3.01 miles from the center of Houston County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 10/27/1995, a tornado touched down 3.01 miles from the center of Houston County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.



Storms In Houston County, Alabama

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
11/15/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
01/01/2006, 08:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/06/1994, 07:00 am 0 0 $500K $50K
07/04/1994, 01:00 pm 0 0 $500K $50K
         
Hail        
04/22/2005, 05:17 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/26/2005, 05:18 pm 0 0 $4K --
03/26/2005, 05:09 pm 0 0 $4K --
05/13/1999, 03:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/29/1996, 07:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
07/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 1 -- --
06/14/2002, 02:55 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/04/2002, 03:00 pm 0 1 -- --
07/23/1999, 06:20 pm 0 1 -- --
04/11/1995, 12:00 am 0 0 $15K --
03/18/1995, 12:00 am 0 1 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/31/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
08/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
07/07/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
07/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
06/30/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
06/05/2007, 11:15 am 0 0 $25K --
06/05/2007, 11:10 am 0 0 $2K --
05/12/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
04/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $15K --
03/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
11/15/2006, 12:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
11/15/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
08/30/2006, 05:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
08/15/2006, 07:55 pm 0 0 $15K --
08/08/2006, 07:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/08/2006, 06:30 pm 0 0 $500K --
06/25/2006, 07:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/25/2006, 06:40 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/25/2006, 05:45 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/22/2006, 05:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/22/2006, 04:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/10/2006, 09:35 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/10/2006, 09:16 pm 0 0 $2K --
01/13/2006, 12:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/15/2005, 06:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
08/15/2005, 05:55 pm 0 0 $30K --
08/15/2005, 05:50 pm 0 0 $15K --
08/15/2005, 05:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/14/2005, 08:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/06/2005, 05:30 pm 0 0 $150K --
04/30/2005, 08:10 am 0 0 $15K --
04/30/2005, 07:50 am 0 0 $15K --
04/22/2005, 09:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/27/2005, 11:00 am 0 0 $100K --
11/24/2004, 11:30 am 0 0 $30K --
07/15/2004, 07:10 pm 0 0 $250K --
07/15/2004, 07:00 pm 0 0 $100K --
07/15/2004, 06:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/28/2004, 05:35 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/28/2004, 04:46 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/27/2004, 04:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/27/2004, 04:15 pm 0 0 $150K --
06/27/2004, 03:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/26/2004, 12:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/02/2004, 12:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/02/2004, 12:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/12/2004, 08:55 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/16/2003, 04:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/03/2003, 05:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/11/2003, 01:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/25/2003, 11:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
03/20/2003, 01:30 am 0 0 $3K --
02/22/2003, 06:30 am 0 0 $3K --
02/22/2003, 06:00 am 0 0 $3K --
12/24/2002, 07:50 am 0 0 $75K --
12/24/2002, 07:40 am 0 0 $5K --
08/27/2002, 06:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/20/2002, 05:25 pm 0 0 $20K --
07/20/2002, 05:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/07/2002, 05:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/14/2002, 03:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/14/2002, 03:00 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/14/2002, 02:55 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/14/2002, 02:50 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/04/2002, 03:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/03/2002, 09:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/30/2002, 02:35 pm 0 0 $5K --
03/31/2002, 03:00 pm 0 0 $75K --
07/11/2001, 03:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/11/2001, 02:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/10/2001, 06:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/21/2001, 06:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/12/2001, 02:00 pm 0 0 $75K --
03/03/2001, 08:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/03/2001, 01:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
12/16/2000, 08:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
11/09/2000, 07:45 am 0 0 $5K --
08/27/2000, 03:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
08/25/2000, 03:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/25/2000, 03:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
08/25/2000, 03:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/18/2000, 05:20 pm 0 0 $30K --
08/09/2000, 07:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/23/2000, 02:40 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/12/2000, 02:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/12/2000, 02:05 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/11/2000, 03:00 pm 0 0 $30K --
06/22/2000, 05:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/22/2000, 03:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/14/2000, 06:45 pm 0 0 $15K --
05/13/2000, 06:32 pm 0 0 $15K --
04/03/2000, 09:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/03/2000, 08:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
01/10/2000, 04:00 am 0 0 $1K --
08/14/1999, 05:05 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/14/1999, 04:30 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/14/1999, 04:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/13/1999, 04:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/13/1999, 04:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/13/1999, 03:30 pm 0 0 $750K --
05/07/1999, 04:15 am 0 0 $1K --
01/02/1999, 04:00 am 0 0 $5K --
07/27/1998, 06:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/05/1998, 06:11 pm 0 1 $15K --
06/05/1998, 05:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/05/1998, 05:15 pm 0 0 $30K --
06/05/1998, 05:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/08/1998, 09:30 am 0 0 $5K --
03/08/1998, 11:00 am 0 0 $1K --
03/08/1998, 06:40 am 0 0 $10K --
03/05/1998, 04:15 pm 0 0 $70K --
10/24/1997, 10:30 am 0 0 $150K --
04/22/1997, 08:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
01/24/1997, 09:18 pm 0 0 $30K --
01/24/1997, 08:30 pm 0 0 $150K --
01/05/1997, 06:50 am 0 0 $150K --
04/29/1996, 04:30 pm 0 1 $100K --
01/11/1996, 07:38 pm 0 0 $2K --
01/11/1996, 07:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/11/1996, 06:45 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/16/1995, 02:30 pm 0 0 $30K --
07/09/1995, 05:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/09/1995, 05:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/24/1995, 04:30 pm 0 0 $80K --
06/01/1995, 11:05 am 0 0 $25K $10K
06/01/1995, 11:05 am 0 0 $25K $10K
07/25/1994, 02:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/15/1994, 10:05 pm 0 1 $50K --
03/31/1993, 05:15 am 0 6 -- --
01/01/1910, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
01/01/1909, 12:00 am 0 0 $20K --
01/01/1906, 12:00 am 0 0 $20K --
01/01/1905, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
01/01/1904, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
01/01/1903, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         
Wind        
07/03/1994, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
         



Tornados In Houston County, Alabama

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-04-14 6 150 1 0 0 $250K --
  2007-03-01 23 150 1 0 2 $11M --
  2007-03-01 7 100 -- 0 0 $250K --
  2007-03-01 7 150 1 0 4 $3M --
  2007-03-01 1 50 -- 0 0 $1K --
  2006-01-13 -- 50 -- 0 0 $100K --
  2006-01-13 1 50 -- 0 0 $500K --
  2005-03-22 3 200 2 0 4 $750K --
  2002-12-24 18 150 1 0 8 $2M --
  2002-11-05 6 200 2 1 20 $3M --
  2002-11-05 2 100 1 0 3 $150K --
  2001-11-25 -- 100 1 0 2 $75K --
  2001-11-25 2 100 1 0 25 $3M --
  2000-12-16 10 150 1 0 0 $3M --
  2000-12-16 17 300 2 0 0 $2M --
  2000-12-16 2 75 -- 0 0 $50K --
  2000-04-03 -- -- -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-09-29 1 50 1 0 0 $500K --
  1998-09-29 1 75 1 0 0 $2M --
  1998-09-28 -- 40 -- 0 0 $150K --
  1998-09-28 1 40 -- 0 0 $75K --
  1998-09-28 -- 30 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1998-06-23 3 -- 1 0 0 $150K --
  1998-05-04 -- -- -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-05-03 -- -- -- 0 0 $5K --
  1998-02-22 -- 50 -- 0 0 $75K --
  1997-12-24 2 150 1 0 4 $250K --
  1997-12-24 3 300 2 0 5 $500K --
  1997-10-26 2 150 1 0 0 $150K --
  1997-10-25 2 150 1 0 2 $250K --
  1997-10-25 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-10-24 1 100 1 0 0 $1M --
  1997-01-05 6 100 2 0 0 $180K --
  1995-11-11 -- 10 -- 0 0 $5K --
  1995-10-27 -- 50 1 0 2 $90K --
  1992-11-12 1 23 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1992-11-04 5 50 1 0 0 $3M --
  1989-11-08 -- 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1989-11-08 1 40 1 0 0 $3M --
  1989-10-01 5 43 1 0 0 -- --
  1988-09-16 4 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1986-11-26 13 150 1 0 0 $250K --
  1986-11-25 14 200 3 0 3 $3M --
  1984-05-03 6 200 2 0 0 $25K --
  1984-05-03 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1984-05-03 1 400 1 0 0 $25K --
  1984-03-20 -- 30 1 0 0 $25K --
  1984-03-05 8 50 2 0 14 $25M --
  1983-05-16 2 150 3 0 1 $250K --
  1982-01-07 1 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1981-02-10 7 77 1 0 5 $3M --
  1980-09-10 4 50 1 0 0 $250K --
  1980-03-08 16 40 2 0 5 $250K --
  1979-07-05 -- 17 -- 0 0 $250K --
  1976-03-16 1 50 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1975-10-17 -- 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1974-04-04 -- 33 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1974-02-06 1 800 1 0 0 $25K --
  1974-01-28 -- 30 2 0 0 -- --
  1973-12-30 2 120 3 0 14 $3K --
  1973-12-29 15 70 3 0 2 $3M --
  1973-12-29 6 67 3 0 0 $3M --
  1973-05-25 1 400 1 0 0 $25K --
  1972-01-13 8 200 3 0 0 $250K --
  1972-01-13 2 300 1 0 0 $25K --
  1972-01-13 5 100 2 4 88 $250K --
  1972-01-13 1 100 2 0 0 $250K --
  1971-03-01 -- 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1966-07-20 1 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1964-10-03 -- 33 2 0 2 $3K --
  1962-01-05 5 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1961-06-20 -- 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1959-03-21 3 150 2 0 0 $25K --
  1957-05-10 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1957-02-01 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1956-03-15 12 20 1 0 0 $25K --
  1955-10-16 15 100 2 0 5 $3M --
  1955-10-16 2 100 2 0 0 $3M --
  1955-10-16 1 167 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1955-10-16 16 100 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1954-04-16 16 100 2 0 1 $25K --
  1954-04-16 1 100 2 0 0 -- --
  1954-03-29 3 100 2 0 0 $25K --
  1953-12-06 2 33 2 0 1 $25K --
  1953-12-06 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Houston County, Alabama

  • Category 1: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 70 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: DORA - Wind Speed: 35 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 38 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: BERYL - August 1994 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: AGNES - June 1972 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 27 Knots *


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Houston County, Alabama



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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 Houston County, Alabama directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Alabama

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,616 5,193 8,943 9,745 10,675 13,329 13,293 12,000 12,912 13,074


(updated 2014)



Jails in Houston County, Alabama


  • Houston County Jail


    164 North Oates Street, Dothan, AL 36303
    Capacity: 386
    Confined: 449
    Avg. Population: 420
    Year Built: 2001

  • Houston County Jail


    164 North Oates Street, Dothan, AL 36303
    Capacity: 386
    Confined: 449
    Avg. Population: 420
    Year Built: 2001

  • Dothan City Jail


    210 N. Saint Andrews Street, Dothan, AL 36303
    Confined: 65

  • Dothan City Jail


    210 N. Saint Andrews Street, Dothan, AL 36303
    Confined: 65


(updated 2006)



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