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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sumter 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
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Male:

Under 5 years : 414

5 to 9 years : 339

10 to 14 years : 586

15 to 17 years : 312

18 and 19 years : 219

20 years : 145

21 years : 126

22 to 24 years : 276

25 to 29 years : 402

30 to 34 years : 324

35 to 39 years : 350

40 to 44 years : 323

45 to 49 years : 419

50 to 54 years : 420

55 to 59 years : 384

60 and 61 years : 130

62 to 64 years : 151

65 and 66 years : 95

67 to 69 years : 85

70 to 74 years : 188

75 to 79 years : 162

80 to 84 years : 86

85 years and over : 82

Female:

Under 5 years : 414

5 to 9 years : 319

10 to 14 years : 617

15 to 17 years : 285

18 and 19 years : 350

20 years : 21

21 years : 118

22 to 24 years : 508

25 to 29 years : 434

30 to 34 years : 310

35 to 39 years : 344

40 to 44 years : 474

45 to 49 years : 541

50 to 54 years : 530

55 to 59 years : 467

60 and 61 years : 78

62 to 64 years : 174

65 and 66 years : 83

67 to 69 years : 190

70 to 74 years : 253

75 to 79 years : 279

80 to 84 years : 170

85 years and over : 290


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 11,661

Multiple ancestry : 849

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 757


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 13,175

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 27

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 24

Not a U.S. citizen : 41


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Total:

Under 5 years : 828

5 to 17 years : 2,458

18 to 24 years : 1,763

25 to 34 years : 1,470

35 to 44 years : 1,491

45 to 54 years : 1,910

55 to 59 years : 851

60 and 61 years : 208

62 to 64 years : 325

65 to 74 years : 894

75 years and over : 1,069

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 364

5 to 17 years : 1,694

18 to 24 years : 890

25 to 34 years : 946

35 to 44 years : 1,030

45 to 54 years : 1,518

55 to 59 years : 697

60 and 61 years : 133

62 to 64 years : 239

65 to 74 years : 773

75 years and over : 988

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 464

5 to 17 years : 743

18 to 24 years : 873

25 to 34 years : 491

35 to 44 years : 447

45 to 54 years : 392

55 to 59 years : 154

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 86

65 to 74 years : 121

75 years and over : 81

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 21

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 6

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 : 27

35 to 44 years : 14

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,207

Female : 5,065

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,750

Female : 2,153

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 27

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 34

Female : 31


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Born in state of residence : 1,830

Born in other state in the United States : 1,665

Native: born outside the United States : 27

Foreign born : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 3,232

Now married, except separated : 2,450

Divorced : 661

Separated : 348

Widowed : 913

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,384

Now married, except separated : 1,076

Divorced : 290

Separated : 52

Widowed : 93

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 65

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 12,357

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 17


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sumter County, Alabama

  • Other Groups: 8,869   (77.2%)
  • United States Or American: 782   (6.8%)
  • English: 443   (3.9%)
  • Irish: 375   (3.3%)
  • German: 252   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 209   (1.8%)
  • Subsaharan African: 122   (1.1%)
  • Dutch: 81   (0.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 68   (0.6%)
  • European: 42   (0.4%)
  • Italian: 41   (0.4%)
  • Polish: 39   (0.3%)
  • Scottish: 38   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 28   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 16   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 9   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 9   (0.1%)
  • British: 9   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 7   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 7   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.0%)
  • Belgian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Greek: 4   (0.0%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.0%)
  • Norwegian: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sumter County, Alabama is 13,267



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sumter County, Alabama: 6,018
Female Population in Sumter County, Alabama: 7,249


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sumter County, Alabama: 33.9
Median Female Resident Age in Sumter County, Alabama: 39.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alabama is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sumter County, Alabama


White


Both sexes

43.7

Male

41.2

Female

46.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.2

Male

33.3

Female

38.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.5

Male

43.0

Female

40.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.5

Male

32.5

Female

34.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.0

Male

38.5

Female

21.0

Other


Both sexes

24.0

Male

24.0

Female

26.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

43.5

Male

43.5

Female

41.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.5

Male

32.0

Female

31.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.9

Male

41.3

Female

46.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Sumter County, Alabama


  • White: 3,536
  • African American: 9,402
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 24
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 181
  • Two or More Races: 124



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 142   (3.76%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 104   (2.75%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 185   (4.9%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 178   (4.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 159   (4.21%)
  • 10th Grade: 128   (3.39%)
  • 11th Grade: 196   (5.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 291   (7.71%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,171   (31.01%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 150   (3.97%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 507   (13.43%)
  • Associate Degree: 84   (2.22%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 314   (8.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 115   (3.05%)
  • Professional School Degree: 27   (0.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 25   (0.66%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 134   (2.7%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 56   (1.13%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 215   (4.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 273   (5.51%)
  • 9th Grade: 193   (3.9%)
  • 10th Grade: 232   (4.68%)
  • 11th Grade: 263   (5.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 328   (6.62%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,548   (31.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 289   (5.83%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 616   (12.43%)
  • Associate Degree: 203   (4.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 325   (6.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 194   (3.92%)
  • Professional School Degree: 64   (1.29%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 22   (0.44%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Sumter County, Alabama

  • Sumter County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 10, Livingston, AL 35470, Phone: (205) 652-9605, Students: 2,562 )

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

  • Livingston Junior High School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: P O Box 370, Livingston, AL 35470, Phone: (205) 652-2125, Students: 750 )

  • York West End Junior High School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: P O Box 127, York, AL 36925, Phone: (205) 392-5901, Students: 549 )

  • Kinterbish Junior High School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 5586 Kinterbish 10, Cuba, AL 36907, Phone: (205) 392-4559, Students: 265 )

  • North Sumter Junior High School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: P O Box 99, Panola, AL 35477, Phone: (205) 455-2422, Students: 188 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sumter County, Alabama

  • Livingston High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P O Box 40, Livingston, AL 35470, Phone: (205) 652-2464, Students: 419 )

  • Sumter County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 902 4th Ave, York, AL 36925, Phone: (205) 392-4771, Students: 390 )

  • Bell-brown Career Technical Center


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: P O Box 1380, Livingston, AL 35470, Phone: (205) 652-9469, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Sumter County, Alabama

  • University Of West Alabama


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 4,011; Location: Tation One, Livingston, AL 35470, Web: http://www.uwa.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Sumter County, Alabama

  • Sumter Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 181 Sumter Academy Road, York, AL 36925, Phone: (205) 392-5238, Students: 246 )

Academic Libraries In Sumter County, Alabama

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Sumter County, Alabama

  • Livingston - Ruby Pickens Tartt Public Library


    206 Monroe St., Livingston, AL 35470

  • York - Hightower Memorial Library


    602 2nd Avenue, York, AL 36925

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sumter County, Alabama


  • 9af & Usafcent Airmans Memorial Foundation


    2121 Avalon St, Shaw Afb, SC 29152

  • Alabama Association Of Historians


    Uwa - Station 22, Livingston, AL 35470

  • Alabama Trust For Historic Preservation


    Station 45, Livingston, AL 35470

  • Andersonville Guild


    Po Box 36, Andersonville, GA 31711
    http://www.andersonvillegeorgia.com

  • Borough Foundation


    302 W Calhoun St, Sumter, SC 29150

  • Coleman Center For The Arts


    630 Avenue A St, York, AL 36925
    http://www.colemanarts.org

  • Dr Mary Mcleod-bethune Museum Dev Assn


    Po Box 374, Mayesville, SC 29104

  • Epes Historical Association


    Po Box 198, Epes, AL 35460

  • Friends Of Theblack Belt Museum


    Uwa Station 45, Livingston, AL 35470

  • Georgia Rural Telephone Museum


    135 N Bailey Ave, Leslie, GA 31764
    http://grtm.org

  • Historic Oak Grove Foundation Inc


    Po Box 928, Americus, GA 31709

  • Plains Better Hometown Program Inc


    104 E Church Street, Plains, GA 31780

  • Sumter County African American Cultural Society


    345d Manning Ave, Sumter, SC 29150

  • Sumter County Historical And Preservatiion Society Inc


    Po Box 213, Livingston, AL 35470

  • Sumter County Historical Society


    Po Box 1456, Sumter, SC 29150

  • Sumter County Historical Society Inc


    217 N Market Street, Bushnell, FL 33513

  • Sumter County Museum Inc


    122 N Washington St, Sumter, SC 29150
    http://www.sumtercountymuseum.org

  • Sumter Gallery Of Art


    Po Box 1316, Sumter, SC 29150

  • Sumter Historic Preservation Society


    Po Box 961, Americus, GA 31709

  • Villages Genealogical Society


    2227 Kershaw Rd, Wildwood, FL 34785

  • Vrhs Inc


    2222 Shanewood Ct, Wildwood, FL 34785

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sumter County, Alabama


Airport


(1) Henley Ranch Airport   (2) Mallard Airport Historical   (3) Sumter Farms And Stock Company Inc Airport Historical  

Area


(1) Grindstone Prairie  

Bar


(1) Barnes Gin Bar   (2) Bluff Port Bar   (3) Bracketts Bar   (4) Carpenters Bar   (5) Chambers Bar   (6) China Bluff Bar   (7) Cold Springs Bar   (8) Craigs Shoals   (9) Cuba Shoals   (10) Cubbs Creek Shoals   (11) Duncans Bar   (12) Gainesville Bar   (13) Hiblers Bar   (14) Hicks Bar   (15) Holts Bar   (16) Howards Bar   (17) Howards Lower Bar   (18) Indian Queen Bar   (19) Jack Toms Shoals   (20) Jones Bluff Shoals   (21) Jones Creek Bar   (22) Littles Bar   (23) Lower Chicken Cock Bar   (24) Noxubee Bar   (25) Phillips Bar   (26) Pleasant Ridge Bar   (27) Sipsey Bar   (28) Smiths Bar   (29) Upper Chicken Cock Bar   (30) Vienna Bar   (31) Warsaw Bar   (32) Whitsetts Old Ford Bar   (33) Whitsitts Bar   (34) Windhams Bar  

Bend


(1) Barnes Bend   (2) Cooks Bend   (3) Nubbin Bend   (4) The Cutoff   (5) Wheeler Bend  

Bridge


(1) Gorgas Bridge   (2) Rooster Bridge   (3) Tutwiler Bridge  

Building


(1) Bellamy Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Bibb Graves Hall   (3) Boyd Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Brock Hall   (5) Brunson Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Cuba Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (7) Cuba Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (8) Dancy - Cochrane - Memphis Volunteer Fire Department   (9) Dug Hill Volunteer Fire Department   (10) Emelle Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Epes Volunteer Fire Department   (12) Foust Hall   (13) Gainesville Volunteer Fire Department   (14) Homer Fieldhouse   (15) Livingston Fire And Rescue   (16) Livingston Police Department   (17) Moon Hall   (18) Morning Star Volunteer Fire Department   (19) North Sumter Volunteer Fire Department   (20) Panola Volunteer Fire Department   (21) Post Oak Hunting Lodge   (22) Pruitt Hall   (23) Reed Hall   (24) Rooster Ridge Hunting Lodge   (25) Seldon Hall   (26) Siloam Volunteer Fire Department   (27) Sisk Hall   (28) Southern Sportsman Lodge   (29) Speith Hall   (30) Stickney Hall   (31) Sumter County Courthouse   (32) Sumter County Sheriff S Office   (33) Tishabee Volunteer Fire Department   (34) Tutwiler Library   (35) Wallace Hall   (36) Webb Hall   (37) Whitfield Volunteer Fire Department   (38) York Fire Department   (39) York Police Department   (40) Young Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Adams Cemetery   (2) Antioch Cemetery   (3) Arrington Cemetery   (4) Bell Cemetery   (5) Black Bluff Cemetery   (6) Boney Cemetery   (7) Boyd Cemetery   (8) Brewersville Cemetery   (9) Brown Cemetery   (10) Cagus Cemetery   (11) Campbell Cemetery   (12) Central Cemetery   (13) Cluster Cemetery   (14) Coleman Cemetery   (15) Craig Cemetery   (16) Dallas Cemetery   (17) Dancy Cemetery   (18) Danner Cemetery   (19) Dug Hill Cemetery   (20) Dulls Cemetery   (21) Elliott Cemetery   (22) Elmwood Memorial Estates   (23) Eskeridge Pettigrew Cemetery   (24) Friendship Cemetery   (25) Gibbs Cemetery   (26) Gotes Cemetery   (27) Hargrove Cemetery   (28) Harris Cemetery   (29) Hawkins Cemetery   (30) Hebron Church Cemetery   (31) Henagan Cemetery   (32) Hicks Cemetery   (33) Hill Cemetery   (34) Home Mission Cemetery   (35) Houston Cemetery   (36) Hutchenson Cemetery   (37) Hutton Cemetery   (38) Jamestown Cemetery   (39) Johnson Cemetery   (40) Lee Cemetery   (41) Lewis Cemetery   (42) Livingston Memorial Gardens   (43) May Cemetery   (44) Maye Cemetery   (45) Mccainville Cemetery   (46) Mcelroy Cemetery   (47) Mcinnis Cemetery   (48) Millville Cemetery   (49) Mobley Cemetery   (50) Morning Star Cemetery   (51) Mount Herman Cemetery   (52) Mount Pilgrim Cemetery   (53) Mount Tabor Cemetery   (54) Mount Zion Cemetery   (55) Neal Cemetery   (56) Nebo Cemetery   (57) New Bethel Cemetery   (58) Odd Fellows Cemetery   (59) Old Cemetery   (60) Old Mount Olive Cemetery   (61) Old Side Cemetery   (62) Parker Cemetery   (63) Phares Cemetery   (64) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (65) Pleasant Valley Cemetery   (66) Potts Cemetery   (67) Rocks Chapel Cemetery   (68) Roy Cemetery   (69) Saint Matthew Cemetery   (70) Shamburger Cemetery   (71) Shiloh Cemetery   (72) Souls Chapel Cemetery   (73) Spencer Cemetery   (74) Sumter Memorial Gardens   (75) Taylor Cemetery   (76) Walker Cemetery   (77) Watts Cemetery   (78) Woods Cemetery   (79) York Cemetery  

Census


(1) Bellamy Census Designated Place   (2) Central Sumter Division Historical   (3) Panola Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Cooks Bend Cut Off   (2) Tennessee-tombigbee Waterway   (3) The Cutt Off   (4) Warsaw Cut Off  

Church


(1) Antioch Church   (2) Bellamy Church   (3) Bethel Church   (4) Black Bluff Church   (5) Brewersville Church   (6) Brown Chapel   (7) Browns Chapel Historical   (8) Brunson Church   (9) Chestnut Grove Methodist Church   (10) Christian Valley Baptist Church   (11) Cluster Church   (12) Coatopa Church   (13) Dancy First Baptist Church   (14) Dawsey Church   (15) Dug Hill Primitive Baptist Church   (16) Ebenezer Baptist Church   (17) Elizabeth Church   (18) Emelle Church   (19) First Baptist Church   (20) First Methodist Church   (21) First Presbyterian Church   (22) Fourth Creek Methodist Church   (23) Friend Church   (24) Friendship Baptist Church   (25) Galilee Baptist Church   (26) Geiger United Methodist Church   (27) Grant S Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church   (28) Greater Mount Olive Primitive Baptist Church   (29) Hadden Presbyterian Church   (30) Hawkins Chapel   (31) Hebron Methodist Church   (32) Hixon Church   (33) Holiness Tabernacle   (34) Jerusalem Baptist Church   (35) Johnson Baptist Church   (36) Jones Creek Church   (37) Kenyon Church   (38) Lamkin Church   (39) Liberty Church   (40) Lillies Chapel Methodist Church   (41) Little Rock Church Historical   (42) Mary Winston Baptist Church   (43) Marys Chapel Baptist Church   (44) Miller Hill Baptist Church   (45) Morning Star Baptist Church   (46) Morning Star Church   (47) Morning Star Second Baptist Church   (48) Mount Calvary Church Historical   (49) Mount Gilead Baptist Church   (50) Mount Harmon Church   (51) Mount Herman Church   (52) Mount Herman Church Historical   (53) Mount Hermel Church   (54) Mount Nebo Primitive Baptist Church   (55) Mount Olive Church   (56) Mount Olive Church Historical   (57) Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church   (58) Mount Pilgrim Primitive Baptist Church   (59) Mount Pleasant Baptist Church   (60) Mount Pleasant Church   (61) Mount Powell Baptist Church   (62) Mount Prospect Church   (63) Mount Tabor Baptist Church   (64) Mount Tabor Church   (65) Mount Zion Baptist Church   (66) Nebo Church   (67) Nelson Church Historical   (68) New Bethel Baptist Church   (69) New Bethel Church   (70) New Hope Baptist Church   (71) New Mount Calvary Church   (72) New Prospect Baptist Church   (73) Oak Grove Baptist Church   (74) Old Mount Olive Primitive Baptist Church   (75) Oxford Church   (76) Pine Grove Baptist Church   (77) Pleasant Grove Church Historical   (78) Pleasant Valley Presbyterian Church   (79) Reeds Chapel Methodist Church   (80) Rocks Chapel   (81) Rome Christian Methodist Episcopal Church   (82) Saint Albans Church   (83) Saint Johns Baptist Church   (84) Saint Luke Church Historical   (85) Saint Mark Baptist Church   (86) Saint Marys Church   (87) Saint Matthew Baptist Church   (88) Saint Peters Church   (89) Salem Methodist Church   (90) Shady Grove Baptist Church   (91) Shady Grove Church   (92) Shiloh Baptist Church   (93) Shiloh Church   (94) Shiloh Zion Baptist Church   (95) Siloam Baptist Church   (96) Smiths Chapel   (97) Smiths Chapel Historical   (98) Souls Chapel Methodist Church   (99) Spring Valley Baptist Church   (100) Springhill Church   (101) Sumterville Baptist Church   (102) Sumterville Church   (103) Sun Light Baptist Church   (104) West Union Baptist Church   (105) Whitfield Church   (106) Young Grove Church   (107) Zion Baptist Church   (108) Zion Hill Baptist Church   (109) Zion Hill Methodist Church   (110) Zion Valley Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Belmont Division   (2) Black Bluff Precinct   (3) City Of Livingston   (4) City Of York   (5) Cotohaga Beat   (6) Cuba Division   (7) Gainesville Division   (8) Livingston Division   (9) Panola-geiger Division   (10) Sumter County   (11) Town Of Cuba   (12) Town Of Emelle   (13) Town Of Epes   (14) Town Of Gainesville   (15) Town Of Geiger   (16) York Division  

Cliff


(1) Black Bluff   (2) Braggs Bluff   (3) Buzzard Roost Bluff   (4) Cherry Bluff   (5) China Bluff   (6) Jones Bluff   (7) Whitsetts Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Bluff Port Ferry Historical   (2) Craigs Ferry Historical   (3) Gainesville Ferry Historical   (4) Hillman Ferry Historical   (5) Interchange 1   (6) Interchange 17   (7) Interchange 23   (8) Interchange 8   (9) Johnsons Ferry Historical   (10) Lacys Ford Historical   (11) Martans Ferry Historical   (12) Moscow Ferry Historical   (13) Smiths Ferry Historical   (14) Wall Ferry Historical   (15) Warsaw Ferry Historical   (16) Whitsetts Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) Allison Derby Dam   (2) American Can Company Dam   (3) Baldwin Dam   (4) Buchanan Dam   (5) C E Boyd Dam   (6) Carolyn Dam   (7) Daisy Falls Dam   (8) Ennis Tartt Dam   (9) F N Grant Dam   (10) Hill Ranch Dam   (11) Jim Henderson Dam   (12) Johnstons Dam   (13) Katherine Allison Dam   (14) Kimbrell Number 1 Dam   (15) Lake L U Dam   (16) Lake Louise Dam   (17) Mcgregor Dam   (18) Nab Drennen Dam Number 2   (19) Nab Drennen Dams   (20) P M Norwood Dam   (21) Robert Weir Dam   (22) Sumter Farm And Stock Company Dam  

Gut


(1) Caney Slough  

Hospital


(1) Black Belt Community Health Center   (2) Hill Hospital Of Sumter County  

Island


(1) Colgins Island Historical   (2) Houstons Island Historical   (3) Littles Island Historical   (4) Noxubee Island   (5) Sipsey Island Historical   (6) Vienna Island Historical  

Lake


(1) Bend Lake   (2) Big Slough   (3) Buchannon Lake   (4) Cypress Swamp   (5) Duck Pond   (6) Gibbs Pond   (7) Lake Annie   (8) Lake Hollolla   (9) Norwoods Pond   (10) Smith Lake   (11) Sumter Pond  

Locale


(1) Alamuchee Hunting Club   (2) Barnes Gin Historical   (3) Bell Station Historical   (4) Bennett   (5) Black Bluff Landing Historical   (6) Bluff Port Landing Historical   (7) Bluffport   (8) Bodka Historical   (9) Buckhorn Camp Historical   (10) Cheneys Lower Landing Historical   (11) Chesnut Grove   (12) Chilies Mill Historical   (13) Clanton Landing Historical   (14) Cobbs Crossing Historical   (15) Craigs Landing Historical   (16) Crooms Upper Landing   (17) Cuba Landing   (18) Curl Station   (19) Deans Landing   (20) Dial Historical   (21) Emelle Treatment Facility   (22) Garretts Landing Historical   (23) Griffin Historical   (24) H And Y Hunting Lodge   (25) Hawkins   (26) Hearts Upper Landing   (27) Hiblers Landing   (28) Hills Upper Landing Historical   (29) Houstons Landing Historical   (30) Hydro Vista Plantation Historical   (31) Ivy Historical   (32) Jett Historical   (33) Kearns   (34) Lacy Historical   (35) Log Landing   (36) Mcconnell Historical   (37) Mcgowan Hunting Club   (38) Moscow Landing Historical   (39) Mouth Of Sipsey Landing Historical   (40) New Port Historical   (41) New Prospect Historical   (42) Nichols Fish Farm   (43) Norvelle Historical   (44) Nubbin Fork Historical   (45) Oak Hill Plantation Historical   (46) Old Taylor Landing Historical   (47) Pierces Landing Historical   (48) Potts Creek   (49) Quilby Historical   (50) River Bend Hunting And Fishing Club   (51) Saint Matthews   (52) Salem Historical   (53) Sherman   (54) Sparkman Historical   (55) Sumter   (56) Sumter Country Club   (57) Sumter Riding Club   (58) Swilleys Landing Historical   (59) Turkey Roost Historical   (60) Velma Farm Historical   (61) Vouters Landing   (62) Walk Historical   (63) Whiten   (64) Williams Landing   (65) Williams Landing Historical   (66) Windhams Landing   (67) Winston Historical  

Military


(1) Fort Tombecbe Historical  

Mine


(1) Epes Lime Pit  

Park


(1) Barnes Bend Access Area   (2) China Bluff Access Area   (3) Damsite East Bank Public Use Area   (4) Damsite West Bank Public Use Area   (5) Forrest Memorial   (6) Gainesville Access Area   (7) Gainesville Historic District   (8) Livingston Park   (9) Livingston Recreation Area   (10) Main-yankee Street Historic District   (11) Riverside Recreation Area   (12) Sumter Recreation Area   (13) Sumter State Park Historical   (14) Tartt Field   (15) Tiger Stadium   (16) Vienna Access Area   (17) Wildcat Stadium  

Populated Place


(1) Arrington Historical   (2) Bellamy   (3) Bethel Historical   (4) Bluffport   (5) Boyd   (6) Brewersville   (7) Clark   (8) Coatopa   (9) Cuba   (10) Dancy   (11) Derby   (12) Dove   (13) Dug Hill   (14) Emelle   (15) Epes   (16) Fair Oaks   (17) Gainesville   (18) Geiger   (19) Hamner   (20) Hixon   (21) Intercourse   (22) Lilita   (23) Livingston   (24) Mccainville   (25) Millville   (26) Moore Town   (27) New West Greene   (28) Old Bluffport   (29) Panola   (30) Parker   (31) Payneville   (32) Scratch Hill   (33) Siloam   (34) Sledge   (35) Standard   (36) Sumterville   (37) Troy Historical   (38) Vienna   (39) Warsaw   (40) Whitfield   (41) Williams   (42) Woodford   (43) York   (44) Zion Hill  

Post Office


(1) Bellamy Post Office   (2) Bluff Port Post Office   (3) Coatopa Post Office   (4) Cuba Post Office   (5) Dial Post Office Historical   (6) Emelle Post Office   (7) Epes Post Office   (8) Gainesville Post Office   (9) Livingston Post Office   (10) Panola Post Office   (11) York Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Allison Derby Lake   (2) American Can Company Lake   (3) Baldwins Lake   (4) Barns Lake   (5) Barns Pond   (6) Bell Lake   (7) C E Boyd Lake   (8) C E Boyd Pond   (9) Campbells Lake   (10) Daisy Falls Lake   (11) Dean Lake   (12) Ennis Tartt Pond   (13) F N Grant Lake   (14) Gainesville Lake   (15) Grant Lake   (16) Grinlin Lake   (17) Hill Ranch Pond   (18) Jim Henderson Lake   (19) Johnstons Lake   (20) Katherine Allison Lake   (21) Kimbrells Lake South   (22) Lake Carolyn   (23) Lake L U   (24) Lake Louise   (25) Liars Lake   (26) Mcgregor Lake   (27) Nab Drennen Lake Number 1   (28) Nab Drennen Lake Number 2   (29) New Big Lake   (30) Robert Weir Pond   (31) Sibley Pond   (32) Sumter Lake Number Four   (33) Williams Lake   (34) Woodward Lakes  

School


(1) Allie Mcelroy School Historical   (2) Archie Institute School Historical   (3) Bethel Hill School Historical   (4) Cluster Elementary School Historical   (5) Cuba Elementary School   (6) Dug Hill School Historical   (7) Ezell School Historical   (8) Fourth Creek School Historical   (9) Gainesville Headstart School   (10) Intercourse School   (11) Jones Creek School Historical   (12) Jones Wood School Historical   (13) Kinterbish Junior High School   (14) Lillies Chapel School Historical   (15) Livingston High School   (16) Marys Chapel School Historical   (17) Miller School Historical   (18) Mitchell School Historical   (19) Mount Gilead School Historical   (20) Mount Herman School Historical   (21) Mount Pilgrim School Historical   (22) Mount Pleasant School Historical   (23) Mount Powell School Historical   (24) Mount Tabor School Historical   (25) Mount Zion School Historical   (26) Nelson School Historical   (27) Neville School Historical   (28) New Hope School Historical   (29) North Sumter High School   (30) Oak Grove School Historical   (31) Payneville School   (32) Pine Grove School Historical   (33) Pine School Historical   (34) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (35) Saint Johns School Historical   (36) Salem School   (37) Shady Grove School Historical   (38) Shiloh School Historical   (39) Souls Chapel School Historical   (40) Sumter Academy   (41) Sumter County Area Vocational School   (42) Sumter County High School   (43) Sumter County Training School   (44) Sumter School   (45) University Of West Alabama   (46) York Public School Historical   (47) York West End Junior High School   (48) Zion School Historical  

Stream


(1) Adams Creek   (2) Alamuchee Creek   (3) Atanchiluka Creek   (4) Ballard Creek   (5) Barebone Creek   (6) Bear Creek   (7) Beaver Creek   (8) Benny Branch   (9) Bodka Creek   (10) Brown Brick Creek   (11) Buck Creek   (12) Cane Creek   (13) Caney Creek   (14) Cedar Creek   (15) Coatopa Creek   (16) Cobb Creek   (17) Cobbs Branch   (18) Cockerell Branch   (19) Cypress Branch   (20) Detain Branch   (21) Dilliard Creek   (22) Duck Pond Branch   (23) Edmond Branch   (24) Factory Creek   (25) Fenache Creek   (26) Folsum Branch   (27) Fourth Creek   (28) Hannah Branch   (29) Hatchet Creek   (30) High Run   (31) Holetah Creek   (32) Horns Branch   (33) Jones Creek   (34) Jug Branch   (35) Leard Branch   (36) Little Fourty Creek   (37) Little Sanusi Creek   (38) Looksookolo Creek   (39) Lost Creek   (40) Mccainville Creek   (41) Mill Creek   (42) Miuka Creek   (43) Mud Creek   (44) Negro Slough   (45) Noxubee River   (46) Opossum Creek   (47) Parker Creek   (48) Phelps Branch   (49) Ponkabia Creek   (50) Ponta Creek   (51) Potts Creek   (52) Quilby Creek   (53) Roasted Hog Creek   (54) Rogers Creek   (55) Salem Creek   (56) Sambo Creek   (57) Sand Branch   (58) Sandy Creek   (59) Sanusi Creek   (60) Scuma Creek   (61) Second Creek   (62) Shumulla Creek   (63) Shy Hammock Creek   (64) Sicolocco Creek   (65) Sipsey River   (66) Smith Branch   (67) Soctum Creek   (68) Spring Creek   (69) Sucarnoochee River   (70) Sweetwater Creek   (71) Tallawyah Creek   (72) Tallyhaly Creek   (73) Taylor Branch   (74) Teoc Creek   (75) Third Creek   (76) Thompson Branch   (77) Tifallili Creek   (78) Toms Creek   (79) Toomsuba Creek   (80) Tubbs Creek   (81) Tubby Creek   (82) Turkey Creek   (83) Turkey Paw Branch   (84) Valley Branch   (85) Walton Branch   (86) White Hall Creek   (87) White Oak Creek   (88) Whiterock Creek   (89) Wiggins Creek   (90) Wiley Branch   (91) Wilkes Creek   (92) Woodward Creek   (93) Yellow Creek  

Summit


(1) Alamuchee Hill   (2) Armstrong Hill   (3) Baldwin Hill   (4) Soctum Hill   (5) Thornton Hill  

Tower


(1) Epes Tower   (2) Rumley Lookout Tower   (3) Soctum Fire Tower Historical   (4) Sumter Fire Tower   (5) Wsly-fm York   (6) Wyls-am York  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sumter County, Alabama

35470 (pop. 5,115) 36925 (pop. 3,994) 36907 (pop. 2,313)
35459 (pop. 882) 35460 (pop. 632) 35464 (pop. 609)
36901 (pop. 450) 35477 (pop. 392)  


Counties Nearby Sumter County, Alabama

Greene County, AL  (pop. 9,112) 24.6 Miles
Marengo County, AL  (pop. 20,411) 29.4 Miles
Hale County, AL  (pop. 17,994) 36.7 Miles
Choctaw County, AL  (pop. 14,229) 36.8 Miles
Pickens County, AL  (pop. 19,528) 50.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sumter County, Alabama

205



Elevation in Sumter County, Alabama is 180.0 ft. (55.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sumter County, Alabama

Lat: 32.558734 N        Long: -88.215706 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Sumter 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.

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 Sumter County, Alabama

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 313   (7.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 176   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 213   (4.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 400   (8.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 640   (14.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 690   (15.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 683   (15.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 237   (5.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 146   (3.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 131   (2.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 51   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 27   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 516   (11.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 269   (6.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,907

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 442

In 3-person carpool : 159

In 4-person carpool : 63

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 31

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 43

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 104

Other means : 25

Worked at home : 20


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Less than 5 minutes : 269

5 to 9 minutes : 948

10 to 14 minutes : 573

15 to 19 minutes : 521

20 to 24 minutes : 458

25 to 29 minutes : 86

30 to 34 minutes : 724

35 to 39 minutes : 213

40 to 44 minutes : 158

45 to 59 minutes : 372

60 to 89 minutes : 358

90 or more minutes : 94


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Sumter County, Alabama)

With Social Security income : 1,776

No Social Security income : 3,558


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Sumter County, Alabama)

With retirement income : 682

No retirement income : 4,652


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 612

$10,000 to $14,999 : 438

$15,000 to $19,999 : 266

$20,000 to $24,999 : 270

$25,000 to $29,999 : 208

$30,000 to $34,999 : 117

$35,000 to $39,999 : 228

$40,000 to $44,999 : 263

$45,000 to $49,999 : 102

$50,000 to $59,999 : 140

$60,000 to $74,999 : 91

$75,000 to $99,999 : 243

$100,000 to $124,999 : 119

$125,000 to $149,999 : 48

$150,000 to $199,999 : 69

$200,000 or more : 38


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $25,671


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Sumter County, Alabama

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 464  (20.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 232  (10.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 301  (13.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 102  (4.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 357  (15.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 576  (24.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 571  (24.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 847  (35.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Sumter County, Alabama

Employed: 4,573
Unemployed: 296



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

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 33.9%
  • 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: 0.0%
  • Other: 66.1%



Water Usage In Sumter County, Alabama

Ground Water

 
Fresh 2.29 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 2.29 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 506 Farms In Sumter County, Alabama


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sumter County, Alabama

Bank Of York - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $204.6k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6

Regions Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $235.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

West Alabama Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $559.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 14

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sumter County, Alabama

  • Demopolis Municipal


    (about 16.6 miles in Demopolis, Alabama; Airport Code: AL5)

  • Key Field


    (about 34.7 miles in Meridian, Mississippi; Airport Code: MEI)

  • Perry County


    (about 52.8 miles in Marion, Alabama; Airport Code: XWU)

  • Philadelphia Municipal


    (about 55.5 miles in Choctaw, Mississippi; Airport Code: MS3)

  • James H Easom Field


    (about 56.3 miles in Newton, Mississippi; Airport Code: JZA)

  • Tuscaloosa Regional


    (about 57.7 miles in Northport, Alabama; Airport Code: TCL)

  • Lowndes County


    (about 63.4 miles in Columbus, Mississippi; Airport Code: UBS)

  • Columbus-Lowndes County


    (about 63.4 miles in Columbus, Mississippi; Airport Code: UBS)

  • Louisville Winston County


    (about 63.5 miles in Louisville, Mississippi; Airport Code: LMS)

  • Golden Triangle Regional


    (about 65.3 miles in Columbus, Mississippi; Airport Code: GTR)

  • George M. Bryan


    (about 70.7 miles in Starkville, Mississippi; Airport Code: STF)

  • Craig Field


    (about 73.1 miles in Selma, Alabama; Airport Code: SEM)

  • Selfield


    (about 74.1 miles in Selma, Alabama; Airport Code: SES)

  • Columbus AFB


    (about 76.1 miles in Columbus, Mississippi; Airport Code: CBM)

  • Hesler-Noble Field


    (about 83.1 miles in Laurel, Mississippi; Airport Code: LUL)

  • Kosciusko/Attala County


    (about 85.2 miles in Kosciusko, Mississippi; Airport Code: OSX)

  • Bessemer Airport


    (about 91.1 miles in Helena, Alabama; Airport Code: EKY)

  • Monroe County


    (about 91.4 miles in Excel, Alabama; Airport Code: MVC)

  • Shelby County


    (about 93.5 miles in Saginaw, Alabama; Airport Code: AL2)

  • Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional


    (about 100.0 miles in Moselle, Mississippi; Airport Code: PIB)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sumter County, Alabama

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.30%

Carpooled

13.86%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.99%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.13%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.15%

Other Means

1.90%

Worked At Home

1.66%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,703

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 202

Female householder, no husband present : 1,347

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,902

Householder not living alone : 180


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 12

Male householder and female partner : 65

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 78

All other households : 5,179


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,487

Renter-occupied housing units : 216

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 123

Renter-occupied housing units : 79

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 697

Renter-occupied housing units : 650

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,218

Renter-occupied housing units : 864


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 1,343

$10,000 to $14,999 : 798

$15,000 to $19,999 : 454

$20,000 to $24,999 : 423

$25,000 to $29,999 : 346

$30,000 to $34,999 : 319

$35,000 to $39,999 : 238

$40,000 to $44,999 : 318

$45,000 to $49,999 : 207

$50,000 to $59,999 : 154

$60,000 to $74,999 : 127

$75,000 to $99,999 : 277

$100,000 to $124,999 : 175

$125,000 to $149,999 : 48

$150,000 to $199,999 : 69

$200,000 or more : 38


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Total : 7,181


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Occupied : 5,334

Vacant : 1,847


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 94

Built 2000 to 2004 : 184

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,326

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,390

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,479

Built 1960 to 1969 : 922

Built 1950 to 1959 : 820

Built 1940 to 1949 : 324

Built 1939 or earlier : 642


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Utility gas : 649

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,512

Electricity : 2,828

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 26

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 308

Solar energy : 11

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sumter County, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 468

$10,000 to $14,999 : 130

$15,000 to $19,999 : 203

$20,000 to $24,999 : 100

$25,000 to $29,999 : 93

$30,000 to $34,999 : 261

$35,000 to $39,999 : 67

$40,000 to $49,999 : 266

$50,000 to $59,999 : 357

$60,000 to $69,999 : 131

$70,000 to $79,999 : 141

$80,000 to $89,999 : 345

$90,000 to $99,999 : 112

$100,000 to $124,999 : 266

$125,000 to $149,999 : 173

$150,000 to $174,999 : 117

$175,000 to $199,999 : 75

$200,000 to $249,999 : 125

$250,000 to $299,999 : 27

$300,000 to $399,999 : 10

$400,000 to $499,999 : 2

$500,000 to $749,999 : 16

$750,000 to $999,999 : 9

$1,000,000 or more : 31


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sumter County, 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 : 13

Home equity loan only : 78

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,091

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,343


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $54,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $52,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $49,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $55,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $84,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $38,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $80,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $77,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sumter County, Alabama: 60.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Sumter 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 3 3 $383,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $383,000
2000        
  Single Family 5 5 $195,490
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $195,490
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $346,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $346,600
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $231,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $231,000
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $526,907
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 12 $595,000
  Total

5 16 $1,121,907
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $534,067
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $534,067
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $57,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $57,000
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $757,950
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $757,950


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sumter County, AL): $18,911
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sumter County): $40,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sumter County, Alabama

Utility Gas: 20.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 36.8%
Electricity: 39.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Sumter County, Alabama

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 18.25%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 76.46%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 5.29%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sumter County): $298
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Sumter County): $509


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



Health Care Centers Close To Sumter County, Alabama

Hill Hospital Home Health


     Address: 751 Derby Drive, York, Alabama 36925
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/9/1992

Greene County Home Health


     Address: 509 Wilson Avenue, Eutaw, Alabama 35462
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 12/17/1992

Magna Home Health


     Address: 5009 Highway 493, Meridian, Mississippi 39307
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/14/1976

Riley Home Health Service Inc


     Address: 1504 20th Ave, Meridian, Mississippi 39301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/15/1978

Bryan W Whitfield Mem Hosp


     Address: Hwy 80 E, Demopolis, Alabama 36732
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/23/1992

Hospitals Close To Sumter County, Alabama

Hill Hospital Of Sumter County


     Address: 751 Derby Drive, York, Alabama 36925
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Greene County Hospital


     Address: 509 Wilson Avenue, Eutaw, Alabama 35462
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Rush Foundation Hospital


     Address: 1314 19th Ave, Meridian, Mississippi 39301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Riley Hospital


     Address: 1102 Constitution Avenue, Meridian, Mississippi 39301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Jeff Anderson Regional Med Center


     Address: 2124 14 St, Meridian, Mississippi 39301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Sumter County, Alabama

Sumter Health And Rehabilitation, L L C


     Address: 1505 East 4th Avenue, York, Alabama 36925
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Greene County Nursing Home


     Address: 509 Wilson Ave, Eutaw, Alabama 35462
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 54%

Ms Care Center Of Dekalb


     Address: 220 Willow Avenue, De Kalb, Mississippi 39328
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Beverly Living Center-meridian


     Address: 4728 Highway 39 N/box 3604, Meridian, Mississippi 39301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Queen City Nursing Center


     Address: 1201 28th Avenue, Meridian, Mississippi 39301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sumter County, Alabama

Name: Browns Ferry
Address: PO Box 2000; Decatur, AL 35602
Distance: 155 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sumter County, Alabama

    Retired Workers: 1,845
    Disabled Workers: 960
    Widowers Workers: 490
    Spouses Workers: 160
    Children Workers: 610


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Sumter County, Alabama


Charges


Sewerage: $17,000
Solid Waste Management: $309,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $1,077,000
Highways: $2,160,000
Public Welfare: $104,000


Local Intergovernmental


General Support: $156,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $777,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $25,000
Financial Administration: $709,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $168,000
Central Staff Services: $362,000
General Public Buildings: $253,000
Health Services - Other: $203,000
Regular Highways: $2,210,000
Parks & Recreation: $2,000
Police Protection: $816,000
Welfare - Other: $213,000
Sewerage: $27,000
Solid Waste Management: $397,000
General - Other: $4,000


Construction


General: $1,476,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $41,000
General Public Building: $33,000
Regular Highways: $1,093,000
Police Protection: $108,000
Solid Waste Management: $149,000


General


Interest On Debt: $170,000


Tax


Property: $2,204,000
Total General Sales: $847,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $116,000
Motor Fuels Sales: $99,000
Tobacco Sales: $25,000
Other Selective Sales: $758,000
Motor Vehicle License: $115,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $6,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $1,351,000
Interest Earnings: $220,000
Rents: $29,000
General Revenue, Nec: $298,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $78,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $5,412,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $2,531,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $75,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $4,182,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,257,000


(updated 2006)



Sumter County, Alabama Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 70.37%
  • Bush & Cheney 29.22%
  • Other 0.41%



(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 Sumter County, Alabama citizens.

Relocation to Sumter County, AL

5.10 % of Sumter County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $22,770

Alabama Average 6.81 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Tuscaloosa County , AL 0.66 % ($17,429 AGI )
  • Lauderdale County , MS 0.54 % ($23,348 AGI )
  • Marengo County , AL 0.28 % ($19,167 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.28 % ($21,250 AGI )

Relocation away from Sumter County, AL

6.48 % of Sumter 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 $26,289

Alabama Average 6.16 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Tuscaloosa County , AL 1.23 % ($27,189 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , AL 0.53 % ($25,000 AGI )
  • Marengo County , AL 0.49 % ($28,571 AGI )
  • Lauderdale County , MS 0.49 % ($25,571 AGI )
  • Madison County , AL 0.32 % ($20,214 AGI )
  • Mobile County , AL 0.23 % ($28,400 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 Sumter County, Alabama is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Sumter County, Alabama


On 02/15/1990, a tornado touched down 3.53 miles from the center of Sumter County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 12/03/1983, a tornado touched down 7.86 miles from the center of Sumter County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 03/16/1973, a tornado touched down 7.96 miles from the center of Sumter County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 12/18/1967, a tornado touched down 9.68 miles from the center of Sumter County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 09/25/2005, a tornado touched down 10.08 miles from the center of Sumter County, Alabama. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Sumter County, Alabama

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
08/29/2005, 04:00 pm 0 0 $80K --
08/29/2005, 02:30 pm 0 0 $200K --
07/06/2005, 09:00 am 0 0 $4K --
04/01/2005, 05:30 am 0 0 $7K --
07/02/2004, 04:04 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/29/2004, 06:10 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/06/2004, 12:10 am 0 0 $5K --
02/05/2004, 09:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/05/2004, 08:45 pm 0 0 $60K --
04/24/2003, 11:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
04/07/2003, 03:00 am 1 0 $100K --
01/07/1998, 09:30 am 0 0 $30K $5K
         
Hail        
07/01/2005, 02:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/22/2005, 04:46 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/22/2005, 04:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/10/2004, 04:15 pm 0 0 $30K --
03/05/2003, 06:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/04/1999, 12:10 pm 0 0 $4K --
04/18/1998, 08:50 am 0 0 $2K $2K
04/18/1998, 08:30 am 0 0 $4K $2K
11/07/1996, 03:25 pm 0 0 $3K $1K
         
Heavy Rain        
03/05/2004, 08:50 pm 1 0 -- --
         
Lightning        
06/24/2006, 02:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
03/26/2005, 06:20 pm 0 0 $7K --
07/17/1995, 03:00 pm 2 0 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/10/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $15K --
03/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
02/13/2007, 05:10 am 0 0 $3K --
07/28/2006, 02:20 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/07/2005, 05:45 pm 0 0 $12K --
03/07/2005, 05:20 pm 0 0 $80K --
01/13/2005, 07:55 am 0 0 $5K --
05/01/2004, 05:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/10/2004, 04:15 pm 0 0 $200K $2M
04/07/2004, 05:16 pm 0 0 $2K --
02/05/2004, 05:34 pm 0 0 $3K --
11/18/2003, 10:15 am 0 0 $5K --
07/21/2003, 04:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/11/2003, 11:20 am 0 0 $1K --
05/17/2003, 05:53 pm 0 0 $20K --
05/17/2003, 04:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
05/17/2003, 03:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/07/2003, 04:00 am 0 0 $20K --
03/05/2003, 06:32 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/25/2002, 11:40 am 0 0 $2K --
04/08/2002, 02:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
01/24/2002, 03:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
11/29/2001, 02:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
10/24/2001, 10:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
10/13/2001, 02:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/30/2001, 03:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/28/2001, 05:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/28/2001, 05:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
02/16/2001, 02:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/16/2001, 01:55 pm 0 0 $30K --
02/16/2001, 01:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/10/2000, 09:25 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/10/2000, 08:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/10/2000, 01:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/09/2000, 02:15 pm 0 0 $4K --
08/09/2000, 02:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/20/2000, 02:37 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/20/2000, 01:50 pm 0 0 $20K --
04/24/1999, 06:35 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/09/1998, 04:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/15/1998, 07:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/05/1998, 02:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/05/1998, 01:00 pm 0 0 $30K --
04/14/1998, 02:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/20/1997, 07:35 pm 0 0 $4K --
05/03/1997, 01:50 am 0 0 $2K --
09/16/1996, 03:00 pm 0 0 $15K $2K
04/22/1996, 11:05 pm 0 0 $40K --
04/14/1996, 03:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
03/06/1996, 08:05 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/15/1995, 06:13 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/15/1995, 05:59 pm 0 0 $2K --
11/25/1986, 02:30 pm 0 2 -- --
         



Tornados In Sumter County, Alabama

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2005-09-25 6 250 1 0 0 $250K --
  2005-08-29 2 50 1 0 0 $40K $80K
  2003-05-17 -- 25 -- 0 0 $10K --
  2003-04-25 -- 50 1 0 0 $100K --
  2003-04-24 6 50 1 0 0 $70K --
  1994-04-05 8 100 1 0 0 $500K --
  1992-11-22 6 100 2 0 0 $3M --
  1992-11-22 23 880 2 0 0 $250K --
  1990-02-15 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1988-11-04 2 73 1 0 0 $25K --
  1986-03-12 1 70 1 0 0 $25K --
  1986-03-12 7 440 4 0 0 $3M --
  1977-04-04 9 587 3 0 1 $25K --
  1976-03-12 1 150 1 0 2 $25K --
  1973-03-16 1 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1966-03-03 41 150 5 0 11 $250K --
  1957-11-17 13 70 2 2 2 $250K --
  1953-05-04 10 100 2 0 2 $25K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Sumter County, Alabama

  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 20 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Sumter 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 Sumter County, Alabama


  • Sumter County Jail


    Courthouse, Livingston, AL 35470
    Capacity: 25
    Confined: 25
    Avg. Population: 22

  • Sumter County Jail


    Courthouse, Livingston, AL 35470
    Capacity: 25
    Confined: 25
    Avg. Population: 22


(updated 2006)



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