Demopolis, Alabama

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Population in 2013: 7,218 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.3%
 
Males: 3,334  (46.2%)
Females: 3,884  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  37.1 years
Alabama median age:  43.1 years

Zip codes: 36732, 36742.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $33,304 (it was $26,481 in 2000)
Demopolis:

$33,304
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $22,268 (it was $16,687 in 2000)

Demopolis city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $140,124 (it was $72,400 in 2000)
Demopolis:

$140,124
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $142,627; Detached houses: $153,105; Mobile homes: $34,295

Median gross rent in 2012: $443.

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  • Black alone - 3,732 (49.9%)
  • White alone - 3,477 (46.5%)
  • Hispanic - 181 (2.4%)
  • Two or more races - 45 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 40 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.08%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.01%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.01%)

Races in Demopolis detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Demopolis: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (13.8%), Irish (6.2%), German (6.2%), English (4.5%), Norwegian (1.5%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 122 feet

Land area: 12.2 square miles.

Population density: 590 people per square mile   (low).

Demopolis,AL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Demopolis:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 12.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Demopolis city:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

122 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.6%
Alabama:  3.5%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Demopolis, Alabama as of March 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Demopolis to the number of sex offenders is 663 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $580 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $448 (0.4%)

Demopolis satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (51.3 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (91.5 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (485.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Belmont, AL (3.0 miles ), Forkland-Tishabee, AL (3.1 miles ), Forkland, AL (3.1 miles ), Providence, AL (3.4 miles ), Prairie Eden-Newbern, AL (3.5 miles ), River Bend, AL (3.5 miles ), Linden, AL (3.8 miles ), Faunsdale, AL (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 2006: 23 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 2007: 38 buildings, average cost: $94,600
  • 2008: 25 buildings, average cost: $94,600
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2010: 31 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $98,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.51 N, Longitude: 87.84 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,150 (+15.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,983 (70.6%)

Area code: 334

Demopolis household income distribution Demopolis home values distribution

Crime rates in Demopolis by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00101040000
per 100,000 0.00.013.40.013.60.054.60.00.00.00.0
Rapes 546831135755
per 100,000 66.152.680.4107.840.8146.240.968.595.766.567.6
Robberies 12131911817816788
per 100,000 158.5170.9254.7148.2108.9226.0109.2219.395.7106.4108.2
Assaults 8278657869658157443825
per 100,000 1083.41025.4871.41051.2939.3864.01105.3781.1601.8505.4338.2
Burglaries 1051067992125849271676854
per 100,000 1387.21393.51059.11239.91701.61116.61255.5973.0916.3904.4730.4
Thefts 341349294352373395444345313284253
per 100,000 4505.24587.93941.54743.95077.65250.66059.04728.04280.63777.13422.2
Auto thefts 7214716134812136
per 100,000 92.526.3187.794.3217.8172.854.6109.6164.1172.981.2
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0N/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/A
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.7) 606.5586.1593.3630.0624.9664.8736.1547.1477.9417.7351.4

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Demopolis detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 29 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.38
Alabama average:

2.28
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.4%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +42 (+0.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

Work and jobs in Demopolis: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Demopolis, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Demopolis-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the Demopolis city center killed 7 people and injured 199 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/10/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Demopolis-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 70.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 101.5 miles away from Demopolis center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 11.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 187.2 miles away from Demopolis center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 259.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marengo County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Demopolis topographic map

Birthplace of: James Haskins - Writer, Paul Phillips - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Kansas City Royals, born: Apr 15, 1977), Theo Ratliff - NBA player (Portland Trail Blazers, born: Apr 17, 1973), Tommy Brooker - Player of football, Richard Basil - Football player and coach, Paul Phillips (baseball) - Baseball player, Robbie Jones (linebacker) - Football player, Emanuel Zanders - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Demopolis:

  • ASERACARE HOSPICE-DEMOPOLIS (1307 HIGHWAY 80 W)
  • BRYAN W WHITFIELD MEM HOSP INC (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 105 HIGHWAY 80 EAST)
  • COMFORT CARE HOSPICE LLC (1060 BAILEY DRIVE)
  • SOUTHERNCARE DEMOPOLIS (927 HIGHWAY 80 WESTET)
  • DEMOPOLIS DIALYSIS (511 S CEDAR STREET)
  • BRYAN W WHITFIELD MEM HOSP (HWY 80 E)
  • WOODHAVEN MANOR NURSING HOME (105 WEST WINDSOR ST)

Airports and heliports located in Demopolis:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Demopolis:

  • University of West Alabama (about 22 miles; Livingston, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,394)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 44 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 46 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • The University of Alabama (about 52 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 30,931)
  • Meridian Community College (about 54 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)
  • University of Montevallo (about 70 miles; Montevallo, AL; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • East Central Community College (about 75 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)

Public high schools in Demopolis:

Public elementary/middle schools in Demopolis:

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Library in Demopolis:

  • DEMOPOLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $331,982; Location: 211 E. WASHINGTON STREET; 23,612 books; 1,596 audio materials; 441 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 81 state licensed databases; 83 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • University of West Alabma has over 2000 students and is only 40 minutes away from Demopolis.

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Notable locations in Demopolis: Demopolis Upper Landing (A), Webbs Landing (B), Demopolis Inland State Docks (C), Demopolis Country Club (D), Demopolis Fire Department Station 3 (E), Bluff Hall (F), Demopolis City Hall (G), Demopolis City Library (H), Demopolis Civic Center (I), Demopolis Fire Department Station 2 (J), Demopolis Fire Department Station 1 (K), Gaineswood (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Demopolis include: Fairhaven Baptist Church (A), First Assembly of God Church (B), Christian Baptist Chapel (C), Trinity Episcopal Church (D), New Morning Star Baptist Church (E), First United Methodist Church (F), First Presbyterian Church (G), First Christian Church (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Memorial Garden Cemetery (1), Riverside Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Demopolis Country Club Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Demopolis include: Demopolis Access Area (1), Foscue Creek Area (2), Demopolis Botanical Gardens (3), Demopolis Public Square (4), Foscue Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Day's Inn Demopolis (1005 USHighway 80 East) (1), Outback Motel & Apartments (110 Industrial Park Drive South) (2), Red Carpet Inn (1100 USHighway 80 East) (3), Best Western Demopolis (1100 Highway 80 East) (4), Riverview Inn Motel (Highway 43 North) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Robertson Banking - West Side Branch (1206 USHighway 80 West) (1), Robertson Banking Company (521 USHighway 80 East) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Marengo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2011 was 63.6. This is about average.

City:

63.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 22.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Demopolis and their reported violations in the past:

DEMOPOLIS WATER WORKS AND SEWER BOARD (Population served: 12,453, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-07-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-07-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-10-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-10-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between FEB-10-2014 and MAY-09-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between FEB-10-2014 and MAY-09-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between NOV-06-2013 and FEB-09-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-06-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between NOV-06-2013 and FEB-09-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-06-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2014)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 25.6%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.9% for Black residents, 25.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.8% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.5%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.6%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
94 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
14 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Demopolis in 2000:

  • 71 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in military ships

Demopolis, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Demopolis compared to Alabama state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Demopolis (2011 data):

  • BankTrust: The Commerical Bank Of Demopolis/Bra at 201 North Main Avenue, branch established on 1911/06/26; Highway 80 Branch at Highways 80 And 43, branch established on 1984/12/03. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $2,083.8 mil, Deposits: $1,812.7 mil, headquarters in Mobile, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 50 total offices, Holding Company: Banctrust Financial Group, Inc.
  • Robertson Banking Company: at 216 North Walnut Avenue, branch established on 1870/01/01; Westside Branch at 1206 Highway 80 West, branch established on 1994/11/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $259.6 mil, Deposits: $219.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Rbc, Inc.
  • Sweet Water State Bank: Demopolis Branch at 1202 Osgood Loop, branch established on 2009/04/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $88.6 mil, Deposits: $77.3 mil, headquarters in Sweet Water, AL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Tombigbee Bancshares, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Demopolis Branch at 939 Highway 80 East, branch established on 1933/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Demopolis, Alabama:

  • Best Western Mint Sunrise, 1034 Hwy 80, Demopolis, AL 36732 , Phone: (334) 289-5772, Fax: (334) 289-5772
  • Days Inn Demopolis, 1005 Hwy 80 E, Demopolis, AL 36732 , Phone: (334) 289-2500
  • Windwood Inn Of Demopolis, 628 Hwy 80 E, Demopolis, AL 36732 , Phone: (334) 289-1760, Fax: (334) 289-1768
  • Riverview Inn Motel, 110 Yacht Basin Dr, Demopolis, AL 36732 , Phone: (334) 289-0690
  • Demopolis Inn, 125 W Washington St, Demopolis, AL 36732 , Phone: (334) 289-7003
  • Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, 1035 Hwy 80 W, Demopolis, AL 36732 , Phone: (334) 287-0300, Fax: (334) 287-3003
  • Comfort Inn, 943 Us Hwy 80 W, Demopolis, AL 36732 , Phone: (334) 289-9595, Fax: (334) 289-9570
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Demopolis, Alabama

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Demopolis travel time to work - commute Demopolis mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Utility gas (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Demopolis city (based on Marengo County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.11%
Here: 51.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church in AmericaEpiscopal ChurchCatholic Church
Adherents68.4%16.6%3.1%2.5%2.2%
Congregations44.6%23.1%7.7%3.1%1.5%
Name Mennonite Church of God in ChristChurches of ChristAssemblies of GodChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents1.9%1.9%1.5%0.7%1.2%
Congregations1.5%4.6%1.5%1.5%10.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Marengo County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Marengo County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Marengo County:

8.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

14.6%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Marengo County:

37.0%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.7%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 5$13,691$32,8586$4,891
Judicial and Legal 3$9,541$38,1640$0
Police Protection - Officers 28$99,253$42,5370$0
Police - Other 2$4,465$26,7902$3,115
Firefighters 23$108,068$56,3830$0
Fire - Other 1$2,438$29,2560$0
Streets and Highways 14$35,733$30,6280$0
Sewerage 6$21,379$42,7580$0
Parks and Recreation 17$47,300$33,3888$8,813
Water Supply 7$25,103$43,0340$0
Local Libraries 5$13,888$33,3313$1,668
Other and Unallocable 6$17,314$34,6281$1,588
Totals for Government 117$398,173$40,83820$20,075

Demopolis government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $2,987,000 ($413.83)
    Sewerage: $249,000 ($34.50)
    Water Utilities: $166,000 ($23.00)
  • Current Operations - Own Hospitals: $21,273,000 ($2947.22)
    Police Protection: $1,061,000 ($146.99)
    Regular Highways: $906,000 ($125.52)
    Fire Protection: $824,000 ($114.16)
    Sewerage: $720,000 ($99.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $559,000 ($77.45)
    Central Staff Services: $493,000 ($68.30)
    Financial Administration: $493,000 ($68.30)
    Water Utilities: $480,000 ($66.50)
    Libraries: $172,000 ($23.83)
    General - Other: $106,000 ($14.69)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $98,000 ($13.58)
    Air Transportation: $67,000 ($9.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $370,000 ($51.26)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Water Utilities: $138,000 ($19.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($0.83)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,559,000 ($1878.50)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $125,000 ($17.32)

Demopolis government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,079,000 ($2504.71)
    Sewerage: $817,000 ($113.19)
    All Other: $504,000 ($69.83)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $475,000 ($65.81)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $633,000 ($87.70)
    General Revenue, NEC: $621,000 ($86.03)
    Special Assessments: $8,000 ($1.11)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $945,000 ($130.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $673,000 ($93.24)
    Highways: $120,000 ($16.63)
    All Other: $47,000 ($6.51)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $2,830,000 ($392.08)
    Property: $1,151,000 ($159.46)
    NEC: $872,000 ($120.81)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $335,000 ($46.41)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $287,000 ($39.76)
    Motor Vehicle License: $191,000 ($26.46)

Demopolis government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,077,000 ($287.75)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,428,000 ($1029.09)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $4,265,000 ($590.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,030,000 ($973.95)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $1,763,000 ($244.25)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $4,265,000 ($590.88)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $398,000 ($55.14)
    Water Utilities: $314,000 ($43.50)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $679,000 ($94.07)
    End of Fiscal Year: $508,000 ($70.38)

Demopolis government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $744,000 ($103.08)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,740,000 ($1349.40)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $52,000 ($7.20)

4.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.56%
Alabama average:

6.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AL  0.36% ($17,440 average AGI)
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.33% ($21,087)
from Hale County, AL  0.32% ($25,727)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,313 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Alabama average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.81% ($26,579 average AGI)
to Clarke County, AL  0.37% ($35,423)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.33% ($32,522)

Strongest AM radio stations in Demopolis:

  • WXAL (1400 AM; 1 kW; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: ROSS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLS (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJUS (1310 AM; 5 kW; MARION, AL; Owner: GRACE BAPTIST TEMPLE CHURCH)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTSK (790 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Demopolis:

  • WZNJ (106.5 FM; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: ROSS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNPT-FM (102.9 FM; LINDEN, AL; Owner: BECKHAM PALMER III AS RECEIVER)
  • WJDQ (101.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WINL (98.5 FM; LINDEN, AL; Owner: WEST ALABAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMBV (91.9 FM; DIXONS MILLS, AL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WDGM (99.1 FM; GREENSBORO, AL; Owner: WARRIOR BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WTUG-FM (92.9 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WVFG (107.5 FM; UNIONTOWN, AL; Owner: CHARLES E. JONES, JR.)
  • WQZZ (104.3 FM; EUTAW, AL; Owner: JIM LAWSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKXK (96.7 FM; PINE HILL, AL; Owner: AUTAUGAVILLE RADIO, INC.)
  • WSLY (104.9 FM; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Demopolis:

  • WIIQ (Channel 41; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WJMY-CA (Channel 28; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: TTI, INC.)
  • WDVZ-CA (Channel 3; GREENSBORO, AL; Owner: TTI, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Demopolis, Alabama:
  • Fatal accident count: 8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 16
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
Alabama average:
  • Fatal accident count: 104
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 163
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 114
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 267
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 10
See more detailed statistics of Demopolis fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 19 meters (62ft)
Total costs: $8,528,000
Total average daily traffic: 48,230
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,112
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 73,390

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Demopolis, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11568.3 years
Mary11278.2 years
John8374.2 years
William6472.4 years
Robert5372.3 years
Willie4875.9 years
George4272.7 years
Annie3878.4 years
Charles3568.3 years
Louise2973.8 years
Most common last names in Demopolis, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones8975.4 years
Williams6868.9 years
Johnson5773.9 years
Smith5270.6 years
Brown4077.4 years
Harris3971.9 years
Jackson3877.6 years
Taylor2671.3 years
Phillips2671.9 years
Allen2574.5 years
Businesses in Demopolis, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Lane Furniture2
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Best Western1New Balance1
CVS1Nike1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
Econo Lodge1Subway2
FedEx3Taco Bell1
GameStop1The Athlete's Foot1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hardee's1UPS2
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1

Demopolis on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Engineers (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Paper"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Black residents (pop 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below 50% of the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
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