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Butler County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2016: 20,372 (29% urban, 71% rural); it was 21,399 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,956
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,011
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,398
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,524 (it was 2,000 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

30%

Land area: 777 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Butler County: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (24.4%), Construction (19.8%), Educational, health and social services (19.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 54%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 23%
  • Unpaid family work: 6%
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Races in Butler County, Alabama:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (52.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (43.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.3%)
  • Asian alone (1.1%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years
Males: 9,561  (46.9%)
Females: 10,811  (53.1%)
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Butler County,AL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Butler County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $35,464 ($24,791 in 1999)

This county:

$35,464
Alabama:

$46,257

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $366 (lower quartile is $226, upper quartile is $486)
This county:

$366
State:

$559


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $87,974 (it was $48,600 in 2000)
Butler:

$87,974
Alabama:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,267 - $163,961
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $940
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $331

Institutionalized population: 305

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 33
  • Thefts: 47
  • Auto thefts: 4
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 31 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $287,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,300
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $146,100
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $377 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $285 (0.4%)

Butler County household income distribution in 2009 Butler County home values distribution Butler County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 23.8%
Butler County:

23.8%
Alabama:

17.1%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.2% for Black residents, 30.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.7% for American Indian residents, 34.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.0 years old
(Males: 39.8 years old, Females: 41.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.5 years old, Black residents: 34.8 years old, American Indian residents: 50.9 years old, Asian residents: 38.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 36.7 years old, Other race residents: 70.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Butler County is $365 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $447 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $536 a month.

Cities in this county include: Greenville, Chapman, Georgiana, Forest Home, McKenzie.

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

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Neighboring counties: Catahoula Parish, Louisiana , Covington County, Mississippi , Chatham County, Georgia , Dougherty County, Georgia , Webster County, Georgia , Reeves County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.5%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 673
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 279 (59.0% naturalized citizens)

Butler County:

1.4%
Whole state:

3.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 98
  • 2000 to 2009: 70
  • 1990 to 1999: 52
  • 1980 to 1989: 14
  • 1970 to 1979: 16
  • Before 1970: 29
Note: State values scaled to Butler County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 72.4%

Butler County marital status for males Butler County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,146
  • One, attached: 65
  • Two: 305
  • 3 or 4: 371
  • 5 to 9: 432
  • 10 to 19: 96
  • 20 to 49: 22
  • 50 or more: 49
  • Mobile homes: 2,504

Housing units in Butler County with a mortgage: 2,371 (20 second mortgage, 95 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,051

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

56.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Butler County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,65363
Black Protestant1,6578
Mainline Protestant1,65317
Other2383
Catholic771
None8,669-
Butler County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Butler County:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Butler County:

9.42 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

8.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Butler County:

14.2%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Butler County:

35.5%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.7%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Butler County:

Average size of farms: 196 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $135,529
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $134.50
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.16%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 97.06%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $114,870
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 15.10%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.04%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $38,514
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.71%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 18.58
Corn for grain: 1547 harvested acres
Vegetables: 136 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 268 acres

Earthquake activity:

Butler County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 55.6 miles away from Butler County center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 120.5 miles away from the county center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 379.4 miles away from the county 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 97.6 miles away from the county 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 199.9 miles away from Butler County center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 153.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Alabama Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 23, 2015 to December 31, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4251: January 21, 2016, FEMA Id: 4251, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Alabama Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 2014 to May 05, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4176: May 02, 2014, FEMA Id: 4176, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Alabama Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: April 27, 2011 to May 31, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3319: April 27, 2011, FEMA Id: 3319, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • Alabama Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: December 12, 2009 to December 18, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1870: December 31, 2009, FEMA Id: 1870, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Alabama Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: March 25, 2009 to April 03, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1835: April 28, 2009, FEMA Id: 1835, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Alabama Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 29, 2008 to September 03, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3292: August 30, 2008, FEMA Id: 3292, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3237: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3237, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Dennis, Incident Period: July 10, 2005 to July 16, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1593: July 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 1593, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 13, 2004 to September 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1549: September 15, 2004, FEMA Id: 1549, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: November 24, 2001 to November 25, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1399: December 07, 2001, FEMA Id: 1399, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Butler County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Korea (52%)
  • Mexico (27%)
  • Honduras (12%)
  • India (5%)
  • Germany (1%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Butler County (%):

  • American (16%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • African (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Butler County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,209 (87.2%)
  • Carpooled: 616 (8.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 35 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 55 (0.8%)
  • Worked at home: 192 (2.7%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Butler County, Alabama in 2000:

  • 212 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Butler County, Alabama in 2010:

  • 267 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 38 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 28 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $36,228.

5.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,666 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.11%
Alabama average:

6.02%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.49% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($17,249 average AGI)
1.62% relocated from other states ($10,420 average AGI)
Butler County:

1.62%
Alabama average:

2.63%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Montgomery County, AL  0.71% ($23,900 average AGI)
from Lowndes County, AL  0.35% ($23,160)
from Crenshaw County, AL  0.30% ($18,429)
from Mobile County, AL  0.27% ($28,368)
from Covington County, AL  0.24% ($28,647)
from Autauga County, AL  0.16% ($25,636)
from Conecuh County, AL  0.16% ($21,364)


4.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,547 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
Alabama average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.46% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($20,418 average AGI)
1.47% relocated to other states ($8,129 average AGI)
Butler County:

1.47%
Alabama average:

2.67%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, AL  0.74% ($25,462 average AGI)
to Crenshaw County, AL  0.44% ($26,581)
to Covington County, AL  0.30% ($33,190)
to Lowndes County, AL  0.21% ($24,067)
to Conecuh County, AL  0.17% ($31,417)
to Mobile County, AL  0.16% ($14,545)
to Autauga County, AL  0.14% ($36,900)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4

Births per 1000 population in Butler County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Butler County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Butler County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 15.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Butler County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Butler County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,209 (3,098 aged, 1,111 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 348 (7%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Butler County, Alabama in 1999 - 2014:

  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (240)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (224)
  • Heart failure, unspecified (218)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (206)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (198)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (188)
  • Congestive heart failure (172)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (166)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (125)
  • Unspecified dementia (102)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 152.1. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,372
  • In family households: 16,825 (2,469 male householders, 2,571 female householders)
    3,303 spouses, 6,168 children (5,821 natural, 121 adopted, 227 stepchildren), 987 grandchildren, 244 brothers or sisters, 303 parents, 436 other relatives, 353 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,241 (1,039 male householders (876 living alone)), 1,600 female householders (1,467 living alone)), 596 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 304

Size of family households: 2,721 2-persons, 1,064 3-persons, 835 4-persons, 296 5-persons, 68 6-persons, 54 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,347 1-person, 239 2-persons, 40 3-persons, 15 4-persons.

2,031 married couples with children.
1,862 single-parent households (326 men, 1,536 women).

97.7% of residents of Butler speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English well).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (16% speak English very well, 84% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $141,080,000 ($6,794 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,332,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $60,988,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $38,860,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,530,000
Federal grants: $35,845,000
Federal procurement contracts: $805,000 ($93,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,051,000 ($247,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $725,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,016,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,933,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,503
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,555
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +20
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -579
Here -28 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Butler County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.35 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.7

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 182
  • 2010 to 2013: 189
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,006
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,240
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,652
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,608
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,121
  • 1950 to 1959: 765
  • 1940 to 1949: 317
  • 1939 or earlier: 908
Note: State values scaled to Butler population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Butler County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Butler County population
  • 1 room: 6
  • 2 rooms: 8
  • 3 rooms: 118
  • 4 rooms: 408
  • 5 rooms: 1,341
  • 6 rooms: 1,548
  • 7 rooms: 786
  • 8 rooms: 549
  • 9+ rooms: 627
  • 1 room: 64
  • 2 rooms: 32
  • 3 rooms: 165
  • 4 rooms: 720
  • 5 rooms: 795
  • 6 rooms: 287
  • 7 rooms: 118
  • 8 rooms: 52
  • 9+ rooms: 54
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Butler County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Butler County population
  • no bedroom: 6
  • 1 bedroom: 39
  • 2 bedrooms: 837
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,554
  • 4 bedrooms: 827
  • 5+ bedrooms: 121
  • no bedroom: 63
  • 1 bedroom: 195
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,046
  • 3 bedrooms: 872
  • 4 bedrooms: 106
  • 5+ bedrooms: 4
Cars and other vehicles available in Butler County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Butler County population
  • no vehicle: 210
  • 1 vehicle: 1,592
  • 2 vehicles: 2,025
  • 3 vehicles: 1,097
  • 4 vehicles: 386
  • 5+ vehicles: 86
  • no vehicle: 308
  • 1 vehicle: 1,278
  • 2 vehicles: 524
  • 3 vehicles: 136
  • 4 vehicles: 22
  • 5+ vehicles: 15

93% of Butler County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Alabama.

Butler County:

93.3%
State average:

86.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 17,092
  • Other state: 2,840
  • Northeast: 406
  • Midwest: 504
  • South: 1,708
  • West: 215

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Butler County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (61.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18.3%)
  • Utility gas (16.7%)
  • Wood (2.0%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Electricity (72.9%)
  • Utility gas (16.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.7%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 332
Here:

15.7%
Alabama:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 99
Here:

8.9%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

1.2%
Alabama:

14.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Butler County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,441,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $583,000
    Corrections - Other: $495,000
    Financial Administration: $452,000
    Police Protection: $421,000
    General Public Buildings: $274,000
    General - Other: $263,000
    Central Staff Services: $78,000
    Health Services - Other: $74,000
    Parks & Recreation: $52,000
    Fire Protection: $19,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
    Welfare - Other: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $32,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $791,000
    General - Other: $23,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,235,000

Butler County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $542,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $118,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $749,000
    Interest Earnings: $86,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,410,000
    General Support: $180,000
    All Other: $127,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,723,000
    Total General Sales: $753,000
    NEC: $81,000

Butler County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $319,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $80,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $244,000

Butler County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,714,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,294
  • Number of aged recipients: 178
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,116
  • Number of recipients under 18: 245
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 716
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 333
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 556
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 548
Butler County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Butler County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Butler County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John21075.9 years
James20371.3 years
William20172.6 years
Willie18470.4 years
Mary17778.9 years
Robert11872.2 years
Annie11479.9 years
George8175.7 years
Henry6975.4 years
Minnie5483.1 years
Most common last names in Butler County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith15775.5 years
Williams8976.1 years
Crenshaw8474.6 years
Jones7577.6 years
Lee7574.9 years
Johnson7276.0 years
Davis6576.2 years
Brown6376.2 years
Thompson6179.0 years
Stinson5677.5 years
Businesses in Butler County, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture2
Arby's1McDonald's1
Best Western1Nike1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Quality1
Chevrolet1Ruby Tuesday1
Comfort Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Cracker Barrel1Sears1
Days Inn2Taco Bell1
FedEx2U-Haul2
H&R Block2UPS1
Hardee's1Waffle House1
Hilton1Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
KFC1YMCA1