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Choctaw County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2019: 12,996 (all rural); it was 15,922 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,014
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,852
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,494
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,000 (it was 869 in 2000)
% of renters here:

14%
State:

30%

Land area: 914 sq. mi.

Water area: 7.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Choctaw County: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.4%), Manufacturing (16.1%), Retail trade (15.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 77%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Choctaw County, AL (2019)
    • 7,28256.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,59043.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 550.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 500.4%Two or more races
    • 160.1%Asian alone
    • 100.08%Some other race alone
    • 60.05%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

46.8 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years
Males: 6,171  (47.5%)
Females: 6,825  (52.5%)
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Average household size:
Choctaw County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $36,742 ($24,749 in 1999)
This county:

$36,742
Alabama:

$51,734

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $370 (lower quartile is $258, upper quartile is $470)
This county:

$370
State:

$597


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $79,968 (it was $46,800 in 2000)
Choctaw:

$79,968
Alabama:

$154,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $34,543 - $166,416
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $902
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $330

Institutionalized population: 129

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 0
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Choctaw, AL residents
Average permit cost in Choctaw, AL
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $206 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $210 (0.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Choctaw, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Choctaw, AL in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Choctaw, AL in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 21.5%
Choctaw County:

21.5%
Alabama:

15.5%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.6% for Black residents, 48.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 49.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 46.8 years old
(Males: 44.0 years old, Females: 48.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.6 years old, Black residents: 45.9 years old, American Indian residents: 49.7 years old, Asian residents: 36.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 35.6 years old, Other race residents: 17.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Choctaw County is $381 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $435 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $552 a month.

Cities in this county include: Butler, Lisman, Silas, Pennington, Gilbertown, Cullomburg, Toxey, Needham.

Choctaw 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: Jackson Parish, Louisiana , Madison Parish, Louisiana , Ouachita Parish, Louisiana , Erath County, Texas , Toombs County, Georgia , Shelby County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.2%
Alabama:

4.0%

Unemployment by year in Choctaw, AL
County total employment by year in Choctaw, AL
County average yearly wages by year in Choctaw, AL

Current college students: 424
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 82 (63.1% naturalized citizens)

Choctaw County:

0.6%
Whole state:

3.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 172010 or later
  • 32000 to 2009
  • 301990 to 1999
  • 191980 to 1989
  • 151970 to 1979
  • 9Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 64.5%

Choctaw County marital status for males Choctaw County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,634
  • One, attached: 24
  • Two: 8
  • 3 or 4: 26
  • 5 to 9: 96
  • 10 to 19: 27
  • 20 to 49: 46
  • 50 or more: 20
  • Mobile homes: 2,512
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 23

Housing units in Choctaw County with a mortgage: 1,233 (12 second mortgage, 44 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,164

Here:

25.0% with mortgage
State:

55.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Choctaw County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,08052
Black Protestant2,63516
Mainline Protestant78913
Other1571
Catholic601
None4,138-
Choctaw 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
Choctaw County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Choctaw County:

14.12 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Choctaw County:

13.1%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Choctaw County:

36.1%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

5.6%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Choctaw County:

Average size of farms: 226 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $24,874
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $79.52
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 93.65%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $16,329
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 8.78%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,045
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 98.77%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.85
Corn for grain: 157 harvested acres
Vegetables: 97 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 40 acres

Earthquake activity:

Choctaw County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 115% greater 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 85.4 miles away from Choctaw 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 111.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 119.5 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) earthquake occurred 228.5 miles away from Choctaw County center
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 20.0 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 Hurricane Zeta, Incident Period: October 28, 2020 - October 29, 2020, FEMA Id: 4573, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Severe Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: February 5, 2020 - March 6, 2020, FEMA Id: 4546, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Alabama Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4503, Natural disaster type: Other
  • 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, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 15, 2011 to May 31, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1971: April 28, 2011, FEMA Id: 1971, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to September 26, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1605: August 29, 2005, FEMA Id: 1605, 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 Katrina, Incident Period: August 28, 2005 to September 26, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3214: August 28, 2005, FEMA Id: 3214, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 12 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Choctaw County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Hurricanes: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 5, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Choctaw

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,019 (86.4%)
  • Carpooled: 320 (9.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 25 (0.7%)
  • Walked: 53 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 78 (2.2%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Canada (40%)
  • Brazil (30%)
  • Philippines (14%)
  • India (6%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Mexico (2%)
  • Japan (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Choctaw County


  • American (57%)
  • English (2%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • German (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
100 people in nursing homes
33 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 93 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 34 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 2 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $52,446.

3.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,065 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.63%
Alabama average:

5.95%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.87% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($15,200 average AGI)
1.76% relocated from other states ($15,865 average AGI)
Choctaw County:

1.76%
Alabama average:

2.56%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


4.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,682 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
Alabama average:

5.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.27% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($23,303 average AGI)
2.32% relocated to other states ($16,379 average AGI)
Choctaw County:

2.32%
Alabama average:

2.59%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lauderdale County, MS  0.58% ($27,680 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in Choctaw County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Choctaw County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Choctaw County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 13.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,342 (2,298 aged, 1,044 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 244 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Choctaw County, Alabama in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (356)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (40)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (33)
  • Congestive heart failure (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,996
  • Male householders: 2,565 (885 living alone), Female householders: 2,818 (874 living alone)
  • 2,291 spouses (2,291 opposite-sex spouses), 167 unmarried partners, (156 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,303 children (3,025 natural, 171 adopted, 108 stepchildren), 918 grandchildren, 87 brothers or sisters, 226 parents, 0 foster children, 325 other relatives, 158 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 179

Size of family households: 1,904 2-persons, 725 3-persons, 418 4-persons, 294 5-persons, 46 6-persons, 81 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,757 1-person, 122 2-persons, 28 3-persons.

1,125 married couples with children.
689 single-parent households (29 men, 660 women).

98.4% of residents of Choctaw speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $161,161,000 ($10,576 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $59,911,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $45,067,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $24,727,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $120,000
Federal grants: $29,763,000
Federal procurement contracts: $59,180,000 ($58,586,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,304,000 ($173,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $58,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $798,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,096,000

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

Births: 1,022
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 897
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +24
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,222
Here -83 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Choctaw County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.08 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.7

Year house built in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • Year house built in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • 912014 or later
  • 1422010 to 2013
  • 8742000 to 2009
  • 1,2971990 to 1999
  • 1,4281980 to 1989
  • 1,1701970 to 1979
  • 1,0251960 to 1969
  • 8141950 to 1959
  • 2721940 to 1949
  • 2451939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Choctaw County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • 51 room
  • 682 rooms
  • 683 rooms
  • 2944 rooms
  • 1,2075 rooms
  • 1,1126 rooms
  • 7737 rooms
  • 3878 rooms
  • 4169+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • 241 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 1253 rooms
  • 1954 rooms
  • 2255 rooms
  • 2026 rooms
  • 1687 rooms
  • 588 rooms
  • 239+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Choctaw County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • 8no bedroom
  • 1991 bedroom
  • 4702 bedrooms
  • 2,5403 bedrooms
  • 9964 bedrooms
  • 1235+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Choctaw County, Alabama
  • 24no bedroom
  • 1601 bedroom
  • 2442 bedrooms
  • 4683 bedrooms
  • 1204 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 335no vehicle
  • 9341 vehicle
  • 1,5892 vehicles
  • 7533 vehicles
  • 4374 vehicles
  • 3235+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 139no vehicle
  • 5861 vehicle
  • 1452 vehicles
  • 1323 vehicles
  • 254 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.9% of Choctaw County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 40% lived in Alabama.

Choctaw County:

89.9%
State average:

86.3%

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

  • This state: 6,653
  • Other state: 6,279
  • Northeast: 331
  • Midwest: 315
  • South: 5,436
  • West: 205
Year householders moved into unit in Choctaw County, AL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Choctaw County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 65.3%Electricity
  • 23.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.6%Wood
  • 4.8%Utility gas
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 71.7%Electricity
  • 17.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.4%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 250
Here:

21.6%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 221
Here:

34.7%
Alabama:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 85
Here:

20.6%
Alabama:

12.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Choctaw County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $408,000
    Sewerage: $26,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,661,000
    Financial Administration: $1,585,000
    Police Protection: $1,544,000
    Solid Waste Management: $636,000
    Health - Other: $167,000
    Sewerage: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $179,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,476,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,865,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $611,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $279,000
    General Revenue - Other: $72,000
    Interest Earnings: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $253,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $607,000
    Beginning: $511,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $300,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,376,000
    Other: $112,000
    Public Welfare: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,855,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $930,000
    Other: $358,000
    Other Selective Sales: $308,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $110,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $99,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $42,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $31,000
    Tobacco Products Sales: $24,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $10,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,300,000

Choctaw County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $408,000
    Sewerage: $26,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,661,000
    Financial Administration: $1,585,000
    Police Protection: $1,544,000
    Solid Waste Management: $636,000
    Health - Other: $167,000
    Sewerage: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $179,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,476,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,865,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $611,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $279,000
    General Revenue - Other: $72,000
    Interest Earnings: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $253,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $607,000
    Beginning: $511,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $300,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,376,000
    Other: $112,000
    Public Welfare: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,855,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $930,000
    Other: $358,000
    Other Selective Sales: $308,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $110,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $99,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $42,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $31,000
    Tobacco Products Sales: $24,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $10,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,300,000

Choctaw County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $408,000
    Sewerage: $26,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,661,000
    Financial Administration: $1,585,000
    Police Protection: $1,544,000
    Solid Waste Management: $636,000
    Health - Other: $167,000
    Sewerage: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $179,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,476,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,865,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $611,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $279,000
    General Revenue - Other: $72,000
    Interest Earnings: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $253,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $607,000
    Beginning: $511,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $300,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,376,000
    Other: $112,000
    Public Welfare: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,855,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $930,000
    Other: $358,000
    Other Selective Sales: $308,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $110,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $99,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $42,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $31,000
    Tobacco Products Sales: $24,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $10,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,300,000

Choctaw County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $408,000
    Sewerage: $26,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,661,000
    Financial Administration: $1,585,000
    Police Protection: $1,544,000
    Solid Waste Management: $636,000
    Health - Other: $167,000
    Sewerage: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $179,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,476,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,865,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $611,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $279,000
    General Revenue - Other: $72,000
    Interest Earnings: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $253,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $607,000
    Beginning: $511,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $300,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,376,000
    Other: $112,000
    Public Welfare: $10,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,855,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $930,000
    Other: $358,000
    Other Selective Sales: $308,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $110,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $99,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $42,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $31,000
    Tobacco Products Sales: $24,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $10,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,300,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 971
  • Number of aged recipients: 178
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 793
  • Number of recipients under 18: 103
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 557
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 311
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 432
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 401
Most common first names in Choctaw County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8874.7 years
James8071.1 years
Willie7972.3 years
William7769.9 years
Mary7181.4 years
Robert6372.4 years
Jessie4076.2 years
Annie3877.2 years
George3472.7 years
Joe2872.9 years
Most common last names in Choctaw County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ruffin7673.7 years
Johnson5473.8 years
Smith4474.1 years
Taylor3872.6 years
Williams3473.3 years
Jackson3373.5 years
Brown3375.5 years
Allen3175.0 years
Thompson2768.3 years
James2571.7 years
Businesses in Choctaw County, AL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Hardee's1
Advance Auto Parts1RadioShack1
Church's Chicken1Subway1
H&R Block1UPS1