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Escambia County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2017: 37,806 (36% urban, 64% rural); it was 38,440 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,245
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,040
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 11,018
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,872 (it was 3,279 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

30%

Land area: 947 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 40 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Escambia County: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (30.6%), Educational, health and social services (27.0%), Retail trade (18.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (15.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 85%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 0%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Escambia County, AL (2017)
    • 22,61458.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 12,30832.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,3443.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 8232.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4351.1%Two or more races
    • 1570.4%Asian alone
    • 530.1%Some other race alone
    • 520.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

39.8 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years
Males: 19,400  (51.3%)
Females: 18,406  (48.7%)
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Average household size:
Escambia County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,270 ($28,319 in 1999)
This county:

$36,270
Alabama:

$48,123

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $414 (lower quartile is $274, upper quartile is $526)
This county:

$414
State:

$565


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $101,081 (it was $56,700 in 2000)
Escambia:

$101,081
Alabama:

$141,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $63,572 - $164,970
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $920
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $292

Institutionalized population: 3,170

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 6
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 33
  • Burglaries: 135
  • Thefts: 169
  • Auto thefts: 26
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 28 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 1998: 32 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 1999: 39 buildings, average cost: $79,500
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $314,900
  • 2002: 23 buildings, average cost: $62,300
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $96,100
  • 2004: 17 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2005: 28 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $119,200
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $112,200
  • 2008: 20 buildings, average cost: $159,900
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $65,600
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,000
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2017: 13 buildings, average cost: $133,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Escambia, AL residents
Average permit cost in Escambia, AL
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $447 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $348 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Escambia, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Escambia, AL in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Escambia, AL in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.4%
Escambia County:

22.4%
Alabama:

16.9%
(14.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.7% for Black residents, 22.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.9% for American Indian residents, 36.8% for other race residents, 25.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 39.8 years old
(Males: 38.5 years old, Females: 41.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.1 years old, Black residents: 35.2 years old, American Indian residents: 40.8 years old, Asian residents: 31.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.1 years old, Other race residents: 20.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Escambia County is $366 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $435 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $542 a month.

Cities in this county include: Atmore, East Escambia, Brewton, McCullough-Huxford, East Brewton, Flomaton, Pollard, Riverview.

Escambia 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: Charlton County, Georgia , Crockett County, Texas , Falls County, Texas , Lampasas County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Alabama:

3.8%

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

Current college students: 1,296
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 299 (65.0% naturalized citizens)

Escambia County:

0.8%
Whole state:

3.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 462010 or later
  • 1712000 to 2009
  • 641990 to 1999
  • 591980 to 1989
  • 321970 to 1979
  • 59Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 78.0%

Escambia County marital status for males Escambia County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,272
  • One, attached: 52
  • Two: 463
  • 3 or 4: 838
  • 5 to 9: 734
  • 10 to 19: 109
  • 20 to 49: 93
  • 50 or more: 34
  • Mobile homes: 3,097
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 53

Housing units in Escambia County with a mortgage: 3,558 (53 second mortgage, 206 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,840

Here:

37.5% with mortgage
State:

56.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Escambia County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,91788
Black Protestant2,16410
Mainline Protestant1,84918
Other5546
Catholic5302
None15,305-
Escambia 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: 9
Escambia County:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Escambia County:

7.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 20
This county:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Escambia County:

11.4%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Escambia County:

35.2%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.1%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Escambia County:

Average size of farms: 213 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $21,021
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $231.99
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 13.22%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 37.65%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $28,635
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 26.54%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 3.90%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $51,667
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.05%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.12
Corn for grain: 3033 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1367 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 11263 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 480 harvested acres
Vegetables: 20 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 421 acres

Earthquake activity:

Escambia County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 84% 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 2.7 miles away from Escambia 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 337.7 miles away from the 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 159.2 miles away from the county center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 288.9 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 114.5 miles away from Escambia County center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 4.0 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 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, 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 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 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, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: May 05, 2003 to May 30, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1466: May 12, 2003, FEMA Id: 1466, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Alabama Hurricane Georges, Incident Period: September 28, 1998 to October 06, 1998, Emergency Declared EM-3133: September 28, 1998, FEMA Id: 3133, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Escambia County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Escambia

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 11,500 (90.2%)
  • Carpooled: 976 (7.7%)
  • Railroad: 9 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 64 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 51 (0.4%)
  • Worked at home: 109 (0.9%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (46%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (38%)
  • Thailand (5%)
  • Grenada (3%)
  • Romania (2%)
  • Ukraine (2%)
  • Germany (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Escambia County


  • American (12%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • English (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • African (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • European (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 1,434 people in state prisons
  • 1,105 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 240 people in nursing homes
  • 101 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 69 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 25 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 25 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 21 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 2,641 people in state prisons
  • 247 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 163 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 119 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 29 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,966.

4.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,870 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
Alabama average:

5.95%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.34% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($17,803 average AGI)
2.53% relocated from other states ($17,067 average AGI)
Escambia County:

2.53%
Alabama average:

2.56%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Escambia County, FL  0.76% ($30,522 average AGI)
from Baldwin County, AL  0.61% ($39,736)
from Mobile County, AL  0.35% ($32,268)
from Conecuh County, AL  0.33% ($45,744)
from Santa Rosa County, FL  0.25% ($39,267)
from Monroe County, AL  0.24% ($28,571)


4.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,696 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
Alabama average:

5.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.30% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($19,978 average AGI)
2.60% relocated to other states ($21,718 average AGI)
Escambia County:

2.60%
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 Escambia County, FL  0.93% ($32,500 average AGI)
to Baldwin County, AL  0.64% ($43,066)
to Santa Rosa County, FL  0.28% ($78,000)
to Monroe County, AL  0.26% ($38,258)
to Conecuh County, AL  0.25% ($32,433)
to Mobile County, AL  0.25% ($54,867)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2

Births per 1000 population in Escambia County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Escambia County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Escambia County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Escambia County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Escambia County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Escambia County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Escambia County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Escambia County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Escambia County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 7,133 (5,258 aged, 1,875 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 610 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (476)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (379)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (377)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (271)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (239)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (208)
  • Unspecified dementia (195)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (167)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (154)
  • Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified (127)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 108.9. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 78.9
  • Other - 30.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 37,806
  • In family households: 29,639 (4,975 male householders, 3,319 female householders)
    5,752 spouses, 10,712 children (9,899 natural, 308 adopted, 507 stepchildren), 2,035 grandchildren, 542 brothers or sisters, 454 parents, 925 other relatives, 1,024 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,372 (2,287 male householders (1,958 living alone)), 2,540 female householders (2,480 living alone)), 510 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,773

Size of family households: 4,154 2-persons, 1,748 3-persons, 1,399 4-persons, 594 5-persons, 279 6-persons, 140 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,439 1-person, 334 2-persons, 26 3-persons, 11 4-persons.

3,931 married couples with children.
2,419 single-parent households (395 men, 2,024 women).

98.2% of residents of Escambia speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (3% speak English very well, 75% speak English not well, 22% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $237,179,000 ($6,187 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $20,489,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $104,764,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $57,504,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,136,000
Federal grants: $46,898,000
Federal procurement contracts: $11,998,000 ($10,828,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,880,000 ($4,666,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $719,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,675,000
Federal Government insurance: $36,279,000

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

Births: 2,675
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,188
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +53
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -838
Here -22 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Escambia County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.60 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.7

Year house built in Escambia County, Alabama
  • Year house built in Escambia County, Alabama
  • 5512014 or later
  • 3382010 to 2013
  • 1,3032000 to 2009
  • 4,7011990 to 1999
  • 3,4561980 to 1989
  • 2,1501970 to 1979
  • 1,7931960 to 1969
  • 1,4901950 to 1959
  • 5011940 to 1949
  • 5911939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Escambia County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Escambia County, Alabama
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Escambia County, Alabama
  • 211 room
  • 162 rooms
  • 1013 rooms
  • 6964 rooms
  • 2,9025 rooms
  • 2,1936 rooms
  • 1,5117 rooms
  • 9168 rooms
  • 9289+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Escambia County, Alabama
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Escambia County, Alabama
  • 1151 room
  • 442 rooms
  • 4153 rooms
  • 1,1324 rooms
  • 1,2525 rooms
  • 3946 rooms
  • 1497 rooms
  • 1738 rooms
  • 819+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Escambia County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Escambia County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Escambia County, Alabama
  • 22no bedroom
  • 831 bedroom
  • 1,1692 bedrooms
  • 6,4193 bedrooms
  • 1,5194 bedrooms
  • 805+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Escambia County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Escambia County, Alabama
  • 110no bedroom
  • 4591 bedroom
  • 1,4082 bedrooms
  • 1,5603 bedrooms
  • 2204 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Escambia County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Escambia County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Escambia County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 235no vehicle
  • 3,1291 vehicle
  • 3,6902 vehicles
  • 1,5173 vehicles
  • 5254 vehicles
  • 2115+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Escambia County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Escambia County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 322no vehicle
  • 2,2541 vehicle
  • 9352 vehicles
  • 2323 vehicles
  • 214 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

94.2% of Escambia County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 51% lived in Alabama.

Escambia County:

94.2%
State average:

86.3%

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

  • This state: 28,137
  • Other state: 9,100
  • Northeast: 621
  • Midwest: 1,042
  • South: 6,920
  • West: 517
Year householders moved into unit in Escambia County, AL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Escambia County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 81.3%Electricity
  • 11.5%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 88.6%Electricity
  • 9.0%Utility gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 418
Here:

11.2%
Alabama:

10.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 161
Here:

7.9%
Alabama:

11.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 70
Here:

6.2%
Alabama:

12.0%

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

Escambia County government finances - Expenditure in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $2,104,000
    Solid Waste Management: $697,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,505,000
    Police Protection: $2,770,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,925,000
    Financial Administration: $1,532,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,107,000
    Central Staff Services: $599,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $525,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $239,000
    Health - Other: $224,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $121,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $121,000
    Other - General - Other: $64,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,244,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $900,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $344,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $970,000
    Interest Earnings: $95,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $769,000
    General - Other: $466,000
    Financial Administration: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,505,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $654,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $454,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,007,000
    Highways: $3,006,000
    Other: $1,664,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,141,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,222,000
    Other License: $89,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,039,000

Escambia County government finances - Revenue in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $2,104,000
    Solid Waste Management: $697,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,505,000
    Police Protection: $2,770,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,925,000
    Financial Administration: $1,532,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,107,000
    Central Staff Services: $599,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $525,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $239,000
    Health - Other: $224,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $121,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $121,000
    Other - General - Other: $64,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,244,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $900,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $344,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $970,000
    Interest Earnings: $95,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $769,000
    General - Other: $466,000
    Financial Administration: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,505,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $654,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $454,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,007,000
    Highways: $3,006,000
    Other: $1,664,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,141,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,222,000
    Other License: $89,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,039,000

Escambia County government finances - Debt in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $2,104,000
    Solid Waste Management: $697,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,505,000
    Police Protection: $2,770,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,925,000
    Financial Administration: $1,532,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,107,000
    Central Staff Services: $599,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $525,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $239,000
    Health - Other: $224,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $121,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $121,000
    Other - General - Other: $64,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,244,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $900,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $344,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $970,000
    Interest Earnings: $95,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $769,000
    General - Other: $466,000
    Financial Administration: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,505,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $654,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $454,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,007,000
    Highways: $3,006,000
    Other: $1,664,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,141,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,222,000
    Other License: $89,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,039,000

Escambia County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $2,104,000
    Solid Waste Management: $697,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,505,000
    Police Protection: $2,770,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,925,000
    Financial Administration: $1,532,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,107,000
    Central Staff Services: $599,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $525,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $239,000
    Health - Other: $224,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $121,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $121,000
    Other - General - Other: $64,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,244,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $900,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $344,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $970,000
    Interest Earnings: $95,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $769,000
    General - Other: $466,000
    Financial Administration: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,505,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $654,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $454,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,007,000
    Highways: $3,006,000
    Other: $1,664,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,141,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,222,000
    Other License: $89,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,039,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,396
  • Number of aged recipients: 173
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,223
  • Number of recipients under 18: 166
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 901
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 329
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 634
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 549
Most common first names in Escambia County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James38770.2 years
Mary32276.9 years
John31974.6 years
William26473.0 years
Willie21171.7 years
Robert18570.9 years
George14673.7 years
Annie13477.9 years
Charles11568.6 years
Henry11473.7 years
Most common last names in Escambia County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith24274.3 years
Johnson22072.7 years
Williams13772.9 years
Jackson12975.4 years
Jones12875.2 years
Brown12373.6 years
Thomas9672.9 years
White9573.2 years
Wilson9576.0 years
Hall8971.3 years
Businesses in Escambia County, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture3
Advance Auto Parts3McDonald's2
Arby's2Nike3
AutoZone1Pizza Hut3
Burger King2RadioShack1
Chevrolet2Rite Aid1
Church's Chicken3Sears1
FedEx4Subway2
Ford2True Value1
GNC1U-Haul4
Goodwill2UPS5
H&R Block2Verizon Wireless1
Hardee's2Walgreens2
KFC1Walmart1
Kroger2YMCA2