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Geneva County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2019: 26,562 (10% urban, 90% rural); it was 25,764 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,305
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,866
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,446
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,749 (it was 2,031 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

30%

Land area: 576 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 46 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Geneva County: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (23.3%), Construction (22.3%), Wholesale trade (15.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 35%
  • Government: 29%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 34%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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  • Races in Geneva County, AL (2019)
    • 22,13785.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,5289.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,1044.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3601.4%Two or more races
    • 2000.8%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1140.4%Asian alone
    • 110.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

43.6 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years
Males: 12,890  (48.5%)
Females: 13,672  (51.5%)
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Average household size:
Geneva County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $42,721 ($26,448 in 1999)
This county:

$42,721
Alabama:

$51,734

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $438 (lower quartile is $316, upper quartile is $539)
This county:

$438
State:

$597


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $108,890 (it was $52,400 in 2000)
Geneva:

$108,890
Alabama:

$154,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $65,022 - $178,884
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $963
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $314

Institutionalized population: 229

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 16
  • Burglaries: 62
  • Thefts: 113
  • Auto thefts: 34

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 30
  • Burglaries: 85
  • Thefts: 84
  • Auto thefts: 24
Geneva County, AL map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 19 buildings, average cost: $67,200
  • 1998: 25 buildings, average cost: $55,100
  • 1999: 26 buildings, average cost: $69,600
  • 2000: 22 buildings, average cost: $59,100
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 2002: 17 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2003: 21 buildings, average cost: $63,100
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $74,600
  • 2006: 25 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $87,900
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $89,500
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $142,400
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $154,400
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $143,100
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2018: 13 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2019: 14 buildings, average cost: $137,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Geneva, AL residents
Average permit cost in Geneva, AL
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $388 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $314 (0.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Geneva, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Geneva, AL in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Geneva, AL in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 20.3%
Geneva County:

20.3%
Alabama:

15.5%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.0% for Black residents, 26.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.1% for American Indian residents, 41.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 1.4% for other race residents, 30.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 43.6 years old
(Males: 42.2 years old, Females: 45.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.2 years old, Black residents: 42.1 years old, American Indian residents: 62.8 years old, Asian residents: 46.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.9 years old, Other race residents: 21.3 years old)

Area name: Dothan, AL HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Geneva County is $396 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $449 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $574 a month.

Cities in this county include: Geneva, Bellwood-Coffee Springs, Hartford, Samson, Slocomb, Malvern, Coffee Springs, Black, Eunola.

Geneva 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: Allen Parish, Louisiana , Coffee County , Camden County, Georgia , Liberty County, Texas , Nacogdoches County, Texas , Pecos County, Texas , Waller County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.9%
Alabama:

4.0%

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

Current college students: 625
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 397 (62.4% naturalized citizens)

Geneva County:

1.5%
Whole state:

3.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 502010 or later
  • 482000 to 2009
  • 1001990 to 1999
  • 241980 to 1989
  • 421970 to 1979
  • 60Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 50.6%

Geneva County marital status for males Geneva County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,789
  • One, attached: 94
  • Two: 274
  • 3 or 4: 102
  • 5 to 9: 113
  • 10 to 19: 16
  • 20 to 49: 3
  • 50 or more: 21
  • Mobile homes: 3,519
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Geneva County with a mortgage: 3,382 (70 second mortgage, 137 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,241

Here:

42.9% with mortgage
State:

55.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Geneva County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,80769
Mainline Protestant1,96020
Black Protestant1,1569
Other5153
Catholic501
None10,302-
Geneva 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: 11
Geneva County:

4.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Geneva County:

4.67 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

3.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Geneva County:

12.5%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Geneva County:

32.3%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.4%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Geneva County:

Average size of farms: 228 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $103,092
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $254.31
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.43%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 82.59%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $81,983
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 30.98%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 10.17%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $48,930
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.18%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 15.88
Corn for grain: 5753 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1828 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 21324 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 219 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,190 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 686 acres

Earthquake activity:

Geneva County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 11% 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 87.4 miles away from Geneva 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 181.1 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 235.3 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 272.3 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 165.2 miles away from Geneva County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 235.3 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 Hurricane Sally, Incident Period: September 14, 2020 - September 16, 2020, FEMA Id: 4563, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4503, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Alabama Hurricane Michael, Incident Period: October 10, 2018 - October 13, 2018, FEMA Id: 4406, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 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 Hurricane Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 05, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4082: September 21, 2012, FEMA Id: 4082, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 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
  • 16 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Geneva County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 4, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Geneva

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,766 (82.6%)
  • Carpooled: 634 (11.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 129 (2.2%)
  • Bicycle: 22 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 30 (0.5%)
  • Worked at home: 192 (3.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (58%)
  • Korea (8%)
  • Laos (5%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Nicaragua (4%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (4%)
  • Cuba (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Geneva County


  • American (30%)
  • English (7%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • German (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)

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

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

  • 184 people in nursing homes
  • 50 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 40 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
176 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
53 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,983.

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,112 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Alabama average:

5.95%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.89% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($20,806 average AGI)
2.23% relocated from other states ($15,306 average AGI)
Geneva County:

2.23%
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 Houston County, AL  1.48% ($30,216 average AGI)
from Coffee County, AL  0.89% ($35,147)
from Dale County, AL  0.53% ($35,000)
from Covington County, AL  0.24% ($29,350)


6.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,318 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.37%
Alabama average:

5.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.27% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($21,563 average AGI)
2.10% relocated to other states ($10,755 average AGI)
Geneva County:

2.10%
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 Houston County, AL  1.87% ($31,367 average AGI)
to Coffee County, AL  1.04% ($34,943)
to Dale County, AL  0.57% ($26,521)
to Holmes County, FL  0.43% ($25,444)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8

Births per 1000 population in Geneva County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 13.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Geneva County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Geneva County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Geneva County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Geneva County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Geneva County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Geneva County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Geneva County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Geneva County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,689 (4,261 aged, 1,428 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 407 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (532)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (427)
  • Congestive heart failure (193)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (192)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (182)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (88)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (43)
  • Unspecified dementia (31)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)

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

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 201.1. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 150.8
  • Other - 50.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 26,562
  • Male householders: 5,420 (1,504 living alone), Female householders: 5,127 (1,488 living alone)
  • 5,257 spouses (5,234 opposite-sex spouses), 558 unmarried partners, (538 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 6,818 children (6,179 natural, 130 adopted, 511 stepchildren), 1,086 grandchildren, 191 brothers or sisters, 518 parents, 22 foster children, 699 other relatives, 666 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 249

Size of family households: 3,716 2-persons, 1,237 3-persons, 1,343 4-persons, 412 5-persons, 155 6-persons, 108 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,988 1-person, 488 2-persons, 126 3-persons, 1 4-persons.

2,963 married couples with children.
1,654 single-parent households (264 men, 1,390 women).

96.3% of residents of Geneva speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 30% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (65% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 30% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $227,452,000 ($8,885 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $51,855,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $86,833,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $41,344,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $12,140,000
Federal grants: $39,100,000
Federal procurement contracts: $42,087,000 ($41,093,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,947,000 ($1,951,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $530,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,530,000
Federal Government insurance: $36,151,000

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

Births: 1,552
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,663
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +50
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +67
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Geneva County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.69 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.7

Year house built in Geneva County, Alabama
  • Year house built in Geneva County, Alabama
  • 2622014 or later
  • 2232010 to 2013
  • 1,9392000 to 2009
  • 2,1941990 to 1999
  • 1,7501980 to 1989
  • 2,2681970 to 1979
  • 1,5061960 to 1969
  • 1,3461950 to 1959
  • 4841940 to 1949
  • 8841939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Geneva County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Geneva County, Alabama
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Geneva County, Alabama
  • 261 room
  • 282 rooms
  • 1903 rooms
  • 6924 rooms
  • 1,7085 rooms
  • 1,9966 rooms
  • 1,1827 rooms
  • 8058 rooms
  • 9289+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Geneva County, Alabama
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Geneva County, Alabama
  • 01 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 1413 rooms
  • 7634 rooms
  • 9185 rooms
  • 7056 rooms
  • 2567 rooms
  • 798 rooms
  • 869+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Geneva County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Geneva County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Geneva County, Alabama
  • 32no bedroom
  • 981 bedroom
  • 1,1282 bedrooms
  • 5,1323 bedrooms
  • 9474 bedrooms
  • 1675+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Geneva County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Geneva County, Alabama
  • 2no bedroom
  • 1741 bedroom
  • 9282 bedrooms
  • 1,4503 bedrooms
  • 3024 bedrooms
  • 495+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Geneva County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Geneva County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Geneva County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 209no vehicle
  • 1,7221 vehicle
  • 2,8512 vehicles
  • 1,8693 vehicles
  • 7544 vehicles
  • 1915+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Geneva County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Geneva County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 423no vehicle
  • 1,3971 vehicle
  • 7092 vehicles
  • 2663 vehicles
  • 804 vehicles
  • 885+ vehicles

88.1% of Geneva County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Alabama.

Geneva County:

88.1%
State average:

86.3%

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

  • This state: 17,030
  • Other state: 8,897
  • Northeast: 419
  • Midwest: 1,217
  • South: 6,271
  • West: 1,011
Year householders moved into unit in Geneva County, AL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Geneva County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 86.6%Electricity
  • 6.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.5%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.5%Solar energy
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 93.4%Electricity
  • 3.4%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 229
Here:

7.9%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 121
Here:

9.5%
Alabama:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 158
Here:

18.7%
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

Geneva County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,872,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,490,000
    Police Protection: $1,977,000
    General - Other: $1,763,000
    Solid Waste Management: $931,000
    Libraries: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $79,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $477,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $20,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $14,000
    Other - Health - Other: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $793,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,253,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $927,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,423,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $46,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,785,000

Geneva County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,872,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,490,000
    Police Protection: $1,977,000
    General - Other: $1,763,000
    Solid Waste Management: $931,000
    Libraries: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $79,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $477,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $20,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $14,000
    Other - Health - Other: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $793,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,253,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $927,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,423,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $46,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,785,000

Geneva County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,872,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,490,000
    Police Protection: $1,977,000
    General - Other: $1,763,000
    Solid Waste Management: $931,000
    Libraries: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $79,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $477,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $20,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $14,000
    Other - Health - Other: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $793,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,253,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $927,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,423,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $46,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,785,000

Geneva County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,872,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,490,000
    Police Protection: $1,977,000
    General - Other: $1,763,000
    Solid Waste Management: $931,000
    Libraries: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $79,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $477,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $20,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $14,000
    Other - Health - Other: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $793,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,253,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $927,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,423,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $46,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,785,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,204
  • Number of aged recipients: 157
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,047
  • Number of recipients under 18: 160
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 726
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 318
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 581
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 469
Most common first names in Geneva County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James33973.0 years
William22875.1 years
Mary20778.3 years
John20774.3 years
Willie12676.5 years
Robert8971.1 years
Annie8980.7 years
Henry8475.2 years
George7973.6 years
Joseph7271.2 years
Most common last names in Geneva County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith22874.3 years
Jones9277.7 years
Williams8673.2 years
Davis7774.8 years
Johnson7177.8 years
Hughes6677.6 years
Miller6073.4 years
Howell5777.2 years
Brown5673.4 years
White5273.2 years
Businesses in Geneva County, AL
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Subway2
Hardee's1True Value1