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Lowndes County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2016: 10,613 (all rural); it was 13,473 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,695
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,718
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,096
Renter-occupied apartments: 939 (it was 813 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

30%

Land area: 718 sq. mi.

Water area: 7.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 15 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lowndes County: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (33.7%), Construction (31.6%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (14.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 43%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 46%
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Races in Lowndes County, Alabama:

  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (75.0%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (24.1%)
Median resident age:  40.8 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years
Males: 5,066  (47.7%)
Females: 5,547  (52.3%)
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Lowndes County,AL real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Lowndes County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $28,848 ($23,050 in 1999)

This county:

$28,848
Alabama:

$46,257

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $335 (lower quartile is $193, upper quartile is $493)
This county:

$335
State:

$559


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $73,029 (it was $46,700 in 2000)
Lowndes:

$73,029
Alabama:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $27,973 - $164,593
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $955
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $407

Institutionalized population: 96

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 16
  • Assaults: 36
  • Burglaries: 133
  • Thefts: 13
  • Auto thefts: 10

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 18
  • Assaults: 45
  • Burglaries: 173
  • Thefts: 33
  • Auto thefts: 19
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $127,000
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $119,000
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $362 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $343 (0.6%)

Lowndes County household income distribution in 2013 Lowndes County home values distribution in 2013 Lowndes County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 26.6%
Lowndes County:

26.6%
Alabama:

17.1%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.4% for Black residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 37.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 40.8 years old
(Males: 38.7 years old, Females: 43.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 52.8 years old, Black residents: 37.1 years old, American Indian residents: 64.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.3 years old, Other race residents: 38.1 years old)

Area name: Montgomery, AL MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lowndes County is $532 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $599 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $794 a month.

Cities in this county include: Benton-Collirene, Braggs-Prairie Hill, Fort Deposit, Hayneville, Mosses, White Hall, Gordonville, Lowndesboro, Benton.

Lowndes County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Hinds County, Mississippi , Comanche County, Texas , Evans County, Georgia , Jeff Davis County, Georgia , Smith County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

11.7%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 348
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 74.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 31 (57.6% naturalized citizens)

Lowndes County:

0.3%
Whole state:

3.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Lowndes County population
  • 02010 or later
  • 82000 to 2009
  • 51990 to 1999
  • 81980 to 1989
  • 191970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 31.0%

Lowndes County marital status for males Lowndes County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,801
  • One, attached: 132
  • Two: 179
  • 3 or 4: 173
  • 5 to 9: 21
  • 10 to 19: 7
  • 20 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 1,797
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 1

Housing units in Lowndes County with a mortgage: 1,239 (5 second mortgage, 60 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,901

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

56.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lowndes County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,43921
Black Protestant2,26512
Mainline Protestant1,51216
Other11
None5,082-
Lowndes 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
Lowndes County:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Lowndes County:

7.87 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lowndes County:

16.4%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Lowndes County:

40.3%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.9%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Lowndes County:

Average size of farms: 468 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $98,861
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $221.93
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.84%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 85.04%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $85,125
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.23%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.70%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $55,333
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.38%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 24.30
Corn for grain: 1547 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1182 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 7293 harvested acres
Vegetables: 8 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 764 acres

Earthquake activity:

Lowndes County-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 82% 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 81.0 miles away from Lowndes 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 92.1 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, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 171.3 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 81.4 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 127.1 miles away from Lowndes 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 409.6 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 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 Hurricane Georges, Incident Period: September 25, 1998 to October 06, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1250: September 30, 1998, FEMA Id: 1250, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Opal, Incident Period: October 04, 1995 to October 08, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1070: October 04, 1995, FEMA Id: 1070, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Severe Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3096: March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: 3096, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Alabama Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: March 15, 1990 to March 28, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-861: March 21, 1990, FEMA Id: 861, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Lowndes County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Cuba (45%)
  • Germany (33%)
  • Mexico (18%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lowndes County


  • American (13%)
  • English (2%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • African (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Lowndes County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,838 (78.7%)
  • Carpooled: 350 (15.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 17 (0.7%)
  • Walked: 20 (0.9%)
  • Worked at home: 93 (4.0%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
30 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
62 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
34 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $34,223.

6.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,381 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
Alabama average:

6.02%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.37% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($20,476 average AGI)
1.25% relocated from other states ($4,906 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

1.25%
Alabama average:

2.63%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Montgomery County, AL  3.06% ($23,689 average AGI)
from Dallas County, AL  0.37% ($23,438)
from Butler County, AL  0.35% ($24,067)
from Elmore County, AL  0.32% ($23,286)


8.16% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,930 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.16%
Alabama average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.93% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($20,349 average AGI)
1.23% relocated to other states ($4,584 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

1.23%
Alabama average:

2.67%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, AL  3.85% ($23,195 average AGI)
to Dallas County, AL  0.62% ($24,222)
to Elmore County, AL  0.59% ($26,385)
to Butler County, AL  0.57% ($23,160)
to Autauga County, AL  0.25% ($42,909)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.7

Births per 1000 population in Lowndes County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Lowndes County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 14.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Lowndes County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 15.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lowndes County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Lowndes County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lowndes County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lowndes County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lowndes County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Lowndes County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,222 (1,527 aged, 695 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 377 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Heart failure, unspecified (220)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (106)
  • Malignant neoplasm without specification of site (90)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (82)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (75)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (73)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (72)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (70)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (53)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (49)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 292.4. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,613
  • In family households: 8,873 (1,086 male householders, 1,651 female householders)
    1,249 spouses, 3,306 children (3,036 natural, 197 adopted, 88 stepchildren), 615 grandchildren, 303 brothers or sisters, 245 parents, 300 other relatives, 174 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,644 (674 male householders (655 living alone)), 846 female householders (790 living alone)), 127 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 92

Size of family households: 1,219 2-persons, 769 3-persons, 475 4-persons, 220 5-persons, 14 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,445 1-person, 69 2-persons, 5 3-persons, 7 4-persons.

575 married couples with children.
1,253 single-parent households (73 men, 1,180 women).

99.4% of residents of Lowndes speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (57% speak English very well, 43% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $96,325,000 ($7,292 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $9,200,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $29,245,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $17,362,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,413,000
Federal grants: $38,910,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,867,000 ($2,550,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,528,000 ($5,134,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $5,098,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $708,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,999,000

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

Births: 1,119
Here:

86 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 726
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -3
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -759
Here -58 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Lowndes County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.41 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.7

Year house built in Lowndes County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Lowndes County population
  • 72014 or later
  • 1052010 to 2013
  • 7172000 to 2009
  • 1,4671990 to 1999
  • 9011980 to 1989
  • 9041970 to 1979
  • 3141960 to 1969
  • 3161950 to 1959
  • 1061940 to 1949
  • 2261939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lowndes County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lowndes County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Lowndes County population
  • 81 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 493 rooms
  • 2594 rooms
  • 8455 rooms
  • 7096 rooms
  • 5627 rooms
  • 3968 rooms
  • 2799+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lowndes County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Lowndes County population
  • 541 room
  • 512 rooms
  • 263 rooms
  • 2444 rooms
  • 3965 rooms
  • 1306 rooms
  • 1077 rooms
  • 778 rooms
  • 339+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lowndes County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lowndes County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Lowndes County population
  • 8no bedroom
  • 181 bedroom
  • 4482 bedrooms
  • 1,9683 bedrooms
  • 5634 bedrooms
  • 1105+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lowndes County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Lowndes County population
  • 53no bedroom
  • 1131 bedroom
  • 2002 bedrooms
  • 6103 bedrooms
  • 1344 bedrooms
  • 185+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Lowndes County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lowndes County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Lowndes County population
  • 287no vehicle
  • 1,0881 vehicle
  • 8182 vehicles
  • 4963 vehicles
  • 3104 vehicles
  • 1325+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lowndes County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Lowndes County population
  • 246no vehicle
  • 5231 vehicle
  • 3122 vehicles
  • 313 vehicles
  • 24 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles

91.7% of Lowndes County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 84% lived in Alabama.

Lowndes County:

91.7%
State average:

86.1%

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

  • This state: 9,421
  • Other state: 1,036
  • Northeast: 157
  • Midwest: 247
  • South: 558
  • West: 74
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lowndes County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 48.4%Electricity
  • 33.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.3%Utility gas
  • 4.3%Wood
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 57.6%Electricity
  • 27.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.5%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 180
Here:

15.4%
Alabama:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 93
Here:

16.2%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 59
Here:

20.4%
Alabama:

14.3%

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

Lowndes County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,567,000
    Police Protection: $1,033,000
    Central Staff Services: $956,000
    Financial Administration: $541,000
    Health Services - Other: $28,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $18,000
    Libraries: $5,000
    Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $58,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $175,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $122,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,547,000

Lowndes County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $21,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,531,000
    Highways: $1,890,000
    Education: $84,000
    Health & Hospitals: $27,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,256,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $204,000
    NEC: $167,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $160,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $126,000
    Total General Sales: $108,000
    Tobacco Sales: $27,000

Lowndes County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $971,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $941,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $30,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $90,000

Lowndes County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $700,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,048
  • Number of aged recipients: 164
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 884
  • Number of recipients under 18: 157
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 584
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 307
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 464
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 464
Lowndes County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Lowndes County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Lowndes County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary9076.1 years
Willie7372.2 years
John5170.0 years
James5069.5 years
William4572.7 years
Annie4476.9 years
Robert3774.5 years
George3271.5 years
Charlie2476.3 years
Arthur2273.7 years
Most common last names in Lowndes County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rudolph4672.8 years
Smith4075.4 years
Jones3868.5 years
Williams3174.2 years
Brown3071.3 years
Gordon2872.1 years
Moorer2675.7 years
Scott2568.8 years
Robinson2569.7 years
Grant2472.0 years

Businesses in Lowndes County, AL

  • Subway: 2
  • U-Haul: 1

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