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Pickens County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2016: 20,133 (all rural); it was 20,949 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,997
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,101
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,404
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,914 (it was 1,682 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

30%

Land area: 881 sq. mi.

Water area: 8.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 23 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pickens County: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Construction (20.1%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (17.6%), Wholesale trade (12.1%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 75%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 23%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Pickens County, Alabama:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (54.4%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (42.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Median resident age:  42.6 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years
Males: 9,918  (49.3%)
Females: 10,215  (50.7%)
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Pickens County,AL real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Pickens County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,739 ($26,254 in 1999)

This county:

$32,739
Alabama:

$46,257

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $284 (lower quartile is $135, upper quartile is $406)
This county:

$284
State:

$559


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $94,439 (it was $57,400 in 2000)
Pickens:

$94,439
Alabama:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,479 - $154,266
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $954
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $316

Institutionalized population: 331

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 11
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 37
  • Thefts: 38
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 41
  • Thefts: 41
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 39 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $171,500
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $158,000
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: $368 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $258 (0.3%)

Pickens County household income distribution in 2013 Pickens County home values distribution in 2013 Pickens County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 22.2%
Pickens County:

22.2%
Alabama:

17.1%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.8% for Black residents, 7.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.7% for American Indian residents, 88.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 48.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 42.6 years old
(Males: 41.2 years old, Females: 44.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.6 years old, Black residents: 36.5 years old, American Indian residents: 63.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 34.3 years old, Other race residents: 37.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Pickens County is $361 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $435 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $581 a month.

Cities in this county include: South Pickens, Aliceville, Reform, Gordo, Carrollton, Pickensville, Macedonia, Ethelsville, McMullen, Memphis.

Pickens 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: Lea County, New Mexico , Noxubee County, Mississippi , Talladega County , Winston County, Mississippi , Newton County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Alabama:

5.9%

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

Current college students: 641
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: 11.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 308 (9.2% naturalized citizens)

Pickens County:

1.5%
Whole state:

3.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Pickens County population
  • 1232010 or later
  • 592000 to 2009
  • 681990 to 1999
  • 321980 to 1989
  • 121970 to 1979
  • 27Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 53.1%

Pickens County marital status for males Pickens County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,445
  • One, attached: 20
  • Two: 689
  • 3 or 4: 134
  • 5 to 9: 107
  • 10 to 19: 98
  • 20 to 49: 61
  • 50 or more: 17
  • Mobile homes: 1,962
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Pickens County with a mortgage: 2,290 (59 second mortgage, 137 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,288

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

56.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Pickens County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,79562
Black Protestant1,71615
Mainline Protestant1,60319
Other3121
Catholic741
None6,246-
Pickens 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: 6
Pickens County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Pickens County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Pickens County:

14.6%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Pickens County:

35.3%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.2%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Pickens County:

Average size of farms: 289 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $149,922
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $93.73
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.52%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 97.38%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $108,566
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.47%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $45,105
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.32%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.45
Corn for grain: 3097 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 690 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3640 harvested acres
Vegetables: 75 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Pickens County-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.0 miles away from Pickens County center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 34.0 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 44.2 miles away from the county center
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) earthquake occurred 156.3 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 164.5 miles away from Pickens County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 207.4 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: 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, 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 Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 29, 2008 to September 03, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3292: August 30, 2008, FEMA Id: 3292, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to September 26, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1605: August 29, 2005, FEMA Id: 1605, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3237: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3237, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Dennis, Incident Period: July 10, 2005 to July 16, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1593: July 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 1593, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 13, 2004 to September 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1549: September 15, 2004, FEMA Id: 1549, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: November 05, 2002 to November 12, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1442: November 14, 2002, FEMA Id: 1442, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Pickens County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 4, Floods: 3, 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 (23%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

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


  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (74%)
  • Honduras (8%)
  • Jamaica (3%)
  • Ecuador (3%)
  • Guatemala (3%)
  • Poland (2%)
  • Germany (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Pickens County


  • American (26%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (3%)
  • German (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Pickens County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,308 (80.2%)
  • Carpooled: 330 (8.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 26 (0.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 31 (0.8%)
  • Walked: 93 (2.3%)
  • Worked at home: 365 (8.8%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 198 people in nursing homes
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 170 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 161 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,992.

4.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,656 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
Alabama average:

6.02%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.42% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($18,807 average AGI)
1.60% relocated from other states ($9,849 average AGI)
Pickens County:

1.60%
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 Tuscaloosa County, AL  1.30% ($32,786 average AGI)
from Lowndes County, MS  0.43% ($28,143)
from Lamar County, AL  0.17% ($39,909)


5.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,899 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
Alabama average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.54% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($19,092 average AGI)
1.64% relocated to other states ($10,811 average AGI)
Pickens County:

1.64%
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 Tuscaloosa County, AL  2.19% ($28,105 average AGI)
to Lowndes County, MS  0.49% ($34,531)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.24% ($30,500)
to Fayette County, AL  0.18% ($28,333)
to Lamar County, AL  0.17% ($26,636)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8

Births per 1000 population in Pickens County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Pickens County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Pickens County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Pickens County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Pickens County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Pickens County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Pickens County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Pickens County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Pickens County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,323 (3,077 aged, 1,246 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 461 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (245)
  • Heart failure, unspecified (233)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (232)
  • Congestive heart failure (207)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (148)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (138)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (135)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (134)
  • Unspecified dementia (134)
  • Malignant neoplasm without specification of site (113)

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

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,133
  • In family households: 16,085 (2,434 male householders, 2,267 female householders)
    3,239 spouses, 6,022 children (5,831 natural, 61 adopted, 134 stepchildren), 1,018 grandchildren, 180 brothers or sisters, 431 parents, 305 other relatives, 214 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,033 (1,371 male householders (1,345 living alone)), 1,565 female householders (1,550 living alone)), 109 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,016

Size of family households: 2,274 2-persons, 1,217 3-persons, 852 4-persons, 279 5-persons, 44 6-persons, 31 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,894 1-person, 67 2-persons.

1,867 married couples with children.
1,528 single-parent households (182 men, 1,346 women).

97.3% of residents of Pickens speak English at home.
2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (46% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $154,533,000 ($7,575 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,868,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $64,241,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $37,697,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,678,000
Federal grants: $45,082,000
Federal procurement contracts: $891,000 ($179,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,944,000 ($2,120,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,271,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,071,000
Federal Government insurance: $7,717,000

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

Births: 1,460
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,400
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -4
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -793
Here -39 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Pickens County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.70 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:

4.8
State:

4.7

Year house built in Pickens County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Pickens County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 2162010 to 2013
  • 8172000 to 2009
  • 1,6771990 to 1999
  • 1,2921980 to 1989
  • 2,0051970 to 1979
  • 1,4011960 to 1969
  • 1,0721950 to 1959
  • 3611940 to 1949
  • 5571939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Pickens County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Pickens County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Pickens County population
  • 461 room
  • 182 rooms
  • 983 rooms
  • 4674 rooms
  • 1,2935 rooms
  • 1,4666 rooms
  • 9147 rooms
  • 5448 rooms
  • 6919+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pickens County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Pickens County population
  • 61 room
  • 292 rooms
  • 4863 rooms
  • 4054 rooms
  • 4575 rooms
  • 2576 rooms
  • 3147 rooms
  • 938 rooms
  • 349+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Pickens County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Pickens County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Pickens County population
  • 44no bedroom
  • 1431 bedroom
  • 9452 bedrooms
  • 3,3753 bedrooms
  • 8474 bedrooms
  • 1795+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pickens County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Pickens County population
  • 10no bedroom
  • 4871 bedroom
  • 6662 bedrooms
  • 7063 bedrooms
  • 1814 bedrooms
  • 315+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Pickens County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Pickens County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Pickens County population
  • 304no vehicle
  • 1,3921 vehicle
  • 1,8412 vehicles
  • 1,3783 vehicles
  • 3694 vehicles
  • 2595+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Pickens County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Pickens County population
  • 505no vehicle
  • 1,0951 vehicle
  • 3352 vehicles
  • 1073 vehicles
  • 74 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles

91.2% of Pickens County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 48% lived in Alabama.

Pickens County:

91.2%
State average:

86.1%

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

  • This state: 15,505
  • Other state: 4,220
  • Northeast: 251
  • Midwest: 740
  • South: 2,942
  • West: 269
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Pickens County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 55.3%Electricity
  • 19.6%Utility gas
  • 18.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 63.4%Electricity
  • 25.8%Utility gas
  • 9.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 526
Here:

28.4%
Alabama:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 168
Here:

16.5%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 70
Here:

11.3%
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

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,363
  • Number of aged recipients: 203
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,160
  • Number of recipients under 18: 195
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 806
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 362
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 531
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 581
Pickens County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pickens County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Pickens County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James25373.0 years
Mary22079.7 years
William21873.9 years
John19274.0 years
Willie14974.3 years
Annie12980.8 years
Robert10674.1 years
Mattie8080.1 years
Henry7476.4 years
George7077.5 years
Most common last names in Pickens County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones15674.8 years
Brown7875.2 years
Elmore7678.0 years
Smith7573.9 years
Latham6973.7 years
Bonner6474.9 years
Johnson6476.1 years
Williams5976.7 years
Davis5978.5 years
Sanders5478.0 years
Businesses in Pickens County, AL
NameCountNameCount
CVS2Subway3
FedEx1U-Haul2
H&R Block2UPS3
Lane Furniture2