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Pike County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2019: 33,517 (48% urban, 52% rural); it was 29,605 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,424
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,481
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,019
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,305 (it was 3,914 in 2000)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

30%

Land area: 671 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 50 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Pike County: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.2%), Retail trade (15.1%), Manufacturing (13.3%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 77%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Pike County, AL (2019)
    • 18,66055.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 12,39537.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7882.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 7652.3%Two or more races
    • 7312.2%Asian alone
    • 1600.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 210.06%Some other race alone
    • 20.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

31.5 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years
Males: 16,049  (47.9%)
Females: 17,468  (52.1%)
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Average household size:
Pike County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $38,333 ($25,551 in 1999)
This county:

$38,333
Alabama:

$51,734

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $506 (lower quartile is $373, upper quartile is $640)
This county:

$506
State:

$597


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $129,502 (it was $58,200 in 2000)
Pike:

$129,502
Alabama:

$154,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $59,889 - $211,745
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,108
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $338

Institutionalized population: 181

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 21
  • Thefts: 48
  • Auto thefts: 2

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 28
  • Thefts: 39
  • Auto thefts: 1
Pike County, AL map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 49 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1998: 37 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 1999: 51 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2000: 25 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2001: 27 buildings, average cost: $110,700
  • 2002: 48 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2003: 51 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2004: 39 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2005: 57 buildings, average cost: $127,900
  • 2006: 71 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2007: 89 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2008: 57 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2009: 77 buildings, average cost: $102,700
  • 2010: 56 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2011: 54 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2012: 30 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2013: 41 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2014: 42 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2015: 34 buildings, average cost: $137,400
  • 2016: 33 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2017: 61 buildings, average cost: $147,400
  • 2018: 49 buildings, average cost: $145,700
  • 2019: 89 buildings, average cost: $121,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Pike, AL residents
Average permit cost in Pike, AL
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $530 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $310 (0.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Pike, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Pike, AL in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Pike, AL in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 22.6%
Pike County:

22.6%
Alabama:

15.5%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.1% for Black residents, 24.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.6% for American Indian residents, 20.8% for other race residents, 36.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 31.5 years old
(Males: 29.4 years old, Females: 33.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 35.5 years old, Black residents: 29.4 years old, American Indian residents: 36.5 years old, Asian residents: 23.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.4 years old, Other race residents: 29.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Pike County is $373 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $435 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $559 a month.

Cities in this county include: Troy, Henderson-Spring Hill, Brundidge, Goshen-Shady Grove, Banks-Josie, Needmore, Goshen, Banks.

Pike County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Pike County: Host (A), Cooks Stand (B), Sports (C), Sugar Ridge Campground (D), Black Rock (E), Mount Ida (F), Davis (G), Kingsley (H), Highland Home Volunteer Fire and Rescue (I), Bullock Volunteer Fire Department (J), Chapel Hill Volunteer Fire Department (K), Spring Hill Volunteer Fire Department (L), Honoraville Volunteer Fire Department (M), Fullers Cross Roads Fire Department (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pike County include: Rock Hill Church of Christ (A), Mount Canaan Church (B), Mount Ida Church (C), Mount Olive Church (D), Mount Zion Church (E), Mulberry Church (F), New Harmony Church (G), New Hope Church (H), Oak Grove Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oak Grove Cemetery (1), Hopewell Cemetery (2), Cauthens Cemetery (3), Black Rock Cemetery (4), Mitchell Cemetery (5), Rocky Mount Cemetery (6), Panola Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: The Beaver Pond (A), Limesink Pond (B), Byrds Pond (C), Bryans Pond (D), Russells Pond (E), Lake Bradleyton (F), Keelough Pond (G), Bozeman Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tater Creek (A), Tan Creek (B), Sucker Creek (C), Spears Branch (D), Sina Creek (E), Siloam Creek (F), Shinglepile Branch (G), Sawyer Branch (H), Sandy Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Pike County: Clay Jordan Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Appling County, Georgia , Dale County , Brown County, Texas , Russell County , Irion County, Texas , Rusk County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.3%
Alabama:

4.0%

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

Current college students: 3,315
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,431 (20.9% naturalized citizens)

Pike County:

4.3%
Whole state:

3.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,1392010 or later
  • 2372000 to 2009
  • 1141990 to 1999
  • 751980 to 1989
  • 431970 to 1979
  • 55Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.8%

Pike County marital status for males Pike County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,857
  • One, attached: 162
  • Two: 541
  • 3 or 4: 1,214
  • 5 to 9: 827
  • 10 to 19: 381
  • 20 to 49: 264
  • 50 or more: 136
  • Mobile homes: 3,868
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 37

Housing units in Pike County with a mortgage: 3,478 (90 second mortgage, 205 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,881

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

55.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Pike County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,09852
Black Protestant3,67519
Mainline Protestant2,44214
Other3253
Catholic2151
None16,144-
Pike 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: 8
Pike County:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Pike County:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

5.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Pike County:

12.2%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Pike County:

36.7%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.4%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Pike County:

Average size of farms: 306 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $107,100
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $188.66
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 91.06%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $91,956
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.59%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 6.95%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $49,582
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.99%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 14.22
Corn for grain: 3515 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 702 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 7086 harvested acres
Vegetables: 160 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 742 acres

Tornado activity:

Pike County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 4160143.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 30 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 1/25/1990, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 28 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pike County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 37% 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 91.3 miles away from Pike 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 135.4 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 187.7 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 187.7 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 246.7 miles away from Pike County center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 131.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Alabama Hurricane Sally, Incident Period: September 14, 2020 - September 16, 2020, FEMA Id: 4563, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, And Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 19, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4554-AL: July 10, 2020, FEMA Id: 4554, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • Alabama Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4503, Natural disaster type: Other
  • 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 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
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Pike County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Pike

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 14,180 (86.3%)
  • Carpooled: 1,461 (8.9%)
  • Bus: 38 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 203 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 228 (1.4%)
  • Worked at home: 301 (1.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

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


  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (39%)
  • India (16%)
  • Mexico (15%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • France (6%)
  • Turkey (4%)
  • Indonesia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Pike County


  • American (30%)
  • English (4%)
  • African (3%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

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

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

  • 1,069 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 77 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 45 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in halfway houses

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

  • 1,730 people in college/university student housing
  • 170 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 40 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 2 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,475.

5.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Alabama average:

5.95%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.70% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($20,870 average AGI)
1.86% relocated from other states ($13,201 average AGI)
Pike County:

1.86%
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 Coffee County, AL  0.67% ($31,623 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, AL  0.51% ($28,981)
from Crenshaw County, AL  0.36% ($30,568)
from Houston County, AL  0.33% ($21,500)
from Dale County, AL  0.27% ($30,607)


7.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,894 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
Alabama average:

5.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.81% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($23,485 average AGI)
2.29% relocated to other states ($10,408 average AGI)
Pike County:

2.29%
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 Montgomery County, AL  0.78% ($37,390 average AGI)
to Coffee County, AL  0.69% ($35,611)
to Dale County, AL  0.40% ($30,548)
to Crenshaw County, AL  0.38% ($24,750)
to Houston County, AL  0.38% ($32,125)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.26% ($25,296)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.8

Births per 1000 population in Pike County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Pike County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Pike County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Pike County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Pike County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Pike County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Pike County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Pike County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Pike County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,075 (3,762 aged, 1,313 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 481 (6%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (540)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (206)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (105)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (48)
  • Congestive heart failure (46)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (40)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (37)
  • Unspecified dementia (26)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (21)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 125.4. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 33,517
  • Male householders: 5,806 (2,100 living alone), Female householders: 5,979 (2,312 living alone)
  • 4,536 spouses (4,514 opposite-sex spouses), 450 unmarried partners, (406 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 10,134 children (9,621 natural, 197 adopted, 304 stepchildren), 1,243 grandchildren, 332 brothers or sisters, 387 parents, 7 foster children, 522 other relatives, 2,126 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,822

Size of family households: 3,376 2-persons, 1,511 3-persons, 921 4-persons, 491 5-persons, 89 6-persons, 81 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,410 1-person, 807 2-persons, 146 3-persons, 2 4-persons.

3,003 married couples with children.
2,358 single-parent households (303 men, 2,055 women).

93.7% of residents of Pike speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (31% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 54% speak English not well).
2.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (13% speak English very well, 47% speak English well, 40% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $324,885,000 ($11,052 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $118,294,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $78,588,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $66,128,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,642,000
Federal grants: $57,493,000
Federal procurement contracts: $105,183,000 ($104,269,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,851,000 ($8,187,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $56,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $18,225,000
Federal Government insurance: $5,408,000

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

Births: 2,240
Here:

76 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,668
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +271
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -867
Here -29 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Pike County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.42 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.7

Year house built in Pike County, Alabama
  • Year house built in Pike County, Alabama
  • 7802014 or later
  • 1,0082010 to 2013
  • 2,3782000 to 2009
  • 2,8891990 to 1999
  • 2,5991980 to 1989
  • 3,0831970 to 1979
  • 1,3511960 to 1969
  • 8541950 to 1959
  • 5801940 to 1949
  • 8401939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Pike County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Pike County, Alabama
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Pike County, Alabama
  • 221 room
  • 252 rooms
  • 2643 rooms
  • 7274 rooms
  • 1,4905 rooms
  • 1,5726 rooms
  • 1,2437 rooms
  • 1,0438 rooms
  • 9479+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pike County, Alabama
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pike County, Alabama
  • 961 room
  • 1562 rooms
  • 9463 rooms
  • 1,3634 rooms
  • 9655 rooms
  • 5566 rooms
  • 2817 rooms
  • 268 rooms
  • 609+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Pike County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Pike County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Pike County, Alabama
  • 49no bedroom
  • 811 bedroom
  • 1,0772 bedrooms
  • 4,1683 bedrooms
  • 1,6974 bedrooms
  • 2375+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pike County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pike County, Alabama
  • 97no bedroom
  • 1,0461 bedroom
  • 1,7932 bedrooms
  • 1,3073 bedrooms
  • 2304 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Pike County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Pike County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Pike County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 139no vehicle
  • 1,8741 vehicle
  • 2,9182 vehicles
  • 1,4803 vehicles
  • 5614 vehicles
  • 3755+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Pike County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Pike County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 684no vehicle
  • 2,5381 vehicle
  • 9382 vehicles
  • 2383 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles

84.2% of Pike 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, 68% lived in Alabama.

Pike County:

84.2%
State average:

86.3%

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

  • This state: 26,139
  • Other state: 5,784
  • Northeast: 643
  • Midwest: 863
  • South: 3,829
  • West: 449
Year householders moved into unit in Pike County, AL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Pike County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 72.1%Electricity
  • 17.8%Utility gas
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 88.8%Electricity
  • 8.2%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 393
Here:

14.0%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 148
Here:

12.1%
Alabama:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 103
Here:

1.9%
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

Pike County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $876,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,014,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $5,158,000
    Police Protection: $2,749,000
    Regular Highways: $2,381,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,740,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,995,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $745,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $525,000
    General Revenue - Other: $202,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $929,000
    Police Protection: $215,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,456,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $966,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,804,000
    Other: $999,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,424,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,027,000
    Other License: $239,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $128,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $45,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $15,000
    Tobacco Products Sales: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,951,000

Pike County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $876,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,014,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $5,158,000
    Police Protection: $2,749,000
    Regular Highways: $2,381,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,740,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,995,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $745,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $525,000
    General Revenue - Other: $202,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $929,000
    Police Protection: $215,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,456,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $966,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,804,000
    Other: $999,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,424,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,027,000
    Other License: $239,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $128,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $45,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $15,000
    Tobacco Products Sales: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,951,000

Pike County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $876,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,014,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $5,158,000
    Police Protection: $2,749,000
    Regular Highways: $2,381,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,740,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,995,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $745,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $525,000
    General Revenue - Other: $202,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $929,000
    Police Protection: $215,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,456,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $966,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,804,000
    Other: $999,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,424,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,027,000
    Other License: $239,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $128,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $45,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $15,000
    Tobacco Products Sales: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,951,000

Pike County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $876,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,014,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $5,158,000
    Police Protection: $2,749,000
    Regular Highways: $2,381,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,740,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,995,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $745,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $525,000
    General Revenue - Other: $202,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $929,000
    Police Protection: $215,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,456,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $966,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,804,000
    Other: $999,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,424,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,027,000
    Other License: $239,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $128,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $45,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $15,000
    Tobacco Products Sales: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,951,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,601
  • Number of aged recipients: 178
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,423
  • Number of recipients under 18: 266
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 938
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 397
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 658
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 695
Most common first names in Pike County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James34372.0 years
Mary27476.9 years
Willie25571.0 years
John24673.9 years
William21473.5 years
Annie16580.0 years
Robert12073.4 years
George9076.0 years
Mattie7979.4 years
Charles7671.5 years
Most common last names in Pike County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith15375.8 years
Jones12873.4 years
Johnson11574.7 years
Flowers11575.0 years
Williams10471.6 years
Davis9074.6 years
Green7377.2 years
Jackson7173.7 years
Wilson6673.9 years
Sanders6576.9 years
Businesses in Pike County, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3Marriott1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Motel 61
AutoZone1Nike3
Best Western1Nissan1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Popeyes1
Chevrolet1Quality1
Chick-Fil-A1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
Days Inn1Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza1SONIC Drive-In1
Econo Lodge1Sears1
FedEx3Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Subway3
GNC1Super 81
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Goodwill2True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hardee's2UPS2
Hilton1Verizon Wireless2
KFC1Waffle House2
Kincaid1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture2Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA1
Lowe's1