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Sumter County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2016: 13,345 (all rural); it was 14,798 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,718
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,180
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,129
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,731 (it was 1,579 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

30%

Land area: 905 sq. mi.

Water area: 8.4 sq. mi.

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sumter County: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (37.1%), Educational, health and social services (27.0%), Manufacturing (25.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 91%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 5%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Sumter County, Alabama:

  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (71.8%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (24.2%)
  • Asian alone (3.0%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years
Males: 6,160  (46.2%)
Females: 7,185  (53.8%)
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Sumter County,AL real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Sumter County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $21,112 ($18,911 in 1999)

This county:

$21,112
Alabama:

$46,257

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $390 (lower quartile is $175, upper quartile is $499)
This county:

$390
State:

$559


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $77,798 (it was $40,700 in 2000)
Sumter:

$77,798
Alabama:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $33,185 - $148,366

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $111,809
Here:

$111,809
State:

$193,465

Townhouses or other attached units: $186,405
Here:

$186,405
State:

$157,531

Mobile homes: $48,024
Here:

$48,024
State:

$55,650
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $915
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $298

Institutionalized population: 131
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $243,800
  • 2008: 44 buildings, average cost: $116,500
  • 2009: 32 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $366,700
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $405,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $306,700
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $306,700
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: $353 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $204 (0.3%)

Sumter County household income distribution in 2013 Sumter County home values distribution in 2013 Sumter County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 34.1%
Sumter County:

34.1%
Alabama:

17.1%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.2% for Black residents, 34.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 36.9 years old
(Males: 33.6 years old, Females: 39.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.0 years old, Black residents: 38.3 years old, American Indian residents: 27.3 years old, Asian residents: 21.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 19.7 years old, Other race residents: 20.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Sumter County is $372 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: Livingston, York, Panola-Geiger, Belmont, Bellamy, Cuba, Gainesville, Epes, Geiger, Panola.

Sumter 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: Bamberg County, South Carolina , Imperial County, California , East Carroll Parish, Louisiana , Hood County, Texas , Johnson County, Texas , Tarrant County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
Alabama:

5.9%

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

Current college students: 1,075
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 265 (6.5% naturalized citizens)

Sumter County:

2.0%
Whole state:

3.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Sumter County population
  • 3012010 or later
  • 362000 to 2009
  • 71990 to 1999
  • 211980 to 1989
  • 71970 to 1979
  • 21Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 68.7%

Sumter County marital status for males Sumter County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,647
  • One, attached: 21
  • Two: 189
  • 3 or 4: 165
  • 5 to 9: 171
  • 10 to 19: 180
  • 20 to 49: 166
  • 50 or more: 252
  • Mobile homes: 2,028
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7

Housing units in Sumter County with a mortgage: 1,286 (60 second mortgage, 22 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,962

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

56.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Sumter County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,66426
Black Protestant1,49911
Mainline Protestant76913
Catholic371
Other11
None8,793-
Sumter 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: 4
Sumter County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Sumter County:

13.50 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Sumter County:

16.0%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Sumter County:

40.0%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Sumter County:

Average size of farms: 399 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $29,451
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $56.39
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 93.95%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $28,890
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 7.92%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.41%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $31,530
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.49%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.98
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.27%
Corn for grain: 1711 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1095 harvested acres
Vegetables: 111 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 151 acres

Earthquake activity:

Sumter County-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% 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 80.8 miles away from Sumter 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 113.7 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 17.6 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 83.2 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 200.4 miles away from Sumter 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 244.8 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, 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 Katrina, Incident Period: August 28, 2005 to September 26, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3214: August 28, 2005, FEMA Id: 3214, 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 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: February 03, 1990 to February 16, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-856: February 17, 1990, FEMA Id: 856, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Sumter County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 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 (32%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

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


  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (81%)
  • Saudi Arabia (18%)
  • Thailand (3%)
  • Other Caribbean (2%)
  • England (1%)
  • Taiwan (1%)
  • Other South America (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Sumter County


  • American (16%)
  • English (1%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • European (0%)
  • German (0%)

Sumter County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,197 (84.7%)
  • Carpooled: 233 (6.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 19 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 77 (2.0%)
  • Walked: 152 (4.0%)
  • Worked at home: 97 (2.6%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 120 people in nursing homes
  • 108 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 25 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 549 people in college/university student housing
  • 131 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 38 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $34,890.

4.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,599 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.30%
Alabama average:

6.02%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.45% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($14,102 average AGI)
1.85% relocated from other states ($13,492 average AGI)
Sumter County:

1.85%
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  0.61% ($21,360 average AGI)
from Lauderdale County, MS  0.36% ($45,333)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.32% ($17,846)
from Choctaw County, AL  0.27% ($46,545)


6.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,933 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
Alabama average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.62% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($16,627 average AGI)
2.38% relocated to other states ($12,306 average AGI)
Sumter County:

2.38%
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  0.98% ($23,415 average AGI)
to Lauderdale County, MS  0.79% ($28,152)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.52% ($21,364)
to Marengo County, AL  0.45% ($29,684)
to Montgomery County, AL  0.26% ($34,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6

Births per 1000 population in Sumter County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Sumter County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 15.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 24.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Sumter County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Sumter County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Sumter County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sumter County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sumter County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sumter County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Sumter County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,684 (1,859 aged, 825 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 205 (6%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (184)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (167)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (142)
  • Congestive heart failure (115)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (102)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (56)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (55)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (50)
  • Other lack of expected normal physiological development (48)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (47)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 24%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,345
  • In family households: 9,813 (1,045 male householders, 1,597 female householders)
    1,397 spouses, 4,054 children (3,860 natural, 132 adopted, 73 stepchildren), 899 grandchildren, 201 brothers or sisters, 213 parents, 288 other relatives, 198 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,700 (888 male householders (817 living alone)), 1,397 female householders (1,304 living alone)), 413 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 860

Size of family households: 1,426 2-persons, 610 3-persons, 358 4-persons, 135 5-persons, 59 6-persons, 40 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,125 1-person, 146 2-persons, 21 4-persons.

736 married couples with children.
1,245 single-parent households (87 men, 1,158 women).

96.7% of residents of Sumter speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (78% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
2.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (24% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 39% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (30% speak English very well, 70% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $119,433,000 ($8,446 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $9,438,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $38,349,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $26,241,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,689,000
Federal grants: $42,103,000
Federal procurement contracts: $649,000 ($17,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $10,401,000 ($8,059,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $469,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,609,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,928,000

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

Births: 1,047
Here:

76 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 765
Here:

55 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: -1,218
Here -88 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Sumter County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.49 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.7

Year house built in Sumter County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Sumter County population
  • 372014 or later
  • 1352010 to 2013
  • 7872000 to 2009
  • 1,1451990 to 1999
  • 1,2721980 to 1989
  • 1,5911970 to 1979
  • 7901960 to 1969
  • 4521950 to 1959
  • 2551940 to 1949
  • 2791939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Sumter County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sumter County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Sumter County population
  • 01 room
  • 772 rooms
  • 363 rooms
  • 2914 rooms
  • 9765 rooms
  • 6926 rooms
  • 5847 rooms
  • 3138 rooms
  • 2689+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sumter County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Sumter County population
  • 251 room
  • 702 rooms
  • 3163 rooms
  • 6394 rooms
  • 2015 rooms
  • 2076 rooms
  • 717 rooms
  • 1008 rooms
  • 279+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Sumter County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Sumter County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Sumter County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 911 bedroom
  • 3692 bedrooms
  • 1,9603 bedrooms
  • 7314 bedrooms
  • 825+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sumter County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Sumter County population
  • 25no bedroom
  • 3231 bedroom
  • 6542 bedrooms
  • 4243 bedrooms
  • 2244 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Sumter County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Sumter County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Sumter County population
  • 308no vehicle
  • 1,2251 vehicle
  • 1,0172 vehicles
  • 4903 vehicles
  • 1094 vehicles
  • 735+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Sumter County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Sumter County population
  • 476no vehicle
  • 6981 vehicle
  • 3762 vehicles
  • 363 vehicles
  • 634 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

93.9% of Sumter County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 25% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 80% lived in Alabama.

Sumter County:

93.9%
State average:

86.1%

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

  • This state: 9,631
  • Other state: 3,408
  • Northeast: 291
  • Midwest: 535
  • South: 2,306
  • West: 261
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sumter County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 66.3%Electricity
  • 21.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.0%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 75.5%Electricity
  • 10.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.6%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 2.5%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 166
Here:

15.0%
Alabama:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 52
Here:

7.0%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 46
Here:

2.7%
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

Sumter County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,476,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,210,000
    Police Protection: $816,000
    Correctional Institutions: $777,000
    Financial Administration: $709,000
    Solid Waste Management: $397,000
    Central Staff Services: $362,000
    General Public Buildings: $253,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $213,000
    Health - Other: $203,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $168,000
    Sewerage: $27,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $25,000
    General - Other: $4,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $170,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,093,000
    Solid Waste Management: $149,000
    Police Protection: $108,000
    Correctional Institutions: $41,000
    General Public Building: $33,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,531,000

Sumter County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $309,000
    Sewerage: $17,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $156,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,351,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $298,000
    Interest Earnings: $220,000
    Rents: $29,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,160,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,077,000
    Public Welfare: $104,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,204,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $847,000
    Other Selective Sales: $758,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $116,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $115,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $99,000
    Tobacco Products Sales: $25,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $6,000

Sumter County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,257,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,182,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $75,000

Sumter County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,412,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $78,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,295
  • Number of aged recipients: 197
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,098
  • Number of recipients under 18: 206
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 721
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 368
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 497
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 577
Sumter County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Sumter County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Sumter County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary12280.2 years
James9471.8 years
William8976.5 years
John8173.8 years
Willie8071.3 years
Annie7678.1 years
Robert7672.1 years
Henry4976.6 years
George4474.6 years
Mattie3878.9 years
Most common last names in Sumter County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams7176.7 years
Brown6573.3 years
Jones5872.7 years
Johnson5678.7 years
Smith4475.4 years
Walker4376.0 years
Jackson3979.0 years
Harris3767.6 years
Moore3573.8 years
Bell3572.5 years
Businesses in Sumter County, AL
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Nike1
Church's Chicken1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block2Subway1
Hardee's1

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