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Talladega County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2017: 80,065 (44% urban, 56% rural); it was 80,321 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 13,258
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 9,903
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 23,423
Renter-occupied apartments: 8,729 (it was 7,251 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

30%

Land area: 740 sq. mi.

Water area: 20.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 108 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Talladega County: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (20.9%), Educational, health and social services (17.4%), Wholesale trade (12.4%), Retail trade (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 21%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Talladega County, AL (2017)
    • 50,94963.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 26,43732.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,8232.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,2911.6%Two or more races
    • 4700.6%Asian alone
    • 2310.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 780.10%Some other race alone
    • 210.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

40.3 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years
Males: 39,033  (48.8%)
Females: 41,032  (51.2%)
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Average household size:
Talladega County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,731 ($31,628 in 1999)
This county:

$39,731
Alabama:

$48,123

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $388 (lower quartile is $228, upper quartile is $536)
This county:

$388
State:

$565


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $103,200 (it was $62,000 in 2000)
Talladega:

$103,200
Alabama:

$141,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,900 - $174,100

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $157,888
Here:

$157,888
State:

$197,224

Townhouses or other attached units: $136,602
Here:

$136,602
State:

$203,496

Mobile homes: $99,326
Here:

$99,326
State:

$74,580

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $77,833
Here:

$77,833
State:

$90,599

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $899
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $328

Institutionalized population: 2,791

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 6
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 55
  • Burglaries: 165
  • Thefts: 383
  • Auto thefts: 49
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 57 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 1998: 54 buildings, average cost: $96,400
  • 1999: 78 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2000: 77 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 2001: 73 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2002: 75 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2003: 79 buildings, average cost: $105,200
  • 2004: 117 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2005: 186 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2006: 219 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2007: 217 buildings, average cost: $121,300
  • 2008: 215 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 2009: 42 buildings, average cost: $229,900
  • 2010: 29 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2011: 24 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 2012: 23 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2013: 25 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2014: 21 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2015: 24 buildings, average cost: $147,900
  • 2016: 30 buildings, average cost: $175,400
  • 2017: 35 buildings, average cost: $169,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Talladega, AL residents
Average permit cost in Talladega, AL
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $489 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $257 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Talladega, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Talladega, AL in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Talladega, AL in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.9%
Talladega County:

17.9%
Alabama:

16.9%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.2% for Black residents, 33.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.8% for American Indian residents, 17.4% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 51.8% for other race residents, 38.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 40.3 years old
(Males: 38.6 years old, Females: 42.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.8 years old, Black residents: 35.7 years old, American Indian residents: 60.2 years old, Asian residents: 60.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.8 years old, Other race residents: 23.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Talladega County is $369 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $442 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $596 a month.

Cities in this county include: Talladega, Sylacauga, Childersburg, Sycamore-Winterboro, Lincoln, Renfroe-Lanier, Munford, Mignon, Fayetteville, Oak Grove.

Talladega County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Montgomery County, Mississippi , Pickens County , Haralson County, Georgia , Winston County, Mississippi , Newton County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Alabama:

3.8%

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

Current college students: 2,625
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,455 (15.0% naturalized citizens)

Talladega County:

1.8%
Whole state:

3.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4282010 or later
  • 3412000 to 2009
  • 3871990 to 1999
  • 1461980 to 1989
  • 981970 to 1979
  • 111Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 65.4%

Talladega County marital status for males Talladega County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 24,474
  • One, attached: 248
  • Two: 1,827
  • 3 or 4: 967
  • 5 to 9: 1,450
  • 10 to 19: 754
  • 20 to 49: 80
  • 50 or more: 150
  • Mobile homes: 7,831

Housing units in Talladega County with a mortgage: 10,549 (163 second mortgage, 401 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 11,115

Here:

47.6% with mortgage
State:

56.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Talladega County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant33,499139
Mainline Protestant4,53837
Black Protestant3,64525
Catholic1,7694
Other5544
None38,286-
Talladega 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
Talladega County:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
This county:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Talladega County:

8.73 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 40
This county:

4.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Talladega County:

12.8%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Talladega County:

32.8%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

6.9%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Talladega County:

Average size of farms: 187 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $45,719
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $180.38
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.43%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 79.93%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $42,485
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 27.13%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 4.12%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $50,981
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.95%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.26
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.55%
Corn for grain: 6528 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2708 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 3499 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 5117 harvested acres
Vegetables: 16 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 115 acres

Earthquake activity:

Talladega 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 62.2 miles away from Talladega 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 84.0 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 168.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 98.8 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 113.3 miles away from Talladega County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 215.4 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, 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 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, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: May 05, 2003 to May 30, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1466: May 12, 2003, FEMA Id: 1466, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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
  • Alabama Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: November 24, 2001 to November 25, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1399: December 07, 2001, FEMA Id: 1399, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 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
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Talladega County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Talladega

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 27,242 (84.9%)
  • Carpooled: 2,888 (9.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 159 (0.5%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 56 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 262 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 31 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 566 (1.8%)
  • Worked at home: 878 (2.7%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (26%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (12%)
  • Guatemala (11%)
  • India (7%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • El Salvador (5%)
  • Canada (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Talladega County


  • American (46%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • English (3%)
  • German (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

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

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

  • 1,373 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 743 people in state prisons
  • 425 people in nursing homes
  • 347 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 226 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 206 people in institutions for the deaf
  • 139 people in institutions for the blind
  • 87 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 55 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 40 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 39 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in other group homes

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

  • 1,214 people in federal prisons
  • 546 people in state prisons
  • 450 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 320 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 232 people in college/university student housing
  • 229 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 90 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 32 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 20 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,071.

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Alabama average:

5.95%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.34% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($30,692 average AGI)
1.36% relocated from other states ($9,380 average AGI)
Talladega County:

1.36%
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 Calhoun County, AL  1.33% ($40,186 average AGI)
from St. Clair County, AL  0.59% ($40,560)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.47% ($44,039)
from Shelby County, AL  0.41% ($50,625)
from Coosa County, AL  0.34% ($36,435)
from Clay County, AL  0.18% ($38,380)
from Tallapoosa County, AL  0.14% ($29,821)


6.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Alabama average:

5.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.63% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($41,530 average AGI)
1.42% relocated to other states ($8,818 average AGI)
Talladega County:

1.42%
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 Calhoun County, AL  1.41% ($36,956 average AGI)
to St. Clair County, AL  0.64% ($35,126)
to Shelby County, AL  0.51% ($69,942)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.49% ($29,833)
to Coosa County, AL  0.23% ($32,603)
to Tallapoosa County, AL  0.13% ($28,917)
to Etowah County, AL  0.13% ($34,194)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.9

Births per 1000 population in Talladega County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Talladega County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Talladega County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 3.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Talladega County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Talladega County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Talladega County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Talladega County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Talladega County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Talladega County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 15,515 (10,327 aged, 5,188 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,060 (5%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (941)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (916)
  • Congestive heart failure (824)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (749)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (729)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (589)
  • Unspecified dementia (551)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (434)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (414)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (325)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 92.8. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 78.5
  • Other - 14.3

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 123.1. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 89.2
  • Other - 33.9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 80,065
  • In family households: 62,572 (8,538 male householders, 11,825 female householders)
    13,198 spouses, 20,137 children (18,554 natural, 646 adopted, 937 stepchildren), 4,752 grandchildren, 366 brothers or sisters, 834 parents, 1,372 other relatives, 1,550 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 13,807 (6,239 male householders (5,269 living alone)), 5,157 female householders (4,353 living alone)), 2,411 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,686

Size of family households: 10,297 2-persons, 3,905 3-persons, 3,543 4-persons, 1,710 5-persons, 754 6-persons, 154 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,622 1-person, 1,748 2-persons, 26 3-persons.

7,450 married couples with children.
5,823 single-parent households (1,078 men, 4,745 women).

97.4% of residents of Talladega speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (78% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (30% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 36% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $529,102,000 ($6,591 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $35,711,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $239,066,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $124,412,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,156,000
Federal grants: $101,897,000
Federal procurement contracts: $29,018,000 ($21,789,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $30,553,000 ($3,156,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,247,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $34,353,000
Federal Government insurance: $48,834,000

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

Births: 5,619
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,717
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +113
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -799
Here -10 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Talladega County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 15.46 millions of gallons per day (46% from ground, 54% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.7

Year house built in Talladega County, Alabama
  • Year house built in Talladega County, Alabama
  • 5602014 or later
  • 5472010 to 2013
  • 4,5542000 to 2009
  • 6,4121990 to 1999
  • 7,3541980 to 1989
  • 6,5961970 to 1979
  • 4,4211960 to 1969
  • 3,2411950 to 1959
  • 2,1331940 to 1949
  • 1,9631939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Talladega County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Talladega County, Alabama
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Talladega County, Alabama
  • 1041 room
  • 1102 rooms
  • 2153 rooms
  • 2,0344 rooms
  • 5,1695 rooms
  • 5,1056 rooms
  • 3,4507 rooms
  • 2,7568 rooms
  • 2,7219+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Talladega County, Alabama
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Talladega County, Alabama
  • 3581 room
  • 1502 rooms
  • 4733 rooms
  • 3,2264 rooms
  • 2,3465 rooms
  • 2,1106 rooms
  • 1,2337 rooms
  • 1328 rooms
  • 679+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Talladega County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Talladega County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Talladega County, Alabama
  • 119no bedroom
  • 3481 bedroom
  • 3,5372 bedrooms
  • 13,3793 bedrooms
  • 3,5894 bedrooms
  • 6925+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Talladega County, Alabama
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Talladega County, Alabama
  • 358no bedroom
  • 1,1431 bedroom
  • 3,8722 bedrooms
  • 4,3103 bedrooms
  • 3534 bedrooms
  • 595+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Talladega County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Talladega County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Talladega County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 468no vehicle
  • 4,6601 vehicle
  • 8,2452 vehicles
  • 5,6993 vehicles
  • 1,4814 vehicles
  • 1,1115+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Talladega County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Talladega County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,396no vehicle
  • 5,5971 vehicle
  • 2,3132 vehicles
  • 6163 vehicles
  • 1734 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.4% of Talladega County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in Alabama.

Talladega County:

87.4%
State average:

86.3%

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

  • This state: 66,386
  • Other state: 11,941
  • Northeast: 1,542
  • Midwest: 1,540
  • South: 8,167
  • West: 692
Year householders moved into unit in Talladega County, AL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Talladega County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 62.4%Electricity
  • 23.0%Utility gas
  • 12.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 73.9%Electricity
  • 20.6%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.1%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 631
Here:

7.5%
Alabama:

10.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 353
Here:

7.6%
Alabama:

11.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 392
Here:

12.4%
Alabama:

12.0%

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

Talladega County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $5,172,000
    Regular Highways: $648,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,356,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,671,000
    Regular Highways: $3,922,000
    Financial Administration: $3,412,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,431,000
    General - Other: $2,077,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,340,000
    Water Utilities: $838,000
    Central Staff Services: $792,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $548,000
    Solid Waste Management: $345,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $339,000
    Health - Other: $311,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,013,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $161,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,783,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,077,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,607,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,735,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $178,000
    Financial Administration: $25,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $27,021,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $887,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $616,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,031,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,405,000
    Other: $832,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,308,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,257,000
    Other: $854,000
    Other License: $604,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $17,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,965,000

Talladega County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $5,172,000
    Regular Highways: $648,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,356,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,671,000
    Regular Highways: $3,922,000
    Financial Administration: $3,412,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,431,000
    General - Other: $2,077,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,340,000
    Water Utilities: $838,000
    Central Staff Services: $792,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $548,000
    Solid Waste Management: $345,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $339,000
    Health - Other: $311,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,013,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $161,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,783,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,077,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,607,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,735,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $178,000
    Financial Administration: $25,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $27,021,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $887,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $616,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,031,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,405,000
    Other: $832,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,308,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,257,000
    Other: $854,000
    Other License: $604,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $17,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,965,000

Talladega County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $5,172,000
    Regular Highways: $648,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,356,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,671,000
    Regular Highways: $3,922,000
    Financial Administration: $3,412,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,431,000
    General - Other: $2,077,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,340,000
    Water Utilities: $838,000
    Central Staff Services: $792,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $548,000
    Solid Waste Management: $345,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $339,000
    Health - Other: $311,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,013,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $161,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,783,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,077,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,607,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,735,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $178,000
    Financial Administration: $25,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $27,021,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $887,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $616,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,031,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,405,000
    Other: $832,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,308,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,257,000
    Other: $854,000
    Other License: $604,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $17,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,965,000

Talladega County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $5,172,000
    Regular Highways: $648,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,356,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,671,000
    Regular Highways: $3,922,000
    Financial Administration: $3,412,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,431,000
    General - Other: $2,077,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,340,000
    Water Utilities: $838,000
    Central Staff Services: $792,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $548,000
    Solid Waste Management: $345,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $339,000
    Health - Other: $311,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,013,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $161,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,783,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,077,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,607,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,735,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $178,000
    Financial Administration: $25,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $27,021,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $887,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $616,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,031,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,405,000
    Other: $832,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,308,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,257,000
    Other: $854,000
    Other License: $604,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $17,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,965,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 4,028
  • Number of aged recipients: 274
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 3,754
  • Number of recipients under 18: 593
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 2,727
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 708
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,576
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,866
Most common first names in Talladega County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James74870.2 years
John62172.7 years
Mary59176.2 years
William57972.6 years
Robert36671.7 years
Willie34972.3 years
Annie28578.3 years
George25874.4 years
Charles24268.4 years
Thomas19870.7 years
Most common last names in Talladega County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith35171.4 years
Jones24274.6 years
Williams23171.7 years
Brown17873.2 years
Johnson16072.2 years
Davis16072.7 years
Wilson15871.1 years
Morris14172.7 years
Taylor12872.3 years
Thomas12571.6 years
Businesses in Talladega County, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture2
Advance Auto Parts2Little Caesars Pizza2
Arby's2McDonald's3
AutoZone2Nike7
Bath & Body Works1Nissan1
Burger King3Pizza Hut1
CVS2Popeyes1
Church's Chicken1RadioShack1
Comfort Inn1Rite Aid3
Curves1SONIC Drive-In2
Dairy Queen2Sears1
Days Inn1Sprint Nextel2
Domino's Pizza3Subway6
FedEx4Super 82
Ford1T-Mobile1
GNC2Taco Bell2
GameStop1Toyota1
H&R Block3U-Haul5
Hardee's1UPS9
Holiday Inn2Waffle House1
Home Depot1Walgreens2
Honda1Walmart2
Jones New York1YMCA1
KFC3

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  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"