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Alexander City, AL (Alabama) Houses and Residents

Alexander City,AL index of house prices

Total population: 14,849 (Urban population: 8,457 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 6,496 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 6,389 (5,772 occupied: 3,271 owner occupied, 2,507 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

43%
State:

32%

Housing density: 165 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $53,365.

Median contract rent in 2016: $261 (lower quartile is $162, upper quartile is $328)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $441


Median gross rent in Alexander City, AL in 2016: $345

Housing units in Alexander City with a mortgage: 1,810 (35 second mortgage, 100 home equity loan, 29 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,463

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $52,832

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $33,789

Median monthly housing costs: $595


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Alexander City, Alabama Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $125,723 (it was $70,800 in 2000)
Alexander City:

$125,723
Alabama:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,846 - $185,317

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $162,003
Here:

$162,003
State:

$193,465

Townhouses or other attached units: $104,223
Here:

$104,223
State:

$157,531

Mobile homes: $40,163
Here:

$40,163
State:

$55,650
Median year house/condo built: 1974

Median year apartment built: 1977

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,887
  • In family households: 12,555 (1,754 male householders, 2,261 female householders)
    2,336 spouses, 4,902 children (4,595 natural, 18 adopted, 271 stepchildren), 585 grandchildren, 77 brothers or sisters, 214 parents, 180 other relatives, 266 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,992 (807 male householders (689 living alone)), 951 female householders (922 living alone)), 237 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 321

Size of family households: 1,962 2-persons, 1,096 3-persons, 612 4-persons, 276 5-persons, 20 6-persons, 27 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,612 1-person, 155 2-persons.

1,365 married couples with children.
1,920 single-parent households (406 men, 1,514 women).

96.5% of residents of Alexander City speak English at home.
3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 20% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 501 (3.4%)
(40.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.7

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Alexander City, Alabama:

  • 21no bedroom
  • 261 bedroom
  • 7512 bedrooms
  • 1,8823 bedrooms
  • 3854 bedrooms
  • 1765+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Alexander City population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alexander City, Alabama:

  • 563no bedroom
  • 2261 bedroom
  • 6822 bedrooms
  • 8833 bedrooms
  • 1034 bedrooms
  • 215+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Alexander City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Alexander City in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 130no vehicle
  • 9141 vehicle
  • 1,3872 vehicles
  • 6213 vehicles
  • 1484 vehicles
  • 615+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Alexander City population

Cars and other vehicles available in Alexander City in renter-occupied apartments

  • 368no vehicle
  • 1,1591 vehicle
  • 7822 vehicles
  • 1083 vehicles
  • 984 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Alexander City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Alexander City, Alabama:

  • 01 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 253 rooms
  • 2354 rooms
  • 7915 rooms
  • 9456 rooms
  • 4167 rooms
  • 3298 rooms
  • 5219+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Alexander City population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alexander City, Alabama:

  • 5721 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 2453 rooms
  • 6094 rooms
  • 5665 rooms
  • 3256 rooms
  • 537 rooms
  • 678 rooms
  • 489+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Alexander City population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Alexander City, AL household income distribution

  • Alexander City, AL household income distribution
  • 724Less than $10,000
  • 467$10,000 to $14,999
  • 636$15,000 to $19,999
  • 530$20,000 to $24,999
  • 384$25,000 to $29,999
  • 370$30,000 to $34,999
  • 302$35,000 to $39,999
  • 279$40,000 to $44,999
  • 181$45,000 to $49,999
  • 403$50,000 to $59,999
  • 369$60,000 to $74,999
  • 529$75,000 to $99,999
  • 183$100,000 to $124,999
  • 116$125,000 to $149,999
  • 111$150,000 to $199,999
  • 76$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Alexander City, AL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Alexander City, AL
  • 12Less than $10,000
  • 93$10,000 to $14,999
  • 7$20,000 to $24,999
  • 11$25,000 to $29,999
  • 39$30,000 to $34,999
  • 34$35,000 to $39,999
  • 202$40,000 to $49,999
  • 221$50,000 to $59,999
  • 173$60,000 to $69,999
  • 335$70,000 to $79,999
  • 242$80,000 to $89,999
  • 106$90,000 to $99,999
  • 490$100,000 to $124,999
  • 228$125,000 to $149,999
  • 226$150,000 to $174,999
  • 108$175,000 to $199,999
  • 245$200,000 to $249,999
  • 154$250,000 to $299,999
  • 102$300,000 to $399,999
  • 101$400,000 to $499,999
  • 64$500,000 to $749,999
  • 55$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Alexander City, AL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Alexander City, AL
  • 36Less than $100
  • 77$100 to $149
  • 44$150 to $199
  • 79$200 to $249
  • 162$250 to $299
  • 325$300 to $349
  • 479$350 to $399
  • 334$400 to $449
  • 132$450 to $499
  • 108$500 to $549
  • 41$550 to $599
  • 39$600 to $649
  • 37$650 to $699
  • 86$700 to $749
  • 236No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1132010 or later
  • 3522000 to 2009
  • 411990 to 1999
  • 191980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 20Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Alexander City population
Alexander City commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 190
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 915
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,163
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,094
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 373
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 123
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 496
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 54
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 45
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 193
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 259
  • 90 or more minutes: 60
Alexander City, AL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 81.1%
Number of people working at home: 193 (3.7% of all workers)

Alexander City mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 7,063 (88%)
  • Carpooled: 687 (9%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0%)
  • Walked: 12 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 193 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 1,290
 Irish: 498
 English: 415
 German: 210
 European: 121
 Scotch-Irish: 114
 Scottish: 114
 Italian: 60
 African: 51
 British: 18
 Polish: 17
 Ukrainian: 15
 Dutch: 14
 French (except Basque): 11
 Welsh: 11
 French Canadian: 4
 Swedish: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 76%Mexico
  • 12%Philippines
  • 5%Guatemala
  • 2%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark

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

  • This state: 12,736
  • Other state: 1,537
  • Northeast: 195
  • Midwest: 340
  • South: 862
  • West: 140

86% of Alexander City residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Alabama.

Alexander City:

85.8%
State average:

86.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 63
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 64
  • 5th and 6th grade: 58
  • 7th and 8th grade: 152
  • 9th grade: 200
  • 10th grade: 182
  • 11th grade: 207
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 142
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,481
  • Less than 1 year of college: 215
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 692
  • Associate degree: 374
  • Bachelor's degree: 498
  • Master's degree: 153
  • Professional school degree: 50
  • Doctorate degree: 30

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 74
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 12
  • 5th and 6th grade: 64
  • 7th and 8th grade: 216
  • 9th grade: 166
  • 10th grade: 160
  • 11th grade: 189
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 68
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,723
  • Less than 1 year of college: 302
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 877
  • Associate degree: 532
  • Bachelor's degree: 590
  • Master's degree: 196
  • Professional school degree: 37
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 9.6%Males
  • 4.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 10.1%Males
  • 8.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 51.1%Males
Alexander City marital status for males
Alexander City marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,613
  • One, attached: 56
  • Two: 385
  • 3 or 4: 401
  • 5 to 9: 327
  • 10 to 19: 118
  • 20 to 49: 51
  • 50 or more: 74
  • Mobile homes: 359
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 10

Median worth of mobile homes: $52,750

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 3.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.8%

House/condo owner moved in on average 19 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Alexander City:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Alexander City
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (65.5%)
  • Utility gas (28.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.2%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.5%)
  • Electricity (71.4%)
  • Utility gas (20.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 84
Here:

4.6%
Alabama:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 10
Here:

1.4%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 38
Here:

10.2%
Alabama:

14.3%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)