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(Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,378 (all nonfarm))

Blue Ridge,AL index of house prices


Houses: 496 (496 occupied: 472 owner occupied, 24 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

5%
State:

3%

Housing density: 63 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $144,525.


Median contract rent in 2009: $419 (lower quartile is $438, upper quartile is $463)


Median gross rent in Blue Ridge, AL in 2009: $681


Housing units in Blue Ridge with a mortgage: 284 (8 second mortgage, 72 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 126


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $89,732


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $75,909


Median monthly housing costs: $1,143





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Blue Ridge, Alabama Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $220,575 (it was $174,200 in 2000)
Blue Ridge:

$220,575
Alabama:

$119,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $166,053 - $274,711

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $380,240
Here:

$380,240
State:

$173,288

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,378
  • In family households: 1,323 (393 male householders, 35 female householders)
    420 spouses, 413 children (385 natural, 12 adopted, 16 stepchildren), 32 grandchildren, 8 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 15 other relatives, 7 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 55 (24 male householders (24 living alone)), 31 female householders (31 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 210 2-persons, 89 3-persons, 64 4-persons, 38 5-persons, 15 6-persons, 12 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 55 1-person.

247 married couples with children.
28 single-parent households (9 men, 19 women).

97.5% of residents of Blue Ridge speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 15 (1.1%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

7.4
State:

4.3

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Blue Ridge, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 0
  • 5 rooms: 33
  • 6 rooms: 77
  • 7 rooms: 174
  • 8 rooms: 93
  • 9 or more rooms: 95
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 0
  • 5 rooms: 0
  • 6 rooms: 0
  • 7 rooms: 13
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 11
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Blue Ridge, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 16
  • 3 bedrooms: 262
  • 4 bedrooms: 188
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 0
  • 3 bedrooms: 13
  • 4 bedrooms: 11
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Blue Ridge, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 49
  • 2 vehicles: 229
  • 3 vehicles: 165
  • 4 vehicles: 29
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 0
  • 2 vehicles: 0
  • 3 vehicles: 11
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 9
  • 2000 to 2004: 48
  • 1990 to 1999: 25
  • 1980 to 1989: 104
  • 1970 to 1979: 124
  • 1960 to 1969: 99
  • 1950 to 1959: 10
  • 1940 to 1949: 0
  • 1939 or earlier: 0

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Blue Ridge, AL house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Blue Ridge, AL:

  • Less than $10,000: 5
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 3
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 0
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 0
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 0
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 0
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 0
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 6
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 3
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 1
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 4
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 2
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 0
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 29
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 26
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 33
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 89
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 91
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 94
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 43
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 33
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 6
  • $1,000,000 or more: 4
 


Blue Ridge rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Blue Ridge:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 0
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 0
  • $500 to $549: 0
  • $550 to $599: 0
  • $600 to $649: 0
  • $650 to $699: 0
  • $700 to $749: 0
  • $750 to $799: 0
  • $800 to $899: 0
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 0
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 12
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 15
  • 1965 to 1969: 0


Blue Ridge, AL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 22.4%
Number of people working at home: 10 (1.4% of all workers)


Blue Ridge commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 0
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 0
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 125
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 132
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 167
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 40
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 160
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 7
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 45
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 0
  • 90 or more minutes: 7
 


Blue Ridge mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 578 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 98 (14%)
  • Other means: 7 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 10 (1%)
 


Blue Ridge, AL household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 8
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 7
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 0
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 9
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 41
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 7
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 6
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 19
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 0
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 62
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 95
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 86
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 57
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 43
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 7
  • $200,000 or more: 36
 

First ancestries reported:

 English: 332
 United States or American: 219
 Irish: 133
 Other groups: 102
 Scotch-Irish: 73
 French (except Basque): 64
 Scottish: 47
 Swedish: 27
 Armenian: 26
 Polish: 24
 Italian: 18
 German: 18
 European: 9
 Austrian: 9
 Pennsylvania German: 9
 Canadian: 8
 Czechoslovakian: 7


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



  • Canada (53%)
  • United Kingdom (47%)


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

  • This state: 871
  • Northeast: 101
  • Midwest: 111
  • South: 196
  • West: 84

62% of Blue Ridge residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Alabama.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 10
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 70
  • Less than 1 year of college: 35
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 69
  • Associate degree: 40
  • Bachelor's degree: 133
  • Master's degree: 63
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 26

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 8
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 112
  • Less than 1 year of college: 29
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 132
  • Associate degree: 37
  • Bachelor's degree: 105
  • Master's degree: 65
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 1.9%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.5%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $89,805
  • Black householders: $32,203
Blue Ridge household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Blue Ridge household income for Black householders

Blue Ridge marital status for males
Blue Ridge marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $212,344

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 481
  • Mobile homes: 15

Median worth of mobile homes: $11,110


House/condo owner moved in on average 17 years ago


Renter moved in on average 2010 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Blue Ridge:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Blue Ridge
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (53.2%)
  • Utility gas (45.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • Electricity (54.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (45.8%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 51
Here:

33.3%
Alabama:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 17
Here:

23.0%
Alabama:

10.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

77.8%
Alabama:

14.1%

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 (Noninst.)


 

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