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Centre, AL (Alabama) Houses and Residents

Centre,AL index of house prices

Total population: 3,595 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 3,203 (13 farm, 3,190 nonfarm))

Houses: 1,975 (1,626 occupied: 1,057 owner occupied, 569 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

35%
State:

32%

Housing density: 180 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $171,119.

Median contract rent in 2016: $189 (lower quartile is $108, upper quartile is $255)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $273


Median gross rent in Centre, AL in 2016: $324

Housing units in Centre with a mortgage: 540 (18 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 519

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $48,326

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $36,901

Median monthly housing costs: $522


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Centre, Alabama Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $102,176 (it was $69,400 in 2000)
Centre:

$102,176
Alabama:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,220 - $185,352
Median year house/condo built: 1977

Median year apartment built: 1970

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,589
  • In family households: 2,556 (552 male householders, 382 female householders)
    683 spouses, 602 children (531 natural, 44 adopted, 28 stepchildren), 118 grandchildren, 64 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 64 other relatives, 71 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 698 (269 male householders (274 living alone)), 425 female householders (413 living alone)), 7 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 342

Size of family households: 519 2-persons, 239 3-persons, 82 4-persons, 82 5-persons, 12 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 688 1-person, 12 2-persons.

257 married couples with children.
163 single-parent households (0 men, 163 women).

99.4% of residents of Centre speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 24 (0.7%)
(0.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

4.7

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Centre, Alabama:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1062 bedrooms
  • 6423 bedrooms
  • 2564 bedrooms
  • 545+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Centre population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Centre, Alabama:

  • 29no bedroom
  • 1821 bedroom
  • 2022 bedrooms
  • 953 bedrooms
  • 584 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Centre population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 8no vehicle
  • 2971 vehicle
  • 4392 vehicles
  • 1863 vehicles
  • 1194 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Centre population

Cars and other vehicles available in Centre in renter-occupied apartments

  • 116no vehicle
  • 3091 vehicle
  • 1162 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 304 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Centre population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Centre, Alabama:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 263 rooms
  • 824 rooms
  • 1585 rooms
  • 3376 rooms
  • 1357 rooms
  • 1078 rooms
  • 2149+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Centre population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Centre, Alabama:

  • 291 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 1623 rooms
  • 1744 rooms
  • 465 rooms
  • 976 rooms
  • 377 rooms
  • 58 rooms
  • 79+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Centre population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

  • Centre, AL household income distribution

  • Centre, AL household income distribution
  • 148Less than $10,000
  • 193$10,000 to $14,999
  • 111$15,000 to $19,999
  • 109$20,000 to $24,999
  • 162$25,000 to $29,999
  • 117$30,000 to $34,999
  • 148$35,000 to $39,999
  • 18$40,000 to $44,999
  • 34$45,000 to $49,999
  • 151$50,000 to $59,999
  • 83$60,000 to $74,999
  • 139$75,000 to $99,999
  • 113$100,000 to $124,999
  • 33$125,000 to $149,999
  • 23$150,000 to $199,999
  • 20$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Centre, AL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Centre, AL
  • 9Less than $10,000
  • 63$15,000 to $19,999
  • 9$30,000 to $34,999
  • 9$35,000 to $39,999
  • 13$40,000 to $49,999
  • 26$50,000 to $59,999
  • 124$60,000 to $69,999
  • 57$70,000 to $79,999
  • 72$80,000 to $89,999
  • 149$90,000 to $99,999
  • 100$100,000 to $124,999
  • 45$125,000 to $149,999
  • 60$150,000 to $174,999
  • 49$175,000 to $199,999
  • 84$200,000 to $249,999
  • 84$250,000 to $299,999
  • 20$300,000 to $399,999
  • 44$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Centre, AL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Centre, AL
  • 162$100 to $149
  • 6$150 to $199
  • 64$200 to $249
  • 31$250 to $299
  • 71$300 to $349
  • 64$350 to $399
  • 14$400 to $449
  • 11$450 to $499
  • 48$500 to $549
  • 7$600 to $649
  • 10$650 to $699
  • 7$750 to $799
  • 12$1,250 to $1,499
  • 22No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 92000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 171980 to 1989
  • 61970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Centre population
Centre commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 138
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 416
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 176
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 56
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 0
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 12
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 166
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 48
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 182
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 77
  • 90 or more minutes: 41
Centre, AL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 63.0%
Number of people working at home: 33 (2.5% of all workers)

Centre mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,255 (89%)
  • Carpooled: 292 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 42 (1%)
  • Taxi: 9 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 33 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 438
 English: 134
 Irish: 101
 Northern European: 90
 Italian: 39
 Scotch-Irish: 35
 Scottish: 33
 German: 28
 Canadian: 11
 European: 9
 Serbian: 8
 Hungarian: 7
 Swedish: 5

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

  • 32%Serbia
  • 32%Canada
  • 28%Hungary
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark

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

  • This state: 2,327
  • Other state: 1,241
  • Northeast: 33
  • Midwest: 110
  • South: 1,069
  • West: 12

83% of Centre 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, 59% lived in Alabama.

Centre:

83.4%
State average:

86.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 92
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 23
  • 5th and 6th grade: 38
  • 7th and 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 48
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 91
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 14
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 451
  • Less than 1 year of college: 52
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 253
  • Associate degree: 77
  • Bachelor's degree: 79
  • Master's degree: 21
  • Professional school degree: 41
  • Doctorate degree: 10

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 21
  • 5th and 6th grade: 8
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 41
  • 10th grade: 85
  • 11th grade: 38
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 71
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 472
  • Less than 1 year of college: 79
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 175
  • Associate degree: 182
  • Bachelor's degree: 144
  • Master's degree: 102
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 10

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • 1.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 2.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 100.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 100.0%Males
Centre marital status for males
Centre marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,367
  • One, attached: 14
  • Two: 207
  • 3 or 4: 71
  • 5 to 9: 53
  • 10 to 19: 72
  • 20 to 49: 47
  • 50 or more: 39
  • Mobile homes: 108

Median worth of mobile homes: $21,134

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 4.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Centre:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Centre
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (64.8%)
  • Utility gas (30.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.4%)
  • Electricity (79.6%)
  • Utility gas (14.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 18
Here:

7.1%
Alabama:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3
Here:

2.9%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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)