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(Urban population: 125, Rural population: 3,110 (109 farm, 3,001 nonfarm))

Houses: 1,272 (1,157 occupied: 1,005 owner occupied, 152 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

13%
State:

28%

Housing density: 25 houses/condos per square mile

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


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $463


Median gross rent in Lookout Mountain, AL in 2009: $478


Housing units in Lookout Mountain with a mortgage: 239 (6 second mortgage, 6 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 255








Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $87,625 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Lookout Mountain:

$87,625
Alabama:

$119,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $47,566 - $143,020

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $136,788
Here:

$136,788
State:

$173,288

Mobile homes: $62,853
Here:

$62,853
State:

$39,336

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,062
  • In family households: 2,780 (769 male householders, 152 female householders)
    747 spouses, 995 children (843 natural, 46 adopted, 106 stepchildren), 45 grandchildren, 15 brothers or sisters, 12 parents, 36 other relatives, 9 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 282 (95 male householders (79 living alone)), 143 female householders (128 living alone)), 44 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 173 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 403 2-persons, 249 3-persons, 181 4-persons, 65 5-persons, 11 6-persons, 12 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 207 1-person, 23 2-persons, 8 4-persons.

599 married couples with children.
126 single-parent households (37 men, 89 women).

99.3% of residents of Lookout Mountain speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.3

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Lookout Mountain, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 17
  • 4 rooms: 131
  • 5 rooms: 280
  • 6 rooms: 246
  • 7 rooms: 164
  • 8 rooms: 77
  • 9 or more rooms: 90
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 8
  • 4 rooms: 49
  • 5 rooms: 40
  • 6 rooms: 39
  • 7 rooms: 9
  • 8 rooms: 7
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lookout Mountain, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 25
  • 2 bedrooms: 271
  • 3 bedrooms: 549
  • 4 bedrooms: 115
  • 5+ bedrooms: 45
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 89
  • 3 bedrooms: 53
  • 4 bedrooms: 10
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Lookout Mountain, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 20
  • 1 vehicle: 219
  • 2 vehicles: 394
  • 3 vehicles: 244
  • 4 vehicles: 83
  • 5+ vehicles: 45
  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 65
  • 2 vehicles: 79
  • 3 vehicles: 8
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 34
  • 1995 to 1998: 134
  • 1990 to 1994: 146
  • 1980 to 1989: 157
  • 1970 to 1979: 266
  • 1960 to 1969: 162
  • 1950 to 1959: 175
  • 1940 to 1949: 74
  • 1939 or earlier: 124

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Lookout Mountain, AL house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Lookout Mountain, AL:

  • Less than $10,000: 25
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 13
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 18
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 21
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 25
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 26
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 29
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 79
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 87
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 77
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 70
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 57
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 43
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 107
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 115
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 51
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 35
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 57
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 22
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 14
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 15
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 19
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Lookout Mountain rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Lookout Mountain:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 1
  • $150 to $199: 6
  • $200 to $249: 6
  • $250 to $299: 9
  • $300 to $349: 15
  • $350 to $399: 24
  • $400 to $449: 14
  • $450 to $499: 0
  • $500 to $549: 0
  • $550 to $599: 0
  • $600 to $649: 0
  • $650 to $699: 0
  • $700 to $749: 5
  • $750 to $799: 4
  • $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: 47
 



Percentage of workers working in this county: 76.6%
Number of people working at home: 44 (3.2% of all workers)


Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 14
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 29
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 23
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 210
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 263
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 157
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 348
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 27
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 36
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 102
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 85
  • 90 or more minutes: 19
 

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,170 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 124 (9%)
  • Walked: 13 (1%)
  • Other means: 6 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 44 (3%)

Lookout Mountain, AL household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 105
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 120
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 96
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 81
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 120
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 49
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 81
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 114
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 89
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 82
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 81
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 78
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 16
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 30
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 6
  • $200,000 or more: 11
 

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 1316
 Other groups: 275
 English: 227
 Irish: 211
 German: 136
 Dutch: 42
 European: 18
 Scottish: 12
 French (except Basque): 9
 Czech: 8
 Swiss: 8
 Welsh: 8
 Slovak: 7
 Italian: 7
 Subsaharan African:: 6
 African: 6



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

  • This state: 2723
  • Northeast: 43
  • Midwest: 51
  • South: 301
  • West: 112

61% of Lookout Mountain residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 69% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 42% lived in Alabama.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 10
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 35
  • 7th and 8th grade: 82
  • 9th grade: 27
  • 10th grade: 43
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 38
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 370
  • Less than 1 year of college: 69
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 134
  • Associate degree: 66
  • Bachelor's degree: 57
  • Master's degree: 5
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 16
  • 7th and 8th grade: 67
  • 9th grade: 49
  • 10th grade: 72
  • 11th grade: 47
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 23
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 391
  • Less than 1 year of college: 81
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 125
  • Associate degree: 83
  • Bachelor's degree: 34
  • Master's degree: 24
  • Professional school degree: 6
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 4.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $43,532
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $35,454
  • Two or more races householders: $49,408

Lookout Mountain marital status for males
Lookout Mountain marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $104,512
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $119,488
  • Two or more races householders: $156,610

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 850
  • Mobile homes: 422

Median worth of mobile homes: $35,209


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Lookout Mountain:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lookout Mountain
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (46.7%)
  • Electricity (39.2%)
  • Utility gas (12.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (95.4%)
  • Utility gas (4.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 23
Here:

6.1%
Alabama:

10.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 27
Here:

11.7%
Alabama:

10.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 9
Here:

10.7%
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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