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Based on the data from 2000 / 2015 when the population of Dothan, Alabama was 57,737 / 67,536

Most common industries

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most common industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Health care13.3%
(3,427)
7.3%
(977)
19.9%
(2,450)
Educational services8.5%
(2,180)
4.0%
(532)
13.4%
(1,648)
Construction6.3%
(1,631)
10.9%
(1,464)
1.4%
(167)
Accommodation and food services5.5%
(1,417)
4.2%
(568)
6.9%
(849)
Administrative and support and waste management services3.8%
(980)
3.6%
(484)
4.0%
(496)
Public administration3.6%
(932)
4.2%
(566)
3.0%
(366)
Finance and insurance3.5%
(891)
2.8%
(377)
4.2%
(514)
Professional, scientific, and technical services3.0%
(782)
3.4%
(462)
2.6%
(320)
Truck transportation3.0%
(763)
3.9%
(523)
2.0%
(240)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers2.8%
(723)
4.2%
(563)
1.3%
(160)
Department and other general merchandise stores2.8%
(713)
1.4%
(190)
4.3%
(523)
Utilities2.2%
(577)
3.6%
(485)
0.7%
(92)
Plastics and rubber products2.2%
(565)
2.5%
(341)
1.8%
(224)
Food and beverage stores2.1%
(546)
1.8%
(235)
2.5%
(311)
Food2.1%
(527)
2.5%
(337)
1.5%
(190)
Real estate and rental and leasing1.8%
(474)
1.8%
(238)
1.9%
(236)
Social assistance1.8%
(470)
0.6%
(78)
3.2%
(392)
Personal and laundry services1.7%
(446)
1.1%
(150)
2.4%
(296)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers1.7%
(433)
2.5%
(330)
0.8%
(103)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.6%
(418)
1.3%
(180)
1.9%
(238)
Miscellaneous manufacturing1.6%
(415)
1.9%
(252)
1.3%
(163)
Repair and maintenance1.5%
(379)
2.4%
(324)
0.4%
(55)
Broadcasting and telecommunications1.2%
(310)
1.4%
(189)
1.0%
(121)
Textile mills and textile products1.2%
(300)
1.3%
(180)
1.0%
(120)
Computer and electronic products1.2%
(300)
1.2%
(166)
1.1%
(134)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers1.1%
(293)
1.7%
(222)
0.6%
(71)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation1.1%
(290)
1.2%
(158)
1.1%
(132)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.9%
(238)
1.2%
(167)
0.6%
(71)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.9%
(235)
0.5%
(67)
1.4%
(168)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.8%
(199)
1.1%
(145)
0.4%
(54)
Metal and metal products0.7%
(191)
1.3%
(175)
0.1%
(16)
Beverage and tobacco products0.7%
(185)
0.6%
(86)
0.8%
(99)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.7%
(179)
0.8%
(101)
0.6%
(78)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.7%
(174)
0.4%
(49)
1.0%
(125)
Private households0.7%
(171)
0.0%
(0)
1.4%
(171)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.7%
(169)
1.1%
(141)
0.2%
(28)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.6%
(167)
0.5%
(69)
0.8%
(98)
Paper0.6%
(156)
0.9%
(123)
0.3%
(33)
Transportation equipment0.6%
(144)
0.9%
(116)
0.2%
(28)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.5%
(133)
0.8%
(111)
0.2%
(22)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.5%
(132)
1.0%
(132)
0.0%
(0)
Wood products0.5%
(127)
0.8%
(104)
0.2%
(23)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.5%
(126)
0.7%
(99)
0.2%
(27)
Music stores0.4%
(111)
0.5%
(68)
0.3%
(43)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.4%
(102)
0.6%
(78)
0.2%
(24)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.4%
(99)
0.6%
(83)
0.1%
(16)
Other direct selling establishments0.4%
(99)
0.3%
(34)
0.5%
(65)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.4%
(97)
0.4%
(50)
0.4%
(47)
Gasoline stations0.3%
(85)
0.3%
(35)
0.4%
(50)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.3%
(82)
0.3%
(45)
0.3%
(37)
U. S. Postal service0.3%
(79)
0.4%
(55)
0.2%
(24)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.3%
(76)
0.2%
(26)
0.4%
(50)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.3%
(74)
0.4%
(49)
0.2%
(25)
Furniture and related product manufacturing0.2%
(62)
0.4%
(55)
0.1%
(7)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.2%
(54)
0.3%
(41)
0.1%
(13)
Retail florists0.2%
(52)
0.1%
(17)
0.3%
(35)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.2%
(50)
0.4%
(50)
0.0%
(0)
Chemicals0.2%
(49)
0.3%
(35)
0.1%
(14)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.2%
(45)
0.1%
(16)
0.2%
(29)
Printing and related support activities0.2%
(39)
0.2%
(30)
0.1%
(9)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(37)
0.3%
(37)
0.0%
(0)
Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers0.1%
(32)
0.2%
(25)
0.1%
(7)
Warehousing and storage0.1%
(31)
0.2%
(27)
0.0%
(4)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(31)
0.2%
(28)
0.0%
(3)
Farm supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(29)
0.2%
(29)
0.0%
(0)
Apparel0.1%
(29)
0.0%
(6)
0.2%
(23)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.1%
(29)
0.1%
(14)
0.1%
(15)
Rail transportation0.1%
(28)
0.2%
(28)
0.0%
(0)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.1%
(27)
0.1%
(10)
0.1%
(17)
Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(27)
0.2%
(27)
0.0%
(0)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(25)
0.1%
(19)
0.0%
(6)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.1%
(25)
0.1%
(15)
0.1%
(10)
Machinery0.1%
(22)
0.1%
(16)
0.0%
(6)
Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers0.1%
(21)
0.1%
(16)
0.0%
(5)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.1%
(15)
0.1%
(15)
0.0%
(0)
Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers0.1%
(15)
0.1%
(15)
0.0%
(0)
Water transportation0.1%
(14)
0.1%
(14)
0.0%
(0)

Most common occupations

Most common occupations in 2015 (%)

Most common occupations in 2000 (%)

Most common occupations for males in 2015 (%)

Most common occupations for males in 2000 (%)

Most common occupations for females in 2015 (%)

Most common occupations for females in 2000 (%)

 

Most common occupations
(2015 Data)

Most common occupations
(2000 Data)

Occupation

All

Males

Females

All

Males

Females

Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers5.1%
(1,421)
5.0%
(709)
5.1%
(712)
4.6%
(1,183)
5.3%
(717)
3.8%
(466)
Cooks and food preparation workers3.7%
(1,030)
4.6%
(654)
2.7%
(376)
2.1%
(551)
1.9%
(258)
2.4%
(293)
Retail sales workers, except cashiers3.6%
(1,023)
4.3%
(611)
3.0%
(412)
3.9%
(994)
3.9%
(521)
3.8%
(473)
Cashiers3.5%
(977)
1.5%
(216)
5.5%
(761)
2.3%
(587)
0.5%
(71)
4.2%
(516)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations3.4%
(963)
3.6%
(508)
3.3%
(455)
3.7%
(956)
3.4%
(452)
4.1%
(504)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers3.3%
(937)
5.9%
(846)
0.7%
(91)
3.0%
(777)
5.3%
(712)
0.5%
(65)
Registered nurses3.1%
(869)
0.5%
(70)
5.8%
(799)
2.3%
(599)
0.7%
(95)
4.1%
(504)
Secretaries and administrative assistants2.5%
(702)
0.2%
(26)
4.9%
(676)
2.3%
(586)
0.4%
(47)
4.4%
(539)
Health technologists and technicians2.1%
(591)
1.1%
(160)
3.1%
(431)
2.3%
(594)
0.8%
(110)
3.9%
(484)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers1.9%
(547)
3.0%
(426)
0.9%
(121)
2.9%
(743)
2.9%
(393)
2.8%
(350)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides1.9%
(525)
0.1%
(12)
3.7%
(513)
1.3%
(330)
0.4%
(49)
2.3%
(281)
Personal appearance workers1.9%
(521)
0.8%
(115)
2.9%
(406)
1.0%
(246)
0.5%
(71)
1.4%
(175)
Other production occupations, including supervisors1.9%
(520)
2.2%
(309)
1.5%
(211)
4.7%
(1,196)
5.1%
(684)
4.2%
(512)
Waiters and waitresses1.8%
(507)
1.2%
(165)
2.5%
(342)
1.0%
(248)
0.3%
(41)
1.7%
(207)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors1.6%
(438)
2.9%
(415)
0.2%
(23)
2.6%
(670)
4.6%
(623)
0.4%
(47)
Physicians and surgeons1.5%
(431)
2.1%
(293)
1.0%
(138)
1.5%
(397)
2.5%
(329)
0.6%
(68)
Other healthcare support occupations1.5%
(412)
0.2%
(32)
2.7%
(380)
0.8%
(201)
0.2%
(28)
1.4%
(173)
Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives1.5%
(408)
0.3%
(39)
2.7%
(369)
1.9%
(500)
0.5%
(63)
3.6%
(437)
Laborers and material movers, hand1.4%
(383)
1.9%
(273)
0.8%
(110)
2.1%
(538)
3.3%
(437)
0.8%
(101)
Customer service representatives1.4%
(382)
1.2%
(175)
1.5%
(207)
1.2%
(297)
0.4%
(49)
2.0%
(248)
Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors1.4%
(381)
0.2%
(31)
2.5%
(350)
2.9%
(749)
0.8%
(108)
5.2%
(641)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.3%
(360)
2.1%
(292)
0.5%
(68)
2.7%
(706)
4.2%
(562)
1.2%
(144)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.3%
(355)
2.5%
(355)
0.0%
(0)
1.9%
(485)
3.5%
(466)
0.2%
(19)
Engineers1.3%
(354)
2.0%
(280)
0.5%
(74)
1.5%
(377)
2.5%
(334)
0.3%
(43)
Child care workers1.3%
(354)
0.0%
(0)
2.6%
(354)
0.9%
(236)
0.1%
(17)
1.8%
(219)
Top executives1.2%
(350)
2.3%
(331)
0.1%
(19)
1.4%
(356)
2.3%
(302)
0.4%
(54)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers1.2%
(344)
0.2%
(27)
2.3%
(317)
0.9%
(230)
0.7%
(90)
1.1%
(140)
Other material moving workers, except laborers1.2%
(342)
2.4%
(342)
0.0%
(0)
0.5%
(119)
0.9%
(116)
0.0%
(3)
Postsecondary teachers1.2%
(339)
1.3%
(179)
1.2%
(160)
0.9%
(235)
1.3%
(173)
0.5%
(62)
Accountants and auditors1.2%
(327)
0.8%
(108)
1.6%
(219)
1.2%
(296)
1.0%
(140)
1.3%
(156)
Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.1%
(320)
0.5%
(69)
1.8%
(251)
0.8%
(214)
0.4%
(56)
1.3%
(158)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.1%
(312)
0.5%
(74)
1.7%
(238)
1.2%
(317)
0.6%
(76)
2.0%
(241)
Computer specialists1.0%
(287)
1.6%
(229)
0.4%
(58)
0.7%
(180)
1.0%
(131)
0.4%
(49)
Food processing workers1.0%
(271)
1.1%
(154)
0.8%
(117)
0.4%
(90)
0.3%
(40)
0.4%
(50)
Metal workers and plastic workers0.9%
(244)
1.2%
(178)
0.5%
(66)
1.2%
(303)
1.9%
(258)
0.4%
(45)
Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors0.9%
(239)
1.0%
(137)
0.7%
(102)
1.0%
(261)
0.6%
(85)
1.4%
(176)
Painters and paperhangers0.9%
(239)
1.7%
(239)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(68)
0.5%
(68)
0.0%
(0)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.8%
(234)
0.2%
(27)
1.5%
(207)
1.3%
(341)
0.1%
(11)
2.7%
(330)
Operations specialties managers, except financial managers0.8%
(230)
1.5%
(210)
0.1%
(20)
0.9%
(238)
1.3%
(180)
0.5%
(58)
Financial managers0.8%
(228)
0.8%
(112)
0.8%
(116)
0.5%
(137)
0.8%
(107)
0.2%
(30)
Agricultural workers, including supervisors0.8%
(217)
1.5%
(208)
0.1%
(9)
0.2%
(54)
0.4%
(54)
0.0%
(0)
Law enforcement workers, including supervisors0.7%
(210)
1.3%
(188)
0.2%
(22)
0.8%
(213)
1.3%
(177)
0.3%
(36)
Therapists0.7%
(205)
0.0%
(0)
1.5%
(205)
0.5%
(139)
0.3%
(43)
0.8%
(96)
Other protective service workers, including supervisors0.7%
(188)
1.1%
(156)
0.2%
(32)
0.8%
(193)
1.0%
(133)
0.5%
(60)
Religious workers0.6%
(180)
1.1%
(155)
0.2%
(25)
0.6%
(147)
0.8%
(106)
0.3%
(41)
Carpenters0.6%
(169)
1.2%
(169)
0.0%
(0)
0.8%
(195)
1.4%
(192)
0.0%
(3)
Art and design workers0.6%
(168)
0.5%
(72)
0.7%
(96)
0.7%
(178)
0.5%
(70)
0.9%
(108)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.6%
(157)
1.0%
(149)
0.1%
(8)
0.8%
(209)
1.6%
(209)
0.0%
(0)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.6%
(155)
0.9%
(126)
0.2%
(29)
0.8%
(196)
1.0%
(136)
0.5%
(60)
Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school0.5%
(154)
0.0%
(0)
1.1%
(154)
3.5%
(903)
0.8%
(107)
6.5%
(796)
Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors0.5%
(152)
0.5%
(73)
0.6%
(79)
5.2%
(1,347)
6.1%
(818)
4.3%
(529)
Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks0.5%
(145)
0.1%
(16)
0.9%
(129)
0.7%
(176)
0.1%
(14)
1.3%
(162)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.5%
(138)
0.7%
(94)
0.3%
(44)
0.3%
(75)
0.4%
(59)
0.1%
(16)
Bus drivers0.5%
(135)
0.8%
(109)
0.2%
(26)
0.1%
(35)
0.1%
(16)
0.2%
(19)
Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers0.5%
(134)
0.9%
(134)
0.0%
(0)
1.0%
(246)
1.8%
(237)
0.1%
(9)
Farmers and farm managers0.5%
(133)
0.9%
(133)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(28)
0.1%
(19)
0.1%
(9)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.5%
(130)
0.4%
(62)
0.5%
(68)
0.7%
(176)
0.4%
(51)
1.0%
(125)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.4%
(126)
0.7%
(96)
0.2%
(30)
0.7%
(183)
1.1%
(152)
0.3%
(31)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.4%
(126)
0.3%
(43)
0.6%
(83)
0.6%
(155)
0.6%
(75)
0.7%
(80)
Lawyers0.4%
(124)
0.8%
(113)
0.1%
(11)
0.5%
(120)
0.8%
(103)
0.1%
(17)
Media and communications workers0.4%
(122)
0.5%
(65)
0.4%
(57)
0.4%
(111)
0.4%
(48)
0.5%
(63)
Construction laborers0.4%
(104)
0.7%
(104)
0.0%
(0)
0.7%
(178)
1.3%
(178)
0.0%
(0)
Plant and system operators0.4%
(103)
0.7%
(103)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(27)
0.2%
(27)
0.0%
(0)
Teachers, secondary school0.4%
(100)
0.3%
(42)
0.4%
(58)
0.9%
(221)
0.4%
(52)
1.4%
(169)
Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers0.3%
(98)
0.2%
(24)
0.5%
(74)
0.0%
(6)
0.0%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
Other construction workers and helpers0.3%
(94)
0.7%
(94)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(26)
0.2%
(26)
0.0%
(0)
Assemblers and fabricators0.3%
(87)
0.3%
(46)
0.3%
(41)
0.7%
(190)
0.5%
(72)
1.0%
(118)
Teachers, special education0.3%
(82)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(82)
0.2%
(46)
0.1%
(16)
0.2%
(30)
Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations0.3%
(81)
0.6%
(81)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(33)
0.2%
(24)
0.1%
(9)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.3%
(80)
0.6%
(80)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(147)
1.0%
(130)
0.1%
(17)
Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses0.3%
(77)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(77)
0.5%
(141)
0.4%
(49)
0.7%
(92)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.2%
(69)
0.4%
(60)
0.1%
(9)
0.3%
(66)
0.1%
(17)
0.4%
(49)
Rail and water transportation workers0.2%
(68)
0.5%
(68)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(43)
0.3%
(43)
0.0%
(0)
Aircraft and traffic control occupations0.2%
(62)
0.4%
(62)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(57)
0.4%
(57)
0.0%
(0)
Other transportation occupations0.2%
(60)
0.4%
(60)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(39)
0.3%
(35)
0.0%
(4)
Other financial specialists0.2%
(59)
0.4%
(59)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(230)
1.0%
(129)
0.8%
(101)
Electricians0.2%
(48)
0.3%
(37)
0.1%
(11)
0.5%
(136)
0.8%
(103)
0.3%
(33)
Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors0.2%
(45)
0.3%
(45)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(71)
0.5%
(71)
0.0%
(0)
Legal support workers0.2%
(44)
0.1%
(10)
0.2%
(34)
0.2%
(53)
0.0%
(6)
0.4%
(47)
Occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides0.1%
(31)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(31)
0.1%
(35)
0.1%
(13)
0.2%
(22)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.1%
(30)
0.1%
(11)
0.1%
(19)
0.3%
(71)
0.5%
(71)
0.0%
(0)
Motor vehicle operators, except bus and truck drivers0.1%
(21)
0.1%
(21)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(15)
0.0%
(6)
0.1%
(9)
Mathematical science occupations0.1%
(18)
0.1%
(18)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(23)
0.2%
(23)
0.0%
(0)
Supervisors, transportation, and material moving workers0.1%
(18)
0.1%
(18)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(43)
0.3%
(43)
0.0%
(0)
Printing workers0.1%
(15)
0.1%
(15)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(23)
0.1%
(11)
0.1%
(12)
Social scientists and related workers0.0%
(12)
0.1%
(12)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(26)
0.1%
(9)
0.1%
(17)
Life and physical scientists0.0%
(11)
0.1%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(56)
0.4%
(51)
0.0%
(5)
Woodworkers0.0%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(10)
0.2%
(39)
0.3%
(39)
0.0%
(0)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(35)
0.3%
(35)
0.0%
(0)
Communications equipment operators0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(35)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(35)

Unemployment in Dothan

Unemployment by year (%)

Unemployment by year (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2015
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.7%Males
  • 4.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 11.3%Males
  • 14.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 37.5%Males
  • 12.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 5.4%Males
  • 4.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 3.8%Males
  • 4.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 9.8%Males
  • 13.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 4.5%Males
  • 6.8%Females
  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.4%Males
  • 4.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 13.5%Males
  • 10.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 29.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 13.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 1.8%Males
  • 15.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 10.5%Females
Unemployment in 2015:
Dothan:

6.1%
Alabama:

5.9%
Unemployment in 2014:
Dothan:

6.8%
Alabama:

6.8%
Unemployment in 2013:
Dothan:

6.7%
Alabama:

7.2%
Unemployment in 2012:
Dothan:

7.4%
Alabama:

8.0%
Unemployment in 2011:
Dothan:

8.4%
Alabama:

9.7%
Unemployment in 2010:
Dothan:

9.0%
Alabama:

10.5%
Unemployment in 2009:
Dothan:

8.9%
Alabama:

11.0%
Unemployment in 2008:
Dothan:

4.9%
Alabama:

5.7%
Unemployment in 2007:
Dothan:

3.4%
Alabama:

4.0%
Unemployment in 2006:
Dothan:

3.4%
Alabama:

4.0%
Unemployment in 2005:
Dothan:

3.7%
Alabama:

4.5%
Unemployment in 2004:
Dothan:

5.2%
Alabama:

5.7%
Unemployment in 2003:
Dothan:

5.3%
Alabama:

6.0%
Unemployment in 2002:
Dothan:

5.2%
Alabama:

5.9%
Unemployment in 2001:
Dothan:

4.7%
Alabama:

5.1%
Unemployment in 2000:
Dothan:

4.8%
Alabama:

4.6%
Unemployment in 1999:
Dothan:

3.9%
Alabama:

4.7%
Unemployment in 1998:
Dothan:

3.5%
Alabama:

4.4%
Unemployment in 1997:
Dothan:

4.6%
Alabama:

5.0%
Unemployment in 1996:
Dothan:

4.4%
Alabama:

5.2%
Unemployment in 1995:
Dothan:

5.0%
Alabama:

6.0%
Unemployment in 1994:
Dothan:

6.2%
Alabama:

6.2%
Unemployment in 1993:
Dothan:

7.2%
Alabama:

7.3%
Unemployment in 1992:
Dothan:

5.8%
Alabama:

7.6%
Unemployment in 1991:
Dothan:

5.4%
Alabama:

7.3%
Unemployment in 1990:
Dothan:

4.5%
Alabama:

6.8%

Means of transportation to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2015 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

5.5% (1,460)
Alabama:

5.9% (115,501)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Dothan:

3.2% (862)
Alabama:

4.8% (93,219)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

5.3% (1,416)
Alabama:

6.0% (117,046)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Dothan:

8.1% (2,148)
Alabama:

9.9% (192,304)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

11.0% (2,928)
Alabama:

11.6% (226,584)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Dothan:

16.6% (4,412)
Alabama:

16.8% (327,059)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

16.6% (4,410)
Alabama:

12.6% (244,848)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Dothan:

8.8% (2,331)
Alabama:

7.7% (150,450)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

2.7% (716)
Alabama:

3.1% (60,766)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

4.2% (1,107)
Alabama:

4.2% (82,780)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

2.3% (600)
Alabama:

2.2% (43,483)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

1.4% (373)
Alabama:

1.0% (19,593)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Dothan:

6.8% (1,816)
Alabama:

6.9% (133,988)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Dothan:

7.7% (2,043)
Alabama:

7.2% (140,345)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

3.1% (798)
Alabama:

4.2% (80,283)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Dothan:

3.3% (830)
Alabama:

3.9% (73,270)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

5.7% (1,444)
Alabama:

5.8% (109,814)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Dothan:

7.5% (1,923)
Alabama:

10.3% (195,070)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

13.0% (3,302)
Alabama:

12.7% (242,086)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Dothan:

16.5% (4,211)
Alabama:

16.7% (317,590)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

20.3% (5,163)
Alabama:

15.7% (298,086)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Dothan:

7.2% (1,844)
Alabama:

7.1% (135,165)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

3.4% (867)
Alabama:

2.9% (55,392)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

4.3% (1,107)
Alabama:

3.5% (67,166)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

1.7% (425)
Alabama:

1.5% (29,085)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Dothan:

0.9% (234)
Alabama:

0.7% (13,694)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Dothan:

6.0% (1,520)
Alabama:

6.3% (119,754)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Dothan:

5.7% (1,452)
Alabama:

6.5% (124,331)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2015 (%) - Males

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    7.3% (989)
    Alabama:

    7.8% (80,173)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    4.1% (557)
    Alabama:

    6.8% (69,585)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    7.8% (1,062)
    Alabama:

    7.9% (80,702)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    10.5% (1,434)
    Alabama:

    11.7% (120,549)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    12.7% (1,728)
    Alabama:

    11.6% (118,680)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    15.2% (2,076)
    Alabama:

    14.9% (152,761)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    12.1% (1,643)
    Alabama:

    10.2% (104,259)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    7.8% (1,065)
    Alabama:

    6.9% (70,551)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    3.1% (418)
    Alabama:

    2.6% (26,635)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    4.1% (561)
    Alabama:

    3.5% (35,515)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    1.4% (192)
    Alabama:

    1.8% (18,317)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    1.3% (183)
    Alabama:

    0.7% (7,445)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    4.8% (660)
    Alabama:

    6.5% (67,151)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Dothan:

    7.8% (1,066)
    Alabama:

    7.2% (73,975)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2015 (%) - Females

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    3.6% (471)
    Alabama:

    3.8% (35,328)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    2.3% (305)
    Alabama:

    2.6% (23,634)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    2.7% (354)
    Alabama:

    3.9% (36,344)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    5.5% (714)
    Alabama:

    7.8% (71,755)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    9.2% (1,200)
    Alabama:

    11.7% (107,904)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    18.0% (2,336)
    Alabama:

    18.9% (174,298)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    21.3% (2,767)
    Alabama:

    15.3% (140,589)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    9.7% (1,266)
    Alabama:

    8.7% (79,899)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    2.3% (298)
    Alabama:

    3.7% (34,131)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    4.2% (546)
    Alabama:

    5.1% (47,265)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    3.1% (408)
    Alabama:

    2.7% (25,166)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    1.5% (190)
    Alabama:

    1.3% (12,148)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    8.9% (1,156)
    Alabama:

    7.3% (66,837)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Dothan:

    7.5% (977)
    Alabama:

    7.2% (66,370)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 87.4%
Number of people working at home: 351 (1.4% of all workers)
Daytime population change due to commuting: +16,670 (+28.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 20,856 (81.9%)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Dothan:

83.7% (144)
Alabama:

41.0% (3,894)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Dothan:

85.5% (21,340)
Alabama:

67.8% (1,255,199)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Dothan:

8.1% (14)
Alabama:

20.1% (1,904)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Dothan:

8.7% (2,166)
Alabama:

19.2% (354,713)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Dothan:

5.2% (9)
Alabama:

9.2% (876)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Dothan:

2.7% (674)
Alabama:

6.8% (126,329)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Dothan:

2.9% (5)
Alabama:

29.7% (2,822)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Dothan:

3.1% (768)
Alabama:

6.2% (115,049)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2015 (%)

Working at home in 2015 - Dothan

Working at home in 2015 - Alabama

Less than 5 minutes:
Dothan:

1.7% (759)
Alabama:

2.6% (50,318)
5 to 9 minutes:
Dothan:

10.4% (4,526)
Alabama:

9.5% (181,251)
10 to 14 minutes:
Dothan:

14.2% (6,180)
Alabama:

14.9% (282,665)
15 to 19 minutes:
Dothan:

20.0% (8,709)
Alabama:

16.9% (320,678)
20 to 24 minutes:
Dothan:

17.0% (7,411)
Alabama:

15.6% (297,164)
25 to 29 minutes:
Dothan:

5.2% (2,242)
Alabama:

6.6% (126,179)
30 to 34 minutes:
Dothan:

17.4% (7,578)
Alabama:

14.7% (279,978)
35 to 39 minutes:
Dothan:

2.0% (891)
Alabama:

2.7% (51,679)
40 to 44 minutes:
Dothan:

1.9% (826)
Alabama:

2.9% (55,082)
45 to 59 minutes:
Dothan:

5.1% (2,203)
Alabama:

7.5% (143,031)
60 to 89 minutes:
Dothan:

3.2% (1,407)
Alabama:

4.2% (80,464)
90 or more minutes:
Dothan:

1.7% (740)
Alabama:

1.7% (31,859)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Dothan

Working at home in 2000 - Alabama

Less than 5 minutes:
Dothan:

3.6% (923)
Alabama:

3.1% (58,125)
5 to 9 minutes:
Dothan:

15.7% (3,995)
Alabama:

10.3% (196,568)
10 to 14 minutes:
Dothan:

27.1% (6,902)
Alabama:

15.0% (284,405)
15 to 19 minutes:
Dothan:

22.9% (5,831)
Alabama:

17.0% (323,887)
20 to 24 minutes:
Dothan:

12.2% (3,098)
Alabama:

15.0% (285,904)
25 to 29 minutes:
Dothan:

2.9% (735)
Alabama:

5.8% (110,204)
30 to 34 minutes:
Dothan:

6.3% (1,617)
Alabama:

13.7% (260,798)
35 to 39 minutes:
Dothan:

0.9% (217)
Alabama:

2.5% (46,607)
40 to 44 minutes:
Dothan:

1.4% (346)
Alabama:

2.6% (49,212)
45 to 59 minutes:
Dothan:

2.7% (683)
Alabama:

6.7% (127,205)
60 to 89 minutes:
Dothan:

1.2% (296)
Alabama:

3.7% (69,866)
90 or more minutes:
Dothan:

1.9% (477)
Alabama:

2.5% (48,005)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2015 (%) - Males

    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    1.7% (342)
    Alabama:

    2.9% (29,447)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    11.6% (2,370)
    Alabama:

    9.1% (91,111)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    13.2% (2,709)
    Alabama:

    13.3% (133,160)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    19.4% (3,980)
    Alabama:

    16.6% (165,322)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    17.3% (3,549)
    Alabama:

    15.2% (151,333)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    2.7% (550)
    Alabama:

    6.3% (62,440)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    17.9% (3,662)
    Alabama:

    14.8% (148,003)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    3.1% (636)
    Alabama:

    3.0% (29,781)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    0.9% (185)
    Alabama:

    3.1% (30,708)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    4.2% (867)
    Alabama:

    8.2% (82,297)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    5.8% (1,195)
    Alabama:

    5.2% (52,146)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Dothan:

    2.2% (441)
    Alabama:

    2.3% (23,013)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2015 (%) - Females

    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    1.8% (417)
    Alabama:

    2.3% (20,871)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    9.4% (2,156)
    Alabama:

    10.0% (90,140)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    15.1% (3,471)
    Alabama:

    16.6% (149,505)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    20.6% (4,729)
    Alabama:

    17.2% (155,356)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    16.8% (3,862)
    Alabama:

    16.2% (145,831)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    7.4% (1,692)
    Alabama:

    7.1% (63,739)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    17.0% (3,916)
    Alabama:

    14.6% (131,975)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    1.1% (255)
    Alabama:

    2.4% (21,898)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    2.8% (641)
    Alabama:

    2.7% (24,374)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    5.8% (1,336)
    Alabama:

    6.7% (60,734)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    0.9% (212)
    Alabama:

    3.1% (28,318)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Dothan:

    1.3% (299)
    Alabama:

    1.0% (8,846)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work in 2015 - Dothan

Means of transportation to work in 2015 - Alabama

Drove car alone:
Dothan:

90.4% (39,274)
Alabama:

85.4% (1,677,578)
Carpooled:
Dothan:

6.4% (2,766)
Alabama:

9.0% (176,571)
Bus or trolley bus:
Dothan:

0.1% (61)
Alabama:

0.3% (5,519)
Bicycle:
Dothan:

0.1% (34)
Alabama:

0.1% (1,765)
Walked:
Dothan:

0.6% (254)
Alabama:

1.1% (22,215)
Other means:
Dothan:

1.1% (462)
Alabama:

0.8% (16,337)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Dothan

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Alabama

Drove car alone:
Dothan:

85.9% (21,867)
Alabama:

83.0% (1,576,882)
Carpooled:
Dothan:

10.3% (2,635)
Alabama:

12.3% (234,020)
Bus or trolley bus:
Dothan:

0.2% (41)
Alabama:

0.4% (7,358)
Subway or elevated:
Dothan:

0.0% (7)
Alabama:

0.0% (152)
Taxicab:
Dothan:

0.5% (124)
Alabama:

0.1% (1,389)
Motorcycle:
Dothan:

0.1% (14)
Alabama:

0.1% (1,184)
Bicycle:
Dothan:

0.2% (39)
Alabama:

0.1% (1,414)
Walked:
Dothan:

0.9% (225)
Alabama:

1.3% (25,360)
Other means:
Dothan:

0.7% (168)
Alabama:

0.7% (12,430)

Means of transportation to work in 2015 - Dothan (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2015 - Alabama (Males)

    Drove car alone - Males:
    Dothan:

    89.1% (17,960)
    Alabama:

    84.9% (875,826)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Dothan:

    7.3% (1,465)
    Alabama:

    9.3% (95,607)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Dothan:

    0.1% (22)
    Alabama:

    0.3% (3,214)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Dothan:

    0.2% (32)
    Alabama:

    0.1% (1,284)
    Walked - Males:
    Dothan:

    0.8% (161)
    Alabama:

    1.2% (12,494)
    Other means - Males:
    Dothan:

    1.2% (245)
    Alabama:

    1.0% (10,132)

Means of transportation to work in 2015 - Dothan (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2015Travel time to work - Alabama (Females)

    Drove car alone - Females:
    Dothan:

    91.6% (21,314)
    Alabama:

    86.0% (801,752)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Dothan:

    5.6% (1,301)
    Alabama:

    8.7% (80,964)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Dothan:

    0.2% (39)
    Alabama:

    0.2% (2,305)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Dothan:

    0.0% (2)
    Alabama:

    0.1% (481)
    Walked - Females:
    Dothan:

    0.4% (93)
    Alabama:

    1.0% (9,721)
    Other means - Females:
    Dothan:

    0.9% (217)
    Alabama:

    0.7% (6,205)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Drove alone:
Dothan:

89.2% (21,867)
Alabama:

87.1% (1,576,882)
In 2 person carpool:
Dothan:

8.5% (2,087)
Alabama:

10.1% (182,201)
In 3 person carpool:
Dothan:

1.6% (388)
Alabama:

1.9% (33,742)
In 4 person carpool:
Dothan:

0.4% (106)
Alabama:

0.6% (10,909)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Dothan:

0.2% (51)
Alabama:

0.3% (4,815)
In 7+ person carpool:
Dothan:

0.0% (3)
Alabama:

0.1% (2,353)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Dothan:

71.5% (18,368)
Alabama:

69.3% (1,330,489)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Dothan:

4.1% (1,052)
Alabama:

3.0% (56,994)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Dothan:

5.6% (1,436)
Alabama:

5.7% (109,055)
Local government workers:
Dothan:

7.4% (1,906)
Alabama:

6.7% (128,778)
State government workers:
Dothan:

3.9% (993)
Alabama:

5.5% (105,286)
Federal government workers:
Dothan:

1.9% (490)
Alabama:

3.4% (64,370)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Dothan:

5.4% (1,389)
Alabama:

6.2% (119,345)
Unpaid family workers:
Dothan:

0.3% (73)
Alabama:

0.3% (5,872)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Dothan:

73.4% (9,840)
Alabama:

71.8% (738,995)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Dothan:

6.4% (853)
Alabama:

4.1% (42,283)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
Dothan:

3.1% (416)
Alabama:

3.4% (35,197)
Local government workers - Males:
Dothan:

5.3% (713)
Alabama:

5.3% (54,489)
State government workers - Males:
Dothan:

2.8% (378)
Alabama:

3.9% (40,210)
Federal government workers - Males:
Dothan:

2.5% (339)
Alabama:

3.4% (35,105)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Dothan:

6.4% (853)
Alabama:

7.8% (80,382)
Unpaid family workers - Males:
Dothan:

0.1% (13)
Alabama:

0.3% (2,826)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Dothan:

69.3% (8,528)
Alabama:

66.4% (591,494)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Dothan:

1.6% (199)
Alabama:

1.7% (14,711)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Dothan:

8.3% (1,020)
Alabama:

8.3% (73,858)
Local government workers - Females:
Dothan:

9.7% (1,193)
Alabama:

8.3% (74,289)
State government workers - Females:
Dothan:

5.0% (615)
Alabama:

7.3% (65,076)
Federal government workers - Females:
Dothan:

1.2% (151)
Alabama:

3.3% (29,265)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Dothan:

4.4% (536)
Alabama:

4.4% (38,963)
Unpaid family workers - Females:
Dothan:

0.5% (60)
Alabama:

0.3% (3,046)
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