Dothan SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
8.5

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Dothan, Alabama Info Snack

Dothan /don/ is a city in Dale, Henry, and Houston counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. Located in the state's southeastern corner, approximately 20 miles (32 km) west of the Georgia state line and 16 miles (26 km) north of Florida, it is the county seat of Houston County. Its name derives from Genesis 37:17: "let us go to Dothan." The population was 65,496 at the 2010 census.
Population
68,066
Unemployment
8.6%
Poverty
19.9%
Median Home
$141,000
Median Income
$42,569
Median Rent
$702

Rankings for Dothan in Alabama

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Map Of Dothan, AL

Population over time in Dothan

Year Population % Change
2016 68,066 0.5%
2015 67,708 0.2%
2014 67,574 0.9%
2013 66,972 0.9%
2012 66,355 2.2%
2011 64,904 0.9%
2010 64,299 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dothan

White
60.4% (41,078)
African American
33.6% (22,892)
American Indian
0.3% (194)
Asian
1.2% (802)
Hawaiian
0.0% (20)
Other
0.1% (74)
Two Or More
1.5% (1,050)
Hispanic
2.9% (1,956)
Race Dothan AL USA
White 60.4% 66.2% 60.6%
African American 33.6% 26.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 1.2% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 2.9% 4.0% 17.3%

Household Income For Dothan, Alabama

Less than $10,000
9.8% (6,670)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (5,036)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (9,188)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (7,487)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (9,937)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (11,435)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (6,874)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.1% (6,194)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (2,314)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (2,858)
Income Dothan AL USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 6.8% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 11.2% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 14.0% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 17.4% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 11.0% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.1% 10.7% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 3.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 2.9% 5.7%

Gender in Dothan

Female
52.5% (35,739)
Male
47.5% (32,326)
Gender Dothan AL USA
Female 52.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dothan for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.2% (2,830)
9-12th Grade
9.4% (6,368)
High School / GED
28.8% (19,594)
Some College
23.8% (16,193)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (6,095)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (10,921)
Master's Degree
6.3% (4,281)
Professional Degree
1.8% (1,207)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (572)
Education Dothan AL USA
< 9th Grade 4.2% 5.0% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 9.4% 10.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 28.8% 31.0% 27.5%
Some College 23.8% 21.9% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.9% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 6.3% 6.4% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.8% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.0% 1.3%

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