Dothan SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
3
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
67,872
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
19.1%
Median Home
$146,800
Median Income
$45,681
Median Rent
$735

1 Reviews & Comments About Dothan

Overall User Rating
1.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

I hated Dothan when I drove through there. The city was small and the roads were ridiculous.

The signs for Dothan were badly organized.

Rankings for Dothan in Alabama

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Map Of Dothan, AL

Population over time in Dothan

Year Population % Change
2017 67,872 0.1%
2016 67,784 -0.4%
2015 68,066 0.5%
2014 67,708 0.2%
2013 67,574 0.9%
2012 66,972 0.9%
2011 66,355 2.2%
2010 64,904 0.9%
2009 64,299 -
Crime/100k Dothan AL USA
Violent Crime 977.7 519.6 368.9
Murder 13.1 7.8 5.0
Robbery 116.7 83.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 808.4 387.6 246.8
Property Crime 4084.3 2817.2 2199.5
Burglary 818.6 590.1 376.0
Larceny 2978.3 1958.9 1594.6
Car Theft 287.5 268.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Dothan

White
59.7% (40,510)
African American
33.8% (22,909)
American Indian
0.3% (178)
Asian
1.1% (765)
Hawaiian
0.0% (13)
Other
0.1% (36)
Two Or More
1.7% (1,174)
Hispanic
3.4% (2,287)
Race Dothan AL USA
White 59.7% 65.7% 61.1%
African American 33.8% 26.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 1.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.4% 4.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Dothan, Alabama

Less than $10,000
9.3% (630,402)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (450,809)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.4% (844,712)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (706,363)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (999,507)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (1,168,919)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (686,263)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (748,912)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (264,429)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (286,878)
Income Dothan AL USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 877.9% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 632.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.4% 1197.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 1067.9% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 1345.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 1743.4% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 1146.7% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 1193.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 421.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 373.6% 697.9%

Gender in Dothan

Female
52.8% (35,846)
Male
47.2% (32,026)
Gender Dothan AL USA
Female 52.8% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dothan for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (2,714)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (6,108)
High School / GED
28.0% (19,004)
Some College
24.0% (16,289)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (6,787)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (10,859)
Master's Degree
6.0% (4,072)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,357)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (678)
Education Dothan AL USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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