West Blocton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
4
Education
5
Commute
5

West Blocton, Alabama Info Snack

Population
1,452
Unemployment
11.8%
Poverty
25.7%
Median Home
$86,800
Median Income
$36,700
Median Rent
$435

Rankings for West Blocton in Alabama

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Map Of West Blocton, AL

Population over time in West Blocton

Year Population % Change
2017 1,452 8.8%
2016 1,334 -1.8%
2015 1,359 -13.2%
2014 1,566 7.4%
2013 1,458 -4.2%
2012 1,522 -5.2%
2011 1,605 -1.5%
2010 1,629 -

Crime in West Blocton Per 100k

Crime West Blocton AL USA
Violent Crime 1270.8 524.2 382.9
Murder 0.0 8.3 5.3
Robbery 158.9 86.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 794.3 387.8 248.9
Property Crime 4368.5 2957.3 2362.0
Burglary 1191.4 645.7 430.4
Larceny 2700.6 2048.1 1694.0
Car Theft 476.6 263.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in West Blocton

White
80.0% (1,162)
African American
17.4% (253)
American Indian
0.8% (12)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (9)
Hispanic
1.1% (16)
Race West Blocton AL USA
White 80.0% 65.9% 61.5%
African American 17.4% 26.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.1% 4.1% 17.6%

Household Income For West Blocton, Alabama

Less than $10,000
7.3% (10,599)
$10,000 to $14,999
16.1% (23,377)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.1% (23,377)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.9% (10,018)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.2% (27,878)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.5% (29,766)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.8% (6,969)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.9% (11,470)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (1,452)
Income West Blocton AL USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 9.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 16.1% 6.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.1% 12.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.9% 10.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.2% 13.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.5% 17.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.8% 11.1% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.9% 11.3% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 3.9% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 3.3% 6.3%

Gender in West Blocton

Female
53.5% (777)
Male
46.5% (674)
Gender West Blocton AL USA
Female 53.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Blocton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.1% (102)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (203)
High School / GED
42.7% (620)
Some College
15.8% (229)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (58)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (159)
Master's Degree
4.3% (62)
Professional Degree
1.1% (15)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education West Blocton AL USA
< 9th Grade 7.1% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 10.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 42.7% 30.9% 27.3%
Some College 15.8% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 15.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.3% 6.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.4%

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