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    Cullman County

    TVASites Demographic Reports

    County Seat:  Cullman
    Population 80,406 (Source 2010 US Census)
    Median Household Income:  $37,425 (2009 Estimate US Census)

    Cullman County is located in the north central portion of the State of Alabama. This county is home to 80,406 people with 36,654 in the labor force. Cullman County has a strong industrial base made up of more than 150 companies.

    Data & Statistics

    Workforce

    Cullman County Economic QuickFacts

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    Subject

    Number

    Percent

    EMPLOYMENT STATUS

     

     

    Population 16 years and over

    60,901

    100

    In labor force

    36,654

    60.2

    Civilian labor force

    36,605

    60.1

    Employed

    35,092

    57.6

    Unemployed

    1,513

    2.5

    Percent of civilian labor force

    4.1

    (X)

    Armed Forces

    49

    0.1

    Not in labor force

    24,247

    39.8

    Females 16 years and over

    31,282

    100

    In labor force

    16,113

    51.5

    Civilian labor force

    16,113

    51.5

    Employed

    15,275

    48.8

    Own children under 6 years

    5,531

    100

    All parents in family in labor force

    3,148

    56.9

    COMMUTING TO WORK

     

     

    Workers 16 years and over

    34,619

    100

    Car, truck, or van -- drove alone

    28,312

    81.8

    Car, truck, or van -- carpooled

    4,400

    12.7

    Public transportation (including taxicab)

    81

    0.2

    Walked

    482

    1.4

    Other means

    173

    0.5

    Worked at home

    1,171

    3.4

    Mean travel time to work (minutes)

    28.2

    (X)

    Employed civilian population 16 years and over

    35,092

    100

    OCCUPATION

     

     

    Management, professional, and related occupations

    8,592

    24.5

    Service occupations

    3,759

    10.7

    Sales and office occupations

    8,369

    23.8

    Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

    667

    1.9

    Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations

    4,858

    13.8

    Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

    8,847

    25.2

    INDUSTRY

     

     

    Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining

    1,556

    4.4

    Construction

    2,940

    8.4

    Manufacturing

    8,070

    23

    Wholesale trade

    1,361

    3.9

    Retail trade

    5,176

    14.7

    Transportation and warehousing, and utilities

    1,985

    5.7

    Information

    546

    1.6

    Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing

    1,394

    4

    Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services

    1,615

    4.6

    Educational, health and social services

    5,937

    16.9

    Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services

    1,780

    5.1

    Other services (except public administration)

    1,644

    4.7

    Public administration

    1,088

    3.1

    CLASS OF WORKER

     

     

    Private wage and salary workers

    27,695

    78.9

    Government workers

    4,024

    11.5

    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business

    3,199

    9.1

    Unpaid family workers

    174

    0.5

    INCOME IN 1999

     

     

    Households

    30,796

    100

    Less than $10,000

    4,122

    13.4

    $10,000 to $14,999

    2,623

    8.5

    $15,000 to $24,999

    4,987

    16.2

    $25,000 to $34,999

    4,775

    15.5

    $35,000 to $49,999

    5,675

    18.4

    $50,000 to $74,999

    5,041

    16.4

    $75,000 to $99,999

    1,866

    6.1

    $100,000 to $149,999

    1,045

    3.4

    $150,000 to $199,999

    361

    1.2

    $200,000 or more

    301

    1

    Median household income (dollars)

    32,256

    (X)

    With earnings

    23,724

    77

    Mean earnings (dollars)

    44,162

    (X)

    With Social Security income

    9,314

    30.2

    Mean Social Security income (dollars)

    10,164

    (X)

    With Supplemental Security Income

    1,768

    5.7

    Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)

    5,690

    (X)

    With public assistance income

    456

    1.5

    Mean public assistance income (dollars)

    2,271

    (X)

    With retirement income

    5,091

    16.5

    Mean retirement income (dollars)

    12,198

    (X)

    Families

    22,570

    100

    Less than $10,000

    1,380

    6.1

    $10,000 to $14,999

    1,429

    6.3

    $15,000 to $24,999

    3,274

    14.5

    $25,000 to $34,999

    3,615

    16

    $35,000 to $49,999

    4,936

    21.9

    $50,000 to $74,999

    4,619

    20.5

    $75,000 to $99,999

    1,730

    7.7

    $100,000 to $149,999

    1,002

    4.4

    $150,000 to $199,999

    341

    1.5

    $200,000 or more

    244

    1.1

    Median family income (dollars)

    39,341

    (X)

    Per capita income (dollars)

    16,922

    (X)

    Median earnings (dollars):

     

     

    Male full-time, year-round workers

    30,444

    (X)

    Female full-time, year-round workers

    20,436

    (X)

    POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)

     

     

    Families

    2,139

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    9.5

    With related children under 18 years

    1,343

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    12.6

    With related children under 5 years

    549

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    14.1

    Families with female householder, no husband present

    598

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    24

    With related children under 18 years

    503

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    34.4

    With related children under 5 years

    127

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    36.4

    Individuals

    9,935

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    13

    18 years and over

    7,191

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    12.4

    65 years and over

    1,808

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    16.8

    Related children under 18 years

    2,642

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    14.5

    Related children 5 to 17 years

    1,918

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    14.2

    Unrelated individuals 15 years and over

    3,234

    (X)

    Percent below poverty level

    (X)

    32

    Source: US Census

    Cullman County People QuickFacts

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    Population, 2009 estimate

    81,778

    Population, percent change, April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009

    5.5%

    Population, 2000

    77,483

    Population, percent change, 1990 to 2000

    14.6%

    Persons under 5 years old, percent, 2008

    6.2%

    Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2008

    22.8%

    Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 2008

    15.6%

    Female persons, percent, 2008

    50.5%

    White persons, percent, 2008 (a)

    96.7%

    Black persons, percent, 2008 (a)

    1.7%

    American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2008 (a)

    0.4%

    Asian persons, percent, 2008 (a)

    0.2%

    Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2008 (a)

    0.0%

    Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2008

    0.9%

    Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2008 (b)

    3.8%

    White persons, not Hispanic, percent, 2008

    93.0%

    Living in same house in 1995 and 2000, pct age 5+, 2000

    59.2%

    Foreign born persons, percent, 2000

    1.7%

    Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2000

    3.4%

    High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2000

    70.4%

    Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2000

    11.9%

    Persons with a disability, age 5+, 2000

    16,422

    Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000

    28.2

    Housing units, 2008

    36,448

    Homeownership rate, 2000

    78.0%

    Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2000

    7.5%

    Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2000

    $85,000

    Households, 2000

    30,706

    Persons per household, 2000

    2.49

    Per capita money income, 1999

    $16,922

    Median household income, 2008

    $39,276

    Persons below poverty, percent, 2004

    14.2%

    Geography QuickFacts

     

    Land area, 2000 (square miles)

    738

    Persons per square mile, 2000

    104.9

    FIPS Code

    43

    Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area

    Cullman , AL Micro Area

    Source: US Census

    Cullman County Business QuickFacts

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    Private nonfarm establishments, 2007

    1,810

    Private nonfarm employment, 2008

    25,080

    Private nonfarm employment, percent change 2000-2007

    14.9%

    Nonemployer establishments, 2007

    6,203

    Manufacturers shipments, 2002 ($1000)

    843,550

    Retail sales, 2002 ($1000)

    683,325

    Retail sales per capita, 2002

    $8,765

    Minority-owned firms, percent of total, 1997

    3.5%

    Women-owned firms, percent of total, 2002

    19.7%

    Building permits, 2008

    51

    Federal spending, 2008 ($1000)

    518,492

    Source: US Census

    Cullman County Social QuickFacts

     

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    Subject

    Number

    Percent

    SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

     

     

    Population 3 years and over enrolled in school

    18,082

    100

    Nursery school, preschool

    1,001

    5.5

    Kindergarten

    1,156

    6.4

    Elementary school (grades 1-8)

    8,595

    47.5

    High school (grades 9-12)

    4,003

    22.1

    College or graduate school

    3,327

    18.4

    EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

     

     

    Population 25 years and over

    51,787

    100

    Less than 9th grade

    5,790

    11.2

    9th to 12th grade, no diploma

    9,532

    18.4

    High school graduate (includes equivalency)

    16,584

    32

    Some college, no degree

    10,227

    19.7

    Associate degree

    3,492

    6.7

    Bachelor's degree

    3,845

    7.4

    Graduate or professional degree

    2,317

    4.5

    Percent high school graduate or higher

    70.4

    (X)

    Percent bachelor's degree or higher

    11.9

    (X)

    MARITAL STATUS

     

     

    Population 15 years and over

    62,111

    100

    Never married

    10,543

    17

    Now married, except separated

    39,472

    63.6

    Separated

    952

    1.5

    Widowed

    4,659

    7.5

    Female

    3,943

    6.3

    Divorced

    6,485

    10.4

    Female

    3,405

    5.5

    GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

     

     

    Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years

    1,418

    100

    Grandparent responsible for grandchildren

    772

    54.4

    VETERAN STATUS

     

     

    Civilian population 18 years and over

    58,717

    100

    Civilian veterans

    7,882

    13.4

    DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION

     

     

    Population 5 to 20 years

    16,983

    100

    With a disability

    1,339

    7.9

    Population 21 to 64 years

    44,108

    100

    With a disability

    9,500

    21.5

    Percent employed

    48.9

    (X)

    No disability

    34,608

    78.5

    Percent employed

    77.3

    (X)

    Population 65 years and over

    10,765

    100

    With a disability

    5,583

    51.9

    RESIDENCE IN 1995

     

     

    Population 5 years and over

    72,614

    100

    Same house in 1995

    42,956

    59.2

    Different house in the U.S. in 1995

    28,903

    39.8

    Same county

    17,965

    24.7

    Different county

    10,938

    15.1

    Same state

    6,885

    9.5

    Different state

    4,053

    5.6

    Elsewhere in 1995

    755

    1

    NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH

     

     

    Total population

    77,483

    100

    Native

    76,153

    98.3

    Born in United States

    75,772

    97.8

    State of residence

    61,149

    78.9

    Different state

    14,623

    18.9

    Born outside United States

    381

    0.5

    Foreign born

    1,330

    1.7

    Entered 1990 to March 2000

    866

    1.1

    Naturalized citizen

    325

    0.4

    Not a citizen

    1,005

    1.3

    REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

     

     

    Total (excluding born at sea)

    1,330

    100

    Europe

    211

    15.9

    Asia

    178

    13.4

    Africa

    13

    1

    Oceania

    5

    0.4

    Latin America

    893

    67.1

    Northern America

    30

    2.3

    LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

     

     

    Population 5 years and over

    72,614

    100

    English only

    70,137

    96.6

    Language other than English

    2,477

    3.4

    Speak English less than 'very well

    1,140

    1.6

    Spanish

    1,654

    2.3

    Speak English less than "very well"

    939

    1.3

    Other Indo-European languages

    563

    0.8

    Speak English less than "very well"

    114

    0.2

    Asian and Pacific Island languages

    202

    0.3

    Speak English less than "very well"

    64

    0.1

    ANCESTRY (single or multiple)

     

     

    Total population

    77,483

    100

    Total ancestries reported

    59,067

    76.2

    Arab

    70

    0.1

    Czech1

    63

    0.1

    Danish

    28

    0

    Dutch

    932

    1.2

    English

    6,194

    8

    French (except Basque)1

    827

    1.1

    French Canadian1

    221

    0.3

    German

    8,302

    10.7

    Greek

    67

    0.1

    Hungarian

    100

    0.1

    Irish1

    8,632

    11.1

    Italian

    952

    1.2

    Lithuanian

    15

    0

    Norwegian

    126

    0.2

    Polish

    370

    0.5

    Portuguese

    17

    0

    Russian

    51

    0.1

    Scotch-Irish

    1,105

    1.4

    Scottish

    1,040

    1.3

    Slovak

    0

    0

    Subsaharan African

    59

    0.1

    Swedish

    157

    0.2

    Swiss

    12

    0

    Ukrainian

    39

    0.1

    United States or American

    18,819

    24.3

    Welsh

    184

    0.2

    West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)

    11

    0

    Other ancestries

    10,674

    13.8

    Source: US Census

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