bessemer Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 30 2.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 475 41.6 % 32.6 %
Some College 357 31.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 218 19.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 62 5.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 1,081 94.7 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 231 20.2 % 20.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,935 - -
19 years old and under 395 20.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 501 25.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 668 34.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 371 19.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,755 96.9 % 84.6 %
Spanish 8 0.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 48 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 194 26.8 % 33.5 %
Married 401 55.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 3 0.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 125 17.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,121 - -
Occupied Housing Units 857 76.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 264 23.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 912 81.4 % 61.4 %
2-Units 48 4.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 55 4.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 65 5.8 % 4.8 %
20 or More Units 31 2.8 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 10 0.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 31 2.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 68 6.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 73 6.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 63 5.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 186 16.6 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 680 60.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 13 1.2 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 30 2.7 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 692 61.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 35 3.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 64 5.7 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 10 0.9 % 0.4 %
None 13 1.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,845 96.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 17 0.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 46 2.4 % 0.8 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,020 55,775
Median Family Income 53,750 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 24,597 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 66.35 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.14 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 11.61
    [CDD] 0.53
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com