sylacauga Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 620 9.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,849 42.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,829 27.2 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 949 14.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 479 7.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,549 82.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,164 17.3 % 17.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 12,749 - -
19 years old and under 3,632 28.5 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 3,984 31.2 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,140 24.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,993 15.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,295 96.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 383 3.3 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 8 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,708 36.1 % 33.5 %
Married 1,986 42.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 295 6.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 741 15.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,822 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,926 84.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 896 15.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,069 69.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 59 1.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 379 6.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 441 7.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 347 6.0 % 4.8 %
20 or More Units 276 4.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 251 4.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 640 11.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 665 11.4 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 948 16.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 984 16.9 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,560 26.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 491 8.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,890 49.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 10 0.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 1,820 31.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 117 2.0 % 4.1 %
Wood 65 1.1 % 1.8 %
None 24 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,932 63.9 % 75.5 %
African-American 4,222 34.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 59 0.5 % 0.8 %
Some Other Race 191 1.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 33,407 55,775
Median Family Income 42,466 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 19,357 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 66.67 %
  • Temperature 89.74 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.56 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 13.62
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.09 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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