AL

National Population : 333,590,059
Alabama State Population : 5,207,608

About Courtland, AL

Courtland, AL is located in Lawrence County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Courtland is about 588 with about 76 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,870.

The Average Home Value is $78,200.00, which is roughly 32% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 59% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $30,655.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 47% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Courtland is about 11.4%.

Alabama is ranked #49 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 10.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Lawrence County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 71.09% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 76.86%
Democratic: 22.22%
Other: 0.92%


Nearby Locations

Hillsboro, AL (6.28 mi.)
Town Creek, AL (7.22 mi.)
Trinity, AL (10.49 mi.)
Moulton, AL (11.16 mi.)
Rogersville, AL (12.15 mi.)
Leighton, AL (13.08 mi.)
Athens, AL (15.49 mi.)
Mount Hope, AL (16.86 mi.)
Danville, AL (17.98 mi.)
Decatur, AL (18.39 mi.)
Tanner, AL (19.01 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 35618
Latitude : 34.671852
Longitude : -87.288651
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 576 ft.
Area Code(s) : 256

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.21
Male Population Estimate : 46.74%
Female Population Estimate : 53.26%
Median Age : 40.9
Male Median Age : 38.0
Female Median Age : 43.6

White Population Estimate : 45.51%
Black Population Estimate : 52.67%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.39%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.21%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.16%
Indian Population Estimate : 3.16%
Other Population Estimate : 1.02%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Courtland specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lawrence County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lawrence County: About 260 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lawrence County is about 39% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 10% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.