AL

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

About Gainesville, AL

Gainesville, AL is located in Sumter County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Gainesville is about 183 with about 41 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 654.

The Average Home Value is $0.00, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 100% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $12,500.00, which is roughly 72% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 78% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Gainesville is about 0%.

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

Sumter County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 65.62% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 73.88%
Republican: 25.4%
Other: 0.72%


Nearby Locations

Boligee, AL (8.39 mi.)
Epes, AL (8.88 mi.)
Emelle, AL (9.83 mi.)
Coatopa, AL (14.96 mi.)
Livingston, AL (14.96 mi.)
Union, AL (15.41 mi.)
Eutaw, AL (15.41 mi.)
Forkland, AL (19.95 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 35464
Latitude : 32.798222
Longitude : -88.175454
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 177 ft.
Area Code(s) : 205

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.60
Male Population Estimate : 43.88%
Female Population Estimate : 56.12%
Median Age : 32.6
Male Median Age : 29.5
Female Median Age : 34.3

White Population Estimate : 11.47%
Black Population Estimate : 88.69%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.00%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Other Population Estimate : 0.00%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Gainesville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Sumter County: About 19 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Sumter County: About 435 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Sumter County is about 79% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 34% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.