AL

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

About Samson, AL

Samson, AL is located in Geneva County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Samson is about 1,854 with about 197 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,178.

The Average Home Value is $66,600.00, which is roughly 42% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 65% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $25,109.00, which is roughly 43% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 56% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Samson is about 16.6%.

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

Geneva County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 85.3% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 86.47%
Democratic: 12.71%
Other: 0.81%


Nearby Locations

Chancellor, AL (8.98 mi.)
Coffee Spgs, AL (9.13 mi.)
Kinston, AL (10.24 mi.)
Geneva, AL (11.11 mi.)
Onycha, AL (17.65 mi.)
Opp, AL (17.65 mi.)
Horn Hill, AL (17.65 mi.)
Florala, AL (18.01 mi.)
Black, AL (19.14 mi.)
Enterprise, AL (19.17 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 36477
Latitude : 31.132109
Longitude : -86.069800
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 160 ft.
Area Code(s) : 334

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.43
Male Population Estimate : 47.28%
Female Population Estimate : 48.24%
Median Age : 40.8
Male Median Age : 39.0
Female Median Age : 42.6

White Population Estimate : 81.83%
Black Population Estimate : 9.56%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.62%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.52%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.30%
Other Population Estimate : 2.78%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Geneva County: About 414 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Geneva County is about 33% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 30% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.