AL

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

About Sanford, AL

Sanford, AL is located in Covington County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Sanford is about 254 with about 23 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 11,301.

The Average Home Value is $108,900.00, which is roughly 5% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 42% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,229.00, which is roughly 1% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Sanford is about 2.3%.

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

Covington County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 81.35% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 83.68%
Democratic: 15.61%
Other: 0.71%


Nearby Locations

Wing, AL (7.89 mi.)
Red Level, AL (15.22 mi.)
Onycha, AL (18.66 mi.)
Opp, AL (18.66 mi.)
Horn Hill, AL (18.66 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 36420
Latitude : 31.223546
Longitude : -86.601949
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 155 ft.
Area Code(s) : 334

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.42
Male Population Estimate : 44.62%
Female Population Estimate : 49.83%
Median Age : 39.9
Male Median Age : 37.8
Female Median Age : 42.5

White Population Estimate : 76.74%
Black Population Estimate : 16.79%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.78%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.75%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.12%
Other Population Estimate : 0.59%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Sanford specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Covington County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Covington County: About 331 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Covington County is about 14% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 13% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.