AL

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

About Shorter, AL

Shorter, AL is located in Macon County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Shorter is about 395 with about 33 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,226.

The Average Home Value is $85,400.00, which is roughly 26% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 55% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $39,500.00, which is roughly 10% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 31% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Shorter is about 18.1%.

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

Macon County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 78.32% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 81.49%
Republican: 17.67%
Other: 0.85%


Nearby Locations

Cecil, AL (8.42 mi.)
Tallassee, AL (9.69 mi.)
Pike Road, AL (9.99 mi.)
Hardaway, AL (10.96 mi.)
Tuskegee Inst, AL (13.60 mi.)
Tuskegee, AL (15.45 mi.)
Fitzpatrick, AL (16.02 mi.)
Wetumpka, AL (16.40 mi.)
Mafb Gun Annx, AL (17.10 mi.)
Montgomery, AL (18.45 mi.)
Eclectic, AL (19.14 mi.)
Mathews, AL (19.88 mi.)
Notasulga, AL (19.99 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 36075
Latitude : 32.383676
Longitude : -85.903946
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 308 ft.
Area Code(s) : 334

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.58
Male Population Estimate : 47.44%
Female Population Estimate : 52.56%
Median Age : 41.6
Male Median Age : 41.2
Female Median Age : 42.0

White Population Estimate : 25.07%
Black Population Estimate : 74.57%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.40%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.31%
Other Population Estimate : 0.18%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Shorter specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Macon County: About 38 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Macon County: About 734 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Macon County is about 90% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 61% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.