AL

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

About Silas, AL

Silas, AL is located in Choctaw County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Silas is about 430 with about 31 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,143.

The Average Home Value is $55,700.00, which is roughly 52% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 70% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $29,254.00, which is roughly 33% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 49% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Silas is about 5.3%.

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

Choctaw County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 27.22% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 57.56%
Democratic: 41.89%
Other: 0.55%


Nearby Locations

Gilbertown, AL (7.31 mi.)
Bigbee, AL (9.85 mi.)
Millry, AL (9.85 mi.)
Frankville, AL (12.27 mi.)
Coffeeville, AL (13.83 mi.)
Toxey, AL (14.46 mi.)
Melvin, AL (14.75 mi.)
Needham, AL (17.54 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 36919
Latitude : 31.779820
Longitude : -88.279018
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 188 ft.
Area Code(s) : 251

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.52
Male Population Estimate : 48.81%
Female Population Estimate : 51.19%
Median Age : 40.6
Male Median Age : 39.4
Female Median Age : 41.5

White Population Estimate : 46.20%
Black Population Estimate : 53.76%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.28%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.23%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.19%
Other Population Estimate : 0.00%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Silas specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Choctaw County: About 12 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2019)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Choctaw County: About 128 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Choctaw County is about 67% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 55% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.