AL

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

About West Blocton, AL

West Blocton, AL is located in Bibb County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for West Blocton is about 1,252 with about 100 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,841.

The Average Home Value is $86,400.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,639.00, which is roughly 5% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for West Blocton is about 9.5%.

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

Bibb County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 73.61% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 78.43%
Democratic: 20.7%
Other: 0.88%


Nearby Locations

Lake View, AL (6.06 mi.)
Mc Calla, AL (6.06 mi.)
Woodstock, AL (6.26 mi.)
Vance, AL (7.71 mi.)
Brookwood, AL (9.66 mi.)
Helena, AL (11.36 mi.)
Maylene, AL (12.33 mi.)
Brierfield, AL (12.50 mi.)
Montevallo, AL (13.73 mi.)
Hueytown, AL (14.32 mi.)
Alabaster, AL (14.66 mi.)
Bessemer, AL (15.43 mi.)
Brighton, AL (15.43 mi.)
Indian Spgs, AL (17.46 mi.)
Indn Spgs Vlg, AL (17.46 mi.)
Indian Springs, AL (17.46 mi.)
Pelham, AL (17.46 mi.)
Centreville, AL (17.83 mi.)
Adger, AL (18.12 mi.)
Dolomite, AL (18.96 mi.)
Coaling, AL (19.05 mi.)
Cottondale, AL (19.05 mi.)
Vestavia, AL (19.65 mi.)
Bluff Park, AL (19.65 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 35184
Latitude : 33.119308
Longitude : -87.166764
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 435 ft.
Area Code(s) : 205

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.70
Male Population Estimate : 50.23%
Female Population Estimate : 49.77%
Median Age : 37.7
Male Median Age : 36.6
Female Median Age : 38.9

White Population Estimate : 91.41%
Black Population Estimate : 7.88%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.66%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.55%
Other Population Estimate : 0.74%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of West Blocton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Bibb County: About 10 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Bibb County: About 89 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Bibb County is about 61% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 69% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.