Bryant, Alabama

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Bryant is an unincorporated community in Jackson County, Alabama, United States. At the 2000 census the population was 3,295.

Geography[edit]

Bryant's coordinates are 34.92 N. Lat. 85.63 W. Long.

Bryant covers a land area of 49.977 square miles (129.44 km2) and a water area of 0.004 square miles (0.010 km2).

Demographics[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 3,295 people. The population density was 65.9 persons per square mile. The racial makeup of the town was 93.8% White, 1.1% Black, 1.4% American Indian and Alaska Native, and 2.6% from two or more races. 1.8%% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

In Bryant the population was spread out with 25.1% under the age of 18 and 10.3% who were 64 years of age or older. Marriage status: 16.9% never married, 67.1% now married, 5.8% widowed, and 10.2% divorced.

The per capita income for Bryant was $13,871. About 14.2% of the population were below the poverty line.

Education[edit]

Bryant is home to Bryant Elementary School, which is part of the Jackson County School System.[1]

Bryant is also home to Mountain View Christian Academy, a private Christian school with Pre-school through 12th grade.[2]

Media[edit]

Bryant is the community of license for one radio station, WWFC-LP (99.9 FM).

References[edit]

  • Garoogian, David ed. (2003). Profiles of America: Facts, Figures & Statistics for Every Populated Place in the United States. Second edition. Volume 1. Millerton, NY: Grey House Publishing. ISBN 1-59237-013-6


Coordinates: 34°56′37″N 85°37′56″W / 34.94361°N 85.63222°W / 34.94361; -85.63222