County Line, Alabama

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County Line, Alabama
Town
Location in Blount County and the state of Alabama
Location in Blount County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 33°49′10″N 86°43′45″W / 33.81944°N 86.72917°W / 33.81944; -86.72917
Country United States
State Alabama
Counties Blount, Jefferson
Government
 • Mayor Sue Blackmon
Area
 • Total 1.0 sq mi (2.5 km2)
 • Land 1.0 sq mi (2.5 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 554 ft (169 m)
Population (2013)[1]
 • Total 259
 • Density 267/sq mi (103.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 01-17968
GNIS feature ID 0116712

County Line is a town in Blount and Jefferson counties in the State of Alabama. At the 2010 census the population was 258.[2]

Geography[edit]

County Line is located at 33°49'10.722" North, 86°43'45.433" West (33.819645, -86.729287)[3], 1.3 miles (2.1 km) east of Trafford.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2), all of it land.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 278
1970 199 −28.4%
1980 199 0.0%
1990 189 −5.0%
2000 257 36.0%
2010 258 0.4%
Est. 2013 259 0.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]
2013 Estimate[5]

As of the census of 2000, there were 257 people, 97 households, and 73 families residing in the town. The population density was 270.5 people per square mile (104.5/km2). There were 106 housing units at an average density of 111.6 per square mile (43.1/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 95.72% White, 2.72% Black or African American, and 1.56% from two or more races. 1.17% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 97 households out of which 40.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.7% were married couples living together, 11.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.7% were non-families. 23.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.12.

In the town the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 12.1% from 18 to 24, 31.1% from 25 to 44, 19.8% from 45 to 64, and 10.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 114.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 110.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $35,625, and the median income for a family was $37,500. Males had a median income of $28,500 versus $21,250 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,621. About 13.8% of families and 17.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 30.4% of those under the age of eighteen and 9.1% of those sixty five or over.

Local government[edit]

County Line incorporated on March 1, 1972, as a town.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 33°49′11″N 86°43′45″W / 33.819645°N 86.729287°W / 33.819645; -86.729287